Database Administrator AnchorFree
AnchorFree believes in placing consumers in control of their personal information online. The company?s mission is to enable secure access to the world?s information for an addressable market of 5 billion people who access the Web through computers or mobile devices. AnchorFree does this through Hotspot Shield, the world?s most popular app for safe browsing. Hotspot Shield secures all Internet communications, protects the user?s identity online, and provides universal access to all Internet content.
Hotspot Shield has been downloaded more than 150 million times and is the number one security app on the iPhone. Hotspot Shield has over 100 million monthly user sessions. Securing over 4 billion pages per month for its users, AnchorFree is ranked among the top 50 online destinations as far as total traffic (by Quantcast).
AnchorFree is funded by blue chip investors that include: Goldman Sachs, Bert Roberts (former chairman and CEO of MCI), Doug Maine (former CFO of IBM); Esther Dyson, Subrah Iyar (founder of WebEx), Greg Coleman (former president of Huffington Post), Rick Roth (former CEO of OgilvyAction). AnchorFree is located at the heart of Silicon Valley - Mountain View, CA. The office contains a gym, foosball, a pool table, ping pong, free food and drinks.
Are you interested in developing algorithms that increase relevancy of the content offered to the free users while respecting their privacy and anonymity? Would you like to impact millions of users world-wide? If you're an engineer who is passionate about data, quality, results, and innovation; if you have experience applying information retrieval, natural language processing, or machine learning techniques to solve practical business problems; if you are a creative problem-solver; if you build prototypes for breakfast, then we want to hear from you!
Design and develop of large scale databases
Manage existing database and improve performance
Slice and dice big data, perform data mining, fuel analytics applications and report business and engineering related data
Collaborate with other engineers and users to provide timely access to data and support company initiatives
Experience architecting and building large scalable database schemas and infrastructure
+5 years of PostgreSQL database experience and building large scale databases
Experience with monitoring tools like Nagios or Zabix
Experience setting up and monitoring database replication and back-up
Preferable Job Qualifications:
Industry experience with large data sets
Masters degree in Computer Science
Experience working with MySQL (including replication)
Experience Hadoop or other NO-SQL database technologies
Experience with indexing
Compensation and Benefits:
Highly competitive salary
Excellent employee stock option plan
Relocation assistance available
Free food and drinks
Foosball, Small gym and showers, Pool table, Table Tennis
FREE Medical, Dental and Vision
Easy Access to Caltrain and Light Rail (free pass)
New Laptop (mac or pc) and Monitor
Employee discounts on HP, Apple and Verizon
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