Sr. DevOps / Site Reliability Engineer - MariaDB

Role: Sr DevOps / Site Reliability Engineer

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Location: Onsite in Sofia, Bulgaria or fully remote anywhere in Europe 

Salary: TBC. Attractive equity, Private Medical, 25 days paid time off

Are you interested in working in a dynamic and growing international company with a strong Open Source culture and whose products are used by big Internet and other companies all over the world? MariaDB is the fastest growing Open Source database worldwide, with more than 12 million users. We power applications at companies like, Virgin Mobile and Wikipedia, and we partner with companies like Alibaba and Facebook. The company was founded by the team that founded and built MySQL and enjoys unprecedented technical depth for a startup.

We are a distributed global team, working from home, co-working space and some in offices depending on the location, telecommuting via the internet, and making heavy use of email, web, slack, and similar technologies. Prior experience in this form of working environment is ideal. Candidates must be self-motivated and able to work autonomously.


MariaDB is building a DBaaS(database-as-a-service) to provide ease of provisioning and running MariaDB enterprise database in the Cloud for our customers and provide tools to help for ease of manageability, configurability and observability.
Successful candidates will join an existing team and help to build out and accelerate the delivery of this product. Key responsibilities for this role include:

  • Design, develop, and test major features of our monitoring infrastructure
  • Interact with other product development groups in the company to build new features and bring out business value for our customers
  • Work as part of a broader team to ensure the right and best product gets built
  • Support other divisions of MariaDB with technical skill and experience

Technical Skills

  • Minimum 3 years experience as a DevOps or Site Reliability Engineer
  • Minimum 7 years total experience in software development
  • Experience running Kubernetes clusters in production
  • Understanding of monitoring technologies such as Prometheus, Grafana, ELK stack, Nagios, Zabbix
  • Excellent knowledge on Linux/Unix
  • Experience with Cloud Networking
  • Experience with any back-end programming language such as Go, Python, Ruby 

Helpful Skills (not mandatory)

  • Experience in monitoring production databases
  • Experience building complex CI/CD pipelines using Jenkins
  • Kubernetes or Docker certification
  • Experience building a Kubernetes operator
  • Google Cloud, AWS, and/or Azure certification
  • Experience with ServiceNow Platform

Personal Skills

  • Excellent technical communication skills, the ability to elaborate complex technical concepts and collaborate effectively with fellow engineers
  • Language requirement: English, our corporate language
  • Problem-solving mindset
  • A passion for high quality software and ability to work with a small team in a distributed company
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