MySQL DBA, Jobs, 7712

MySQL DBA - Carlisle & Cumbria

£40,000 - Technology - IT- Application
Ref: 7712 Date Posted: Monday 07 Jun 2021
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Nine Twenty are ecstatic to be collaborating with an award winning, rapidly growing tech company in the recruitment of a MySQL DBA.

The business are pioneers within the fin tech sector, providing first class solutions throughout the UK. 

The Role:

  • The role is for an experienced DBA to take responsibility for the performance, integrity and security of the organisations databases.
  • Working with the wider technical team, you will be responsible for understanding data requirements, ensure optimal database design and implementation at project outset.
  • You will actively develop and encourage industry best‐practice working methods through in‐house and external training or demonstrations.


  • Excellent working knowledge of either MySQL or PostgreSQL. Knowledge of both systems would be beneficial.
  • Familiarity with using Unix like operating systems (Linux/MacOS).
  • Familiarity with Cloud infrastructure solutions such as AWS, Azure or GCP.
  • Excellent communication skills – providing verbal and written communication that is outstanding to both direct reports and senior management as well as other stakeholders.
  • Flexible and adaptable – capable of changing direction where required and showing flexibility to meet new demands.
  • Driven by delivery – able to self‐manage workload and continually meet agreed deadlines.
  • Multi‐tasking – can manage several concurrent projects and prioritise demands.
  • Solid people skills – an approachable and friendly individual who provides direction, monitors performance, and builds a positive and active working environment.
  • Thrives on change, showing an impressive ability to drive data methodologies forward.


  • Salary £40,000
  • Flexible working hours.
  • Christmas bonus and annual bonus based on company performance.
  • Death in service life insurance benefit of 8x salary.
  • Cigna Health Insurance.
  • Generous pension scheme with up to 10% employer pension contribution.
  • Access to Legal & General's share schemes.
  • A modern, custom built office with free parking.
  • Gym access