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Senior Database Engineer

Merchant Centric Westlake Village, CA

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Location: Remote – Westlake Village, CA

Compensation: Highly competitive, plus stock options

Job Type: Full Time

Benefits: 401(k), Comprehensive benefits plan which includes Medical and Dental

COMPANY OVERVIEW

Join the Merchant Centric team, a well-funded, emerging company based in Westlake Village, CA, as a Senior Database Engineer. Our culture is team oriented, fast paced and entrepreneurial. Partner with experienced and dedicated professionals that are creating cutting-edge products dedicated to helping companies drive revenue and customer engagement by organizing the vast amount of disparate, online consumer feedback data into actionable intelligence for informed business decisions. Digital marketing has a huge impact for national brands and is a critical part of today’s marketing mix. The problem is many companies are overwhelmed with data and do not know what specific actions to take to increase revenues. Merchant Centric solutions pinpoint and prioritize the most important actions for companies to focus on to increase revenue and then provide tools for management to implement and monitor those actions. Merchant Centric focuses on: Improving clients’ online presence across top sites like Google, Yelp and Facebook; promoting a positive online reputation and offering detailed competitive intelligence to help brands capture market-share by knowing exactly how they stack up on a national, regional, and even local basis.

Now is the time to become part of the Merchant Centric team. Serving over 50,000 subscribers across 250 brands with new and emerging technology, products, and solutions, this is your opportunity to be rewarded for your contributions.

This is a multi-billion-dollar industry and Merchant Centric is well positioned to gain significant market share based on its technology, market strategy and traction within multiple industries, such as hospitality, automotive, medical, fitness and more. Our executives, board members and founding team include seasoned veterans who have successfully led previous companies to other significant liquidity events.

POSITION OVERVIEW

We are looking for a Senior Database Engineer to join the Merchant Centric team to build and scale database architecture for Merchant Centric’s products that deal with hundreds of billions of records and terabytes of data.

The Senior Database Engineer will work collaboratively with engineers and leadership to help create and improve systems, software, and processes. This leader must have a great blend of technology and strategic thinking with a strong track record of bringing products to market.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Implement database architecture that is optimized and scalable
  • Build and maintain edge services, data stores and caches, asynchronous background job process
  • Write software to manage database architecture
  • Ensure our systems are incredibly performant, highly available, reliable, and scalable.
  • Maintain comprehensive system and process documentation
  • Manage database request from stakeholders and assist the engineering team at any level to help the team maintain focus on top priorities

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 7+ years of experience designing, managing, operating, and scaling open-source databases, such as MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, and ElasticSearch, or Hadoop. (Required to be domain expert in MySQL and at least one other technology)
  • 3+ years of experience with infrastructure automation and configuration management (Ansible, SaltStack, Terraform, Puppet, Chef), can orchestrate and automate complex administrative tasks.
  • 3+ years of experience on AWS DB solutions and their ecosystems (Aurora, RDS, DynamoDB, lambda, EC2, Cloudwatch, Eventbus, SNS and AMI, etc.)
  • 2+ years of experience with high-level programming language in a software engineering or data engineering role. (PHP, Python or Java)
  • Deep knowledge of data store technologies, such as, relational and NoSQL core knowledge, high availability, replication/sharding and DR solution, database observability (metrics, dashboards, and alerts).
  • Strong background in Linux and the Unix Shell.
  • Experience creating database and schema objects including tables, indexes, functions, stored procedures, and triggers.
  • Natural drive to learn new technologies, participate in PoC, and provide the best datastore solutions to meet the business requirement.
  • High inclination to document acquired knowledge or processes and share among the team, so that others can also contribute, freeing yourself to work on other projects.
  • Willingness to transfer new project development knowledge, technology, and skills to fellow engineers through mentoring and training.
  • Engineering minded and motivated to remove repeated manual tasks with automation.
  • Excellent written and verbal English communication skills.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related fields.
Company Description
Join the Merchant Centric team, a well-funded, emerging company based in Westlake Village, CA. Our culture is team oriented, fast paced and entrepreneurial. Partner with experienced and dedicated professionals that are creating cutting-edge products dedicated to helping companies drive revenue and customer engagement by organizing the vast amount of disparate, online consumer feedback data into actionable intelligence for informed business decisions. Digital marketing has a huge impact for national brands and is a critical part of today’s marketing mix. The problem is many companies are overwhelmed with data and do not know what specific actions to take to increase revenues. Merchant Centric solutions pinpoint and prioritize the most important actions for companies to focus on to increase revenue and then provide tools for management to implement and monitor those actions. Merchant Centric focuses on: Improving clients’ online presence across top sites like Google, Yelp and Facebook; promoting a positive online reputation and offering detailed competitive intelligence to help brands capture market-share by knowing exactly how they stack up on a national, regional, and even local basis.

Now is the time to become part of the Merchant Centric team. Serving over 50,000 subscribers across 250 brands with new and emerging technology, products, and solutions, this is your opportunity to be rewarded for your contributions.

This is a multi-billion-dollar industry and Merchant Centric is well positioned to gain significant market share based on its technology, market strategy and traction within multiple industries, such as hospitality, automotive, medical, fitness and more. Our executives, board members and founding team include seasoned veterans who have successfully led previous companies to other significant liquidity events.

Merchant Centric

Why Work Here?
This is a multi-billion-dollar industry and Merchant Centric is well positioned to gain significant market share based on its technology

Join the Merchant Centric team, a well-funded, emerging company based in Westlake Village, CA. Our culture is team oriented, fast paced and entrepreneurial. Partner with experienced and dedicated professionals that are creating cutting-edge products dedicated to helping companies drive revenue and customer engagement by organizing the vast amount of disparate, online consumer feedback data into actionable intelligence for informed business decisions. Digital marketing has a huge impact for national brands and is a critical part of today’s marketing mix. The problem is many companies are overwhelmed with data and do not know what specific actions to take to increase revenues. Merchant Centric solutions pinpoint and prioritize the most important actions for companies to focus on to increase revenue and then provide tools for management to implement and monitor those actions. Merchant Centric focuses on: Improving clients’ online presence across top sites like Google, Yelp and Facebook; promoting a positive online reputation and offering detailed competitive intelligence to help brands capture market-share by knowing exactly how they stack up on a national, regional, and even local basis. Now is the time to become part of the Merchant Centric team. Serving over 50,000 subscribers across 250 brands with new and emerging technology, products, and solutions, this is your opportunity to be rewarded for your contributions. This is a multi-billion-dollar industry and Merchant Centric is well positioned to gain significant market share based on its technology, market strategy and traction within multiple industries, such as hospitality, automotive, medical, fitness and more. Our executives, board members and founding team include seasoned veterans who have successfully led previous companies to other significant liquidity events.

Address

31365 Oak Crest Drive

Westlake Village, CA
USA

Industry

Technology

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