Friday, January 12, 2007

Opportunity for a MySQL DBA

I am looking for a MySQL Database Administrator to join my team. The position will be located at our Greenwich, Connecticut headquarters. The ideal candidate will have a mix of database technologies, predominantly MySQL, as well as a minimum of three years experience as a Database Administrator on the Linux platform.

Responsibilities
  • Administer Backup/Recovery processes
  • Install and Configure Database Software
  • Identify and resolve performance problems.
  • Automate day-to-day tasks as needed.
  • Rotating on-duty coverage is expected.
  • Manage access to database resources

Required Skills
  • 3+ years experience as MySQL DBA in a production Linux environment.
  • 1+ years experience with MySQL 5.0.
  • 2+ years exposure to Oracle in a production or development environment.
  • Day-to-day Database Administration.
  • Backup and Recovery using InnoDB Backup, Zmanda, mysqldump.
  • MySQL Replication.
  • Ability to quickly diagnose and resolve performance using standard tools.
  • Some experience with both MySQL and Oracle partitioning.
  • Self-starter with initiative and desire to learn.
  • Ability to work quickly in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to communicate clearly, constructively and concisely to peers and end-users.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and drive issues to closure.

Desired Skills
  • Automation of DBA tasks (Perl, CGI, Ksh, PHP) .
  • Some experience in Oracle 10g, MySQL 5.1.
  • DR Strategies including Replication/Standby Database.
  • Supporting mission critical systems in 24x7 environment

For further consideration, candidates should send their resume, cover letter, and salary history to recruiting@interactivebrokers.com. Please indicate you are applying for the "Database Administrator" position.

2 comments:

perfume-tester said...
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finance clubinc said...

Nice project. i hope you can finish it.

good work