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MySQL Database Administrator

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in SA. Johannesburg
SalaryR30 000 – R20 000
Job TypePermanent
EducationUniversity IT degree/diploma or equivalent
Experience5+ Years of MySQL Database Administration experience

Job Description

A leading company in the online IT industry, is currently looking for a MySQL Database Administrator to join their innovative and energetic team.


• Automation of administrative tasks.

• Compliance with all security policies and procedures, to ensure that the highest level of system and data discretion, integrity and accessibility is maintained at all times.

• Full life cycle support of databases.

• Architecture, logical and physical design, automation, documentation, installs, shell scripting, MySQL, backup & recovery, monitoring, and database and query tuning.

• Mentoring others

• Monitor and examine databases to achieve optimum performance and high availability.

• Perform activities related to day-to-day administration and maintenance of database systems.

• Provide technical expertise in the use of database technology


• 5+ Years of MySQL Database Administration experience.

• Understanding of MySQL’s underlying storage engines, such as InnoDB and MyISAM

• Experience with replication configuration in MySQL

• Proficient in writing and optimizing SQL statements

• Experience in developing using scrum methodology.

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to Marike on or fax to 086 572 8877. You can also contact Marike on 031 350 4405.

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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