January 24, 2018

Careers

Join MinervaSQL team

We are always looking out for hiring passionate MySQL consultants who are experienced in building optimal, scalable and highly available web-scale database infrastructure operations. Our customers are some of the largest internet properties and technology companies from diversified verticals like CDN, Mobile Advertisement Networks, E-Commerce, Social Media Applications, Gaming, SaaS and Digital Payment Solutions. We are family friendly and 100% boot-strapped  team, That mean we all have to really work hard to become successful but success means all of us will share the results. We are an virtual corporation, All of us work from home and stay connected via phone, Google Hangouts, IRC and email. To join MinervaSQL team please contact our founder and principal Shiv Iyer directly, shiv@minervasql.com

Why join MinervaSQL ?

  • Virtual Corporation – We don’t want you to leave your favorite town / city or friends / family , We will be an Virtual Corporation forever !
  • Always works from home (or wherever you want to with a good internet connection), We don’t want to you to spend time in the roads .
  • You will be working for some of the best internet properties and technology companies in this planet, The work will be always challenging .
  • Friendly vacation policy, We treat you as adults .
  • Company sponsored meet-ups and user conferences, We want you to be successful professionally .
  • Blog during work hours, We love it !
  • Competitive salary and profit sharing, Your salary is not based on where you are operating from !
  • We are bootstrapped and so we really work hard to be successful, We are committed to sharing profits with the team .

The immediate opportunities in MinervaSQL

MySQL Remote DBA (Location – worldwide)

Desired technical skills

  • Consulting and professional services experience in MySQL, MariaDB and Percona Server
  • MySQL and InnoDB internals
  • Optimal installation and configuration of MySQL and InnoDB
  • Capacity planning and sizing
  • MySQL performance optimization
  • MySQL sharding and clustering solutions
  • Archiving and partitioning
  • MySQL high availability
  • MySQL disaster recovery solutions – logical backups, XtraBackup and MariaDB Backup
  • Galera Cluster operations and troubleshooting
  • Continuent Tungsten operations and troubleshooting
  • MySQL emergency DBA support experience
  • MySQL replication solutions
  • MySQL Group Replication
  • MySQL upgrades and migration
  • MySQL troubleshooting
  • Work from anywhere in the world with good internet connection
  • Comfortable working remotely (MinervaSQL employees are home based)

Professional skills

  • Customer focussed and good communication skills (speaking and writing) in English
  • Ability to work under tremendous stress occasionally, Our customers are some of the largest internet properties in the planet and sometimes we have unplanned incidents to address / solve
  • Constantly learning and adaptive
  • Deep passion to educate and share the knowledge
  • Comfortable working remotely (MinervaSQL employees are home based)

Principal MySQL Consultants (Location – worldwide)

Desired skills

  • Deep understanding of MySQL and InnoDB internals
  • Consulting and professional services experience in MySQL, MariaDB and Percona Server
  • Experience in architecting and building web-scale database infrastructure operations
  • MySQL Troubleshooting
  • Customer centric full-stack database infrastructure operations expertise
  • Provide strategic and technical guidance to customer in building optimal, scalable and highly available web-scale database infrastructure operations.
  • Occasional travel involved to customer offices but 80% of the year you will be working remotely
  • Technical marketing, evangelism and blogging
  • Architecting and building high performance MySQL infrastructure operations
  • Scaling MySQL operations horizontally and vertically
  • MySQL SRE experience (Percona XtraBackup and mydumper)
  • MySQL scale-out Soultions – MySQL replication and sharding
  • MySQL Group Replication
  • Galera Cluster operations and troubleshooting
  • Continuent Tungsten operations and troubleshooting
  • Work from anywhere in the world with good internet connection
  • Comfortable working remotely (MinervaSQL employees are home based)

Professional skills

  • Customer focussed and good communication skills (speaking and writing) in English
  • Active open source evangelist, blogger and speaker for community conferences
  • Ability to work under tremendous stress occasionally, Our customers are some of the largest internet properties in the planet and sometimes we have unplanned incidents to address / solve
  • Great leader and mentor for in-house and customer DBA teams
  • Comfortable working remotely (MinervaSQL employees are home based)

ClickHouse Consultants (Location – worldwide)

Desired skills

  • Expertise in columnar database systems internals
  • ClickHouse architecture and internals
  • ClickHouse performance optimization and tuning
  • ClickHouse replication
  • ClickHouse clustering and sharding
  • ClickHouse troubleshooting
  • SQL optimization and tuning

Professional skills

  • Customer focussed and good communication skills (speaking and writing) in English
  • Active open source evangelist, blogger and speaker for community conferences
  • Ability to work under tremendous stress occasionally, Our customers are some of the largest internet properties in the planet and sometimes we have unplanned incidents to address / solve
  • Comfortable working remotely (MinervaDB employees are home based)

 

Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.

Confucius