Senior Database Administrator in Atlanta, GA at CareerBuilder

Date Posted: 6/8/2018

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Job Description

US - CareerBuilder



We are looking for a Senior-Level MS SQL/Aurora/MySQL Database Administrator (DBA) to join our Site Infrastructure team.  This position is based out of our Buckhead office.  Some of the primary responsibilities of this role will include owning, tracking, and resolving database related incidents and requests.  Additional responsibilities include reviewing service related reports on a daily basis to ensure issues are resolved within established SLAs, responding to database related alerts, and working with peers to come up with strategic solutions. This position will help lead in the requirements, design, and implementation of projects to enhance the database platform so it can meet the ever growing needs of the CareerBuilder website.  This position requires knowledge in the theory and practical application of SQL Server 2012/2016 or MySQL RDBMS architecture, database design, and query tuning.

The ideal candidate is highly motivated, detail-oriented, self-directed and flexible with excellent communication skills. Candidates should also have good architecture skills, strong Windows/SQL clustering skills, and excellent problem solving skills working with replicated systems.  

Your primary DBA responsibilities will be:

  • Designing and architecting SQL Server or MySQL solutions for an N-tier 24x7 high volume production environment
  • Manage system issues, upgrades, performance tuning, backup/recovery, and replication
  • Configuring/extending our custom, PowerShell based SQL Server monitoring infrastructure
  • Full Lifecycle management of SQL Server and Aurora/MySQL implementations in a clustered/replicated/virtualized environment

Some of the technologies you will be using are:

  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012/2014/2016
  • SQL Server Transactional Replication
  • Windows Server 2012/2012R2/2016
  • Windows Clustering
  • SQL Server System Tables/DMVs
  • AWS Aurora and/or MySQL

Job Requirements:


  • Must have an Enterprise proactive vision
  • Good communication skills
  • 4-year College Degree
  • 3-5 years of solid SQL Server or Aurora/MySQL DBA experience in a high-volume, replicated/clustered environment
  • Experience troubleshooting SQL Server and Replication using system tables/DMVs
  • Ability to troubleshoot SQL Server or Aurora/MySQL performance issues via query window
  • Excellent T-SQL skills
  • Experience tuning SQL for optimal performance
  • Experience in schema design for high volume transactional environments
  • Experience writing automation scripts in TSQL and Powershell
  • Experience with VMWare, basic networking, and 3rd party tools would be a plus




Benefits-We’re All About You! 

When you're focused on the goal, not the path – you can be more flexible, and that translates into more productive and satisfied employees. From flexible hours to volunteering during work hours to diverse education opportunities, CareerBuilder is committed to helping employees strike a balance. 

Here are just some benefits we offer:

  • Training that positions you to hit the ground running with ongoing learning and development courses; we never stop investing in our people.
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental & Vision Programs
  • Education Reimbursement Program allowing up to $5k per year towards completion of a Bachelor’s and non-MBA graduate degree, and up to $10K per year towards completion of an MBA!  No strings attached!  
  • $400 Annual Reimbursement for Wellness Activities, including your gym membership!  
  • 401(k) Program with Strong Employer Match and 2 year vesting schedule!  

CareerBuilder, LLC is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, ancestry, marital or veteran status.


TSR ID: 000671