Lead Software Engineer (Full Stack) - Atlas Search Cloud

San Francisco or Remote

The database market is massive (the IDC estimates it to be $119B+ by 2025!) and MongoDB is at the head of its disruption. The MongoDB community is transforming industries and empowering developers to build amazing apps that people use every day. We are the leading modern data platform and the first database provider to IPO in over 20 years. Join our team and be at the forefront of innovation and creativity.

MongoDB Atlas is the global cloud database service for modern applications.  Atlas allows customers to deploy a fully managed, distributed database across AWS, Google Cloud, and Azure simultaneously.  We are the first major cloud database to make this capability generally available and with it we have solidified our standing as a leader in the cloud database market.  

The Atlas Search team is building the best search experience for developers on the MongoDB platform.  We are responsible for Atlas Search  - UI, API and Managed Service. 

This role is based in San Francisco and will report to the Director of Engineering, Atlas Search

Who you are

  • You are proficient in modern programming languages and techniques, with an interest in working in MongoDB, Java, React and Typescript
  • You have experience building tools and platforms for software developers
  • You enjoy working on full stack applications, including UI/UX, API Design, databases and search
  • You are looking for a high impact role in a young software project with high rates of adoption
  • You are passionate about developing reliable high quality software

What you’ll do

  • You will design and build the UI, API and Managed Cloud Service for Atlas Search
  • You will lead and grow a team of engineers based out of our San Francisco office
  • You will work closely with other Atlas Search teams who are building the core search engine (mongot), as well as other teams in Atlas
  • You will perform code reviews with peers and make recommendations on how to improve our code and software development processes

What we’re looking for

  • Experience in developing and working with distributed systems
  • Experience developing cloud services and SaaS products
  • Full stack experience with a front end framework such as React or Vue

Success Measures

  • In 3 months, you'll ship code on our core Mongo Management Service Repo
  • In 6 months, you'll be working on features such as UI and API improvements and managing a small team of engineers
  • In 12 months, you'll be building out your team by hiring new engineers and contributing to a long term product and engineering roadmap

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