MySQL/SQL DBA - Database Administrator

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3 - 6 months rolling
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
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MySQL/SQL DBA - Database Administrator

£500 per day/3 to 6 months rolling

A leading London based software development company seek an experienced MySQL/SQL DBA for ongoing software development projects.

The SQL/MySQL DBA responsibilities include:

  • Scripting & managing production database changes supporting the database portion of releases to production environments.
  • Peer review of changes written by developers.
  • Capacity management & performance tuning.
  • Reviewing scripts & advising on suitability &/or improvements.
  • Consulting to teams within the organisation on database design, optimisation etc.
  • Tuning SQL databases.

The skills for the MySQL/SQL DBA role, are:

  • Experience administering & tuning Percona MySQL.
  • Significant experience of production MySQL database administration - installation, instance creation and cloning, monitoring, managing users implement auditing.
  • Significant experience with SQL.
  • Proven involvement with release and change management.
  • Practical, commercial experience with High Availability, High Transaction MySQL installations.
  • Significant experience supporting MySQL on Linux in a commercial, production environment.
  • Proven ability with Shell Scripting.
  • Performance Monitoring in Linux based environments.
  • Desirable MySQL/SQL DBA Skills
  • Experience with Datamodelling.
  • Exposure to NOSQL databases such as MongoDB.
MySQL/SQL DBA - Database Administrator