Software Engineer, Cloud Services, Insights and Telemetry

New York City

The MongoDB Cloud Services Team is a diverse group of contributors working together to help our users manage MongoDB at global scale. The Cloud Team is responsible for MongoDB Atlas: our database as a service offering and fastest growing product which allows users to deploy fault-tolerant, globally distributed MongoDB clusters in just minutes.

We're seeking an Engineer to join our Insights and Telemetry Team. The Insights and Telemetry Team is responsible for helping our users understand the health and performance of their MongoDB deployments, and provide guidance on how to improve performance. The team works on a variety of projects to accomplish this goal, while maintaining the ingestion of 5+ billion data points per day to back these tools.

We're looking for someone who

  • Is curious, collaborative, and intellectually honest
  • Has written backend systems in a compiled language (Java, C#, Go, etc.)
  • Has experience with the design and architecture of a modern, scalable web application
  • Would enjoy chasing down difficult problems in a distributed environment
  • Always strives to expand their knowledge


  • Collaborate with and learn from team members about best practices and core concepts
  • Work closely with product and design teams, considering the user's perspective in order to deliver quality software
  • Write code across a stack of Javascript and Typescript, Java, and Go
  • Maintain a balance between delivering software, and performing research and development
  • Own our core values and adhere to them in your work

Success Measures

An Engineer will be successful in this role when they

  • Are open, honest and willing to contribute and collaborate with others
  • Build domain knowledge of our systems and use that knowledge to diagnose issues and teach others
  • Develop and lead software projects that help our users maintain and understand their MongoDB deployments
  • Are willing to learn and contribute to all parts of the stack
  • Represent Engineering while working with Product and Design
  • Solve problems with context in mind, balancing the needs of their team with the desire to get to the bottom of issues

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