MySQL Database Administrator at Parkway Projects Limited

Parkway Project Limited is a Financial Technology Company that provides simple, intuitive, end-to-end corporate and, retail banking services.

We are recruiting to fill the position of a MySQL Database Administrator

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.

Application Closing Date
29th March, 2021.

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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