MySQL Database Administrator

| Chicago
In this role, you will be part of a talented and open-minded software team that works on mission-critical applications within capital markets technology. We are looking to add a Database Administrator to our team to assist, maintain, and progressively improve the existing database infrastructure.
Who We Are
Enfusion is a global financial technology firm servicing 350+ clients that combines award winning, cloud-based software with outsourced middle and back-office services to provide unrivaled front-to-back solutions for the investment management industry. Headquartered in Chicago, we currently also have offices in New York, London, Dublin, Hong Kong, São Paulo and Mumbai.
What You’ll Do
  • Manage all primary and replica databases across Enfusion's data centers.
  • Take a lead role in our new BigQuery based Data Warehouse strategic initiative. 
  • Assist the development team with custom time series queries.
  • Participate in database design, monitoring, optimization, and maintenance.
  • Actively monitor and instrument our critical security, and price master jobs
  • Understanding of ETL best practices across the enterprise.
  • Documenting policies, processes, and procedures.
What We Offer
  • Competitive compensation and benefits package
  • Small team with growth opportunity
  • Entrepreneurial environment
  • Exposure to all aspects of the financial services industry
Who We Need
  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field
  • 4-8 years of experience in MySQL database management and scripting in a professional environment.
  • Knowledge of High Availability and Disaster Recovery design considerations for MySQL database systems.
  • MySQL system performance tuning and SQL optimization experience.
  • Hands on knowledge and experience with MySQL system configurations, setups, and general best practices. 
  • Experience with MySQL backup / restore, database dump, and snapshot capabilities. 
  • Participates in the evaluation / implementation of DBA tools and monitoring solutions.
  • Bash scripting skills are required. Java is a plus.
  • Experience with Linux is required.
  • Prior experience with financial, trading and / or investment industry systems preferred.
  • Experience with Google BigQuery or a similar is a plus.
  • Experience with database backup, restore and recovery models.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • GroovyLanguages
    • RESTful ServicesFrameworks
    • MySQLDatabases
    • NoSQLDatabases
    • ConfluenceManagement
    • JIRAManagement


Located in the heart of the Loop in Downtown Chicago. The office is easy to get to with various train and bus stops nearby.

What are Enfusion Perks + Benefits

Enfusion Benefits Overview

Company-paid medical and dental insurance
Generous PTO package
Monthly commuting stipend
Free catered lunch every Friday
Fully stocked kitchen every day
401(k) matching with a Safe Harbor Vesting Schedule

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Dental Benefits
Enfusion pays the premiums for dental insurance.
Vision Benefits
Enfusion's vision plan allows employees to purchase contacts and glasses once a year, and also offers a discount on LASIK. Enfusion pays the premiums for vision insurance.
Health Insurance Benefits
Enfusion pays 100% of health insurance premiums for a low deductible plan. We also cover dependents for free!
Life Insurance
We offer a plan to all employees free of charge!
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Enfusion provides a Safe Harbor Vesting Schedule
401(K) Matching
We offer a generous matching of our employee's contributions
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Enfusion's vacation policy includes three weeks paid time off for all employees. Each employee gets an additional day of PTO for every year of employment up to 5 years.
Paid Holidays
Enfusion offers all employees paid time off to observe all major holidays. We also follow the New York Stock Exchange holiday calendar.
Paid Sick Days
Enfusion offers 5 sick days for all employees
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Enfusion provides employees with $80 a month to use towards commuting related expenses, including public transit, parking, and ride sharing! Employees may also contribute additional funds tax-free!
Company Outings
Enfusion has quarterly team outings, as well as a Women of Enfusion outing, company-wide summer party, holiday parties, and other events! In addition to that, we also have summer intermural leagues!
Stocked Kitchen
Enfusion has a fully stocked kitchen including unlimited snacks, sweets, coffee, tea and variety of flavored LaCroix!
Some Meals Provided
Enfusion caters a weekly lunch every Friday for our employees.
Happy Hours
Enfusion loves hosting happy hours as often as we can!
Professional Development Benefits
Tuition Reimbursement
Enfusion will reimburse employees who successfully complete certifications directly related to their role!
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