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Database Architect / DBA

Job Title: Database Architect / DBA
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Surrey
Salary: £75,000
Start Date: Urgent
Duration: Permanent
REF: ASH16083JH_1499876489
Contact Name: Jon Heard
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Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

An established and growing technology business is looking for an exceptional Database Architect / DBA to be based from their offices in the Kingston area, Surrey / South West London (commutable from parts of Middlesex & Berkshire).

The successful candidate will be part of a dedicated engineering team and responsible for scaling, scoping and specifying appropriately sized production database solutions for an impressive client portfolio. The role will also involve providing advice on creating efficient data structures within development.

In order to be suitable for this role you must have worked in a Database Architect, DBA, MySQL Specialist, Senior DevOps Engineer, Technical Design Authority or similar senior role with excellent knowledge of MySQL and its internal architecture, engines and variants. It is essential to have substantial architectural / design level experience in large scale production database deployments. The ideal candidate will also have some exposure to Galera clustering, query tuning, NoSQL, Elasticsearch, Sphinx, Linux, AWS, Java / JavaScript, but these are not essential.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a recognised and expanding organisation working with cutting edge technology and methods. This Database Architect / DBA role is paying a basic salary of up to £75,000 depending on experience plus benefits including Medical, Pension and 25 days holiday.