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Principal Database Developer - Database Team

Remote
  • Austin, Texas, United States
$160,000 - $225,000 per yearEngineering

Job description

We are scaling fast with the launch of our new product, Ensemble, and building the next version of FeatureBase (v6) and are looking for a Principal Software Engineer to join our team.


You need to have experience building distributed systems and architecting modern databases. Your role will be crucial in developing our advanced computational storage systems, changing the way AI computes on data. In addition to your experience, you will need to be a strong leader working cross functionally with our team to give our customers the ability to train and fine-tune their models on any of their their data, regardless of source, in real-time. Join us on our mission to empower a modern workforce with AI.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Build our platforms, systems and infrastructure using your excellent background in distributed systems and large scale data systems.

  • Define and drive the technical strategy, architecture, and road map to achieve our business goals alongside Product Management.

  • Design, develop, test, deploy, maintain, and enhance software solutions.

  • Mentor and train other team members on design techniques and coding standards, and cultivate innovation and collaboration across multiple teams.

  • Manage individual projects priorities, deadlines, and deliverables.

  • Participate in on-call duties on a rotational basis as part of support engineering.

Job requirements

  • 10+ years software development experience delivering and operating large scale, highly available distributed systems.
  • 5+ years of experience designing and operating highly available multi-tenant services on a public cloud platform.
  • 2+ years of relevant work experience with Go, Rust, or other concurrent programming languages - multithreaded or coroutine based.


Nice to Have:

  • Bachelor's degree, Master's degree, or PhD in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related field.
  • Desire to own and drive the design and implementation of key pieces of an evolving cloud architecture.
  • Proficient with performance/load testing software to identify bottlenecks.
  • Familiarity with Infrastructure-as-Code tooling like Terraform or AWS Cloud Formation.
  • Understanding of Networking concepts (like TCP/IP, HTTP, SSL, etc.).
  • Experience with Linux, Containers, Docker, and Kubernetes.


Candidates must be authorized to work in the United States without the need for current or future company sponsorship.


If you're ready to become a part of a team that's shaping the future and where your work truly matters, apply to be a Principal Software Engineer at Molecula today! 🚀


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EEO: Molecula is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know as a response in the application.

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