Role : MYSQL DBA
Location : Sunnyvale, CA
Duration: 6+ months
Rate: $50/hr. on C2C(All Inclusive)
We have a need for a Senior Level MYSQL DBA in Sunnyvale, CA.
We are looking for a senior level experienced MySQL database administrator who will be responsible for ensuring the performance, availability, and security of clusters of MySQL instances. You will also be responsible for orchestrating upgrades, backups, and provisioning of database instances. You will also work in tandem with the other teams, preparing documentations and specifications as required.
- Provision MySQL instances, both in clustered and non-clustered configurations
- Prepare documentations and specifications
- Handle database procedures, such as upgrade, backup, recovery, migration, etc.
- Handle complex database procedures, planning, scaling and optimization to meet the needs of the business
- Profile server resource usage, optimize and tweak as necessary
- Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders
- Deploy, maintain, and monitor MySQL server instances in physical and virtual environments
- Develop and maintain replication, backup, and disaster recovery strategies
- Ensure security, privacy and data integrity in all MySQL environments
- Optimize and tune MySQL server performance.
Skills and Qualifications:
- Expert proficiency in MySQL and Oracle database management
- Expert experience with recent versions of MySQL and in writing and optimizing SQL statements
- Strong understanding of MySQL’s underlying storage engines
- 6+ years’ experience configuring and troubleshooting MySQL replication
- Ability to plan resource requirements from high level specifications
- Familiarity with other SQL/NoSQL databases such as PostgreSQL, MongoDB, etc.
- Strong understanding of limitations in MySQL and their workarounds in contrast to other popular relational databases
- Experience with database backup, restoration and DR planning and execution.
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