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Senior DBA – Cloud Infrastructure

Senior DBA role with a leading fintech company

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Our client, a large global financial technology company, employs people in more than 100 countries around the world. They now have an opening in their Irish office for a Senior DBA. This is great opportunity to work in a busy software company that offers great career prospects, a comprehensive benefits package and experienced peers. The position is based in north Tipperary, within commuting distance (30 minutes) of Limerick city.

In this role, you will work with engineers and developers across international sites on feature rollouts, design and roll out database sharding, optimize databases, automate DBA tasks, monitor the database environment to ensure high availability, manage backup solutions and improve efficiency and scalability through cloud and standard platforms. You will also need to be part of the team’s on-call rotation to manage incidents.

Applicants for this role need to have:

  • A degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a similar field
  • At least 5 years of experience working as a Database Engineer
  • Strong experience with MySQL architecture, replication, sharding, monitoring and troubleshooting
  • Expert knowledge of SQL and stored routines
  • Experience working with MySQL in a sharded environment
  • Experience with automation and scripting languages
  • Experience with query tuning, optimization, monitoring and backups in an enterprise environment
  • Experience with ProxySQL and Maxscale
  • Experience working with distributed teams
  • Excellent communication skills
  • The ability to prioritize with working on multiple concurrent projects
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • A detail-oriented approach with strong organizational skills
  • Fluent spoken and written English

It would be preferable to also have experience in some or all of the following:

  • AWS/GCP technologies such as Aurora, DynamoDB, Snowflake and CloudSQL
  • Infrastructure as Code (e.g. Terraform)
  • Configuration management tools like Puppet, Chef and Ansible
  • Linux Admin
  • Python
  • Docker, Kubnernetes

Date Posted:
07/04/21 - 09:51

Limerick | Midwest | Tipperary

Cloud | Datawarehousing/ETL/BI | DBA

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PBRecruitment Ltd, Ducart Suite, National Technology Park, Castletroy, Limerick V94 Y6FD IRELAND
PBRecruitment Ltd is a trading name of Philip Brady Recruitment Ltd, and is registered in Ireland as a private limited company (registration  No. 485423).