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MariaDB Database Administrator
Romania (Brasov, Iasi, Cluj-Napoca, Bucharest, Craiova, Timișoara), Moldova (Chisinau)

Date posted: 24.04.2024

Job type: Full time

Romania (Brasov, Iasi, Cluj-Napoca, Bucharest, Craiova, Timișoara), Moldova (Chisinau)

Remote work

Full time

Job perks: Professional team; Multicultural environment

About the project

How we hire:
At Pentalog, excellence is what you'll do. We're guided by a mission to positively impact the software development world.

Our client, based in France, has been a leader in the e-commerce industry since 2009, providing robust solutions for marketplace integration, affiliate marketing, and more. Their innovative platform automates business processes, facilitating global growth. With integration into over 200 marketplaces and 1,400 channels, the platform serves as a powerful tool for nearly 4,900 brands and retailers across 64 countries, helping them expand their reach and enhance their market presence.

As a MariaDB Database Administrator, you will ensure optimal database performance and security, playing a pivotal role in our continuous drive for innovation and efficiency.

Job requirements

  • Minimum of 3 years' experience as a MariaDB database administrator;
  • Expertise in optimizing SQL queries;
  • Expertise in MariaDB administration and optimization;
  • Demonstrated proficiency in troubleshooting and resolving database problems;
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, IT, or related field;
  • Excellent communication and English skills.


  • Design, implementation, and maintenance of MariaDB database systems;
  • Proactive identification and resolution of issues through database performance monitoring;
  • Conducting regular database backups and ensuring the integrity of data;
  • Enhancing database performance through tuning, indexing, and optimizing queries;
  • Collaborating with development teams to boost overall system performance;
  • Implementing and upholding security best practices for MariaDB databases;
  • Managing user access and permissions within the database;
  • Developing strategies for database backup and restoration;
  • Conducting tests and implementing recovery plans in the event of database failures;
  • Installing monitoring tools to oversee database health and performance;
  • Responding swiftly to alerts and addressing issues as they arise;
  • Documenting database configurations, processes, and procedures comprehensively;
  • Collaborating with developers and system administrators to facilitate application development and deployment.

Extra skills

  • Familiarity with cloud-based database solutions, especially AWS RDS.


  • English and French language classes;
  • Competitive salary and bonuses;
  • Free pass to learning platforms;
  • A multicultural, friendly work environment;
  • Working in a company with an Agile mindset: continuous knowledge sharing and validated learning;
  • The possibility to bring your own creative and innovative ideas to life;
  • Mentorship programs that encourage and enable your professional development;
  • Private Health Insurance and meal tickets;
  • Improvement of your hard and soft skills through workshops, knowledge sharing sessions and presentations on multiple IT-related topics.

About Pentalog

As a leading European Software Services company operating internationally in France, Romania, Germany, Moldova, UK, Vietnam, Mexico, Morocco and USA, we employ over 1,300 engineers and IT experts who work in a very dynamic, multicultural working environment.

At Pentalog, your talents & ambitions are recognized and rewarded; we offer plenty of opportunities to develop, both individually, as well as a professional, and we reward our collaborators who understand the importance of self-improvement.

Super humans