MySQL Database Engineer

Beyondsoft 12 reviews
San Francisco, CA

Beyondsoft - 30+ days ago

Job Description

This role requires a motivated self-starter who can hit the ground running, quickly taking on tasks and applying their strong, prior experience to tackle the challenges presented. This would include:
  • Design and build MySQL solutions that are both highly available and highly performing.
  • Support the development team in building features that perform at scale.
  • Troubleshoot database-related application performance issues and recommend solutions.
  • Assist in the administration, management and monitoring of all MySQL database systems.
  • Support various internal database users in forming optimal queries to fulfill their data needs.
  • Develop scripts and tools to support any or all of the above.
  • Protect the safety and integrity of the database platform through backups and securing of MySQL instances.

  • 3+ years hands-on experience with MySQL, with detailed understanding of internals, specifically MyISAM and InnoDB storage engines, Replication and Partitioning.
  • Experience with Percona XtraBackup.
  • Experience with MySQL 5.0, 5.1 and 5.5 major releases.
  • Bachelor degree in Engineering/Computer Science or equivalent.
  • Extremely honed problem-solving and debugging ability.
  • Strong Linux administration skills, CentOS 5.5+ advantageous.
  • Proficiency in BASH scripting and one of Perl/Python/PHP.
  • Familiarity with regular expressions for pattern matching and replacement.
  • Understanding of both OLTP and OLAP concepts.
  • Understanding of Java, MySQL Connector/J and Hibernate concepts.
  • Understanding of Hadoop and Map/Reduce concepts a plus.
  • MySQL Certifications valued, but not required.

Beyondsoft (www.beyondsoft.com) is a leading IT outsourcing company with Global Delivery Centers. Beyondsoft offers IT consulting, Application Development and Maintenance (ADM), ERP and BPO services to the clients across the globe. With its relentless focus on achieving the highest quality in its deliveries, Beyondsoft has become a trusted brand and achieved consistent growth in its repeat business with its clients.

Beyondsoft has development centers in the major cities in China, as well as operations/centers in the U.S., China, Japan, Singapore and India. The global delivery centers enable Beyondsoft to offer high-quality and cost effective services to its clients by adopting the right mix of onsite, near-site and multi-tier offshore delivery centers. It also allows Beyondsoft to share and grow its offerings, knowledge and process maturity. Beyondsoft is an ISO27001 certified company and the security systems at Beyondsoft meet world’s most strict standards.

Beyondsoft is renowned for its experience in working with the world's best technology companies and some of the world's leading enterprises in the vertical industries. Our commitment to quality is reflected in the fact that all of the world's top five technology companies are currently long-term clients of Beyondsoft. Being a leading service
supplier dedicated to end-to-end ITO and BPO services, Beyondsoft has also accumulated extensive experience in the verticals like financial services, pharmaceutical, telecom, etc. with the leading players of those industries.