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Sr. Software Engineer

Canepa Associates
San Jose, CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Sr. Software Engineer

Our client is seeking Sr. Software Engineer (Database Development) to join their fast-growing engineering team. Reporting to the CTO, this key individual will be working on critical C++ projects in collaboration with a major partner and leader in Presto. This is a remote opportunity, the company is 100% remote in the U.S.  

This individual will have the opportunity to impact the development and adoption of the PrestoDB open-source project and community.

Responsibilities & Competencies:

  • BSCS or related field; MSCS or related field preferred
  • 5+ years' experience or PhD in distributed databases or distributed systems
  • Black Belt level of expertise in C++ and Database Internals
  • Competency in Java 8+ or equivalent system languages
  • Expertise in relational and non-relational database management systems
  • Expertise in open-source databases (PostgreSQL, MySQL, etc.)
  • Passion and desire to drive innovation in the open-source data community
  • Deep expertise in core software concepts (e.g. File systems, data structures, algorithms, operating systems, programming languages, etc.)
  • Demonstrated track record taking system features through the phases of conceptualization, design, implementation, test, and deployment


  • Documented open-source contributions
  • Hands-on experience with Presto

    You must have a startup “go for it” mentality as the position absolutely requires a passionate, self-starter. Be part of a winning company that is delivering a powerful cloud-based analytics platform to a new world of users.

Canepa Associates


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