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Senior Database Administrator

QAD, Inc.Birmingham, United Kingdom, Remote
DevOPSBachelor's degree10 years of experienceterraformmariadbsqlDesignansiblemongodbpostgresqlMySQLpythonAWS

QAD, Inc. is hiring a Remote Senior Database Administrator

Job Description

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Database Administrator with expertise in managing and optimizing MariaDB databases in Amazon RDS environments, along with a strong background in database migration and conversion between different database technologies. The ideal candidate should possess deep expertise in database administration, performance tuning, troubleshooting, automation, and the ability to seamlessly migrate data between various database platforms.

What you’ll do:

  • Manage and administer MariaDB databases deployed on Amazon RDS, ensuring high availability, security, and performance.
  • Monitor and proactively respond to database alerts, incidents, and performance issues on Amazon RDS to minimize downtime and optimize performance.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to design and implement database solutions that meet application requirements and scalability needs on Amazon RDS.
  • Conduct regular database capacity planning on Amazon RDS and provide recommendations for resource optimization.
  • Develop and implement backup, recovery, and disaster recovery strategies on Amazon RDS to ensure data integrity and availability.
  • Perform data migration and conversion between different database technologies, ensuring data accuracy, consistency, and minimal disruption to services.
  • Work on database schema design and optimization, including indexing, partitioning, and data modeling, on Amazon RDS.
  • Collaborate with developers to optimize query performance, troubleshoot slow-running queries, and suggest query optimization techniques on Amazon RDS.
  • Implement and maintain database security practices on Amazon RDS, including user access control, role management, and data encryption.
  • Maintain documentation for database configurations, procedures, migration strategies, and troubleshooting guides on Amazon RDS.
  • Automate routine database tasks using scripting and configuration management tools for Amazon RDS.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest developments in MariaDB, Amazon RDS, and other relevant database technologies, and apply new knowledge to enhance database operations and migrations.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field; relevant certifications are a plus.
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience as a Database Administrator, with a strong focus on MariaDB in production environments.
  • Strong expertise in managing MariaDB databases on Amazon RDS, including deployment, configuration, and optimization.
  • Proficiency in SQL query optimization, performance tuning, and troubleshooting on Amazon RDS.
  • Solid understanding of database security principles and best practices on Amazon RDS.
  • Experience with database backup, recovery, and replication strategies on Amazon RDS.
  • Proven experience in successful database migration and conversion projects between different database technologies.
  • Familiarity with automation and configuration management tools (e.g., Ansible, Terraform, CloudFormation) for Amazon RDS.
  • Strong scripting skills (e.g., Bash, Python) for automating database tasks on Amazon RDS.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to diagnose and resolve complex database issues on Amazon RDS.
  • Knowledge of cloud computing concepts and experience with AWS services.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently, prioritize tasks, and manage time efficiently.
  • Experience with SkySQL is also a plus.
  • Experience with other database systems (e.g., MySQL, PostgreSQL, Progress Db, MongoDb, Cassandra) is a plus.
  • Knowledge of DevOps practices and CI/CD pipelines is advantageous.
  • Strong written and verbal English language skills.

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Database Administrator

MetroStar SystemsHybrid - local to Washington, D.C.
Bachelor's degreesqlazurec++dockerpostgresqlMySQLkuberneteslinuxjenkinspythonAWS

MetroStar Systems is hiring a Remote Database Administrator

AsDatabase Administrator, you’ll be supporting a high-visibility, mission critical customer!  We want you to come join our team and be a game changer with MetroStar.

We know that you can’t have great technology services without amazing people. At MetroStar, we are obsessedwithour people and have led a two-decade legacy of building the best and brightest teams. Because we know our future relies on our deep understanding and relentless focus on our people, we live by our mission: A passion for our people. Value for our customers.

If you think you can see yourself delivering our mission and pursuing our goals with us, then check out the job description below!

What you’ll do:

  • Provide daily interface with and communications support for a VIP Federal customer
  • Work with a highly qualified technical team
  • Develop new applications and maintain legacy apps

What you’ll need to succeed:

  • You have an active TS/SCI eligible clearance and Security + certification
  • You have a BA/BS in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or Mathematics.
  • You have at least six to eight (6-8) years in database administration and management
  • Use SQL tools to monitor daily database activity and health
  • Experience creating complex SQL Queries, Stored Procedures, Views, Cursors and User Defined Functions to implement business logic
  • Experience providing primary support to various business critical SQL Server applications
  • Knowledge of migrating, backing up, and restoring databases in place or to new environments.
  • Familiarity with other relational database systems such as PostgreSQL, MySQL, etc.
  • Experience overseeing the installation, configuration, and maintenance of PostgreSQL databases in Kubernetes and Linux environment.
  • Experience with containerization technologies (Kubernetes, Docker) and cloud services (Azure, AWS)
  • CI & CD development experience with technologies like Gitlab, Bash or Jenkins
  • Proficiency in SQL and experience with PL/pgSQL or similar procedural language
  • Experience with Linux/Unix and scripting languages such as Bash, Python, Json.
  • Able to support and troubleshoot RDBMS platforms on Linux, Kubernetes and Windows environment.

