Posted 1 year ago  

Remote Senior Software Developer

Posted 1 year ago - 147 views - 16 Applied

Job Description

We are looking for experienced engineer who will contribute to building a new breed of database: a distributed SQL database, aimed at Big Data, that is massively scalable and dead simple to use.


  • The ability to develop a high performing Product function and be instrumental in the future roadmap and direction of CrateDB and its Ecosystem
  • Join a leading VC funded tech company from the pre-B stage through the exit
  • Contribute demonstrable business impact to Crate’s growth
  • Close interaction with Crate’s key customers, partners, and database users
  • Be part of an open, collaborative culture with “Craties” from diverse backgrounds


  • You will write code at the heart of our next-gen, distributed database
  • Test-driven development of high-performance code
  • Benchmarks and performance optimizations
  • Contribute to upstream projects
  • Improve and maintain the tooling around our product lifecycle
  • Problem solving with your epic and supportive team members


  • A solid foundation in computer science, with strong competencies in data structures, (distributed) algorithms and software design
  • Extensive professional (5 yr+) experience as a developer
  • High proficiency in Java
  • Python and/or other relevant technologies beneficial
  • Experience with test driven development
  • Fluent English
  • You are an awesome team player and possess a great deal of cultural and social competence
  • Experience with asynchronous programming, Netty, Elasticsearch, Lucene, Big Data and Map Reduce (Hadoop, Hive, Presto, Pig), databases (PostgreSQL, MySQL, Oracle etc.)
  • Experience with agile methodologies and distributed teams
  • Open Source contributions (please send us your Github etc. Account details) highly appreciated
  • Existing public appearances (meetups, conferences) a plus


  • Competitive compensation
  • Flexible working hours
  • A variety of perks (e.g., financial allowances for public transportation, fitness, and education)
  • Participation in our Employee Stock Options Plan
  • The opportunity to become part of one of the most exciting startups in the IT scene (Winner of the 2021 IoT Evolution: Industrial IoT Product of the Year Award)

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