Engineering | Austin, TX | Full Time
What does our Database Administrator (DBA) Do?
As LeanDNA’s DBA, you will be responsible for the performance, availability, monitoring, and security of our data layer. It will be your job to ensure the smooth operation of our database instances. You will also be guiding our full-stack developers to write performant database queries. You will be a critical part of our team’s ability to offer our users an excellent user experience.
Monitor performance by defining and tracking performance KPIs
Prioritize and fix performance issues to ensure the performance goals are met
Ensure proper alerting mechanisms are in place for availability and replication issues
Respond to availability alerts when needed
Own the database backup and restore processes
Manage the growth of the data layer (horizontal and vertical)
Automate recurring maintenance tasks
Hands-on experience administering TB scale relational data systems
Hands-on experience with MariaDB or MySQL
High proficiency in query optimization
Familiarity with AWS services such as EC2 and EBS
Experience with Linux system administration and scripting
Due to the nature of our business, we can not support visas.
NICE TO HAVE
Familiarity with data warehouse solutions
Experience with AWS EC2 and AWS data offerings such as Aurora, Redshift, and QuickSight