Database Administrator/Developer
Vadodara, Gujarat, India (Work from Home in future)

Job Title: Database Administrator/Developer

Location: Vadodara, Gujarat, India (Work from Home in future)

Job reference: PI-DA-001

Number of openings: 1


A unique opportunity has arisen to join the FLYdocs team as a Database Administrator/Developer.

FLYdocs (a Lufthansa Technik Company) is a rapidly expanding international software business, powering innovation, and advancing technology in the aviation industry. With the world’s most advanced aircraft data and records management platform at our core, our global team helps airlines, lessors, OEMs, and MROs to protect asset value, support airworthiness and compliance as well as introduce document workflow efficiencies. Customers in five continents choose us to support their businesses with services ranging from document management to preparing for asset transitions.

Job Purpose

An exciting opportunity for a Database Administrator role to join the FLYdocs team in India. This role will involve the team for implementation, configuration, maintenance, and performance of critical MYSQL Server RDBMS systems, to ensure the availability and consistent performance of our corporate applications.

Key responsibilities

  • Managing large scale MySQL databases with knowledge of de-facto standards and best practices in MySQL/MariaDB plus proficiency in Oracle 11g.
  • Schema design – indexing/portioning, security, resilience, failover.
  • Ensuring the firms’ data is stored correctly, optimizing it for the different data lifecycle stages of production, reporting, and long term storage.
  • Undertake database performance monitoring and tuning, problem resolution, availability management, capacity management, change management and security access management to ensure the continuous provision of service of the database and integrated platform environments.
  • Perform complex backup and recovery tasks for database and applications infrastructure environments. Design the database recovery and backup policy and procedures as per the business requirements.
  • Planning out strategies for database migration, database consolidation and driving it end-to-end.
  • Provide data lifecycles strategies from production, to the data warehouse, ensure performance, security, and availability of databases.
  • Prepare documentation for database design and maintenance processes.
  • Experience with the usage of query and insight tools.
  • MySQL database engine knowledge – InnoDB.
  • Data migration from on-premise databases to Cloud-based database platforms like Azure and AWS technology stacks.
  • Perform database Ad-hoc backups and restores when required.
  • Provide 24×7 support for critical production systems.
  • Develop secure solutions and knowledge regarding information security.

Desired experience

  • 4+ years of minimum experience with recent versions of MySQL / MariaDB and hands-on working with large scale/size database of minimum 1TB.
  • Proficient in writing and optimizing SQL statements, with strong proficiency in MySQL database management.
  • In-depth knowledge of MySQL features, such as its event scheduler, Triggers, SP, Indexing, Sharding etc.
  • Excellent Analytical and organization skill.
  • Knowledge of MySQL’s underlying storage engines.
  • Knowledge of limitations in MySQL/MariaDB and their alternates in contrast to other popular relational databases.
  • Hands-on knowledge and experience in any one or more scripting languages such as PHP / .Net / Python / Batch / Power Shell / Shell Script.
  • Certification in Oracle Certified MySQL Developer or Oracle Certified MySQL DBA will be an advantage.
  • Must have experience in different types of backups and replication methods with hands-on knowledge of backup tools.
  • Independently analyse, solve, and correct issues in real-time, providing problem resolution end-to-end.
  • Ability to configure and maintain database servers and processes, including monitoring of system health and performance.
  • Must have Azure PaaS / DBaaS exposure.
  • Good communication skill is a must.

What we offer

  • The opportunity to work within a fast-growing, progressive and global-acting company.
  • Career development opportunities and the chance to progress.
  • Flat and lean organisation ensuring short time-2-market.
  • Competitive salary and benefits.

How to apply

Please send your CV to Careers.India@flydocs.aero, quoting the job reference PI-DA-001 in the subject line.

What they said

  • FLYdocs has successfully completed lease return projects for Wizz Air in the past, which gave us great insight into the power of their system. Now with full access to FLYdocs®, we have the right platform to manage all of our records across the entire portfolio.
    - Heiko Holm, Technical Director, Wizz Air
  • We can instantly see a project status, identify queries and delegate team members to respond to them all within the system. This detailed visibility provides us with every confidence in our ability to successfully redeliver this large number of aircraft in such a short period of time.
    - Jan De Meyer, Technical Representative & Records Manager, Brussels Airlines
  • We expect the FLYdocs® system to facilitate smoother aircraft lease returns, through benefits such as the structuring of and access to our maintenance records.
    - Rob Saunders, Manager Engineering Development Cathay Pacific Airways
  • We have already enjoyed the benefit of cost and time savings involved with researching historical information – what used to take days to complete, now takes mere seconds to search and find documentation.
    - Jim Landers SVP- Technical Operations Hawaiian Airlines
  • The FLYdocs document audit was very comprehensive and captured a lot of discrepancies that might have otherwise been missed during a physical on-site documentation review. Once in a digital format, it was very quick and easy to locate a required document or piece of information.
    - Dean Pang, Engineering Executive at SilkAir
  • FLYdocs® allows us to be prepared and in a proactive position instead of reacting to document findings from a lessor just before the physical inspection starts. The feedback from the lessors is always positive as they can review the documents online and on different remote locations.
    - Werner Reiser Senior Manager Phase Out Program SWISS International Air Lines Ltd
  • We are excited to be moving to a new digital way of working that will transform our current engineering practices and we ensure that we deliver against our ambitious asset transition programme, keeping us and our fleet at the forefront of aviation in Europe.
    - Cemil Sayar, Director Technic, SunExpress
  • FLYdocs not only brings a leading software solution but also specific expert knowledge in the area of commercial aviation records management.
    - Rob Saunders, Manager Engineering Development Cathay Pacific Airways
  • The visibility and advanced electronic real-time audit functionality across both the records and aircraft physical inspection sides of the process have allowed Virgin staff, our MRO partners and the lessors, lessees and aviation authorities involved in the process to pro-actively manage each delivery with ease.
    - Rick Daniels Information Services & Airworthiness Records Manager Virgin Atlantic Airways
  • The platform’s superior functionality will provide us ease of use and multi-user web access to technical aircraft records from anywhere in the world.
    - Justin Goatcher, CDB Aviation, Head of Asset Management
  • The platform will bring much more versatility and control across the entire audit and transition process. We are also excited by the improvements it will make to our aircraft remarketing and trading performance too.
    - Rich Poutier, Chief Technical Officer, MCAP
  • We were impressed by the technical capabilities of the FLYdocs® platform. We contracted FLYdocs to manage the complete project from scanning to audit, and have the FLYdocs team to thank for their hard work and expertise.
    - Barry Keenaghan, Project Manager, NAC

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