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Senior Software Engineer, Cloud Insights and Telemetry



Software Engineering
New York, NY, USA
Posted on Thursday, May 9, 2024

The worldwide data management software market is massive (According to IDC, the worldwide database software market, which it refers to as the database management systems software market, was forecasted to be approximately $82 billion in 2023 growing to approximately $137 billion in 2027. This represents a 14% compound annual growth rate). At MongoDB we are transforming industries and empowering developers to build amazing apps that people use every day. We are the leading developer data platform and the first database provider to IPO in over 20 years. Join our team and be at the forefront of innovation and creativity.

The MongoDB Cloud Services Team is a diverse group of contributors working together to help our users manage MongoDB at global scale. The Cloud Team is responsible for MongoDB Atlas: our database as a service offering and fastest growing product which allows users to deploy fault-tolerant, globally distributed MongoDB clusters in just minutes.

We're looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our Cloud Insights & Telemetry (InTel) Team. The Cloud InTel team is responsible for the systems which monitor the performance and health of our customers' MongoDB deployments through diagnostic metrics about their clusters and powerful advice like schema and index suggestions that ensure our customers are getting the most out of MongoDB.

This role will involve working on an existing team within InTel that is responsible for time series diagnostics products for the entire MongoDB ecosystem including the database, search, and upcoming products. In service of this goal, the team is currently building out an entirely new system to help us more effectively manage the variety of products whose metrics we manage.

This role is based in New York, NY.

Our Ideal Candidate

  • Enjoys collaboration and being part of a team
  • Is approachable, curious, and intellectually honest
  • Works on the design and architecture of a modern, scalable web application
  • Experienced in developing distributed systems, cloud services and SaaS products
  • Has 5+ years of professional experience building web applications in a compiled language (Java, C#, Go, etc)
  • Experience with with high-volume ingestion pipelines, distributed systems, cloud services and SaaS products
  • Can collaborate effectively with multiple engineers to lead projects to completion

Responsibilities and Expectations

  • Contribute code (Java), design, and architecture to the metrics systems the team is building
  • Participate in product and architecture discussions
  • Perform code reviews with peers and make recommendations on how to improve our code and software development processes
  • Foster an inclusive and respectful work environment according to MongoDB's Core Values

Success Measures

  • In three months, you'll be familiar with our developer tools and the existing features and projects on the team
  • In six months, you'll be contributing to our ongoing projects and helping plan our future work
  • In twelve months, you’ll be hitting your stride contributing to our roadmap and leading the team's key projects

To drive the personal growth and business impact of our employees, we’re committed to developing a supportive and enriching culture for everyone. From employee affinity groups, to fertility assistance and a generous parental leave policy, we value our employees’ wellbeing and want to support them along every step of their professional and personal journeys. Learn more about what it’s like to work at MongoDB, and help us make an impact on the world!

MongoDB is committed to providing any necessary accommodations for individuals with disabilities within our application and interview process. To request an accommodation due to a disability, please inform your recruiter.

MongoDB, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and makes all hiring decisions without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

MongoDB’s base salary range for this role is posted below. Compensation at the time of offer is unique to each candidate and based on a variety of factors such as skill set, experience, qualifications, and work location. Salary is one part of MongoDB’s total compensation and benefits package. Other benefits for eligible employees may include: equity, participation in the employee stock purchase program, flexible paid time off, 20 weeks fully-paid gender-neutral parental leave, fertility and adoption assistance, 401(k) plan, mental health counseling, access to transgender-inclusive health insurance coverage, and health benefits offerings. Please note, the base salary range listed below and the benefits in this paragraph are only applicable to U.S.-based candidates.

MongoDB’s base salary range for this role in the U.S. is:
$118,000$231,000 USD