Database Engineering Lead

icon location Singapore, Singapore
icon company Grab

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About Grab

As one of the fastest growing regions in the world, it’s easy to take progress for granted. Not so at Grab. We understand your needs don’t just stop at getting a ride.

You deserve a safe transportation platform.

Everyone should have access to transportation. Because to us, transportation is a right, not a privilege. That’s why we’ve worked really hard to create a platform that caters to your every need, regardless of income, age, or special needs

Position

  • You will oversee, manage and develop the Database teams, who are responsible for monitoring day to day MySQL, PostgreSQL and other OLTP database systems in terms of operations and management
  • You prepare the plans and roadmaps for the team, working closely with engineering and operations team in building tooling to drive scalability, reliability and performance
  • You will support the team in performing database capacity planning and maintenance, monitoring and performance tuning, and diagnose any database issues and employ measures to prevent recurrence
  • Research and develop new technologies and approaches for building highly available data persistence systems

Your qualification

  • A core function of this role involves attracting, developing, and keeping a world-class engineering team. You would have a proven track record at building strong teams, making them even stronger, and successfully organizing and leading their efforts to deliver excellent results for customers
  • Proven track record with installation, management, upgrades, backup and restore of large MySQL, PostgreSQL and or other OLTP database system installations
  • Experience benchmarking, clustering and tuning the databases for performance, reliability, high availability and scalability
  • Familiar with a key-value store or data structure database (such as Redis, ElasticSearch et al)
  • Deep understanding and real passion for relational database theory and database fundamentals

Will be a plus

Experience with AWS RDS / ElastiCache / other AWS Database Services or experience with management of databases in AWS environment


Database Engineering Lead

icon location Singapore, Singapore
icon company Grab

Unverified relocation package Source:

About Grab

As one of the fastest growing regions in the world, it’s easy to take progress for granted. Not so at Grab. We understand your needs don’t just stop at getting a ride.

You deserve a safe transportation platform.

Everyone should have access to transportation. Because to us, transportation is a right, not a privilege. That’s why we’ve worked really hard to create a platform that caters to your every need, regardless of income, age, or special needs

Position

  • You will oversee, manage and develop the Database teams, who are responsible for monitoring day to day MySQL, PostgreSQL and other OLTP database systems in terms of operations and management
  • You prepare the plans and roadmaps for the team, working closely with engineering and operations team in building tooling to drive scalability, reliability and performance
  • You will support the team in performing database capacity planning and maintenance, monitoring and performance tuning, and diagnose any database issues and employ measures to prevent recurrence
  • Research and develop new technologies and approaches for building highly available data persistence systems

Your qualification

  • A core function of this role involves attracting, developing, and keeping a world-class engineering team. You would have a proven track record at building strong teams, making them even stronger, and successfully organizing and leading their efforts to deliver excellent results for customers
  • Proven track record with installation, management, upgrades, backup and restore of large MySQL, PostgreSQL and or other OLTP database system installations
  • Experience benchmarking, clustering and tuning the databases for performance, reliability, high availability and scalability
  • Familiar with a key-value store or data structure database (such as Redis, ElasticSearch et al)
  • Deep understanding and real passion for relational database theory and database fundamentals

Will be a plus

Experience with AWS RDS / ElastiCache / other AWS Database Services or experience with management of databases in AWS environment


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