Go Software Engineer at ScyllaDB
Remote › Worldwide, 100% remote position (Posted Jan 18 2021)
About the company
Scylla is the real-time big data database, with scale-up performance of 1,000,000s OPS per node, scale-out to 100s of nodes and 99% latency of less than 1 msec.
USD 55K- USD 100K
Join the team building the new generation of distributed NoSQL database: Scylla Cloud, our Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS).
Scylla Cloud provides managed Scylla clusters with automatic backup, upgrades, repairs, performance optimization, security hardening, 24*7 maintenance, monitoring and support — all for a fraction of the cost of other DBaaS offerings. Scylla Cloud lets you prototype quickly, get into production fast and, once in production, scale smoothly over time.
A drop-in replacement compatible with Apache Cassandra and Amazon DynamoDB, Scylla Cloud customers are building innovative solutions across a range of industries.
Our mission is to make Scylla Cloud the industry’s most powerful NoSQL DBaaS!
Research and study in-depth competitive offerings of the biggest cloud providers (AWS / Azure / GCP), including maintaining documents, as well as performing comparative tests and benchmarks
Continually evolve Scylla Cloud to become a fully automated, easy-to-use, self-service tool
Take responsibility from start to end as a developer for new features in our cloud.
At least 5 years experience as a developer in the hi-tech industry
Experience of at least 2 years of experience in Go as the main development language
Developer-level experience with the Linux operating system
Experience with working on SaaS, DBaaS or with any of the cloud platforms (AWS / Azure / GCP) in a production environment
Experience working with shared code repositories and procedures (git/Github; forking, committing, filing bugs, etc.)
Team Player with an ability to work independently and good communication skills.
Experienced working in collaborative virtual teams (Slack chat, Zoom conferencing, Google G Suite applications or equivalent)
English - Fluent
Experience in one or more distributed NoSQL databases (Scylla, Cassandra, DataStax Enterprise, Amazon DynamoDB, Cosmos DB, Google Cloud Bigtable, MongoDB, Couchbase, Aerospike, etc.)
Prior experience in Database Administration (DBA) or Site Reliability Engineering (SRE)
Experience in Open Source development
Familiarity with database performance monitoring (Grafana/Prometheus), testing (Jepsen), and/or troubleshooting/debugging (Wireshark)