(Only hardworking supernerds should apply)
We’re looking for an experienced and motivated MySQL DBA to help make things go at Flickr.
Stuff you’ll do:
â€¢ Work with engineers on performance tuning, query optimization, index tuning.
â€¢ Monitor databases for problems and to diagnose where those problems are.
â€¢ Work with developers and operations to maintain a scalable, reliable, and robust database environment.
â€¢ Build database tools and scripts to automate where possible.
â€¢ Support MySQL databases for production and development.
â€¢ Provide 24×7 escalated on-call support on a pager rotation.
Smarts and experience you’ll need:
â€¢ 3-4+ years MySQL experience.
â€¢ 2+ years of experience as a MySQL DBA in a high traffic, transactional environment.
â€¢ 2+ years working in a LAMP environment, particularly PHP/MySQL
â€¢ Proficient with database performance strategies.
â€¢ Proficient tuning MySQL processes and queries.
â€¢ Experience in administration of InnoDB
â€¢ Experience with MySQL Replication, with both Master-Slave and Master-Master replication.
â€¢ Ability to work cooperatively with software engineers and system administrators.
â€¢ Excellent communication skills
â€¢ Exceptional problem-solving expertise and attention to detail.
â€¢ BS in Computer Science or equivalent.
Super Nerdy Bonus Points For:
â€¢ Experience with Data Sharding and federated architectures.
â€¢ Experience with multi-datacenter MySQL replication.
â€¢ Experience working in a social media environment.
Ok ? Now, send me your resume!