Who we are and what we do

SurveyMonkey (Nasdaq: SVMK), is a leader in agile software solutions for customer experience, market research, and survey feedback. Our mission is to power the curious and enable organizations, including 98% of the Fortune 500, to transform feedback into action. Our brand is beloved and well known throughout the world—over 6 billion people have taken a SurveyMonkey survey! Today, more than 17 million active users rely on our platform to measure and understand feedback from employees, customers, website and app users, and the market. And our enterprise-grade products and solutions enable 335,000+ organizations globally to solve daily challenges—from delivering better customer experiences to increasing employee retention.

More about our Data Infrastructure Team

The Data Infrastructure team manages all the open source databases at SurveyMonkey. This remote team is made up of industry veterans and data enthusiasts. Our databases are essential across all of the SurveyMonkey infrastructure, and we maximize uptime and performance of these critical systems.

What we're looking for

Reporting to the Manager of Database Engineering, you will work as a member of the data infrastructure team, focusing on open-source databases, primarily MySQL. You will work with the team to maintain our open-source data infrastructure, write automation, advise engineers on best practices, and participate in the on-call rotation. You will work with new AWS data stores and help manage their implementation. You will work with other members of the data infrastructure team, developers, product managers, and other team members on projects from idea to implementation.

You will

  • Maintain the Open-source databases and supporting infrastructure
  • 8+ years with Data Infrastructure, Data Engineering or related experience
  • Lead major database-related projects
  • Work with application teams and other infrastructure groups on database related issues
  • Research, recommend, and implement alternate data platforms

You have

  • Experience managing open-source databases (Cassandra, MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, or other)
  • Experience with Linux systems administration
  • Experience with database supporting systems, including Orchestrator, ProxySQL, Prometheus
  • Experience with AWS data stores and EC2

What we offer our employees

SurveyMonkey is a place where the curious come to grow. By embedding inclusion into our processes, policies, and culture for our 1,000+ employees across North America, Europe, and APAC, we’re building a workplace where people of every background can thrive. We’ve won multiple awards and received recognition for our forward-looking policies, including extended parental and bereavement leave, vendor benefits standards, and Take 4 sabbaticals.

SurveyMonkey was recognized by Great Place to Work® and FORTUNE as a top workplace in 2018 and 2019, and the company has also won numerous awards as a leader in global survey software, including being named among CNBC’s Disruptor 50 and the Forbes Cloud 100. 

Our commitment to an inclusive workplace

SurveyMonkey is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities.

Learn more about our diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts here. 

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