Senior DBA

Location Sofia
Job Type Permanent
Salary Competitive Market Rate, Dependent on Experience
Reference 29211

A leading online, mobile and POS payment service provider is looking for talented and experienced Senior DBA's to join their attractive offices in Sofia.

They are looking for candidates that have a long-term interest and past experience in database administration, development, and monitoring.

The Role

The Senior DBA will be responsible for:

  • Managing several Galera clusters in a PCI-DSS level environment (service provider level 1)
  • Performing and tuning, backups, disaster recovery, replication, and general database architecture
  • Overall responsibility for technical operations and database layer monitoring, including extended support for critical production systems
  • Analysing, troubleshooting and resolving problems

The Company

  • Fast-growing payment company
  • Excellent working conditions, casual atmosphere, and state-of-the-art hardware
  • Modern, challenging, constantly growing business
  • Excellent remuneration package − in the top 10% of the industry
  • Professional development - books, training, etc.
  • Team buildings and fun activities


  • Appropriate IT related degree or relevant experience
  • 6-10 years in DBA roles preferably with MySQL
  • Experienced in maintaining large, high-volume, high-availability production database clusters
  • Advanced knowledge in data modelling and schema design
  • Strong SQL skills with the ability to analyse and optimise MySQL queries
  • Highly proficient in spoken and written English
  • Enthusiastic, hard-working and motivated team player with excellent communication skills
  • Considered as advantage: Experience with Galera cluster highly desired (Percona XtraDB Cluster and/or MariaDB Galera cluster), Advanced database programming, Experience with PostgreSQL, Oracle, etc, Experience with NoSQL solutions like MongoDB, Redis, etc, Experience in payments and payment-based infrastructure

This is an incredible opportunity to work with a dynamic and industry leading company. If you're an experienced DBA professional that wishes to use your skills to make a truly demonstrable impact, then apply now.


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