Senior Software Engineer
Query Engine Performance
Updated on 2/1/2024
Mixpanel

201-500 employees

Company product analytics platform
Company Overview
Mixpanel's mission is to help the world learn from its data and solve big problems. The company has a pioneering event-based tracking solution that gives product teams the ability to gain insights into how to best acquire, convert, and retain their users across web and mobile platforms.
Financial Services
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$277M

Founded

2009

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-3%

1 year growth

-3%

2 year growth

16%
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Linux/Unix
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Experience in performance optimization of cloud based big data systems
  • Strong troubleshooting skills and hands on knowledge of linux profiling/debugging tools
  • Familiarity with multi-threading, CPU/GPU synchronization
Responsibilities
  • Doing performance analysis and implementing better indexing strategies, data partitioning, compression and statistic collection
  • Developing tools to profile performance at runtime e.g. perf, eBPF, kernel tracking, flame graphs
  • Implementing best-in-class cloud serving building blocks such as dynamic resource allocation, load-balancing, auto-scaling and more
  • Ensuring reliability and uptime of the services you're responsible for
Desired Qualifications
  • A knack for problem-solving and thinking from first principles