Location: NORTH EAST
Salary: Up to £60,000
Job Type: Permanent
Job ID: 168243
NRG are currently recruiting for a Senior Database Administrator to join a well established MSP in Newcastle. This is an essential role to provide database administration, configuration, performance tuning and DB software installation to external clients.
Ensure adequate backups are in place for customer and internal databases.
Provide support for any Disaster Recovery configuration and requirements for databases.
Be accountable for proactive updates to customers and resolution of service monitoring alerts to completion.
Act as escalation point for key accounts internally on any database related issues.
Maintain through documentation and training against the platform for consistent support of systems within your field of expert knowledge.
Provide support for pre-sales and technical architects.
Work with the infrastructure teams to transform their designs into production environments ready for customer use.
Good understating of: MySQL, Clustering, MariaDB / MongoDB, ProxySQL, PostgreSQL and SQLlite and related packages.
Experience in developing and maintaining SQL queries, routines and stored procedures.
Extensive experience in database replication, disaster recovery and clustering.
System Administrator experience in Linux Operating Systems.
Experience of supporting large, shared infrastructure environments ideally Cloud hosting.
Understanding of DNS, Email, FTP and general system administration and knowledge of hypervisor technologies such as VMWare.