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Database Internals Software Engineer

Orb, Inc Tokyo
    💴 No salary range given
    🏡 No remote
    🧪 Minimum years of experience unspecified
    💬 No Japanese required
    🌏 Apply from abroad
    🧳 Relocate to Japan

About Orb, Inc

About the position

We’re looking for software engineer to work on our business products which needs to be massively distributed and scalable. As a software engineer, you will design and implement key features and components of our technology, which is a robust and scalable data platform based on the state-of-the-art technologies.


  • A BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent experience with a solid understanding of computer science (algorithms, data structures etc.), acquired either in school or at work
  • Ability to initiate and drive projects to completion with minimal guidance
  • Working knowledge of database internals (locking, consistency, serialization, recovery paths)
  • Systems engineering experience, including Linux performance, memory management, I/O tuning, configuration, security, networking, clusters and troubleshooting.
  • Storage engineering experience, including NAS, SAN, SSD, multi-pathing and caching
  • Familiarity with monitoring and debugging large distributed systems

Nice to haves:

  • Ph.D in Computer Science specializing distributed systems, database internal systems or related studies
  • Experience in testing databases - familiarity with jepsen a plus
  • Experience ETL systems
  • Open contributions to database system development


¥7,000,000 to ¥11,000,000 annually.

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