Senior Database Engineer

Resumen del empleo

Come join us and help accelerate our transformation from database operations to database reliability engineering!

Our team is continually focused on designing, building, monitoring and maintaining our customer facing and internal database infrastructure. In this role, you will work directly with developers and site reliability engineers to ensure reliability, scalability and performance of our Online Product databases. This position will give you the opportunity to work with exciting technologies such as containerization and in public cloud environments such as AWS and Azure.  This position will require a strong focus on eliminating toil via automation.  

 You are a good fit if you:

  • Have an engineering mindset and like to identify and design solutions to architectural problems before they become actual problems
  • Like to be continually challenged with researching and implementing new technologies and processes and take them from idea to implementation
  • Challenge yourself and others towards continuous improvement
  • Have a strong customer-focused mindset


Reliability Engineering:

  • Partner with product development and systems teams to design and build fast, reliable database infrastructure.
  • Code, configure, integrate and manage tools to enhance the database infrastructure.
  • Propose and implement automation to eliminate manual operations.
  • Participate in database and infrastructure deployment activities for applications hosted on-premise and in AWS


Support development, test and production environments, and participate in rotating on-call support to ensure high availability of our mission critical web applications

Cualificaciones mínimas

  • A bachelor's degree and 6 years of professional work experience (or a master's degree and 3 years of professional work experience, or equivalent experience) is required.

Cualificaciones adicionales


  • SQL Language Expert!
  • SQL Server preferred, MariaDB or MySQL to be considered
  • Scripting proficiency (e.g PowerShell, Python, bash)
  • Public Cloud experience
  • Experience with source code management (e.g. Git, Perforce, or Subversion)
  • Strong troubleshooting and analysis skills

Nice to Have

  • Exposure to Hibernate, Liquibase or Maven
  • MongoDB (or Amazon DocumentDB or Azure Cosmos)
  • Continuous integration servers: Jenkins or TeamCity
  • Configuration management tools: Ansible, Chef or Puppet

MathWorks is now a proud member of the Cloud Native Computing Foundation.

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Why MathWorks?

It's the chance to collaborate with bright, passionate people. It's the opportunity to accelerate the pace of discovery, innovation, and learning in engineering and science. And it’s a commitment to doing the right thing—for each individual, our customers, and the local community. We cultivate an enjoyable, participatory, and rational environment that champions individual growth, appreciates diversity, encourages initiative, values collaboration, shares success, and rewards excellence.

MathWorks develops MATLAB and Simulink, the leading technical computing software used by engineers and scientists. The company employs more than 6,000 people in 16 countries, with headquarters in Natick, Massachusetts, USA. MathWorks is privately held and has been profitable every year since its founding in 1984.

YOU + MathWorks = Unlimited Possibilities

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