Apptega is a forward-thinking and dynamic technology company dedicated to making cybersecurity easy for organizations around the world. We seek a passionate and driven Junior MySQL Developer to join our growing team. This is a fantastic opportunity for individuals who are enthusiastic about database development and MySQL and eager to expand their skills in a collaborative environment.
As a Junior MySQL Developer at Apptega, you will work closely with our experienced database and development teams to assist in designing, developing, and maintaining MySQL databases. You will play a crucial role in database optimization, performance tuning, and ensuring data integrity. This role provides the chance to learn and grow while contributing to innovative projects.
· Database Development: Collaborate on designing and developing MySQL databases, tables, and stored procedures.
· Query Optimization: Analyze and enhance SQL queries to boost database performance.
· Data Integrity: Ensure the accuracy and consistency of data through data validation and error-handling techniques.
· Reporting: Create ad-hoc and scheduled reports using MySQL queries.
· Documentation: Maintain comprehensive documentation of database schemas, designs, and code modifications.
· Troubleshooting: Identify and resolve database-related issues, including errors and performance bottlenecks.
· Collaboration: Work closely with cross-functional teams, including developers, data analysts, and business stakeholders.
· Security: Implement and enforce security measures to safeguard sensitive data.
- Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Information Technology, or a related field (or equivalent experience).
- Basic understanding of MySQL and relational database concepts.
- Strong problem-solving skills and keen attention to detail.
- Ability to work collaboratively in a team-oriented environment.
- Effective communication skills, both written and verbal.
- Willingness to learn and adapt to new technologies and best practices.
- Familiarity with other database systems (e.g., PostgreSQL, Microsoft SQL Server) is a plus.
- Knowledge of database design principles, indexing, and normalization is a plus.
- You like to have fun at work – culture is important to you.
What you get:
- Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
- Opportunities to work on challenging and impactful projects.
- Mentorship and opportunities for career advancement.
- A supportive and collaborative workplace culture.
- Exposure to cutting-edge technologies in the compliance and cybersecurity sector.
- On-the-job training and professional development opportunities.
Apptega Position Perks:
· Base salary plus incentives
· Unlimited Paid Time Off
· Medical, Dental & Vision Coverage
· Retirement Plan (401k with Matching Funds)
· Training & Development
· Office Snacks
· Gym membership on-site