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MSI Recruiting | Florida Hiring Professionals and Staffing Agency
  • Location: Boca Raton, Florida
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #10839
  • Salary: $90,000

Database Administrator/Developer

Job Summary:
The Database Administrator/Developer is responsible for including but limited to proactive production support of multiple MariaDB database instances, along with application development efforts in a team-centered environment.

Job Responsibility:

  • Monitors databases for proper performance
  • Manages/Estimates storage for all applications
  • Manages security and report incidents
  • Administers server configuration, migration, and other implementations
  • Monitors root cause analysis and resolutions
  • Manages back-ups and recovery procedures
  • Creates custom monitoring and maintenance plans
  • Administers and tests new upgrades and databases
  • Troubleshoots and resolves database problems
  • Ensures audit trails are maintained and documented
  • Perform other duties and projects as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information technology, computer science, engineering, or related field
  • Three to four years of MySQL or MariaDB server database experience with database administration experience in a commercial environment or equivalent work experience
  • Certification with MySQL (from Oracle) or MariaDB a plus
  • Proven working experience as a Database administrator
  • Hands-on experience with database standards and end user applications
  • Excellent knowledge of data backup, recovery, security, integrity and SQL
  • Familiarity with database design, documentation and coding
  • Previous experience with DBA case tools (frontend/backend) and third party tools
  • Familiarity with programming languages API
  • Problem solving skills and ability to think algorithmically
  • Experience in a PCI work environments
  • Expertise with standard SQL, Triggers, Views, Stored Procedures, and Grants
  • Understanding of MySQL replication models including statement based, row based, and GTID replication
  • Strong Linux server administration skills
  • Bash scripting and basic programming skills
  • Able to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently
  • Accurate and precise attention to detail
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent analytical, quantitative, and organizational skills
  • Up-to-date on latest industry trends; able to articulate trends and potential clearly and confidently
  • Good interpersonal skills and communication with all levels of management
  • MariaDB 10.x/MySQL 5.7
    • Database system configurations
    • Stored Procedures, Triggers and expert in SQL Scripting
    • Users/Roles and database security
    • Table Partitioning
    • Indexing
    • Circular replication/master to master, and GTID is a must
  • Handling Terabytes of data, 1 billion row tables
  • Centos/RedHat in a Cloud or Virtual Environments
    • Shell Scripting
    • System configuration and tuning
  • PHP, XML, JSON, Excel
  • JasperServer/JasperReports
  • Monitoring: Innotop, Zabbix, Performance Schema