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Database Administrator
Job ID IT JOBS#215
Location: Gurgaon, India
Required Skills:
Our client, headquartered in the US, is one of the oldest and most reputed media company in the world. The company aims to build a Cross-Channel Advertising and Analytics Platform for online advertisers and publishers to help them analyze, optimize & maximize revenues.

Their product suites help to create and manage ads for multiple channels, analyze the performance with custom reporting, optimize the ads revenue & above all, automate most of the tasks to reduce repetitive & tedious jobs.

Job Description
The company is building a scalable modern unified Analytics platform for the online Ads industry and are looking for a Database Administrator (MySQL) to keep databases up and running smoothly 24x7 with proper monitoring and alerting systems in place.
- Along with availability, the DBA is expected to take care of Replication & Backups.
- Maintenance of tables & coding is important part of daily tasks.
- Optimization and fine-tuning of queries and routines
- Should have the ability and eagerness to look beyond conventional ways of optimization and increasing performance.

Duties and Responsibilities
- Configure database servers, Monitor and maintain system’s health and security
- Setup and maintain the Replication process.
- Design Backup processes for server and associated data
- Manage the Access control for all users.
- Provide end-to-end technical support and problem resolution
- Should be hands on with Database Development in terms of Architecture, Stored Procedures, Functions and Triggers etc.

Desired Candidate Profile
- Proven 3+ years experience as a Database Administrator using MySQL
- Experience of working with Amazon RDS is a plus.
- Hands-On with database design, documentation and coding in terms of Architecture, Stored Procedures, Functions and Triggers etc. is a must.
- Excellent knowledge of data backup, recovery, security, integrity and SQL
- Should know how to optimize queries and routines
- Knowledge of NoSQL systems is an advantage
- Familiarity with various MySQL Engines is a plus
- Knowledge of various DBMS like graph based dbms OR columnar dbms is a plus.
- Working knowledge of programming languages API is good to have
- Problem solving skills and ability to think algorithmically
- Excellent communication skills

Education: B.Tech/ B.E/ MCA/ M.Tech/ M.E. – Computers

Location: Gurgaon, Haryana

Status: Full-time, Permanent position

Salary: Best in the industry