MySQL Database Administrator

| Chicago
What we need
We are currently looking for a self-motivated, Senior MySQL DBA to join our team. In this role, you’ll be involved in progressively improving our existing database infrastructure and making recommendations on new technology. 
We have a number of different projects going on and that’s why we are looking for someone senior.
Projects:
  • Building out our clustered environment
  • Database upgrades - 5.7 to 8
  • Data sharding / archiving
  • Database schema subsetting/trimming for sanitized test and developer instances
  • Optimizing usage of our slave nodes

Primary Responsibilities
The job involves the following responsibilities:
  • Manage all primary and replica databases across our data centers 
  • Participate in database designs, monitoring, optimization and maintenance issues 
  • Take a lead role in our DWH strategic initiative
  • Document policies, process, and procedures
  • Implement best practices 
  • Assist the dev teams as needed

Job Qualifications
To be successful in this role, you should have the following:
  • Experience with MySQL Databases administration (everything from scripting, best practices, systems configurations, tuning and optimization, and backups, restores, data dumps, etc)
  • Knowledge of HA/DR design considerations for MySQL database systems
  • The willingness to participate in the evaluation and implementation of new DBA tools /solutions
  • You should be comfortable in a Linux environment. Financial/trading or investment environments is a huge plus.
  • It would also help if you have a Bachelor of Science (BS) in Computer Science or Engineering
  • Be able to work onsite in Chicago. We’re right inside the Revival Food Hall. 
 
You are a great fit if:
We think you are a great fit if you like technology, like to get things done without people asking and enjoy a collaborative, laid back environment. You could work at many awesome companies, but you’re picky about finding the right role. You are knowledgeable, care about the details, and like to learn new things. Also, you like food. 

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • GroovyLanguages
    • RESTful ServicesFrameworks
    • MySQLDatabases
    • NoSQLDatabases
    • ConfluenceManagement
    • JIRAManagement

Location

Located in the heart of the Loop in Downtown Chicago. The office is easy to get to with various train and bus stops nearby.

What are Enfusion Perks + Benefits

Enfusion Benefits Overview

Company-paid medical and dental insurance
Generous PTO package
Monthly commuting stipend
Free catered lunch every Friday
Fully stocked kitchen every day
401(k) matching with a Safe Harbor Vesting Schedule

Culture
Partners with Nonprofits
Enfusion is an active sponsor of Help For Children and their global events.
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Dental Benefits
Enfusion pays the premiums for dental insurance.
Vision Benefits
Enfusion's vision plan allows employees to purchase contacts and glasses once a year, and also offers a discount on LASIK. Enfusion pays the premiums for vision insurance.
Health Insurance Benefits
Enfusion pays 100% of health insurance premiums for a low deductible plan. We also cover dependents for free!
Life Insurance
We offer a plan to all employees free of charge!
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Enfusion provides a Safe Harbor Vesting Schedule
401(K) Matching
We offer a generous matching of our employee's contributions
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Enfusion's vacation policy includes three weeks paid time off for all employees. Each employee gets an additional day of PTO for every year of employment up to 5 years.
Paid Holidays
Enfusion offers all employees paid time off to observe all major holidays. We also follow the New York Stock Exchange holiday calendar.
Paid Sick Days
Enfusion offers 5 sick days for all employees
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Enfusion provides employees with $80 a month to use towards commuting related expenses, including public transit, parking, and ride sharing! Employees may also contribute additional funds tax-free!
Company Outings
Enfusion has quarterly team outings, as well as a Women of Enfusion outing, company-wide summer party, holiday parties, and other events! In addition to that, we also have summer intermural leagues!
Stocked Kitchen
Enfusion has a fully stocked kitchen including unlimited snacks, sweets, coffee, tea and variety of flavored LaCroix!
Some Meals Provided
Enfusion caters a weekly lunch every Friday for our employees.
Happy Hours
Enfusion loves hosting happy hours as often as we can!
Professional Development Benefits
Tuition Reimbursement
Enfusion will reimburse employees who successfully complete certifications directly related to their role!
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