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  • Posted: Feb 22, 2021
    Deadline: Feb 26, 2021
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    Parkway is a leading financial technology provider creating modern banking experiences, proudly developed by Africans and delivered through Africa’s leading banks to businesses and individuals across the continent. Parkway provides simple, intuitive, end-to-end corporate, retail and transaction banking solutions. Our core platform and service offering...
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    MySQL Database Administrator

    Location: Yaba, Lagos

    Job Description

    • We are looking for an experienced MySQL database administrator who will be responsible for ensuring the performance, availability, and security of clusters of MySQL instances.
    • You will also be responsible for orchestrating upgrades, backups, and provisioning of database instances.
    • You will also work in tandem with the other teams, preparing documentations and specifications as required.


    • Provision MySQL instances, both in clustered and non-clustered configurations
    • Ensure performance, security, and availability of databases
    • Prepare documentations and specifications
    • Handle common database procedures, such as upgrade, backup, recovery, migration, etc.
    • Profile server resource usage, optimize and tweak as necessary
    • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders


    • B.Sc / HND in any discipline
    • 2 - 4 years Experience.


    • Experience with replication configuration in MySQL
    • Strong proficiency in MySQL database management
    • Decent experience with recent versions of MySQL
    • Understanding of MySQL’s underlying storage engines, such as InnoDB and MyISAM
    • Knowledge of de-facto standards and best practices in MySQL
    • Proficient in writing and optimizing SQL statements
    • Knowledge of MySQL features, such as its event scheduler
    • Ability to plan resource requirements from high-level specifications
    • Familiarity with other SQL/NoSQL databases such as PostgreSQL, MongoDB, etc.
    • Knowledge of limitations in MySQL and their workarounds in contrast to other popular relational databases
    • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools such as Git / Mercurial / SVN and AzureDevOps.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to using the "Job Title" as the subject of the email.

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