MySQL DBA

Ascent Austin, TX
Please call Bhavna Khanna at 925-627-4981 for any questions

MySQL DBA
Location: Austin, TX
6 month contract

QUALIFICATIONS
  • 7-10 years of DBA experience, managing MySQL databases, Versions 11g and onwards
  • Strong understanding of MySQL database fundamentals
  • Strong understanding of MySQL Native Replication fundamentals
  • Strong understanding of MySQL database security management
  • Should have strong UNIX platform skills and understanding of network, storage, tiered application environments and security.
  • Proficiency in writing SQL procedures and functions for administration and application support
  • Strong knowledge of operating systems, Shell scripting, Perl/Python scripting is a plus
  • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science or Information technology field is a must.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Architecture, engineering, deployment and support of MySQL database environment.
  • Manage, support and maintain database technology and infrastructure, adhering to the architectural guidelines and policies.
  • Database administration for off the shelf and internally developed applications, ensure continuous 24x7 operation and availability in support of mission critical business applications and participating in on-call rotation.
  • Install, configure, monitor, upgrade and maintain MySQL databases in production and non-production environments.
  • Support local/across the DC failover with High Availability Disaster Recovery environment with MySQL native Replication. Participate in Database Maintenance and DR activities.
  • Write/maintain OS level scripts for DB automation and application maintenance.
  • Regular database capacity planning related to database growth and system utilization, trend analysis, predictive future database resource requirements, and the structured organized reporting of the same.
  • Work closely with other Infrastructure engineering, product development, business operations, and technical operations to ensure delivery of database services within the SLA’s and performance targets.
  • Adapt business requirements, model data, and develop database specifications, table and element attributes.
Please call Bhavna Khanna at 925-627-4981 for any questions