Nashville, TN 37219

Posted: 11/29/2018 Employment Type: Direct Hire Industry: IT Job Number: 17043

Zycron has joined with a Healthcare company and is seeking a Senior MySQL DBA for a full-time position located in Nashville, TN.

The Senior Database Administrator is responsible to implement, maintain, and improve the database environment in order to deliver business solutions. You will be the lone DBA in the company. Need to be a self-starter and able to work independently.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and improve databases, including PostgreSQL, MySQL, and SQL Server running in AWS and on site
  • Ensure high availability and high performance of the databases
  • Conduct database performance tuning, backup and recovery, configuration management, data replication, and security best practices
  • Generate and document disaster recovery plan and processes
  • Manage user access and security
  • Assist in establishing metrics to monitor the effectiveness and up-time of database applications
  • Proactively monitor the database systems to ensure secure and highly available services
  • Provide trend analysis to enable informed decision making regarding resource management
  • Validate and implement database changes as needed
  • Supervise work performed by vendors to ensure it meets quality standards
  • Work with developers to improve applications’ database use and establish best practices
  • Design, optimize, and maintain database objects including tables, views, stored procs, functions, triggers, indexes

Knowledge/Skill Requirements:

  • 5+ years of DBA with opensource technologies such as; PostrgreSQL or MySQL
  • AWS
  • Ability to travel 25% (national)

If interested in learning more about Zycron and this opportunity, please submit your resume for consideration to Kelly Parsons at 
Job ID Number: 17043 (Please reference in call or email)  

Only candidates with backgrounds who match our client's requested experience will be contacted. Do not take this as a poor reflection on your experience, just a decision for the specific needs of our client's project/job. We look forward to working with you.

Zycron, a Brand of BG Staffing, Inc. (NYSE American: BGSF), is one of the largest IT solutions firms headquartered in Tennessee. We provide client-specific solutions from staffing to outsourcing across all industries, with extensive experience in health care, energy and utilities, and state and local government. To learn more about our services, visit

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