Like we said, we arebig fans of our people. That’s why we offer a generous benefits package, professional growth, and valuable time to recharge. Learn more about our company culture code and benefits. Plus, check out our accolades.

Don’t meet every single requirement? 

Studies have shown that women, people of color and the LGBTQ+ community are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single qualification.  At MetroStar we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, and authentic culture, so, if you’re excited about this role, but your previous experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to go ahead and apply.  We pride ourselves on making great matches, and you may be the perfect match for this role or another one we have. Best of luck! – The MetroStar People & Culture Team

What we want you to know:

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.

MetroStar Systems is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of MetroStar Systems.

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MySQL Database Administrator

DaxkoBirmingham, AL, Remote
Bachelor's degreesqlDesignazureqaMySQLAWS

Daxko is hiring a Remote MySQL Database Administrator

Job Description

As a Database Administrator, you'll support our production and development database servers/instances and ensure their performance, availability, recovery, and security. You will also be responsible for working with our Development and QA Teams to facilitate optimal releases and changes to our products. Additionally, you will be responsible for working with our other DBAs to share about your assigned product along with gaining and sharing knowledge on all Daxko products. 

You will also:

  • Own DBA-related tasks for assigned Daxko product lines 
  • Manage production database users and permissions 
  • Manage backup and recovery for production databases 
  • Design schemas and other database objects 
  • Support teams with importing and exporting data from various databases 
  • Assist Technical Services team on customer issues 
  • Assist various Engineering teams  
  • Monitor Database Servers/Instances and resolve performance issues  
  • Manage Database Servers/Instances failover clustering setups 
  • Be a part of the on-call rotation 
  • Perform standard Database Servers/Instances maintenance tasks 
  • Assist in all database server updates 
  • Work with Engineering and Test teams on performance turning of release-related items 
  • Train and/or ensure that team is properly trained for their specific roles 
  • Assist in resolving emergencies, such as a quality or customer problem that might be escalated to the team supervisor for handling 


  • 3-5 years experience in MySQL, AWS Aurora, and/or SQL Server 
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or equivalent experience 
  • Proficient experience working with cloud platform technologies 
  • Proficient in 2-3 database technologies such as MySQL, SQL Azure, AWS Aurora, SQL Server 
  • Ability to read and troubleshoot query performance based on Query plans of SQL Server 
  • Available some nights and weekends for on-call responsibilities 
  • Background working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment 
  • Strong self-sufficiency and initiative in working on database projects 
  • Self-motivated and -directed, with a high level of attention to detail 
  • Good interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills  
  • Ability and desire to learn and grow skills in the DBA world 

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Database Administrator

Full TimeagilesqlDesignc++postgresqlMySQL

Development InfoStructure is hiring a Remote Database Administrator

Database Administrator - Development InfoStructure - Career PageWe are seeking an experienced and detail-oriented Database Administrator (DBA) to join our team contingent upon contract awa

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Database Administrator

lastminute.comLisbon, Portugal, Remote
DevOPSredis4 years of experienceagileterraformnosqlansiblemongodbjavaelasticsearchMySQLlinuxAWS is hiring a Remote Database Administrator

Job Description is looking for Database Administrator with certified experience for our Technology department.

On top of the responsibilities below Datastore Engineer will collaborate directly with software engineers, SREs and DevOps  in order to pursue our vision to let engineers use the right technology for the right use case, self-use the platform delegating also part of Data management in a safe way.

Key Responsibilities

  • As Database Administrator we are responsible for the availability, performances, monitoring, and incident response of company databases running on multiple environments mainly based on MySQL, including also other datastore technologies like Redis, MongoDB, Elasticsearch, Kafka.
  • We are responsible to Develop, implement and maintain automation tools and manage and monitor diverse database technologies 

  • Contribute to Self Service capabilities 

  • Installation, configuration, monitoring, upgrading and maintaining complex databases in production and non-production environments

  • Collaborate with developers in defining optimal datastore needs and support them to optimize the usage.

