MySQL DBA - SC Cleared

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  • Location:

    Bridgend, Wales

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  • Salary:

    £495 - £500 per day

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    Jamie Kenward

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    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

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MySQL DBA - SC Cleared

Company: Global IT Consultancy

Location: Bridgend

Duration: Initially 3 months

Rate: £500 a day (inside IR35)

MySQL DBA: You will play a key role within a wider database team acting as a subject matter expert for MySQL provide advice and guidance on projects and database management for complex MySQL database environments. Working closely with the Infrastructure and Applications team you will play a key role in ensuring database performance, configuration, development and maintenance as well as identifying opportunity for service improvements.

+++ Please note that this is an SC Cleared role +++

Core Skills

  • Experience of Database Administration within MySQL 5+ at enterprise level including complex clustering (InnoDB Cluster/Galera Cluster) and multi-master replication schemes (including MySQL Fabric).
  • High level of expertise as a DBA in the administration, design and implementation of backups, performance tuning (using MySQL Enterprise Monitor or directly accessing the performance_schema), management, and provisioning of MySQL database instances.
  • Experience of MySQL on public cloud, including Amazon Aurora MySQL.
  • Basic Linux system administration and bash scripting experience.
  • Knowledge of Oracle and/or PostgreSQL would be a distinct advantageous as well as the ability to work across a range of technologies and applications in support of MySQL.
  • Automation experience using Ansible would be advantageous, including creation of new Ansible playbooks/roles and supporting existing playbooks/roles.

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