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Senior Database Administrator



Software Engineering, IT
Chicago, IL, USA
Posted on Thursday, May 11, 2023
Enfusion is a pioneer in developing innovative, native cloud investment management software, analytics, and managed services for asset managers and hedge funds around the globe. We underpin the investment operations of fund managers from our global offices spanning four continents. Our unique, seamless, SaaS-based platform is reshaping the global investment operations landscape by removing traditional information boundaries and uniting the front-, middle- and back-office into one system, with one unified data set.
Passionate about client service, we complement our software solutions with expert middle- and back-office managed services. In fact, we've been recognized as Best Managed Services Provider at the HFM EU Services Awards. We help fund managers around the world streamline their operations, mitigate risk, and improve transparency and reporting so they can confidently focus on what they do best – invest.

As a company, we’re absolutely committed to the growth, development, and well-being of our people. Enfusion is where you can pursue your passion, showcase and further develop your skills, and launch a meaningful and rewarding career. If you're looking for a culture that is inclusive, collaborative, entrepreneurial, values diversity, fosters and rewards creative exploration, and strives to continually exceed client expectations then we're looking forward to hearing from you.
Learn more about Enfusion by visiting www.enfusion.com and apply today!

The Team:

Enfusions System Department provides a flexible, scalable, secure, performant, and cost-efficient platform for running the Enfusion application stack and services. Systems core responsibilities include System Engineering, Network Engineering, Database Systems, and Data Center Operations, all playing a critical role in managing and maintaining the security and reliability of Enfusions IT infrastructure.

The Role:

We are currently looking for a self-motivated, MySQL DBA with Oracle experience to join our team. In this role, you’ll be working with our Systems and DB team to improve our existing database infrastructure, day-to-day operational activities including break/fix, capacity management, backup and recovery, database High Availability Clusters, replication setup/management and ongoing database change reviews.

What You’ll Do:

  • Build out Enfusion’s MySQL replica / clustered / highly-available database environments.
  • Perform database server builds
  • Execute regular patching and upgrades
  • Routine database backups and restore exercises
  • Continuous database monitoring and alerting enhancements
  • Manage of all primary and replica database instances across Enfusion’s entire ecosystem
  • Participate in the installation, configuration, optimization, upgrades / patching, performance tuning, and monitoring of MySQL database systems on Linux / open source operating systems.
  • Participate in the team’s on-call rotation schedule
  • Participate in weekly release process
  • Develop strategies and implement solutions for database continuous testing, integration, delivery, and configuration management
  • Document policies, processes, and procedures
  • Assist the dev teams as needed

What You’ll Need:

  • 7 or more years experience with MySQL database administration (everything from DB administration, SQL scripting, DB systems configurations, DB tuning / optimizing, backups / restores, data dumps, etc.)
  • Knowledge of RDBMS HA / DR design considerations and architectures.
  • Understanding of industry best practices as they relate to database administration, operation, monitoring, scaling, performance tuning, and security management.
  • Experience with MySQL v5.7 and v8 databases
  • You should be comfortable in a Linux environment and be able to navigate a Linux CLI
  • Financial / trading or investment environments are a huge plus
  • Experience with Bash, Python or PHP scripting languages is a plus
  • Experience with Oracle OEM and Oracle RAC database systems a plus
  • It would also help if you have a Bachelor of Science (BS) in Computer Science or related Engineering field

The salary for this position is $130,000 - $175,000 + bonus + benefits.

*Note: This good faith pay range is provided in compliance with NYC law and the laws of other jurisdictions that may require a salary range in job postings.

Enfusion offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, retirement and pension plans, and generous Paid Time Off policy; and paid parental leave. Other perks include commuter benefits, and an employee assistance program. All benefits and programs are subject to applicable eligibility requirements.
Enfusion is fully committed to providing equal employment opportunity to job applicants and employees in recruitment, hiring, employment, compensation, benefits, promotions, transfers, training, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Enfusion will not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, religion, veteran status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, creed, citizenship or any other status protected by laws or regulations in the locations where we do business. We endeavor to maintain a drug-free workplace.