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MYSQL Database administrator

  • Location: North Carolina
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 22 days ago

  • Expiry Date: 30 September 2021

Job Description:


  • Assess and tune the MySQL based Moodle Database

  • Provide recommendations to optimize the performance of MySQL database, including changes in settings, schema, queries, etc.

  • Design a distributed database system for the Moodle MySQL database and perform the technical and development work to build this system

  • Database replication for scale-out

  • Study and provide recommendations for moving MySQL database to Postgres; perform feature and performance comparison analysis

  • Build a plan and design the migration from MySQL to Postgres if Postgres demonstrates higher performance and scalability than MySQL

  • Assist in enabling database encryption for MySQL Moodle Database

Required skills

  • Experience in MySQL architecture, monitoring, troubleshooting, scaling and SQL

  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills

  • Good communication, teamwork and negotiation skills

  • Working knowledge of Postgres

  • Able to work to tight deadlines under pressure

  • Excellent organizational skills, flexibility and adaptability

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