  • Root cause analysis of database related issues

  • Create, support, and maintain business continuity and disaster recovery practices such as backup and recovery processes and implementation of high availability features ensuring DB are recoverable from backups/snapshot.

  • Manage tracking, alerting, and reporting of database servers

  • Be on-call for production databases on a rotation basis



  • Strong experience and knowledge of AWS and related Datastore services 

  • Minimum 4 years of experience as  DBA/DRE working with MySQL

  • Familiar with Linux OS (specifically, CentOS) and able to use the OS tools to investigate performance issues

  • NoSQL MongoDB/DocumentDB, DynamoDB, RDS, Elasticsearch, Elasticache/Redis knowledge

  • Strong understanding of configuration management tools like Ansible and IaC tools (Terraform) and their best practices.


  • Knowledge of Mysql HA solutions (ex. Galera Cluster) and related traffic balancing methods.

  • Working experience in an Agile Environment would be a plus. 

  • Experience working with product owners or product managers

  • Certifications in one of above described fields

  • Good understanding of hybrid cloud architecture

  • Experience in the programming language Java


  • Proactive attitude, strong team working, communication and collaboration skills

  • Leadership attitude and mental flexibility

  • Excellent communication skills written and verbal skill is a must

  • Good spoken and written english

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Mysql Database Administrator

CAVISTAPune, India, Remote

CAVISTA is hiring a Remote Mysql Database Administrator

Job Description

An innovative MySQL Database Administrator to assist in developing and creating cutting-edge solutions for the healthcare industry.  This is an opportunity to develop and create cutting-edge solutions for our products and services while being part of an extraordinary team. This role will ensure that the business is well-coordinated and productive by managing its processes and coaching its people. The area of responsibility for this role is very wide and thus requires thorough knowledge of various company processes.    

What you will experience...

  • A fast-paced, collaborative team-oriented environment that encourages everyone to bring their authentic self to work every day. 
  • Professional development for career growth and advancement.

Who we are…

 It’s simple.  We do business differently, by empowering our team to create fresh ideas which impact lives everywhere.  We don’t just dream it; we do it every day at Axxess, we bring life-changing technology to healthcare impacting the way people work, learn and grow their business.   Our edge does not come from our technology, it comes from our people.  We work as one team with a common goal to create shared success benefiting everyone.

What you will do...

  • Participate in daily operations to support the business.    
  • Optimizing database (SQL calls) for max performance
  • Collaborate with management in the development of performance goals and long-term operational plans.    
  • Collaborate in operational processes and performance, recommend solutions for improvement.     
  • Experience with SQL and stored routines.
  • Experience working with HA Proxy, ProxySQL or MaxScale will be a plus.
  • Working knowledge with AWS database technologies like Aurora, RDS. 
  • Monitor day-to-day operational systems and processes that provide visibility into goals, progress, and obstacles for our key initiatives.    
  • Maintain relationships with all technology team members, external partners, and vendors to provide input regarding operational activity and strategic goals.    
  • Monitor and analyze key metrics for the day-to-day performance of the operations to ensure efficient and timely completion of tasks.    
  • Perform technical troubleshooting to diagnose, isolate and correct data and database issues. 


 What you bring…  

  • Required – 10 years of MySQL management experience.
  • Required – Experience in MySQL configuring HA and clustering solutions.
  • Required – Large scale MySQL deployments.
  • Required – MySQL sharding architecture and techniques.
  • Ability to work with Linux/Unix based OS Environment.
  • MS SQL experience is a plus.
  • Software as a service industry experience is a plus.   
  • Cloud experience is a plus
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and professional skills.      
  • Proven ability to plan and manage the operational process for maximum efficiency and productivity.    
  • Demonstrated ability to solve problems and anticipate customer needs.         
  • Demonstrated ability to organize, set, and implement priorities and manage multiple tasks.

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Senior Database Administrator (Remote Opportunity)

VetsEZCharlotte, NC Remote
DevOPSBachelor's degreeterraformDesignansiblemongodbazurepythonAWS

VetsEZ is hiring a Remote Senior Database Administrator (Remote Opportunity)

VetsEZ is seeking an Senior Database Administrator to be a part of a remote team with a strong background in MongoDB to lead database infrastructure initiatives. This role will be responsible for designing, implementing, and optimizing database solutions while leveraging cloud platforms to ensure scalability, reliability, and performance. The ideal candidate will have a proven record of architecting complex database systems, understanding of database technologies, data modeling principles, and implementing best practices in cloud environments.

