Engineering Manager

Database Platform

Confirmed live in the last 24 hours



5,001-10,000 employees

Data Cloud platform for data warehousing

Data & Analytics


San Mateo, CA, USA

Required Skills
Microsoft Azure
Operating Systems
Data Analysis
Google Cloud Platform
  • 12+ years industry experience designing, building and supporting large scale infrastructure in production.
  • 7+ years of experience in managing and leading teams to build large scale systems or databases.
  • Experience designing, building, and operating large-scale distributed systems supporting stateful services.
  • Experience in container orchestration, cluster management, and autoscaling.
  • Solid understanding of the internals of Kubernetes, Mesos, OpenShift, or other container platforms.
  • Excellent understanding of operating systems concepts including scheduling, IO subsystem, multi-threading, memory management, networking and storage, performance and scale.
  • Strong hands-on skills. Can drill deep into the complex system design and implementation when needed.
  • Strong track record of delivering large scale and resilient distributed systems and services.
  • Knowledge and experience in cloud environments, such as AWS, Azure, and GCP.
  • BS in Computer Science or related majors; Masters or PhD preferred.
  • Strong collaboration and communication skills.
  • Fluency in Java, C++, or C.
  • A track record of recruiting and leading technical teams in a demanding talent market.
  • Experience in SQL and data analysis is a big plus.
  • Lead the team responsible for the health and growth of the FDB platform service at Snowflake.
  • Lead and participate in technical, design, and product discussions related to the scalable distributed system solutions for our cloud agnostic platform, which have a material impact on the product.
  • Ensure reliability, performance and scale of the services you own in production.
  • Develop the future leaders of Snowflake by providing continuous mentorship, coaching, and growth opportunities
  • Translate product requirements into engineering work for your team, reaching out to others for assistance as needed
  • Partner with other leaders in the Engineering and Product organizations on quarterly planning, staffing, and project schedules
  • Know how and when to shift resources across areas to achieve execution goals and respond to lessons from production issues
  • Use your strong foundation as a technical leader to reliably deliver on complex projects while keeping the quality bar high
  • Grow the team by recruiting and hiring new team members and growing existing ones
  • Foster a culture of creativity and innovation while also promoting practical decision-making

Snowflake offers a Data Cloud platform for data warehousing, data lakes, and data application development, enabling secure sharing of governed data across multiple public clouds. The platform supports diverse analytic workloads with near-unlimited scale and performance.

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Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


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We've got your back - We offer comprehensive health insurance plans, health savings accounts, robust retirement plans, and generous life and disability insurance.

A Balanced Lifestyle - All Snowflakes have access to our weekly online lunch and learns, virtual workout classes, and ergonomic work-from-home equipment. We offer on-demand mental health and wellness programs to support our employees and their families.

Your People Matter - Help offset the cost of growing your family with our fertility benefits and family planning resources. Count on our generous time-off and various leave plans for you to rest, refuel, and sustain a great work-life balance.

Global Snowflake Team - No matter where you are in the world, we will get you connected and supported with a work-from-home setup.

Treat Yourself - Personalize your Snowflake benefits by tapping into our employee discounts and pre-tax selections.

Invest In Your Future - Eligible employees enjoy new hire equity, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), and a quarterly bonus or commission program.