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MySQL DBA Engineer
Ref No.: 17-04871
Location: Alpharetta, Georgia
Immediate need for a MySQL DBA Engineer with experience in the Financial Services Industry. This is a 12+ months contract opportunity with long-term potential located in Alpharetta, GA. Please review the job description below:

Job ID: 17-04871

Key Responsibilities:
  • 7+ years working with MySQL on LINUX and Cloud.
  • MySQL.
  • Optimization
  • Replication
  • Performance Tuning
  • Clustering
  • MySQL internals.

Key Requirements and Technology Experience:
  • 7+ years of experience administering MySQL replication, configuration, and deployment strategies
  • Strong Knowledge with database architecture design, including data partitioning and application partitioning
  • Strong understanding of distributed systems, different levels of data consistency, CAP theorem
  • Expert knowledge in maintaining, building, supporting, tuning, and monitoring production in MySQL database servers.
  • Must be highly proficient in all aspects of database administration, including backup/recovery/replication, clustering, advanced performance tuning, and proactive monitoring.
  • Understand data locking concepts and the different levels of locking in MySQL
  • Familiarity with Cassandra, MongoDB or other NOSQL persistence systems
  • Strong scripting experience (shell, Python, etc).
  • Expertise in cloud hosted infrastructure on public clouds (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud etc).
  • Experience with infrastructure as code design, implementation and tools such as Ansible, Terraform, DSC etc.

Our client is a leading Financial Services Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. Qualified candidates should apply online for immediate consideration.