Mysql Principal Engineer
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Remote • United Kingdom
- Pythian excels at helping businesses use their data and cloud to transform how they compete and win in this ever-changing environment by delivering advanced on-prem, hybrid, cloud and multi-cloud solutions to solve the toughest data challenges faster and better than anyone else. Founded and headquartered in Ottawa, Canada in 1997, Pythian now has more than 400 employees located around the globe with over 350 clients spanning industries from SaaS; media; gaming; financial services; e-commerce and more. Pythian is known for its technology-enabled data expertise covering everything from ETL to ML. We pride ourselves on our ability to deliver innovative solutions that meet the specific data goals of each client and have built meaningful partnerships with major cloud vendors AWS, Google and Microsoft. The powerful combination of our extensive expertise in data and cloud and our ability to keep on top of the latest bleeding edge technologies make us the perfect partner to help mid and large-sized businesses transform to stay ahead in today's rapidly changing digital economy. If you are Database Engineer; live in the UK; love your data and want to love your career then join us!
- For this job an equivalent combination of education and experience, which results in demonstrated ability to apply skills will also be considered
- The successful applicant will need to fulfill the requirements necessary to obtain a background check
- Applicants must be legally authorized to work in their country of residence permanently- Pythian will not relocate, sponsor, or file petitions of any kind on behalf of a foreign worker to gain a work visa, become a permanent resident based on a permanent job offer, or to otherwise obtain authorization to work
- No recruitment agencies
- As a MySQL PC at Pythian, your primary focus will be on project work, debugging performance degradations, audits, and health checks
- Once trained in, you will be included on a third tier on call rotation with other Consultants to respond to escalations and you will be expected to provide training and mentoring to junior team members
- Designing and helping implement new MySQL deployments
- Evaluating existing clusters and provide recommendations on best practices
- Debugging high priority issues on mission critical production environments
- Be involved with OpenSource community through user lists, irc, blog posts, webinars, and open source projects
- Contributing to rapid brainstorming, designing and developing of prototypes
- Automating and providing documentation on operational procedures
- Training and mentoring junior team members
- Providing performance and forecast reports on the health and load of critical business processes to help ensure the infrastructure has adequate capacity
- Participating in company, and team meetings
IT consulting and managed services provider
As a global IT services company, Pythian helps organizations transform by leveraging data, analytics, and the cloud. Pythian designs, implements, and supports customized solutions for the toughest data challenges. Delivering thousands of projects to the cloud, because they believe it is the very best place to be.
Company Core Values
- Stand apart, stand above - A key differentiator for us is that we’re technology agnostic, which allows us to partner with our clients to address their pain points and needs, as well as offering flexible contract models.