Database Engineer (Hadoop, MapReduce, PostgreSQL) Cogo Labs
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED The Cogo Labs Data Center team is seeking a new Database Engineer. The Data Center team is responsible for the maintenance and development of some of the largest open source database instances in the world.
We're looking for an entrepreneurial engineer who has experience with SQL and relational databases, a performance-driven attitude towards database development, a strong Computer Science background, and a continuing desire to learn and grow as a developer.
In addition to classic relational databases, the Data Center team is relying more and more on Hadoop and related new technologies like Storm and Kafka.
Support and maintain large (multi-terabyte) PostgreSQL and MySQL production databases containing critical business data.
Administer and support existing db systems, working to optimize performance, stability, and uptime.
Write and maintain Python and Go (golang) scripts for monitoring, capacity planning, backups, and recovery.
Collaborate with the Engineering and IT teams to define requirements and implement new db systems to meet the growing needs of the business.
Assist in on-call efforts to maintain db uptime as needed.
Bachelors or advanced degree in Computer Science.
Experience writing SQL for a relational database such as MySQL, Oracle, DB2 or PostgreSQL.
Strong Linux skills.
Proficiency in at least one programming or scripting language (C, C++, Java, Python, Ruby, etc.).
Preferably some experience with Hadoop, MapReduce, and newer "Big Data" technologies such as Storm, Kafka, and Sqoop.
The flexibility and self-motivation to thrive in a dynamic start-up culture.
About Cogo Labs:
We're a venture accelerator. We employ data-driven, analytical methodologies to create profitable web businesses.
Our work is challenging and fast-paced; our work environment is fun and supportive.
Our company is profitable and established. This means "startup culture" without "startup anxiety."
We offer competitive salaries and benefits, plus an equity share that actually means something.
Our employees have lives outside of work. We are musicians, athletes, filmmakers, gamers, authors, and whatever you are.
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