Full-Time

Database Engineer

Dbre Team

Posted on 4/30/2024

DigitalOcean

DigitalOcean

1,001-5,000 employees

Cloud computing services with predictable pricing


Expert

Remote in Canada

Required Skills
Chef
Bash
Python
MySQL
SQL
Apache Kafka
Ansible
Linux/Unix
Cassandra
Requirements
  • Expert level experience with Apache Kafka or like technologies
  • Distinguished track record developing and automating platform solutions
  • Experience with other data technologies such as MySQL, Clickhouse, or Cassandra
  • Fluency in SQL, Python, Bash, or other scripting languages
  • Experience with Linux performance troubleshooting
  • Experience with configuration management tooling such as Chef & Ansible
Responsibilities
  • Administration, operations, and performance tuning of multiple datastores with a focus on Apache Kafka
  • Architecting new eventing platform database infrastructure on bare metal
  • Delivering managed data platform solutions as a service
  • Working closely with product engineering and infrastructure teams
  • Instrumenting and monitoring services
  • Creating tooling and automation
  • Establishing best practices for development, deployment, and operations
  • Driving adoption of services throughout the company
  • Interacting with developers and teams to resolve site and database issues

DigitalOcean provides cloud computing services with predictable pricing, robust documentation, and scalability, catering to developers, startups, and small to medium-sized businesses. The company emphasizes simplicity, community, open source, and customer support to minimize infrastructure management and drive business growth.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$1.5B

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2012

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

7%

1 year growth

24%

2 year growth

70%

Benefits

Remote-first

Full health coverage

Wellness coverage

Flexible vacation time

Team-building & social events

401(k) plans

ESPP

Education support

Partner support

Employee giving