Taboola is hiring a


Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel

Taboola is looking for a Linux oriented MySQL experienced DBA with knowledge in noSQL to run our production and lab activities and support the R&D team.

On job coding and application deep diving is a common activity. Working on all aspects of the data, from ETL to reports to optimizing the access and structure of the data is all in a day’s work. This is a dynamic web environment at large scales with production IT orientation.



  • Determines database structural requirements by analyzing R&D operations, applications, and programming; reviewing objectives with R&D; evaluating current systems;
  • Develops database solutions by designing proposed system; defining database physical structure and functional capabilities, security, back-up, and recovery specifications.
  • Installs database systems and plans database expected growth.
  • Maintains database performance by identifying and resolving production and application development problems; calculating optimum values for parameters; evaluating, integrating, and installing new releases; completing maintenance; answering user questions.
  • Provides database support by coding utilities, responding to user questions, and resolving problems.
  • Maintains Cassandra Clusters, Vertica Clusters and large scale MySQL databases.



  • 5 years’ experience as a MySQL or Oracle DBA. Must know replication, optimization and tuning.
  • Knowledge of technologies such as application servers and web services (Apache)
  • Scripting knowledge (python/bash/perl)
  • In depth Linux system knowledge
  • NoSQL knowledge such as MongoDB, Cassandra, Hadoop, Spark and such.
  • Able to work independently
  • Excellent English



  • Experience in web facing environments
  • Hands on experience with NoSQL
  • Knowledge in PL SQL or Java