Planet Scale DataBase Engineer – MySQL / PostgreSQL

High Impact – SaaS  – COE

  • An engg. org that builds a DB platform that the rest of the company uses
  • Engineer’s build solutions to address availability and data durability
  • Guarantee service uptime and build innovative solutions to reduce component failure
  • Support large number of concurrent users
  • Build test suites to ensure the system boundaries are tested
  • Build innovative monitoring systems that monitors the Computing infrastructure and the DB engine.

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5+ Years of Experience.

About you

  •  5+ years of experience engineering and managing MySQL or PostgreSQL database server for high traffic applications.Deep expertise in designing and maintaining MySQL or PostgreSQL.
  • Experience in Distributed Systems engineering, Linux performance, memory management, I/O tuning, cluster management, sharding, Data durability, security, networking, and system crash analysis
  • Experience in setting up and operating Highly Available MySQL.
  • Experience in debugging time critical DB problems like deadlock analysis and transaction locking
  • Experience in engineering solutions for data backup and encryption
  • Expertise in Database internals and ability to optimize and tune DB engines
  • Experience in working with Percona and innoDB engine
  • Experience in debugging time critical DB problems like deadlock analysis, transaction locking etc


  • Familiar with Agile SDLC
  • Good communication skills and ability to work with remote teams.
  • Ability to program in Bash shell scripts, Python, C/C++ and SQL.
  • Self motivated engineer who can solve problems independently
  • Ruby programming is an added advantage
  • Experience with AWS is an added advantage.
  • Exposure to different MySQL HA technologies like XtraDB cluster is an added advantage
  • Exposure to MySQL native plugin development is an added advantage

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