The Database and Scalability Engineer position is based in Singapore. We are looking for highly driven, talented and self-motivated Engineers to join a team of world-class engineers. would need skills to lead the development of any area of a large, scalable, distributed system or application. They would also work on the latest cutting-edge internet/software technology.

Job Description

  • Develop data models and perform planning of architecture, functions, modules, recovery, standards and implementation
  • Provide technical assistance to engineers to design stable, reliable and effective databases
  • Perform root cause analysis of performance issues and suggest corrective actions
  • Analyse and determine information needs and elements, data relationships and attributes, data flow and storage requirements, and data output and reporting capabilities
  • Ensure all database programs meet company and performance requirements
  • Oversee system performance lifecycle and identify key metrics for performance improvements


  • Bachelors or higher in Computer Science, Computer Engineering & IT related fields or related technical discipline
  • 6+ years of related experience in design, maintenance, and administration of RDBMS and NOSQL databases
  • Extensive experience in database scalability, profiling and optimization
  • Expert ability to identify / resolve system bottlenecks
  • Ability to solve complex performance problems and architectural challenges
  • Proficiency in any scripting language as Python, Bash, Ruby, etc.

Desired Skills

  • Knowledge of high availability and disaster recovery options for RDBMS with all types of replications
  • Good knowledge of NOSQL like MongoDB, Redis etc
  • Expert knowledge of database scalability and profiling (Sharding, query optimisation, high performance configuration)
  • Experience in configuring and tuning Galera cluster for MySQL
  • Experience in troubleshooting and resolving database problems
  • Experience in performance tuning and optimization, using native monitoring and troubleshooting tools
  • Knowledge of indexes, index management, statistic and execution plan analysis
  • Broad general knowledge on internal technologies such as load balancers, firewalls and database servers
  • Ability to conduct Linux performance profiling
  • Strong communication skill with peer developers

Compensation/Perks You will be rewarded with a competitive compensation package, including excellent benefits and stock options. Other benefits include: medical, dental, and 18 days of PTO, going up to 21 days after 3 years.

Location: Singapore; only Singaporean/PR applicants will be considered.

Company Overview

To Apply

If you are interested in applying for this job, please send your resume to and include the job title in the subject line.  This opportunity is for people interested in full-time work. No contractors, consultancies or recruiters will be considered.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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