Senior Database Administrator (Based in Singapore/Bangkok)

  • Technology
  • Singapore, Singapore

Senior Database Administrator (Based in Singapore/Bangkok)

Job description

  • Manage MySQL databases – including installation, maintenance, optimisation, etc.
  • Collaborate with development teams on database designs, optimizing queries and overall database performance
  • Architectural guidance and support future data management decisions
  • Triage and resolve any issues with replication, backup, recovery, slow queries
  • Automate DBA tasks as much possible


  • 5+ years of DBA experience
  • Advanced knowledge in building, operating and scaling MySQL systems
  • Proficient in at least one of the scripting language (Shell/Perl/Python)
  • Demonstrated experience in administering MySQL at scale
  • Expertise in MySQL performance optimizations and designing HA systems
  • Extensive experience on UNIX and/or Linux
  • Experience with schema design
  • Experience with automation tools
  • Experience with cloud based databases (e.g. AWS)
  • Good to have exposure to NoSQL data stores like MongoDB, ElasticSearch and Redis
  • Good communications and ability to work well with peers