The office of the Chief Architect is looking for a highly experienced database guru to help us scale our many databases. The right candidate for this highly visible role will join a small team of progressive developers that will transform the Clearwater architecture to achieve dramatic improvements in scale and performance. The individual user experience is of utmost importance, but we must strike the right balance with business scalability, the ability to scale our fast growing engineering organization while maintaining high velocity, AND enable streamlined integration with data suppliers and other pieces of the finance ecosystem. You'll be comfortable analyzing data access patterns, recommending technologies, communicating up, down, and across the organization, and establishing and teaching best practices for data access.
If you have cross-database experience, understand the strengths and weaknesses of different database technologies and techniques, and have the battle scars to show for it AND YET these challenges STILL get you going, please apply!
Duties and Responsibilities:
Research, design, implement, and drive complex database changes within the organization
Re-architect database infrastructure to drastically improve performance, scalability and efficiency
Ensure that backup and restore processes and procedures are in place and tested
Spear-head a massive "step-change” improvement in Clearwater's database infrastructure
Solve highly complex system architecture issues especially relating to the database infrastructure
Experience architecting and engineering critical systems
Experience working with a variety of different database tools and technologies
Deep understanding of Database Engineering Concepts and Best Practices
Proven innovation track record
Highly motivated to solve difficult technical problems
What we offer:
Headquarters in the heart of downtown Boise
Business casual atmosphere in a flexible working environment
Team focused culture that promotes innovation and ownership
Access to cutting edge investment reporting technology and expertise
Continual learning, professional development and growth opportunities
Competitive salary and benefits package; including health, vision and dental
Additional benefits including PTO, 401(k) with 4% employer match
About Clearwater Analytics®
Clearwater Analytics® is a global SaaS solution for automated investment data aggregation, reconciliation, accounting, and reporting. Clearwater helps thousands of organizations make the most of investment portfolio data with cloud-native software and client-centric servicing. Every day, investment professionals worldwide trust Clearwater to deliver timely, validated investment data and in-depth reporting.