Datavail - Philadelphia, PA2.7

MongoDB/MySQL DBA/Data Architect
LOCATION: anywhere USA near a major airport

We are looking for professional administrators to work remote with very strong internals knowledge, who have experience running databases in production environments and database consulting experience.This position would be an exciting opportunity, for the MongoDB and MySQL Professionals that has the right experience, to grow their career and expand their knowledge. We have multiple roles and are interested in talking to MySQL, Mongo and combo skilled professionals.

Senior MongoDB Data Architect and MySQL DBA

Datavail is looking for a Senior MongoDB Data Architect and MySQL DBA to assist our growing practice. Our company provides 24 X 7 support for our customer’s mission critical database systems, which is possible through our proven model of Tier 3 DBAs in the U.S. and our Tier 2 teams in India. This model allows our DBAs to provide superior service to our customers, without our DBAs having to sacrifice their lives.

Learn more about datAvail at our website at

Here are the skills you will bring to the table and use daily in supporting our clients:

7+ years overall IT experience, with 2+ years on MongoDB and MongoDB Certified
Extensive Experience in MongoDB 2.6 - 3.4
Experience with Enterprise edition, MongoDB Atlas
Experience in Installation, Configuration and Administration of MongoDB in Red Hat, Centos and/or Ubuntu
Experience in MongoDB data modeling, schema design and CRUD operations
Experience in MongoDB Performance tuning
Experience with MongoDB Security best practice implementations
Experience with MongoDB Replica Set, Sharding, Backup, Restore and Monitoring
Experience with Installation and Configuration of Ops Manager
Experience working in AWS, Azure and/or any cloud provider environment a bonus
24x7 production support experience

5-7 years in MySQL
Well versed in database performance tuning and SQL tuning
Skilled in backups & recovery
24x7 production support experience
Development DBA experience
Intimate with SQL
MySQL 5.1, 5.5, 5.6, 5.7
Oracle Enterprise MySQL, Community MySQL, Percona MySQL, and MariaDB
Clustering: Galera, InnoDB Cluster, NDB
Sharding and partitioning
Replication: master-slave, master-master-slave, master-master
Restoring: point-in-time, restore a master
Backups: table, databases, utilities needed for backing up, affects on table types
Query tuning: adding/removing indexes, rewriting queries for better performance
Configuration tuning: for query and overall database performance
MySQL troubleshooting
Installation on Linux OSes and Windows, and upgrades on Linux OSes and Windows

Intermediate knowledge of Linux with regard to moving and compressing files, creating users, firewalls, networking, and simple troubleshooting
Bash scripting
Overseeing and coordination of data activities
Planning, architecting data solutions

Experience in the following areas is strongly preferred (but not mandatory):
SQL Server

Miscellaneous required knowledge:
Database modeling & design (normalization, physical design, etc.)
Working with clients
Managing junior DBAs
EXCELLENT communication skills, both verbal and written
Ability to work well with others in a team environment
Willing to carry on-call cell-phone/pager

This position is for full-time employment with full medical benefits. Salary commensurate with experience.
If you meet the above requirements and would enjoy working in a thriving fast-faced environment where one can attain the technical satisfaction of supporting several complex customer environments with the stability of working for a single company as a full-time employee, please apply online through our ATS system for fastest response time.

Thank you for your interest in Datavail!