Database Engineering Manager II
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Credit Karma

1,001-5,000 employees

Provides free credit scores, financial tools, and loan recommendations.
Company Overview
Credit Karma stands out as a leader in the financial industry, providing over 110 million members with free resources to manage and improve their financial health, including credit scores, identity monitoring, and loan shopping. The company's commitment to data privacy, as evidenced by their policy of not sharing personal information with unaffiliated third parties, instills trust among its users. With a culture driven by core values of helpfulness, ownership, progress, and empathy, Credit Karma offers a supportive and dynamic work environment for its 1,300+ employees across multiple global locations.
Financial Services
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$9B

Founded

2007

Headquarters

Oakland, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-1%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

22%
Locations
Charlotte, NC, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Python
Linux/Unix
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • 8+ years of experience in a web-centric Linux production environment building and architecting Infrastructure to scale modern web applications and supporting components.
  • 3+ years managing, growing and developing database engineering teams responsible for production workloads.
  • Solid understanding of database system internals, and their impact on query and system performance as well as site health.
  • Experience running Infrastructure at scale; utilizing Configuration Management and automation to ensure repeatability and reliability (We use Salt).
  • Working in the cloud is a paradigm shift, so cloud experience is a plus.
  • Have a solid understanding of both relational and other database technologies.
  • Ability to communicate effectively vertically and horizontally within the organization via demonstrated written and verbal communication skills.
  • Programming experience in Python, Go or other OOP languages is a plus.
  • Experience of working with Google Spanner is a plus.
Responsibilities
  • Provides leadership for the design, development, and deployment of database technologies and services.
  • Enhance developer velocity by leading the design and development of automation and self-service tooling.
  • Work closely with the engineering teams to address architecture and reliability requirements as well as building a functional capability roadmap.
  • Hire talented engineers and provide technical guidance, career development, and mentoring to the team.
  • Participate in key technical and design discussions within the team as well as the broader engineering organization.
  • Partner with key business stakeholders to prioritize work and create products to support our database platform.
  • Partner with key stakeholders to drive the scalability and reliability of platform services.
  • Manage, prioritize, and strategize short term and long term objectives.
  • Maintaining an automation centric vision and incorporating SRE methodologies in an effort to increase reliability and decreasing toil.
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience running Infrastructure at scale; utilizing Configuration Management and automation to ensure repeatability and reliability (We use Salt).
  • Working in the cloud is a paradigm shift, so cloud experience is a plus.
  • Have a solid understanding of both relational and other database technologies.
  • Programming experience in Python, Go or other OOP languages is a plus.
  • Experience of working with Google Spanner is a plus.