$80K — $100K *
WHAT THIS ROLE WILL DO
·Continuously improving the reliability and performance of existing open-source database platforms
(focus on MySQL but not limited to), both cloud and on-prem solutions
·Adopt self-service tools to facilitate the usability of the datastore services to help the engineering
development (or developer) success.
·Provide sufficient user support of database systems and database code deployments
·Plan the growth and manage the capacity and the life-cycle of the current production open-source
·Provide database advisory expertise to collaborating engineering teams (Database change reviews,
database architecture solution, benchmark testing, PoC collaboration, performance tuning,
·Support and debug database production issues and investigate external services or other levels of
the architecture stack for root cause analysis.
·Strategize on building proactive monitoring and alerting to pre-empt outages
·Participate in the OnCall rotation, including L1 OnCall for the overall enterprise database stacks, and
provide support during scheduled ticketing OnSale hours.
5+ years of experience administering and managing OpenSource MySQL, MariaDB, AWS Aurora or Percona.
·Deep knowledge and experience designing and maintaining relational databases MySQL
·5+ years building and maintaining complex mission-critical production database systems.
·Experience analyzing issues from the application tier to database.
·Experience working directly with cross-functional teams, resolving data or/and database related
·Experience using at least one benchmarking tool for database performance testing, such as HammerDB, Sysbench or other tools
·Working knowledge of at least one scripting language (Shell, Python).
·Have excellent written and verbal English communication skills.
·Have experience working in a distributed remote environment.
·Have a natural drive to learn new technologies, participate in PoC, and provide the best datastore
solutions to meet the business requirement.
·Have a high inclination to document often on acquired knowledge or processes and share them
among the team, so that others can also contribute, freeing yourself to work on other projects .
·Engineering minded and motivated to remove repeated manual tasks with automation
·Understand and willing to adopt SDLC and Agile best practices.
·Know your way around Linux and the Unix Shell.
·Have a strong level of independence
Valid through: 9/24/2021
$80K — $100K *
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