Job Description :
MySQL DBA:

Seattle WA or Austin TX or Dallas TXC

andidate needs to be in Vancouver Canada for first 4 weeks and can work in Seattle WA or Austin TX or Dallas TX.

-          Mysql DB Administration

-          Perl – for using the existing scripts. Building new ones for maintenance activities

-          Linux – DB installations, patching and daily maintenance from DB standpoint.

Description :

             5+ years of strong MySQL (versions 4.x and 5.x) DBA experience in a production facing environment.

             Linux sytems administration skills required, for the purpsoses of systems restarts, backup restores, storage management

             Expert knowledge of native MySQL tools (Percona) for analysis and troubleshooting.

             Perl scripting skills required. Bash, python, or ruby a strong plus.

             Experience with datacenter and cloud based virtualization – AWS RDS/Aurora, KVM, VMWare.

             Experience working closely or in development teams to provide support of database environments, and triage and feedback for bugs and performance issues discovered in the field or through instrumentation, alerting.

             Experience with logging and analysis tools – Logstash+Elasticsearch, Statsd+Grafana, Cacti, Nagios, Loggly, Splunk, etc. a strong plus

             Experience migrating on-prem databases to AWS Cloud a strong plus

             Effective English written and verbal communication skills.

             Developed problem-solving and analytical abilities.

             Experience supporting high-availability, 24/7 Production systems and networks.

             Proven skill and commitment to building and maintaining relationships with co-workers, customers and vendors.