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DBA Team Leader



London, UK
Posted on Wednesday, June 12, 2024

The world of payment processing is rapidly evolving, and businesses are looking for loyal and strategic partners, to help them grow.

WE ARE NUVEI. Nuvei (NASDAQ: NVEI) (TSX: NVEI) is a Canadian fintech company accelerating the business of clients around the world. Nuvei’s modular, flexible, and scalable technology allows leading companies to accept next-gen payments, offer all payout options, and benefit from card issuing, banking, risk, and fraud management services. Connecting businesses to their customers in more than 200 markets, with local acquiring in 47 markets, 150 currencies, and 586 alternative payment methods, Nuvei provides the technology and insights for customers and partners to succeed locally and globally with one integration.

At Nuvei, we live our core values, and we thrive on solving complex problems. We’re dedicated to continually improving our product and providing relentless customer service. We are always looking for exceptional talent to join us on the journey!

Your mission

We are looking for a Production and Development DBA MySQL Team Lead to lead our Data Platform Team. Reporting to the Data Platform Director, you will be responsible for the team's daily operations and development for critical missions, and enterprise database systems in PostgreSQL and MySQL.


  • Lead and manage a team of DBAs, providing technical guidance and mentorship.
  • Support the development team in optimizing queries, and software deployment and contribute in database design and development.
  • Responsible for managing and supporting PostgreSQL and MySQL.
  • Install, Configure, and Maintain PostgreSQL and MySQL, including monitoring the health of database performance.
  • Responsible for all administration activities like backup, recovery, index, replication (RDS), health checkup, etc.
  • Join the on-call duty, shift routine, and solve critical database issues.
  • Monitor databases to optimize database performance and diagnose issues.
  • Work with development and operations teams to tune production queries for optimal performance.
  • Provide technical support for database environments/applications, including software installation, database creation, upgrades, patches, etc.