The hottest thing in the desert is not the sun! The Selling Source is THE premier player in technology marketing and we are growing at an unprecedented pace! Located in the heart of Las Vegas, we have immediate openings for a MySQL DBA. We are the true innovators in the world of open source development. JOIN OUR TEAM NOW!!!
-Research and explore other database systems or alternatives (mysql cluster/partitioned tables, postgres, oracle, etc.)
-Database Administration (Backups, monitoring, upgrades, and schema
-Schema and DB Server design (file system type, star schema....)
-Quickly diagnosis server problems, and employ preventive measures to maintain high availability
-Continually create/test/implement performance and scalability improvements for queries,schemas and server configurations.
-Perform all duties listed above in high-volume multiple server environment
- Proficient in SQL (including MySQL-specific use)
- Experience in DB backup, recovery, schema design and optimization techniques
- Experience with high volume MySQL database administration
- Troubleshooting and problem resolution skills with MySQL
– Ability to work independently, as well as collaboratively with other staff members, to complete short and long term projects.
- Strong communication skills for interaction with other teams and departments
- Experience with MySQL replication (multi-master, master-slave)
- Experience specifically with Linux/MySQL administration (network, file system, memory and performance)
– Knowledge and experience in developing web based applications
-Post/Oracle experience -Perl fluency.