The candidate must reside within the continental US.


  • Design and architect MongoDB database solutions to meet business requirements, ensuring scalability, availability, and performance.

  • Collaborate with development and infrastructure teams to define requirements, database schemas, indexes, and query optimizations for optimal application performance.

  • Lead the implementation and management of MongoDB deployments on AWS and Azure, including provisioning, configuration, and optimization.

  • Define and implement cloud-native database architectures leveraging AWS and Azure services such as Amazon RDS, Amazon Aurora, Amazon DynamoDB, Cosmos DB and others.

  • Conduct performance tuning, query optimization, and resource utilization analysis to optimize database performance.
  • Implement monitoring and alerting solutions to proactively identify and address database performance issues.
  • Define and implement database security policies, procedures, and controls to protect sensitive data and conduct regular security assessments/audits to identify and remediate potential vulnerabilities.
  • Develop automation scripts and templates for database provisioning, configuration, and deployment using infrastructure as code (IaC) principles.
  • Create and maintain comprehensive documentation for database architectures, configurations, and operational procedures.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Management Information Systems, or equivalent degree.
  • 5+ years of demonstrated technical, IT, or Operations experience within a large-scale technology services environment in the following areas: Software development, database design, and infrastructure support.
  • Strong proficiency in MongoDB database administration, architecture, and performance tuning.
  • Extensive hands-on experience with cloud platforms such as AWS and Azure, including infrastructure design, deployment, and management.
  • In-depth knowledge of AWS database services such as Amazon RDS, Amazon Aurora, Amazon DynamoDB, and Amazon Redshift.
  • Experience with automation tools and scripting languages for infrastructure and database management (e.g., CloudFormation, Terraform, Ansible, Python).
  • Experience developing strategies for data migration, backup, and disaster recovery in cloud environments.
  • Familiarity with DevOps practices and tools for continuous integration and delivery (CI/CD).
  • Effective communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work across teams and departments.

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience working with Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) or other health-related organizations desired.

  • Following certifications are a plus: MongoDB certification, AWS certification, Azure certification, etc.

  • Experience in SAFe/Agile Software Development.

  • Ability to work effectively in a multi-stakeholder and DevSecOps environment.

  • Ability to obtain a government clearance.


  • Medical/Dental/Vision
  • 401k with Employer Match
  • Corporate Laptop
  • PTO + Federal Holidays
  • Training opportunities
  • Remote work options

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.

Sorry, we are unable to offer sponsorship at this time.

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Senior Cloud Database Administrator

CelonisRemote, Germany
6 years of experienceBachelor's degreesqlazurejavapostgresql

Celonis is hiring a Remote Senior Cloud Database Administrator

We're Celonis, the global leader in Process Mining technology and one of the world's fastest-growing SaaS firms. We believe there is a massive opportunity to unlock productivity by placing data and intelligence at the core of business processes - and for that, we need you to join us.

The Team:

Cloud Platform and Infrastructure Engineering!

The Role:

You’ll be part of a distributed team across the US and Europe and responsible for making sure Celonis developers and customers have a performant and stable database foundation. You will own database operations such as upgrades, vacuum tuning, database migrations with minimum downtime - Celonis is a 24x7 business. You will work closely with Java application engineers to optimize and debug SQL queries and schema. You will also contribute with your expertise to the future of databases across different regions and clusters.

You should have a minimum of 6 years of experience operating PostgreSQL at scale. Azure experience is strongly preferred. 

The work you’ll do:

  • Enhance and perform monitoring for the fleet to ensure smooth operation
  • Work closely with Azure support
  • Perform debugging on PostgreSql system issues, for example, vacuum performance
  • Document processes related to database management, configuration and maintenance
  • Keep the fleet up to date with latest PostgreSql versions
  • Work closely with application developers to help shape schema and SQL queries

The qualifications you need:

  • Bachelor's degree in information systems, information technology, computer science, or similar
  • In-depth knowledge of Structured Query Language (SQL) and SQL statement performance tuning
  • A minimum of 6 years hands-on experience in PostgreSql database operations
  • Sound knowledge of best practices in database administration and modeling and data security
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Exceptional problem-solving and critical thinking skills
  • Excellent collaboration and communication skills


What Celonis can offer you:

