Database Engineer

Database Engineer

Location: Milpitas, CA

Job Type: Full Time


Job Description:

A leading technology company is hiring a Database Engineer for their team. This is a direct hire position with the company.

Job Responsibilities:

  • 6+ years of hands on experience administering/monitoring high performance, high availability database clusters
  • 3+ years of experience with multiple database technologies that include 2 or more of MongoDB 2.x-3.x, MySQL 5.0 – 5.6, Couchbase, Vertica, Cassandra, Redis, elastic search, Hadoop, Apache
  • 2+ years of experience with Linux scripting (perl/python/bash)
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills and problem solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to multitask and work in a fast paced environment
  • Strong knowledge of relational and NoSQL databases. Understanding of database architecture
  • Thorough understanding of server configuration and how it affects performance and cost
  • Hands on experience with Mongo DB and Cassandra DB, is a plus
  • Thorough understanding of sharding
  • Query analysis
  • DB Schema design
  • Multi datacenter environments
  • High availability techniques
  • Knowledge of Big data is a plus

Job Requirements:

  • 5+ years of experience in database architecture and development
  • Proven success in driving innovation and its value within an organization or industry
  • Solid written and verbal communication/presentation skills to interface with senior level executives, external sales teams, industry partners, and internal stakeholders
  • Experience analyzing data including competitive intelligence to support Engineering goals
  • MSĀ degree in Engineering

If you are interested in exploring this excellent opportunity, please send an updated resume in Word format to