Database Developer

Transperfect   •  

Maynard, MA

5 - 7 years

Posted 305 days ago

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ID2018-9863Category Software DevelopmentLocationUS-MA-Maynard


As a result of continued demand for our products and services, is looking to expand their office conveniently located in downtown Maynard, MA, just a short ride from Rte 495, west of Boston. We are looking for a client-focused, self-motivated employee to join our “startup within an established company” and work on a product with explosive growth. You will be working on website projects for major Fortune 500 companies. Your work will directly impact live websites of our worldwide client base. is the world leader in website localization.  We are the largest privately held translation company in the world with a network of 25,000 linguists.


Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Participate in database design and architecture discussions to ensure database stability, availability, integrity and performance
  • Maintain and improve legacy databases
  • Work with other developers to optimize in-application SQL logic
  • Improve existing database logic by performing bug fixes, tuning and rewriting if necessary.
  • Monitor database performance and implement performance improvements
  • Work with Dev Ops team to optimize database server configurations, improve data backup strategies, manage security and perform space management/capacity planning
  • Contribute to establishing and communicating best practices for developing database schemas, SQL statements, view, triggers and stored procedures
  • Research current technologies and recommend tools and approaches to improving our database usage


  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years developing and maintaining SQL databases
  • Strong knowledge and experience working with MySQL and MariaDB on Linux platforms
  • Strong knowledge and experience working with MySQL/MariaDB stored procedures, views, and triggers
  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously, meet deadlines, while effectively managing priorities and communicating progress


Desired skills and experience:

  • Familiarity with writing code in PHP
  • Familiarity with Linux shell scripting