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Linux Engineer with MySQL & AWS/GCP

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Dublin City Centre, Ireland, Nationwide, Remote


Infrastructure & Cloud





Stelfox has partnered with one of the world’s fastest-growing eCommerce companies as it continues to expand its global infrastructure operations.

Established in 2012, this online fashion retailer is valued at over $100 Billion, employs 10,000+ staff globally, and conducts business with 3,000+ suppliers.

The company is hiring 2 new additional resources to join their globally distributed production database engineering function providing 24×7 mission-critical support.

Here the Engineers will join an established team with colleagues across the U.S., Singapore, and China to form a “Follow the Sun” support model, managing its entire production database engineering landscape.

What you’ll be doing…

  • Maintaining scalable, reliable, and robust production database environments
  • Administer and manage MySQL databases on AWS or GCP cloud platforms
  • Maintaining Linux operating systems and servers
  • Monitor and troubleshoot performance issues related to Linux and MySQL
  • Work with development teams and engineers to provide a database design guidance
  • Develop and maintain scripts for the automation of repetitive tasks
  • Triage and solve database issues, drive incidents until resolution
  • Provide on-call support for critical issues

What you need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Information Systems or equivalent technical discipline
  • 3+ years of relevant commercial experience
  • Strong knowledge of MySQL database administration, including backup and recovery, performance tuning, and replication
  • Experience with Linux administration
  • Strong scripting experience – Shell/Perl/Python, etc.),
  • Experience with AWS or GCP cloud platforms and their associated services
  • Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a geographically remote team

Please note: We have a number of similar positions currently, and in the future, which we would like to discuss with you should you indicate your interest in this role. When we receive your application for this role, we will contact you to advise you of our process for other similar positions.

Stelfox is fully compliant with GDPR regulations and you can read more in our privacy policy here:

Your shared data will not be disclosed or transferred to a third party data controller or data processor located outside the EEA unless we have obtained your express consent. We look forward to working with you.

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