Solutions Engineer – Implementation

Position Overview

Our Solutions Engineering Team is responsible for ensuring the success of our customers, acting as the subject-matter experts for our product and providing consulting expertise for the integration and operation of SingleStore. The Solutions Engineer in this role will be responsible for hands-on product implementations with new customers, ensuring a world-class customer experience. The successful individual will be able to carry on profound discussions with customers’ front-line technical experts, as well as have high-level, business talks with senior executives.

As an organization, we’ve hit an inflection point, making this an exciting time to be at SingleStore. Given the continued growth of our business, it’s critical that we implement scalable tools and best practices to effectively scale the organization. This position will play a key role in product implementations and will contribute to the processes that will help take the company to the next level.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Partner closely with customers to gain an understanding of both their technical and business requirements
  • Execute on design and deployment plans to successfully implement SingleStore into new customer environments
  • Follow best practices when deploying SingleStore, ensuring a consistent and positive customer experience
  • Help build and deploy the next generation of database management platform that automates tasks, provisioning/de-provisioning, analytics, and instrumentation across 1,000s of nodes
  • Evangelize best practices by educating customers and becoming their trusted advisor, providing an overall business solution

Required Skills and Experience

  • Deep experience and understanding of complex applications, distributed systems, and custom technology deployments in a variety of customer environments
  • Firm understanding of SQL, Linux, and scripting languages
  • Firm understanding of database administration, database architecture, and distributed systems
  • Experience working in the modern data infrastructure space: RDBMS (Oracle, SQL Server, Sybase, etc.), Middleware, Analytics, Data Warehouse, Business Intelligence, and/or “Big Data” technology
  • Strong customer-focus mindset, with a passion for delivering customer satisfaction
  • Ability to travel up to 70% of the time, including both U.S. and international travel
  • B.S. in Computer Science or a related field