1+ months

Lead MySQL DBA - (NextGen Payroll)

Alpharetta, GA 30009


Location: 2575 Westside Pkwy., Alpharetta, GA 30004

ADP is hiring a MySQL DBA. Seeking strong MySQL experience with Replication, Configuration, and Deployment Strategies. Expert knowledge with MySQL Database Servers. Does this sound like you?

We believe people make great companies, not the other way around. Our people make all the difference in delivering innovative HR technologies and solutions that help employees all over the world do their jobs better. The result? We're building the next generation of ADP technologies.

Join ADP's innovation lab as we undertake one of ADP's most ambitious transformation initiatives ever. We're building a team from of the most elite, game-changing technologists and asking them to reinvent the way millions of employees are paid worldwide. If you are a sharp, self-driven product manager who is passionate about solving really big problems, we want to talk to you.

Job Description

The Lead MySQL DBA is a member of the team responsible for developing next-gen payroll solution for ADP's external and internal clients. He/she will be involved in all aspects of the agile software development life cycle, with a primary focus in support.

The Lead MySQL DBA at ADP is expected to be results-oriented, learn new and legacy technologies, have knowledge of the relevant platforms and environments, and be familiar with business processes, functions and data to provide innovative, insightful, and secure solutions.


  • Primarily provide database administrative support to the next gen payroll (PI) system
  • Maintaining, building, supporting, tuning, and monitoring both development and production databases
  • Work with other members of production support team and client service consultants to resolve critical issues in production
  • Collaborate with other development teams to build proactive support mechanisms in the system
  • Perform other related duties as assigned


  • 8+ years of experience administering MySQL replication, configuration, and deployment strategies
  • Strong knowledge in database architectural design, including data partitioning and application partitioning
  • Solid understanding of distributed systems, different levels of data consistency, CAP theorem
  • Expert knowledge in MySQL database servers
  • Highly proficient in all aspects of database administration, including backup / recovery / replication, clustering, advanced performance tuning, and proactive monitoring
  • Understand data locking concepts and the different levels of locking in MySQL
  • Familiarity with Cassandra, MongoDB or other NOSQL persistence systems
  • Strong scripting experience (shell, Python, etc)
  • Experience in cloud hosted infrastructure on public clouds (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud, etc)
  • (Preferred) Experience with infrastructure as code design, implementation and tools such as Ansible, Terraform, DSC etc.


We're designing a better way to work, so you can achieve what you're working for. Consistently named one of the 'Most Admired Companies' by FORTUNE Magazine, and recognized by DiversityInc as one of the 'Top 50 Companies for Diversity,' ADP works with more than 740,000 organizations across the globe to help their people work smarter, embrace new challenges, and unleash their talent. "Always Designing for People" means we're creating platforms that will transform how great work gets done, so together we can unlock a world of opportunity.

At ADP, we believe that diversity fuels innovation. ADP is committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, genetic information, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, lawful alien status, national origin, age, marital status, or protected veteran status. We support an inclusive workplace where associates excel based on personal merit, qualifications, experience, ability, and job performance.


Posted: 2020-04-30 Expires: 2020-06-26

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