Senior Consultant NAM

Location: Based in America

Department: Field Services

As a Senior Consultant you are responsible for various consulting projects at customer locations. Consulting engagements generally last between 3 days to a few weeks, so a lot of variety is on the menu. You will typically conduct the engagement onsite at the customer location, although we also provide remote engagement on customer demand. The consulting engagements typically center on MariaDB, MySQL and surrounding technologies, with engagements ranging from Architecture and Design to Performance Tuning and High Availability setups.

Job Description

  • Interact with customers and internal Sales Engineering team to help scope out consulting engagements
  • Perform consulting engagements with customers mainly across North America
  • Write engagement reports for consulting engagements
  • Ensure customer satisfaction by providing high quality services
  • Communicate with Sales and Presales teams to ensure continued customer satisfaction


  • Expert knowledge of MariaDB and MySQL, certifications recommended
  • SQL experience
  • Knowledge of database design, administration, and architecture
  • Knowledge of multiple programming languages (developer experience recommended):
    • PHP
    • Java
    • C
  • Sysadmin experience from the following operating systems:
    • Linux; Red Hat/CentOS and Debian/Ubuntu
    • Windows 2000 and 2003 server
    • Solaris experience recommended but not required
    • Other OSs recommended but not required
  • Knowledge of systems installation, configuration and monitoring
  • Experience with virtualization software required:
    • Xen
    • Virtualbox
    • Vmware
  • Amazon EC2 and other cloud knowledge recommended
  • Experience with Web/Application environments recommended:
    • Apache
    • Tomcat
    • JBoss
    • Weblogic
    • Websphere
    • Lighttpd
  • Ability to travel frequently and internationally
  • Very strong troubleshooting and problem solving skills


North America, preferably on the West Coast. You should be able and willing to work from home. MariaDB does not sponsor relocation or work visas.

If you are interested in this position, please submit your application along with resume/CV to