MySQL DB Engineer

Guadalajara, Mexico

Ranked as #12 on Forbes’ List of 25 Fastest Growing Public Tech Companies for 2017, EPAM is committed to providing our global team of over 24,000 people with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers lead with passion and honesty, and think creatively. Our people are the source of our success and we value collaboration, try to always understand our customers’ business, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. No matter where you are located, you’ll join a dedicated, diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.


You are curious, persistent, logical and clever – a true techie at heart. You enjoy living by the code of your craft and developing elegant solutions for complex problems. If this sounds like you, this could be the perfect opportunity to join EPAM as a MySQL DB Engineer. Scroll down to learn more about the position’s responsibilities and requirements.


  • Investigate, troubleshoot and fix scale issues identified in QED;
  • Investigate, troubleshoot and fix production issues escalated by AMS team (performance, data, stability issues);
  • Consultancy of our client´s product and operations teams on system design and architecture and scalability (during upgrades or new systems setup);
  • Consultancy of the development teams of SQL optimization and schema changes;
  • Review and execute DML scripts provided by Development teams;
  • Engineer will work in the team that does troubleshooting of complex problems in MySQL databases ~90% of the time. No DB development (no DB modeling or stored procedures implementation) or DB administration (no managing DB instances and services) is expected here.


  • Senior level MySQL Support Engineer is expected on this position;
  • Strong skills and experience in troubleshooting of performance and data replication issues;
  • Very strong SQL query optimization skill;
  • Good English communication skill, ability to take ownership and work independently.

We offer

  • Career plan and real growth opportunities in the company;
  • Hired directly by EPAM;
  • 100% under payroll;
  • Law benefits (IMSS, INFONAVIT, 15 days December, bonus, 25% vacation bonus, Mexican holidays plus December the 24th and 31st);
  • Major medical expenses insurance;
  • Dental insurance;
  • Life insurance;
  • 13 % employee savings fund;
  • Vacations starting with 10 days plus 2 floating days;
  • 30 days leave for the following purposes: maternity leave/adoption;
  • 5 days for regular paternity leave or adoption;
  • Constant training and certifications;
  • Flexible work schedule;
  • Relaxed dress code;
  • Mobility plan with our other sites (25 countries);
  • Relocation plan within México;
  • Grocery coupons. Added to the monthly benefits once the probation period has been passed successfully.