Sr. Database Reliability Engineer in BOWLING GREEN, NY at Prestige Staffing

Date Posted: 2/19/2021

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Job Description

JobID: 28474

Peloton is seeking a Senior Database Reliability Engineer to help build and improve the reliability of our end-to-end database infrastructure.  

As a member of the Database Reliability Engineering team, you will work on scaling our systems, building automation, and helping grow our platform to power a world class fitness experience.  You will have the unique role of sitting at the crossroads of every request that comes through our system and work across multiple teams on problems related to datastore and application performance challenges. 

The Role:

  • Work on database reliability, automation and performance as we grow our platform.
  • Provide insight and analysis into the behavior of databases and caching infrastructure.
  • Manage and evolve observability tools and documentation used by engineers.
  • Use your expertise to assist other engineering groups with queries, schema design, application architecture, and traffic pattern planning.
  • Provide architectural assistance with scaling and improving our ORM.
  • Build and contribute to tooling where the developer experience touches databases.
  • Triage problems across the stack to help address production issues.
  • Participate in a database-oriented on-call rotation, and act as an escalation point for engineers when production issues related to databases occur.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Experience running relational databases in large production environments (MySQL,Oracle,PostgreSQL).
  • Strong design skills in database schema and systems architecture.
  • Experience with any object oriented programming language like Python,Ruby,Java etc 
  • Strong understanding of SQL in the context of application performance and how to guide engineers to arrive at the optimal solution.
  • Linux/Unix shell experience especially with troubleshooting production systems.
  • Experience in a config management systems like chef, puppet, ansible, or terraform.
  • Experience managing and scaling caching layers such as Memcached.