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InnoDB Developer at MariaDB
United States of America

Are you interested in working in a dynamic and growing international company with a strong Open Source culture and whose products are used by big Internet and other companies all over the world? MariaDB is the fastest growing Open Source database worldwide, with more than 12 million users. We power applications at companies like, Virgin Mobile and Wikipedia, and we partner with companies like Alibaba and Facebook. The company was founded by the team that founded and built MySQL and enjoys unprecedented technical depth for a startup


We are a distributed global team, working from home, coworking spaces and some in offices depending on the location, telecommuting via the internet, and making heavy use of email, web, Skype, and similar technologies.  Prior experience from this form of working environment is ideal. Candidates must be self-motivated and able to work autonomously.


Key Responsibilities

Develop new functionality in InnoDB

Bug fixing in InnoDB

Develop tests for functionality in InnoDB

Technical Skills

Strong C and C++ skills

Familiarity with Perl

Persistent data storage development

Design skills for performance, reliability and security

Familiarity with version control systems, gdb, Valgrind, AddressSanitizer

Formal Grammars, concurrent algorithms, lock-free algorithms

Helpful Skills (not mandatory)

Previous experience in InnoDB development

Transactional data storage development

Experience in development of other storage engine

Familiarity with SQL and MariaDB or MySQL

Open source development

Personal Skills

Language requirement: English – our corporate language

Problem solving mindset

Able to present and discuss ideas and cooperate

What's in it for you?

Impact the world of technology by pushing the boundaries of technology and business models, working at MariaDB - the startup founded by the MySQL team. Be part of a game- changing organization that encourages outside-the- box thinking and empowerment, and is truly shaping the future of the software industry.


You’ll be collaborating with high-caliber colleagues around the world, offering unparalleled learning and growth opportunities. We provide a very competitive compensation package, 25 days paid annual leave, and a massive degree of flexibility and freedom - along with the personal responsibility these come with.





How To Apply

If you are interested in this position, please submit your application along with resume/CV. MariaDB does not sponsor work visas or relocation