Within Garena, we are committed to bringing in the best digital entertainment platform to our users. Like us, you strive to understand our diverse range of users by challenging the status quo and developing innovative solutions to engage users.
As a Database Administrator, you will play an important role in our day-to-day operations by ensuring the stability and reliability of our games and web service databases.
You will work closely with our internal stakeholders and game system engineers in capacity planning, installation, configuration, database design, migration, performance monitoring, security, troubleshooting along with backup and data recovery.
Act as the primary point of administration and support for all database infrastructure in the data warehouse and data services environments
Ensure the integrity, availability, and confidentiality of data, database systems and supporting services
Optimize performance of database and data warehouse infrastructure
Work with analysts and engineers to ensure adherence to best practices and data standards
Act as the technical point of contact for architectural changes and improvements to a world-class data and analytics infrastructure
Test and benchmark current and future releases of database server software and related hardware technologies
Expertise in the MySQL platform, including high-availability design and operation, performance tuning, capacity planning, automated backup and recovery
Master of MySQL replication, active / passive clustering, disaster recovery and geographic load distribution of database services
Experience in data warehouse technologies including MPP databases, multiple relational databases, and NoSQL products
Ability to expediently identify and analyze problems, moving quickly to implement solutions that maximize the efficiency of our data warehousing solutions
Familiarity with Bash, Ruby, Perl, C / C++, Java, PHP and Python
Player-focused : as a gamer yourself, you know the importance of listening to players’ needs, especially the implicit needs that can only be uncovered by analyzing and understanding player data
Prefer bilingual candidates : fluent in English and Chinese to liaise extensively with our stakeholders