Senior Software Engineer

MariaDB is making a big impact on the world. Whether you’re checking your bank account, buying a coffee, shopping online, making a phone call, listening to music, taking out a loan or ordering takeout – MariaDB is the backbone of applications used everyday. Companies small and large, including 75% of the Fortune 500, run MariaDB, touching the lives of billions of people. With massive reach through Linux distributions, enterprise deployments and public clouds, MariaDB is uniquely positioned as the leading database for modern application development.

The Opportunity

As a member of the MariaDB Cloud Platform Development team, you will be responsible for the design and implementation of features in MariaDB Cloud, including Kubernetes Operator, infrastructure automation and performance tests in the K8s platform.


  • Design and develop features in MariaDB K8s operator framework
  • Develop various components of the cloud-based DBaaS infrastructure
  • Identify performance problems and develop solutions to fix them
  • Collaborate with Product, Support, DevOps, QA and architects in designing a highly secure infrastructure
  • Implement high quality, secure and robust applications with optimal performance in a fast-paced environment
  • Lead and mentor junior team members


  • BS/MS or higher in computer science or computer engineering
  • 10+ years of experience in software development with 5+ years in distributed software development
  • Deep understanding of algorithms and data structures and their runtime complexities
  • Solid understanding of OS internals and networking
  • Experience with containers and Kubernetes in public cloud
  • Proficiency in any of the following languages: C/C++, Java, Python or Go
  • Experience working with any of the following cloud platforms: GCP/AWS/Azure
  • Development experience in the Unix/Linux environment
  • Excellent knowledge of RDBMSs, experience with MariaDB/MySQL is a plus
  • Familiarity with ServiceNow development is a plus


Remote in the United States

What’s in It for You?

Impact the world of technology by pushing the boundaries of technology and business models, working at MariaDB. Be part of a game-changing organization that encourages outside-the-box thinking, values empowerment, and is truly shaping the future of the software industry. You’ll be collaborating with high-caliber colleagues around the world, offering unparalleled learning and growth opportunities. We provide a very competitive compensation package, 25 days paid annual leave (plus holidays), stock options, a massive degree of flexibility and freedom, and more.

How to Apply

Submit your application here.

MariaDB does not sponsor work visas or relocation.

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MariaDB is an equal opportunity employer.