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MySQL Database Administrator at Parkway Project Limited

MySQL Database Administrator

  • Job Type Full Time
  • Qualification BA/BSc/HND
  • Experience 2 – 4 years
  • Location Lagos
  • Job Field ICT / Computer&nbsp

Location: Yaba, Lagos

Job Description

  • We are looking for an experienced MySQL database administrator who will be responsible for ensuring the performance, availability, and security of clusters of MySQL instances.
  • You will also be responsible for orchestrating upgrades, backups, and provisioning of database instances.
  • You will also work in tandem with the other teams, preparing documentations and specifications as required.

Responsibilities

  • Provision MySQL instances, both in clustered and non-clustered configurations
  • Ensure performance, security, and availability of databases
  • Prepare documentations and specifications
  • Handle common database procedures, such as upgrade, backup, recovery, migration, etc.
  • Profile server resource usage, optimize and tweak as necessary
  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders

Qualifications

  • B.Sc / HND in any discipline
  • 2 – 4 years Experience.

Skills:

  • Experience with replication configuration in MySQL
  • Strong proficiency in MySQL database management
  • Decent experience with recent versions of MySQL
  • Understanding of MySQL’s underlying storage engines, such as InnoDB and MyISAM
  • Knowledge of de-facto standards and best practices in MySQL
  • Proficient in writing and optimizing SQL statements
  • Knowledge of MySQL features, such as its event scheduler
  • Ability to plan resource requirements from high-level specifications
  • Familiarity with other SQL/NoSQL databases such as PostgreSQL, MongoDB, etc.
  • Knowledge of limitations in MySQL and their workarounds in contrast to other popular relational databases
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools such as Git / Mercurial / SVN and AzureDevOps.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] using the “Job Title” as the subject of the email.