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MY SQL DBA

Cognizant
Plano, TX 75074
  • Job Code
    00043164841

We are looking for MY SQL DBA for an immediate need. This is a client-facing role & the candidate will have regular interactions with various client managers.







Job Description:



Provision MySQL instances in Azure cloud, both in clustered and non-clustered configurations



Ensure performance, security, and availability of databases



Prepare documentations and specifications



Handle common database procedures, such as upgrade, backup, recovery, migration, etc.



Profile server resource usage, optimize and tweak as necessary



Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders





Skills and Qualifications



Strong proficiency in MySQL database management (on-prem/Azure cloud)



Decent experience with recent versions of MySQL



Understanding of MySQLs underlying storage engines, such as InnoDB and MyISAM



Experience with replication configuration in MySQL



Knowledge of de-facto standards and best practices in MySQL



Proficient in writing and optimizing SQL statements



Knowledge of MySQL features, such as its event scheduler



Ability to plan resource requirements from high level specifications



Familiarity with other SQL/NoSQL databases such as PostgreSQL, MongoDB, etc. {{if required}}



Knowledge of limitations in MySQL and their workarounds in contrast to other popular relational databases



Proficient understanding of code versioning tools such as {{Git / Mercurial / SVN}}





***Cognizant is recognized as a Military Friendly Employer and is a coalition member of the Veteran Jobs Mission. Our Cognizant Veterans Network assists Veterans in building and growing a career at Cognizant that allows them to leverage the leadership, loyalty, integrity, and commitment to excellence instilled in them through participation in military service.





**Applicants are required to be eligible to lawfully work in the U.S. immediately; employer will not sponsor applicants for U.S. work authorization (such as an H-1B visa) for this opportunity.





Job Description:



Provision MySQL instances in Azure cloud, both in clustered and non-clustered configurations



Ensure performance, security, and availability of databases



Prepare documentations and specifications



Handle common database procedures, such as upgrade, backup, recovery, migration, etc.



Profile server resource usage, optimize and tweak as necessary



Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders





Skills and Qualifications



Strong proficiency in MySQL database management (on-prem/Azure cloud)



Decent experience with recent versions of MySQL



Understanding of MySQLs underlying storage engines, such as InnoDB and MyISAM



Experience with replication configuration in MySQL



Knowledge of de-facto standards and best practices in MySQL



Proficient in writing and optimizing SQL statements



Knowledge of MySQL features, such as its event scheduler



Ability to plan resource requirements from high level specifications



Familiarity with other SQL/NoSQL databases such as PostgreSQL, MongoDB, etc. {{if required}}



Knowledge of limitations in MySQL and their workarounds in contrast to other popular relational databases



Proficient understanding of code versioning tools such as {{Git / Mercurial / SVN}}







Posted: 2021-06-07 Expires: 2021-07-06
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