Senior Database Architect

TEXPO, a global IT company, looking to hire for its Karachi office, a highly skilled and passionate Senior
MySQL DBA to join its fast paced engineering team.

Responsibilities

  • Develop, design and maintain highly available and scalable databases using MySQL / SQLServer
    and other Database technologies
  • Work closely with the development and product management teams to design and deliver reliable and consistent database services
  • Work closely with developers on database choice, schema design, ERD, and query tuning.
  • Design and develop efficient stored procedures
  • Optimize Database space management
  • Backup the database Daily/Weekly/Monthly as required
  • Coordinate and execute data backup, archive and restore requests
  • Create and manage quality documents as needed (including data standards, procedures and definitions for the data dictionary (metadata))
  • Publish periodic metrics highlighting our database usage and health
  • Use/Develop database automation tools to automate existing database tasks
  • Document system design and procedures
  • Monitoring performance and managing parameters to provide fast responses to front-end users
  • Installing and testing new versions of the DBMS
  • Ensuring that storage and archiving procedures are functioning correctly
  • Data Mining, Data Warehousing

Required Skills and Experience

  • At least 6-8 years of experience in database engineering, and database architecture and management
  • Deep understanding of MySQL, PostgreSQL, Cassandra, SQLServer or similar NoSQL datastores
  • Solid systems administration and automation skills
  • Strong command of a scripting and/or programming language
  • Bachelors or Masters in Computer Science, Information Science, IT, or similar

Nice to have

  • Experience with scrum and agile development processes
  • Excellent communication and organizational skill
Functional Area :
SoftwareWeb Development
Total Positions :
1 position
Job Location :
Karachi, Pakistan
Education :
Min. BS Computer Science or equivalent education
Age Criteria :
24-35 Years
Career Level :
Senior Level
Minimum Experience :
6 Years
Estimated close date :
January 20, 2018