SENIOR mySQL DBA

WHO WE ARE

Music makes the world a better place; it unifies us and breeds happiness.

787 Networks is driven by the Power of the Playlist; curated with real human connection. We create entertainment experiences with music, video and messaging that translate into happier places and bigger smiles.

Based out of London, Ontario since 2003; 787 Networks develops custom business entertainment products for themed entertainment venues throughout North America. We strongly believe in the power of the playlist and what it can achieve for a business’s relationship with their customer. Everything we do focuses on creating the highest quality entertainment experience for the businesses that subscribe to our networks and services.

Our team members enjoy flexible working hours, a casual working environment, and full kitchen amenities including a free, daily prepared lunch, as well as snacks and beverages throughout the work day. We celebrate success as a group and strive to make each other as productive as possible, all while having fun doing it.

We believe in building a winning team of "A" players where you will thrive on doing meaningful work, surrounded by amazing people. We only hire the best people and we pay at the top of the market. Our company is energetic, agile and challenging.

PLEASE NOTE: Current openings are located in our London, ON offices. Please apply only if you are already located in or near London, or are interested in relocating. Relocation costs may be provided for successful candidates.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Are you a mySQL/MariaDB guru? Does optimizing database driven platforms get you out of bed in the morning? Do you have experience in a variety of technical domains and want to find a position where you can use them all?

We are looking for a motivated individual who enjoys facing technical challenges, designing and deploying solutions, and then supporting those solutions to meet business needs. The right candidate will already have experience with a handful of technologies, and be quick to learn new ones.

Mastery of mySQL defines this position, but ability to work with related technologies is critical to getting maximum performance and reliablity out of a database. We are a dynamic team that deals with many technologies so openness and flexibility is also essential.

The ideal candidate will take pride in maintaining existing systems, strive to maximize uptime and minimize disruption while simultaneously be seeking ways to improve and optimize.

We have a distributed infrastructure which requires monitoring, maintenance and 24-7 emergency support.

Our team is energetic, dynamic and motivated to use technology to deliver engaging, exciting products. We offer flexible hours, a modernized office, an on-site lunch program and more.

REQUIREMENTS

*** Minimum 5 years of professional experience with mySQL/MariaDB

PC/SERVER

  • MySQL/MariaDB Server Administration and Tuning
  • MySQL/MariaDB Querying
  • Advanced Linux (CentOS/RHEL) Management
  • Azure, Amazon or Rackspace Services Management
  • MSSQL Server Management
  • Ansible or equivalent IT Automation
  • Scripting/Basic Programming (Python, Powershell, bash, VBS, etc).
  • Virtualized Server Environments (HyperV or VMWare)
  • Physical Server Builds and Repairs
  • SAN Server Management

NETWORKING

  • Network Administration (Cisco)
  • Network Installation & Cabling
  • VLAN Layout and Implementation
  • VPN Management
  • WatchGuard Firewall Configuration
  • Load Balancer Management (HAProxy)
  • WLAN Management

PROCESS

  • IT Project Specification and Solution Architecture
  • Advanced Problem Solving, Testing and Debugging
  • Project/Task Management
  • 24-7 Emergency Support
  • System Health Monitoring and Alerting System Management (Check_MK or Nagios)
  • Source Control (git)

PERKS

  • Large personal work space with multi-monitor PC and surround sound.
  • Spacious modern Dev Studio.
  • Free in house prepared lunch.
  • Unlimited snacks.
  • Fully stocked beverage fridge w/ soda, energy drinks, and fresh juice.
  • Competitive pay, sign-on bonuses, and relocation costs (if applicable).

If you enjoy the challenge of solving technical problems, brainstorming fresh and new ideas, then this may be the opportunity for you.

We look forward to hearing from you and welcome you to apply by sending your resume to dev.careers@787networks.com. We thank you for your interest, but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.