About The Position

Data is what drives our business here at Kenshoo, and at a very large scale.

We are looking for a skilled database administrator, who is excited and passionate about data and databases, to join our team.

In this role, you'll be given the opportunity to: 

  • manage our hundreds of production databases and face exciting challenges related to multi-tenancy, large scale, query tuning, automatic deployments, and more.
  • Take on challenges related to multi-tenancy, large scale, query tuning, automatic deployments, design, monitoring, etc.
  • Develop in-house automation and microservices for self-heal, management, scale, and more
  • work with all the latest and cutting-edge tools out there, such as Grafana, logz.io, zeppelin, Ansible, and more

Requirements

  • 3+ years of experience with MySQL/Oracle/Postgres DB administration
  • Deep knowledge and experience with working in a production environment
  • In-depth Linux OS experience and knowledge
  • Development experience (scripting, services, applications, stored procedures)
  • Infrastructure experience (installations, monitoring tools, agents, scripts)
  • Ability to work in an intensive 24X7 production environment
  • Constantly push to see the large picture and improve
  • Team player with amazing communication skills
  • Ability to adjust to the fast pace of changing technologies
  • Versatile personality for handling wide areas of responsibility

Bonus points:

  • Experience with python/bash/Perl
  • Experience with automation tools (Ansible, Jenkins, CI-CD)
  • Experience with managing MemSQL production environments
  • Experience with the AWS cloud environment and RDS
  • Hands-on experience with developing APIs and automation with Python (Flask, virtualenv, invoke, pytest, etc.. )

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