  • The unique opportunity to work with industry-leading process mining technology
  • Investment in your personal growth and skill development (clear career paths, internal mobility opportunities, L&D platform, mentorships, and more)
  • Great compensation and benefits packages (equity (restricted stock units), life insurance, time off, generous leave for new parents from day one, and more)
  • Physical and mental well-being support (subsidized gym membership, access to counseling, virtual events on well-being topics, and more)
  • A global and growing team of Celonauts from diverse backgrounds to learn from and work with
  • An open-minded culture with innovative, autonomous teams
  • Business Resource Groups to help you feel connected, valued and seen (Black@Celonis, Women@Celonis, Parents@Celonis, Pride@Celonis, Resilience@Celonis, and more)
  • A clear set of company values that guide everything we do: Live for Customer Value, The Best Team Wins, We Own It, and Earth Is Our Future

About Us

Since 2011, Celonis has helped thousands of the world's largest and most valued companies deliver immediate cash impact, radically improve customer experience and reduce carbon emissions. Its Process Intelligence platform uses industry-leading process mining technology and AI to present companies with a living digital twin of their end-to-end processes. For the first time, everyone in an organisation has a common language about how the business works, visibility into where value is hidden and the ability to capture it. Celonis is headquartered in Munich (Germany) and New York (USA) and has more than 20 offices worldwide.

Join us as we make processes work for people, companies and the planet.

Celonis is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Different makes us better.

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Database Administrator

AcquiaRemote - India

Acquia is hiring a Remote Database Administrator

Acquia is the open digital experience company. We provide the world's most ambitious brands with products built around Drupal to allow them to embrace innovation and create customer moments that matter. At Acquia, we believe in the power of community and collaboration — giving our customers and partners the freedom to build tomorrow on their terms.

Headquartered in the U.S., we have been named one of North America’s fastest growing software companies by Deloitte and Inc. Magazine, rated a leader by the analyst community, named one of the Best Places to Work in India by Great Place to Work. We are Acquia. We are building for the future and we want you to be a part of it!

The Acquia team is looking to hire a Database Administrator to support our second-to-none Cloud hosting services. Join a global team of database and systems professionals supporting our outstanding customers.


  • Implementation, Configuration of MySQL database
  • Collaborate with our Engineering team to define technical infrastructure environments using MySQL
  • Define and document standards and guidelines
  • Automate repeatable tasks
  • Coordinate with internal collaborators; determine requirements and recommend solutions
  • Assist in the development of systems and procedures affecting database management, design and maintenance
  • Evaluate, test and produce recommendations for the selection of DBMS software, data management tools and utilities and replication tools
  • Support problem resolution; consult and advise in application design and tuning; plan, prioritize and implement product benchmarks for threshold and functionality
  • Provide mentorship, upon occasion, for tuning recommendations on Customer applications
  • Provide data administration support of the development and maintenance of production applications
  • Participate in product evaluations, design review session, data requirement meetings and collaborating with application development products
  • Performance and Tuning at server and query level
  • Provide production support
  • Review user documentation to verify compliance with client requirements and established architectural standards and guidelines
  • Participate in 24x7 on-call support for Priority 1 issues
  • Be a critical issue resource for Operations team for challenging database-related issues
  • Uphold policy guidelines and recommend new/improved guidelines
  • Research new technologies for MySQL
  • Demonstrate the knowledge and ability to perform in all of the basic database skills of database administration, overall architecture, and database analysis
  • Provide standardization and consistency across environments
  • Ensure a stable and secure database environment

Required Experience:

  • 3-5 years of MySQL administration experience
  • Experience working with DBAsand development teams
  • Production support or technology administration supporting internal systems
  • Strong UNIX/LINUX administration skills 
  • Experience with Linux Shell scripting
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent relevant DBA experience

Desired Experience:

  • Basic understanding of AWS Cloud and its foundational services
  • Percona XtraDB Server
  • Percona XtraDB Cluster
  • AWS Aurora
  • Basic knowledge of AWS Services
  • Experience working in an Agile environment
  • Experience with developing automation scripts
  • Experience with other database technologies (noSQL, memcache, redis, RDS, Cassandra, etc.)

Other Skills and Abilities:

  • Demonstrates a clear sense of their role, responsibilities, and purpose within a working team.
  • Adopts a team approach, acknowledging and appreciating efforts, contributions, and compromises. Recognises the common purpose of the team and respects team decisions.
  • Demonstrates integrity by aligning Acquia's values with behaviour.
  • Demonstrates that they are more concerned with doing the right thing than being right. Acts confidently and does the right thing, even when it's hard to do.

Acquia is an equal opportunity (EEO) employer.Individuals seeking employment at Acquia are considered without regard to race, color, religion, caste, creed, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation. Whatever you answer will not be considered in the hiring process or thereafter.

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