It's fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they're doing. At Workday, we're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business of enterprise applications. We work hard, and we're serious about what we do. But we like to have a good time, too. In fact, we run our company with that principle in mind every day: One of our core values is fun.
Do you want to work for a company that works hard and plays hard? Do you want to walk in the door knowing you will be working for a company that is experiencing explosive growth and will be relying on you to help sustain it? Here at Workday we are looking for an engineer that excels in working in a fast-paced, challenging environment and genuinely enjoys it.
Environments Data Services is a global team that focuses on providing 24/7 operational support for our customer environments, as well as up taking new technologies and services and ensuring successful deployment to these live environments. We are looking for a MySQL Administrator to help us develop, design and improve our database solutions.
Specifically, you will:
* Provide support for large scale MySQL instances across production and development environments * Serve in an on-call rotation as an escalation contact for critical production issues * Focus on automation to improve availability and scalability in our production environments * Help architect existing and new services in our production environments * Manage replication and maintain high availability
* You enjoy working in a collaborative environment with multiple teams across different time zones * You love to be challenged and like working in high pressure situations * You have exceptional communication skills and work well in a team environment where the goal is to spread knowledge
You should have
* Strong proficiency in MySQL database management * Decent experience with replication configuration in MySQL * Experience with large-scale high-performance distributed systems * Strong understanding of hardware performance, memory and I/O * Working understanding with CentOS * A BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience.
It would be nice if you have:
* Fluency in Python, Perl, Ruby, Chef and other languages * Knowledge of Hadoop HDFS
Workday is a company providing enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources.