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PALOALTO 7192

Senior Database Engineer - Prisma Cloud ( Data Platform)

Description

Our Mission

At Palo Alto Networks® everything starts and ends with our mission:

Being the cybersecurity partner of choice, protecting our digital way of life.

We have the vision of a world where each day is safer and more secure than the one before. These aren’t easy goals to accomplish – but we’re not here for easy. We’re here for better. We are a company built on the foundation of challenging and disrupting the way things are done, and we’re looking for innovators who are as committed to shaping the future of cybersecurity as we are.

We’re changing the nature of work. Palo Alto Networks is evolving to meet the needs of our employees now and in the future through FLEXWORK, our approach to how we work. From benefits to learning, location to leadership, we’ve rethought and recreated every aspect of the employee experience at Palo Alto Networks.  And because it FLEXes around each individual employee based on their individual choices, employees are empowered to push boundaries and help us all evolve, together.

Palo Alto Networks's SASE (Secure Access Service Edge) group is looking for a seasoned and accomplished leader to design, develop and deliver next- generation technologies within our SDWAN team.

You will be part of a world-class software engineering team that works on various ground-breaking technologies in the SD WAN area. You will work with a multi-functional team of engineers solving interesting problems in the SDWAN area. We want passionate leaders who love to code and build great products. Engineers who bring new ideas in all facets of software development.

We are looking for leaders who take ownership of their areas of focus and who are driven to solve problems at every level. Collaboration and teamwork are at the foundation of our culture and we need engineers who can communicate at a high level and work well with others towards achieving a common goal. 

Your Impact

  • Design, develop and implement highly scalable software features on our SDWAN solution
  • Design and implementation of large distributed systems
  • Database design and implementation for custom use cases, graph and time-series databases, in-memory databases
  • Work with different development and quality assurances groups to achieve the best quality
  • Suggest and implement improvements to the development process Work with DevOps and the Technical Support teams to troubleshoot customer issues
  • Mentor and coach team members

8+ years experience with complex applications or distributed systems, possessing broad knowledge of their deployments and operationalization.

Experience working closely with customers and partners to successfully deploy complex solutions

Hands on experience with several of the following technologies: SingleStore, MySQL, MS SQL, Oracle SQL, NoSQL, Key Value Stores, REST, Hadoop, Data warehouse appliances, Linux, Python, PHP and BI/ETL solutions.

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or other technical field

 

Act as the trusted technical advisor, helping Prisma team mature their MemSQL/SingleStore capabilities.

Partner with MemSQL to document solutions , follow-up on bugs etc. 

Solve our Prisma Architecture challenges, focusing heavily on Ingest, Backup, and BI.

Strong hands-on knowledge of Kafka , Elasticsearch and Cassandra. 

Proven ability with query tuning dramatically improving database performance. Experience with security, performance tuning/optimization (query optimization, index tuning, caching and buffer tuning) Ability to write complex SQL queries to support the application team.

Troubleshooting and performance tuning issues with applications like Memsql, AWS RDS . Design and implement various backup and recovery strategies on heterogeneous environments. 

Plan HA/ DR  strategies of databases with no or minimal data loss 

Understands data retention, backup policies, data migrations, data purging, and provides solutions to the issues coming up around those areas. 

Handson DB monitoring skills setup / improvements with tools like prometheus etc. 

Work closely with the application developers and Operations to ensure reliable database usage. Investigate application response time issues. Provide solutions for performance improvements. Validate and test stored procedures before implementation in the production environment.

Your Team

Our engineering team is at the core of SDWAN products – connected directly to the mission of providing world class SASE solutions. We are constantly innovating – challenging the way we, and the industry, think about SD WAN. Our engineers don’t shy away from building products to solve problems no one has pursued before.

We define the industry, instead of waiting for directions. We need individuals who feel comfortable in ambiguity, excited by the prospect of a challenge, and empowered by the unknown risks facing our everyday lives that are only enabled by a secure digital environment.

Our Commitment

We’re trailblazers that dream big, take risks, and challenge cybersecurity’s status quo. It’s simple: we can’t accomplish our mission without diverse teams innovating, together. To learn more about our dedication to inclusion and innovation, visit our Life at Palo Alto Networks page and our diversity website.

Palo Alto Networks is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity in our workplace, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or other legally protected characteristics.

Additionally, we are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals with a disability. If you require assistance or an accommodation due to a disability or special need, please contact us at accommodations@paloaltonetworks.com.

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  • Unless applicable law requires otherwise, you must be vaccinated for COVID or qualify for a reasonable accommodation if:
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    • You choose to access a Palo Alto Networks worksite
  • If you have questions about the vaccine requirements of this particular position based on your location or job requirements, please inquire with the recruiter.

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