Database Administrator

Taipei / KKBOX - Engineering / Permanent

KKBOX is not only a music player but also the largest music library of Chinese pop music in the universe (We believe!!). KKBOX.com is the website for music lovers to search, browse and explore their favorite artists and songs. It’s a chart for heavy music lovers to catch up on the most progressive music trends. It’s also an event place for interacting with your favorite idols and their fans.

We are looking for a Senior Database Administrator to join us!


  • Monitor the database performance to ensure database security and stability.
  • Manage and monitor database operations.
  • Ensure the high availability of the database and the establishment of a backup mechanism.
  • Regularly check online query performance, and provide application development suggestions and adjustments.
  • Requirements:

  • 3+ years of relevant work experience
  • Experience administering MySQL server including:  
  • Aspects of installation, configuration, patching, upgrades, and migrations.  
  • Basic performance tuning, query optimization & index tuning.  
  • Knowledge of MySQL backup solutions.  - basic knowledge of HA solutions.  
  • Understanding of monitoring requirements.  
  • Demonstrable experience in administering Linux-based systems.
  • Nice to have:

  • Experience with technologies like Galera / XtraDB Cluster, HAProxy, ProxySQL, and Orchestrator.
  • Experience running on Cloud Services such as AWS and RDS.
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