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Senior MySQL DBA

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Technical Skills Expert experience and knowledge in the following areas: • MySQL DBA with experience with MySQL 5.x, 8.x - MySQL certification preferred • Extensive MySQL DBA technical experience in the following: High Availability solutions using replication, Backup and recovery using MySQL dumps and Percona tools [i.e., Xtrabackup] Performance tuning, production operations & support Security Administration • Experience coding and scripting - e.g., Python, Bash, Powershell or equivalent. • Extensive experience in Linux and Unix environments • Previous Analytic and troubleshooting experience is required • Experience using orchestration tools such as Terraform, Ansible, Chef • Extensive industry experience (5+ yrs) that include serving as a DBA in all facets of DBMS design, implementation, deployment, administration and maintenance, and project coordination • Five or more years of experience in database environment life cycle management and support of production and development environments • Experience with Oracle 12C, Postgres 10.x, 11.x a plus. • Experienced in database and disk system performance tuning • Knowledge of change control and associated procedures. • Continuous Integration/Delivery tools - e.g Gitlab or Jenkins. Skills:

Terraform, Database, MySQL, SQL, Oracle, SQL Server, Kubernetes, performance tuning, Azure, Infrastructure as Code Top Skills Details:

1.) MySQL Production Database Administration - We are looking for 5 years of enterprise MySQL database administration including full production support lifecycle for almost 1000 database instances in MySQL, Postgres, and Oracle. This person needs to have experience with High Availability/no downtime data replication, user administration, performance tuning, performance monitoring, working with binary logs, applying alters, and troubleshooting for truly large MySQL instances. Experience with PostGres is highly preferred. Oracle experience is a plus. 2.)Experience with automation tools-ansible is preferred but open to chef and puppet as well. This is a Dev Ops Centric environment- this person should have worked through Dev Ops Centric support procedures. What are the specific duties w/respect to devops? It's really a matter of using code to manage instances and managing database instances (monitoring, managing, etc. load balancers) with code so you don't have to touch every instance. 3. Scripting skills - would like candidates to have perl or python. Additional Skills & Qualifications:

NICE TO HAVE: Azure/Public Cloud Migration Experience-Most of the databases will be hosted in VMs on Azure, so the specific platform isn't that critical, but we want a strong grasp of the fundamentals of public cloud.We are looking for specific technology and experience here, but the most critical part is having the attitude to learn new technologies and help deliver this massive effort. Experience Level:

Expert Level

About TEKsystems:

We're partners in transformation. We help clients activate ideas and solutions to take advantage of a new world of opportunity. We are a team of 80,000 strong, working with over 6,000 clients, including 80% of the Fortune 500, across North America, Europe and Asia. As an industry leader in Full-Stack Technology Services, Talent Services, and real-world application, we work with progressive leaders to drive change. That's the power of true partnership. TEKsystems is an Allegis Group company.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

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Location US-GA-Alpharetta
Employment Type Contractor
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate N/A
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TEKsystems, Inc

We’re partners in transformation. We help clients activate ideas and solutions to take advantage of a new world of opportunity. We are a team of 80,000 strong, working with over 6,000 clients, including 80% of the Fortune 500, across North America, Europe and Asia. As an industry leader in Full-Stack Technology Services, Talent Services and real-world application, we work with progressive leaders to drive change. That’s the power of true partnership. TEKsystems is an Allegis Group company. Learn More

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Job Description

Description:

Technical Skills Expert experience and knowledge in the following areas: • MySQL DBA with experience with MySQL 5.x, 8.x - MySQL certification preferred • Extensive MySQL DBA technical experience in the following: High Availability solutions using replication, Backup and recovery using MySQL dumps and Percona tools [i.e., Xtrabackup] Performance tuning, production operations & support Security Administration • Experience coding and scripting - e.g., Python, Bash, Powershell or equivalent. • Extensive experience in Linux and Unix environments • Previous Analytic and troubleshooting experience is required • Experience using orchestration tools such as Terraform, Ansible, Chef • Extensive industry experience (5+ yrs) that include serving as a DBA in all facets of DBMS design, implementation, deployment, administration and maintenance, and project coordination • Five or more years of experience in database environment life cycle management and support of production and development environments • Experience with Oracle 12C, Postgres 10.x, 11.x a plus. • Experienced in database and disk system performance tuning • Knowledge of change control and associated procedures. • Continuous Integration/Delivery tools - e.g Gitlab or Jenkins. Skills:

Terraform, Database, MySQL, SQL, Oracle, SQL Server, Kubernetes, performance tuning, Azure, Infrastructure as Code Top Skills Details:

1.) MySQL Production Database Administration - We are looking for 5 years of enterprise MySQL database administration including full production support lifecycle for almost 1000 database instances in MySQL, Postgres, and Oracle. This person needs to have experience with High Availability/no downtime data replication, user administration, performance tuning, performance monitoring, working with binary logs, applying alters, and troubleshooting for truly large MySQL instances. Experience with PostGres is highly preferred. Oracle experience is a plus. 2.)Experience with automation tools-ansible is preferred but open to chef and puppet as well. This is a Dev Ops Centric environment- this person should have worked through Dev Ops Centric support procedures. What are the specific duties w/respect to devops? It's really a matter of using code to manage instances and managing database instances (monitoring, managing, etc. load balancers) with code so you don't have to touch every instance. 3. Scripting skills - would like candidates to have perl or python. Additional Skills & Qualifications:

NICE TO HAVE: Azure/Public Cloud Migration Experience-Most of the databases will be hosted in VMs on Azure, so the specific platform isn't that critical, but we want a strong grasp of the fundamentals of public cloud.We are looking for specific technology and experience here, but the most critical part is having the attitude to learn new technologies and help deliver this massive effort. Experience Level:

Expert Level

About TEKsystems:

We're partners in transformation. We help clients activate ideas and solutions to take advantage of a new world of opportunity. We are a team of 80,000 strong, working with over 6,000 clients, including 80% of the Fortune 500, across North America, Europe and Asia. As an industry leader in Full-Stack Technology Services, Talent Services, and real-world application, we work with progressive leaders to drive change. That's the power of true partnership. TEKsystems is an Allegis Group company.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

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