Database Engineer

  • Job Reference: MF68
  • Date Posted: 15 November 2023
  • Recruiter: McKenzie Fox
  • Location: Douglas
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: McKenzie Fox
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 01624 698900

Job Description


Our client is actively seeking a Database Engineer who is adept in MySQL, with a proven track record in scaling databases, mastering replication, and optimising SQL queries. This role will be instrumental in enhancing database performance, ensuring scalability, and maintaining high availability of their database services.


Architect, design, and implement robust MySQL database systems with a focus on performance, scalability, and high-availability.

Administer, monitor, and maintain MySQL databases, ensuring their performance, security, and reliability.

Develop comprehensive strategies for scaling databases in line with data growth and application demands.

Implement and manage database replication, backup, and recovery processes.

Optimize SQL queries and stored procedures for maximum efficiency and speed, reducing latency and resource consumption.

Conduct regular database performance tuning and capacity planning.

Ensure the security of database systems through rigorous access controls, encryption, and other security measures.

Collaborate with development teams to optimise database operations in relation to application performance.

To discuss this role further or to apply, email your CV to You can call us on 01624 698900 quoting reference MF68.