Kforce Senior Database Administrator in New York, New York

Kforce has a client that is seeking a Senior Database Administrator in New York, New York (NY). Summary: Our client is seeking a Senior Database Administrator / DevOps Engineer to join their growing team. The Senior DBA will analyze and formalize information needs and build database solutions to support those needs as well as support operational database systems.Responsibilities:

  • Install, configure and monitor MySQL server, Cassandra, Hazelcast

  • Configure, monitor, and troubleshoot replication

  • Analyze query performance and provide solutions

  • Support deployment pipelines leveraging Jenkins and Nexus

  • Support production environments with Kafka messaging

  • Configure and troubleshoot existing ansible automation

  • Manage docker container deployments into Kubernetes environment

  • Evaluate new DBMS and related technologies

  • Provide on-call support to support heavy usage, high traffic databases

  • 5 years RDBMS DBA experience 3 of which are in MySQL supporting live and development environments

  • Experience with Shell scripting and DAO

  • Facebook platform experience preferred

  • Demonstrable experience in physical and logical DB design

  • Knowledge of Ansible, Python, Jenkins, Nexus, Kafka

  • Applicants must be fully authorized to work in the U.S. without sponsorship

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:YearsMinimum Compensation:160000.00Maximum Compensation:170000.00