Database Administrator – REMOTE

Database Administrator – REMOTE


  • Minimum 5+ years of demonstrated experience as a MySQL DBA. 
  • Proficient in Linux shell scripting.
  • Advanced knowledge of database security, installation and maintenance in a RHEL environment.
  • Demonstrated experience in Performance Tuning and Optimization of MySQL database server in an enterprise setting.
  • Experienced with HA and DR solutions for MySQL database server.


  • Experience in an agile working environment
  • Experience working in a remote team
  • Quantitative projects available online (github, blog posts, etc.)


  • Maintain central database uptime ideally at 100%. Every downtime occurrence is a major event if not planned in advance.
  • Integrate databases with other information systems, such as Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) or Customer Relationship Management (CRM) systems, including cloud-based services.
  • Develop and modify database objects such as stored procedures, triggers, views, and ad-hoc queries.
  • Coordinate with the local infra team and remotely monitor and contribute to MySQL Server in an enterprise environment, including installation, configuration, jobs, backup, recovery, upgrades and schema changes.
  • Do database performance analysis and tuning to ensure optimal system performance. Main areas will include sizing, throughput, scalability and dependability.
  • Migrate existing databases to new databases or between database environments.

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Long term

Job Category: MySQL Shell Scripting
Job Type: Contract
Job Location: Remote (Anywhere)
Hourly Rate: $40 ~ $70 USD

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