3 Jun 2011

Full-Time Data Ops Engineer

Meetup – Posted by nosqljobsNew York, New York, United States

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Job Description

We’re starting a local community revolution! Our goal is a “Meetup Everywhere about Most Everything”, and we’re on our way. We help people “use the internet to get off the internet” because Meetups change lives and can change the world.

We are profitable, growing, and committed to building an all-star, all-NYC company. We are a company that values doers over talkers and mentors over managers. We are a company where people who take risks and win are rewarded and grow.

Our team is ambitious and passionate; the environment is relaxed and fun. We get shit done that makes a difference.”

Meetup is hiring a Data Operations Engineer. We are an exceptional and dedicated operations team and we expect the same of you. We are constantly faced with challenges as we maintain a highly trafficked website, integrate new technologies and collaborate with our development team to get features deployed smartly and quickly. You will show us how to organize our data, where we went wrong and where we can be more right. You must meet all of the listed requirements.

As a Data Operations Engineer, you will:

  • Manage our data repositories! (MogileFS, MySql, Hadoop/Hbase)

An ideal candidate has:


  • 5+ years of production software development experience
  • Experience with relational and nosql db’s, SQL, query optimization, and data modeling
  • Strong experience with Linux and MySQL system administration and scripting tools — shell/perl/python
  • Experience managing data disaster recovery
  • Experience with large scale data management and maintenance of hardware in a colocation facility
  • Excellent problem solving skills

Our team is smart, ambitious, and passionate; the environment is relaxed and a lot of fun despite regular, tight deadlines. We are focused on quick, quality completion of projects and excited by what we do. We are looking for someone who is smart, collaborative, creative, and can get things done to a high quality and on tight deadlines.

Every member of the Meetup Team is expected to: be an Innovator; be a Collaborator; be a Champion for their ideas; be an Expert; have High Standards; be dedicated to the power of self-organized groups and our mission of A Meetup Everywhere About Most Everything (“MEME”); and most importantly, Get Stuff Done That Makes a Difference!


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Job Categories: Engineering. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: hadoop, hbase, mogilefs, and mysql.

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