Database Administrator 002

Market Force Information   •  

Peachtree Corners, GA

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

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Less than 5 years

Posted 28 days ago

Market Force Information LLC operates in the exciting and growing industry of customer experience management. Increasingly multi-location businesses such as retailers, restaurants, banks, hotels and others are differentiating themselves in hyper-competitive markets byfocusing on and investing in the experience that they deliver to their customers. These brands need to understand what matters most to their customers, where they are not meeting expectations and what the financial ROI could be for various improvements that they might make in their businesses. That’s where Market Force comes in.

Serving over 200 clients globally, Market Force provides a host ofmeasurement, analytics and reporting services that empower its clients to protect their brand’s reputation, delight customers, and grow their revenues. We seek out talented, collaborative, and creative team members who are passionately committed to supporting our business and helping our clients reach their goals. Currently, we are looking for a Database Administrator to join the Application Development team.

The Database Administrator is responsible for providing operational database services as well as project-level support to the organization. This DBA role will have a primary focus on MySQL Databases, but witha need to support a SQL Server system as required. The role is best suited for someone with a service-oriented mentality and a high sense of ownership of the problems and requests assigned. The idealcandidate will also possess the ability to focus on managing and resolving issues and proactively escalating any issues that cannot be resolved within the established timeframes.

In support of this, duties of the Database Administrator include:

  • Perform day-to-day production MySQL database administration tasks in a Linux environment, including maintenance, troubleshooting, scaling, tuning, optimization, installation, upgrades, backup/recovery, and data migration across multiple data centers and multipledatabase server architectures/systems.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve production database issues
  • Ensure performance, security, and availability of databases
  • Profile server resource usage, optimize and tweak as necessary
  • Maintain database design/release documentation
  • Work closely with other member of the Application Development Team to design and implement optimal solutions

The successful candidate for this position will possess:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Mathematics or related IT field (preferred)
  • 3+ years’ hands on experience in designing and administering MySQL databases and knowledge of de-facto standards and best practices in MySQL
  • Experience with replication configuration in MySQL
  • Understanding of MySQL’s underlying storage engines, such as InnoDB and MyISAM
  • Proficient in writing and optimizing T-SQL statements
  • Ability to plan resource requirements from high level specifications
  • An Understanding of Unix shell scripting and the ability to automate routine tasks
  • Familiarity with monitoring tools and how to apply to the DB environment
  • The ability to support environments remotely while on On-Call
  • Hands-on experience with NoSQL / non-relational databases
  • ETL / data migration experience with large data sets
  • Experience with data modeling in relational databases and writing complex T-SQL queries
  • Familiarity/ Experience with SQL Cloud Services such as Microsoft Azure or Amazon Web Services
  • Knowledge of High Availability (HA) and Disaster Recovery (DR) options for MySQL
  • 1+ years’ experience with SQL Server Database Administration (preferred)

Market Force Information fosters an environment of energy, learning and growth. Along with offering competitive pay, we are excited tooffer great employee benefits including:

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Life Insurance
  • STD/ LTD
  • 401K

Market Force Information is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

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