Senior Database Administrator, UK
London office (Soho), but full time remote working applications considered (within UK)
Marin Software, headquartered in San Francisco, is looking for an outstanding individual in the UK, with extensive prior relational database experience, to join our Data Platform team. Marin is merging MySQL with Hadoop-based systems to refine and advance our innovative new a platform, and is seeking an expert in production delivery and support, primarily for ORM databases with MySQL as well as Hadoop to help us with this.
This is a deeply technical hands-on position, requiring extensive knowledge of MySQL, including MySQL internals, supporting many different technologies. The successful candidate will play a critical role in advising software engineers on scalability and performance best practices throughout the development process and must have stellar communications skills. You will play an integral part in shaping the future of Marin, the databases it uses, be open to learning new technologies, as well as working outside of your comfort zone.
Working with data at Marin is an exciting opportunity where you will work with billions of rows, hundreds of thousands of transactions per second and petabytes of data. We manage billions of digital advertising spend, enjoying the challenges that come with big data and frequent changes from Facebook, Google, Amazon and more. This is a great opportunity to make a big impact on a business, which is highly ambitious and going through a highly exciting stage of our evolution!
Marin Software is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive workplace where we can all be ourselves and succeed on merit. We offer a range of family-friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements and benefits to support our employees from different backgrounds.