Database Administrator

Department: Technical | Amsterdam/Cork/Remote

About us

At Teamwork, we pride ourselves on creating the best software, working with outstanding people, and going above and beyond for our customers. That excellence has been rewarded with hundreds of thousands of amazing customers all across the globe and millions of users who sign in every day to trust us with getting their businesses organized and running productively.

We’re a profitable, entirely self-funded business with no investors or outside influences beyond one: our customers and what's best for them. It’s a responsibility that we take very seriously. We’re a company of action, full of triers and doers: we try things, we make mistakes, and we learn from them.Growing this company from Cork with an extremely talented team of people is an amazing journey to be a part of. We’re a place to work unlike any other, and our incredible campus is a testament to our unique, creative way of doing things: see for yourself.

If you're a die-hard DBA and a fan of MySQL/MariaDB  this is your dream job: You will be given the freedom and resources to do the best work of your career.

About the job

Our SysOps team consists of 6 Engineers working from locations as far flung as Cork, Belfast, Amsterdam and er, Galway. We are adding another DBA to this team to keep our servers running smoothly!

Must Have

Advanced knowledge and experience in relational database architecture and system design.

Advanced knowledge and experience in MySQL/MariaDB database performance tuning, specific to AWS RDS.

7+ years of experience as a relational DBA in a high traffic, transactional environment.

Experience with data sharding, horizontal partitioning.

Experience in administration of MySQL/MariaDB.

Ability to work cooperatively with software developers

Nice to Have

AWS experience is a major plus

Experience with MongoDB would be a plus, but is not essential if you have significant MySQL experience

What we we're not looking for:

Ninjas. (Although if you want to do some martial arts in your free time that's fine too.) 

Perks & Benefits

Working at Teamwork isn't like a normal job. We believe in hiring only the best and then looking after them like they deserve. On top of a great financial package, we do everything possible to make Teamwork a great place to work.

We believe in paying a competitive salary: earn what you're worth, with regular reviews. We’re committed to your long-term future at the company, and we’re passionate about helping you to improve and enhance your skills.

You have unparalleled freedom in how you do your job. Spot something that needs improving? Off you go, make it happen. You’ll be given only the very best equipment so that, whatever your role, you'll have the very best kit to help you do your best work.

We're invested in your health and happiness. We offer full health insurance and income protection to all our employees, so you can rest assured that you and your loved ones will be taken care of, no matter what happens.

We offer an unmatched work environment, that’s built to make life easy and is constantly improved. We also have an incredible campus unlike anything you’ve seen before (unless you’ve already checked out our YouTube channel). Discounted travel schemes and a Bike to Work scheme make it even easier to get to us, and catered lunches and plenty of in-house snacks and refreshments mean that you’ll always stay refreshed and refuelled.

We take work-life balance very seriously: we’ll set you up with a subsidized gym membership at the gym of your choice, as well as weekly gym classes at the gym downstairs. We also have an in-house games room, for when you want to take a quick break or challenge a co-worker, and regular company-sponsored lunches, movie nights, and nights out.

Sounds epic? Join the journey at Teamwork.

Teamwork is an equal opportunities employer.

Submit your application

We would be delighted to hear from you!