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Senior Database Engineer - MySQL

R1884

Location

Norwalk

Career Track

Technology

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Senior Database Engineer - MySQL

R1884

Location

Norwalk

Career Track

Technology

Our Technology team is the backbone of our company: constantly creating, testing, learning and iterating to better meet the needs of our customers. If you thrive in a fast-paced, ideas-led environment, you’re in the right place.

Priceline.com, an internet and e-commerce pioneer with brand leadership in online travel is looking for a smart, motivated, and experienced Senior MySQL Database Engineer.

Responsibilities:

  • Install and configure MySQL instances.
  • Backup and restore MySQL instances.
  • Upgrade, security patch, and maintain MySQL instances
  • Build and maintain data replications cross multiple MySQL instances
  • Monitoring, tuning and troubleshooting the performance of MySQL instances.
  • Automate MySQL maintenance jobs with Linux shell scripting.   
  • Administrate and configure Oracle instances.
  • Backup and restore Oracle database, datafiles and tables.
  • Build and maintain data replications cross multiple Oracle instances.
  • Manage and maintain Oracle schema/tablespace, instances and storage.
  • Create and manage Oracle user/application accounts
  • Monitoring, tuning and troubleshooting the performance of Oracle instances.
  • Data modeling Oracle schema/tables/indexes etc objects
  • Automate Oracle maintenance jobs with Linux shell scripting
  • Providing architectural directions
  • 24 by 7 production support Cassandra/Oracle/MySQL platforms.
  • Cloud migrations and infrastructure buildup
  • Coordination within team for customer excellence

Requirements:

  • Minimum 5 years of database administration experience

  • Minimum 3 years experience in MySQL database administration required
  • Must be expert in MySQL Database Administration, troubleshooting, performance tuning, backup/recovery and database security
  • Must be able to lead by example, operate independently under general direction, influence team with best practices and provide plans for operational excellence. 
  • Must have experience with some public cloud provider. Google Cloud Platform preferred; but not mandatory
  • Experience with Cassandra or Redis will be highly desirable
  • Bachelor’s in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related industry or equivalent training and experience
  • Demonstrated history of living the values important to priceline:  Customer, Innovation, Team, Accountability and Trust. Unquestionable integrity and ethics

Priceline is an equal opportunity employer in accordance with all applicable federal, state and local laws.

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