Object programming (advanced)
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We have payed out over $500 million directly to creators on our platform this year alone, and our user base has doubled. In order to support this level of growth, we are looking for a Senior Site Reliability Engineer for our Storage team.
What you will do :
Work on improving database reliability and performance within the SRE team
Work with peer SREs and software engineers to roll out changes to our production environment and help mitigate database-related production incidents
Provide database expertise to engineering teams (reviews of database migrations & queries and query & performance optimizations)
Design, build and maintain core database infrastructure
Work on automation of database infrastructure
Support and debug database production issues across services
Skills and experience you possess :
Have at least 4 years of experience running MySQL in large production environments
Have at least 4 years of experience with infrastructure automation and configuration management (Ansible, Terraform, or similar)
Have at least 4 years of experience with any object-oriented programming language in a software engineering or adjacent role
Have experience with Python web frameworks and strong programming skills
Have solid understanding of SQL
Have solid understanding of MySQL operation (replication, log management, etc) and internals (storage engine tuning, indexes, concurrency control, etc)
Projects you may work on :
Improve our non-production environment database creation pipeline
Create a performance benchmarking plan to inform database performance improvements
Revamp our schema change review and testing system
Automate temporal access granting for databases
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