Senior MongoDB Community Edition Database Engineer

Full Time, Part Time, Contract: W2, Independent, Corp-To-Corp

    Job Description

    Position Title

    Senior MongoDB Community Edition Database Engineer

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    Key Required Skills

    Mongo Community edition; Designing, Building, and automating the MongoDB Infrastructure for open-source MongoDB; Proficient in scripting

    Position Description

    • Design, build, and automate the MongoDB Architecture for open-source Community Edition MongoDB
    • Use Python, Ansible or other similar tools to automate infrastructure tasks
    • Provide advice and support to application development resources
    • Support the standing standards, policies, and procedures of the customer team
    • Provide guidance in the creation and modification of standards and procedures
    • Provide mentorship to group members and help develop and support junior level staff
    • Provide after hours on-call support as well as applying changes during non-peak hours
    • Brief management, customer, team, or vendors using written or oral skills at appropriate technical level for audience
    • All other duties as assigned or directed

    Detailed Skills Requirements

    Basic Qualifications:

    • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering, or a related field
    • Masters or Doctorate degree may substitute for required experience
    • 7+ years of hands-on experience in a related database field
    • 4+ years of combined experience Mongo Community edition
    • 4+ years of combined experience in designing and building infrastructure

    Required Skills:

    • Hands-on experience with Mongo Community edition
    • Familiar with Mongo internals and how Mongo works outside of a GUI environment
    • Designing, Building, and automating the MongoDB Infrastructure for MongoDB Community Edition
    • Experience in using scripting, Python, or Ansible to automate infrastructure tasks
    • Experience with MongoDB architectural knowledge
    • Infrastructure and configuration automation

    Desired Skills:

    • Ansible Automation experience
    • Git/Bitbucket
    • Confluence/JIRA
    • Working in Agile and DEVOPS environment.
    • Hands-on experience with AWS ElastiCache provisioning, administration, and maintenance.
    • Experience working with AWS database services including RDS, EC2, S3
    • The ideal candidate will have a strong desire to learn new skills, embed with a team, solicit ideas and feedback, and have good communication skills.
    • Candidate should be able to work independently as well as in a team


    • Master's degree and 5+ years of experience in a related database field or bachelor's and 7+ years of experience in related database field or 11+ with high school diploma or equivalent hands-on experience
    • Must be able to obtain a Public Trust