Systems Software Engineer at Vertica

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Job Description:


Systems Software Engineer at Vertica (REMOTE / U.S. Work From Home options available)


About your role 

You’ll be part of a team implementing a database that enables Vertica users to scale larger without compromising on consistency or security. The ability to scale-out a database can lead to higher query throughput and faster query performance.

You will help design and implement innovative features to efficiently maintain consistency even under a heavy workload of frequent updates made to a database comprised of very many nodes. To accomplish this, you’ll leverage your knowledge of distributed systems, networking, and systems level programming.


Required skills (and enjoyment of the following)

C/C++, Java, or equivalent programming language
Advanced knowledge of algorithms and data structures
Proficient with multi-threaded applications
Customer focused with the ability to work in a cross-functional team Excellent technical communication
Desired skills

Database internals
Distributed systems
Experience with relational databases, such as Oracle, SQL Server, etc.
Willingness and ability to mentor interns and junior team members (engineers advance quickly here and take on increasing amounts of responsibility)
About our team 


At Vertica, our open-minded, diverse, and inclusive team is always learning from each other. We approach intellectually challenging work with a “get it done” attitude. Vertica Engineers are given significant latitude and support to pursue what they are passionate about to make Vertica an even better place.  If you are excited about building great technology with a proactive team, you will find yourself in good company at Vertica.


About our product

Vertica is a Unified Analytics Platform, based on a massively scalable architecture with the broadest set of analytical capabilities and end-to-end in-database machine learning. Vertica enables many customers – from Philips to The Trade Desk to MassMutual to many others – to easily apply these powerful functions to the largest and most demanding analytical workloads, arming businesses and its customers with predictive business insights faster than any data analytical platform in the market. Vertica provides its Unified Analytics Platform across all major public clouds and on-premises data centers and integrates data in cloud object storage.


We believe the future belongs to the fast. Join us for the ride!

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