Responsible for implementing and maintaining databases, working closely with Application Development teams to provide solutions to satisfy complex business needs.Responsible for all database related activities including software installation, configuration, securing, database creation, monitoring of system health and performance of databases for reliability, performance, and accessibility. Write proactive scripts, stored procedures, and jobs to ensure that the databases are running efficiently. Perform yearly patching of software to stay current and to close down vulnerabilities
location: Boca Raton, Florida
job type: Permanent
salary: $115,000 - 120,000per year
work hours: 8am to 4pm
Advises, educates, and works with application developers tuning SQL queries, and reviewing database configurations in support of performance problems and troubleshooting.Advises, educates, and works with application developers to implement physical database designs and migrate database changes supporting project related efforts through various environments and into production.Writes scripts and jobs supporting database backup/recovery procedures, maintenance, and integrity.Create and test backup and recovery plans to ensure that databases are recoverable from disaster situations. Ability to operate under pressure recovering databases when necessary.Provides, documents, and maintains database standards, policies and procedures for effective operation, access, and control of DBMS environments.Work with application development team to re-platform a collection of Oracle application databases to MariaDB.
Experience level: ExperiencedMinimum 6 years of experienceEducation: Bachelors
skills: Oracle Database Admin (6 years of experience is required)MY SQL DBA (4 years of experience is preferred)MariaDB Enterprise EditionLinuxShellPerlPython
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