At Okta some of the common catchphrases are "Always On" and “No Mysteries”, and nowhere do we embrace that more than in Site/Data Reliability Operations. We are looking for a Database Reliability Engineer who has several years of experience working on large scale environments with zero downtime. The job is to deliver an extremely reliable, performant, and secure database infrastructure through the skillful use of automation, and when undoubtedly something breaks hunt down the root cause and fix it.
If you like to be challenged and have a passion for solving problems at scale with automation, testing, and tuning, then we would love to hear from you. The ideal candidate is someone who exemplifies the ethics of, “If you have to do something more than once, automate it” and who can rapidly self-educate on new concepts and tools.
Job Duties and Responsibilities:
As a Database Reliability Engineer, you will have ownership of all technical aspects of our data services tier. Reporting to the Manager of Site Reliability Engineering, you will partner with our core product engineers, performance engineers, site reliability engineers, and growing DBRE team, work towards scaling, securing and tuning our MySQL clusters. Additionally, you will play a key role as we evolve our architecture to meet the demands of Okta's enormous growth and the hundreds of millions of users who rely on us to provide uninterrupted access to business-critical enterprise and consumer applications.
Due to federal data handling requirements, candidates must be a US Citizen.
Minimum Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Qualities:
Okta is an Equal Opportunity Employer