Site Reliability Engineer, MySQL

Seattle

Pinterest’s Site Reliability Engineering team is looking for a MySQL expert to build and operate our web-scale MySQL infrastructure. You’ll design, build, and monitor our database infrastructure that handles billions of monthly page views and petabytes of data.

What you'll do:

  • Architect storage solutions working closely with engineering teams
  • Design, implement, and maintain database management tools for managing a large fleet of databases
  • Implement procedures and tools for backup, recovery, and monitoring
  • Interact with developers and teams to resolve site and database issues

What we're looking for:

  • 5+ years of experience in engineering and administering large scale MySQL infrastructure
  • Proficient in either Python, Java, Go, or C/C++.
  • Experience developing and architecting solutions using both SQL and no-SQL databases, i.e. MySQL and Memcache
  • Strong knowledge of Linux/Unix/ internals

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