MySQL Database Administrator (DBA)

  • Full Time
  • Remote
  • Mid Level

Website daxko Daxko

Daxko powers health & wellness throughout the world.

Company Description
Daxko powers health & wellness throughout the world. Every day our team members focus their passion and expertise in helping health & wellness facilities operate efficiently and engage their members.

Whether a neighborhood yoga studio, a national franchise with locations in every city, a YMCA or JCC–and every type of organization in between–we build solutions that make every aspect of running and being a member of a health and wellness organization easier and delightful.

Job Description
As Daxko’s Database Administrator, you’ll be tasked with supporting our production and development Database Servers/Instances and ensuring their performance, availability, recovery, and security.

Your day-to-day responsibilities may also include:

Ownership of 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
Provide assistance to 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

3-5 years experience in MySQL, AWS Aurora, and/or SQL Server
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 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 your skills in the DBA world
Bachelor Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or equivalent experience

Additional information
Daxko is dedicated to pursuing and hiring a diverse workforce. We are committed to diversity in the broadest sense, including thought and perspective, age, ability, nationality, ethnicity, orientation, and gender. The skills, perspectives, ideas, and experiences of all of our team members contribute to the vitality and success of our purpose and values.

We truly care for our team members, and this is reflected through our offices, benefits, and great perks. Some of our favorites include:

Flexible paid time off
Affordable health, dental, and vision insurance options
Monthly fitness reimbursement
401(k) plan with matching
New-Parent Paid Leave
1-month paid sabbatical every 5 years
Casual work environments
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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