Our Mission: Power Box by building a performant, scalable and highly-available platform for storing and accessing relational data.
Are you excited at the thought of scaling a relational data system to tens of millions of queries per second? How about making sure that system offers availability and consistency sufficient to serve as the bottom layer for critical workflows of today's most productive enterprises?
Join us as part of a small team focused on the platform that allows developers at Box to store and access relational data. This team is responsible for the success of this platform end-to-end: from laying out the underlying data stores to architecting the distributed service for accessing them to building client libraries for the platform and evangelizing their proper use throughout the entire engineering organization. We're looking for candidates experienced with distributed database systems at scale, and the challenges of balancing availability, performance and consistency.
Continually improve the availability and performance of our relational data platform, while maintaining consistency guarantees and supporting an ever-growing volume of traffic.
Continually improve the usability of our relational data tier making it into a true self-contained platform.
Evangelize the understanding and proper use of the relational data platform's client libraries across the engineering organization.
Collaborate with the team on defining the vision of the future of the relational data platform.
Demonstrated expertise in building distributed systems at scale
Strong understanding of algorithms, data structures, and code design
Experience with MySQL, HBase, Memcache, Redis, Scala preferred
About Box: Founded in 2005, Box (NYSE:BOX) is transforming the way people and organizations work so they can achieve their greatest ambitions. As the world's leading enterprise software platform for secure content collaboration, Box helps business of all sizes in every industry securely access and manage their critical information in the cloud. Box is headquartered in Redwood City, CA, with offices across the United States, Europe and Asia. To learn more about Box, visit www.box.com.