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Senior Database Administrator
280 Baizakov St. Almaty, Kazakhstan
Key Responsibilities
  • Proactively identify database performance problems and resolve them by proposing and delivering changes to the codebase
  • Own this process end-to-end, from triaging issues to verifying your solution in production
  • Deliver changes that allow us to scale our product and their database and make sure we're prepared for data growth
  • Act as a database maintainer for the codebase and review database-related application changes before they are released
  • Review, optimize and refactor the existing database schema
  • Create and improve documentation
  • Long term scalability and architecture planning
  • Participate in the incident management processes to ensure reliability goals (SLOs) are met by working with the Platform Reliability Team.
  • Significant experience in using MySQL for mission-critical applications
  • In-depth knowledge of MySQL backup/recovery and replication
  • It would be desirable to have a knowledge of MySQL clustering technologies like Galera Cluster
  • SQL and query optimizing techniques with a demonstrable ability to both diagnose and prevent performance problems
  • Assist the development teams with database design and schema modifications
  • Expert understanding of high-performance MySQL (>50k QPS)
  • Working knowledge of PostgreSQL, Redis, MongoDB, Snowflake and Clickhouse.
  • Proficiency in the English language
About us

At Vention, we assemble senior-level, dedicated teams of developers to help fast-growing startups and innovative enterprises drive impact and achieve their goals. We’ve delivered solutions across multiple domains, including FinTech, PropTech, AdTech, HealthTech, e-commerce, and more.


Our culture is rooted in the belief that ongoing growth benefits employees and the company alike. Because of that, we offer:

  • An individualized approach to career development, tailoring growth plans to every role
  • Access to our technology mentorship program as a mentor or mentee
  • The opportunity to contribute to up to 300 original projects in 30 different fields

And that's not all! We also offer:

  • Expanded medical support for employees in Almaty
  • 19 working days of vacation per year, 21 after two years with the company
  • Access to 700+ gyms via 1 Fit membership
  • Сonferences & meetups, organized by our company
  • Support for the significant events in your life
  • Access to discounts across a variety of stores, restaurants & cafes through a corporate discount program
  • And referral bonuses

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