#1 High-Tech company in Las Vegas, NV seeking a MySQL DBA to start ASAP. Not only do we offer a very ATTRACTIVE base-salary, but we also provide you with excellent medical, dental and vision plan, 401K, Vacation, Sick leave, and Educational benefits!
Tasks and Responsibilities:
•Research and explore other database systems or alternatives (MySQL cluster/partitioned table, Postgres, Oracle, etc.)
•Database Administration (backups, monitoring, upgrades, and schema changes)
•Schema and DB server design (file system type, star schema…)
•Quickly diagnose server problems, and employ preventive measures to maintain high availability queries, schemas and server configurations.
•Perform all duties listed above in a high-volume multiple server environment
Skills and Qualifications:
•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) a plus
•Experience specifically with Linux/MySQL Administration (network, file system, memory and performance) a plus
•Knowledge and experience in developing web based applications a plus