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100% Remote – Database Administrator (MySQL, MariaDB, PostgreSQL) – Geneva, Switzerland

100% Remote – Database Administrator (MySQL, MariaDB, PostgreSQL) – Geneva, Switzerland
Category : PostgreSQL) Salary : Experience(s) :  Year


About 100% Remote – Database Administrator (MySQL, MariaDB, PostgreSQL) – Geneva, Switzerland

100% Remote – Database Administrator (MySQL, MariaDB, PostgreSQL) – Geneva, Switzerland

Languages: ENGLISH only.

Skills and Experience:

  • Proven experience with Open Source database administration, support and configuration (MySQL, MariaDB, PostgreSQL).
  • At least 8 years of experience as a Database Administration or similar role.
  • Experience with on-premises to cloud migrations (such as Aurora PostgreSQL, Aurora MySQL RDS + EC2),
  • Experience with cross-platform database migrations using relevant migration tools (AWS, SCT, DMS, dumps or ETL tools) and working with relevant teams.
  • Experience in database production operations role supporting critical environments, configuration of high availability of database services.
  • Experience with single instance, cluster configuration, managing highly redundant database environments and workload.
  • Experience in disaster recover configuration and planning, execution and testing.
  • Experience in support of database reporting tools, such a Tableau or Microsoft Dynamics.
  • Experience and knowledge of Linux Server Administration and of provisioning of database environments, security management and configuration.
  • Knowledge of enterprise backup tools such as DDBoost, XtraBackup.
  • Application Performance Management configuration and integration for alerting and KPIs.
  • Experience in documenting processes and working with onshore and offshore teams.

Description of work:

  • Aid in the ongoing migration of database environments (development, integration and production) to cloud platforms and between database engines.
  • Aid with the migration of database services cross platform to Amazon Aurora.
  • Liaise with the information security team to review the integration of required security modules with the pipeline.
  • Troubleshoot availability problems.
  • Assist in ongoing project related work, deployments and database operations duties such as upgrades, deployments, performance tuning and analysis.
  • Documentation of the executed work and refinement of the migration process.
  • Ongoing support of migrated environments.
  • Work closely with other Database Administrators and various technical teams to maintain and evaluate the current development, integration and production environments.
  • A willingness to support Open Source database platforms and actively participate in creating and supporting highly available database solutions with tools such as Pacemaker, Corosync and MariaDB Galera clusters.

Please send your CV to Janisha and call to discuss further.

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Country: Switzerland
Location: Geneva
Job Type: Contract
Industries: IT & Telecommunications
Reference: JSDATAADMIN/41
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 months + extensions
Rate/Salary: €235/day (all inclusive)
Visa Requirement: Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

Application Information

Contact Name: Janisha
Telephone: +44 (0) 20 7627 3358
Application Email:
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