Senior Software Engineer, Enterprise Advanced



Software Engineering
Berlin, Germany
Posted on Thursday, April 11, 2024

The worldwide data management software market is massive (According to IDC, the worldwide database software market, which it refers to as the database management systems software market, was forecasted to be approximately $82 billion in 2023 growing to approximately $137 billion in 2027. This represents a 14% compound annual growth rate). At MongoDB we are transforming industries and empowering developers to build amazing apps that people use every day. We are the leading developer 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.

The Enterprise Advanced team is a diverse group of individuals across Europe, who develop software to run MongoDB on any type of infrastructure at global scale. Our software and services allow users to deploy fault-tolerant, globally distributed MongoDB clusters in minutes.

The main focus of this team is to adapt our software to manage MongoDB clusters which are deployed in data centers or private cloud platforms.

You will work on the core functionality for all of our cloud products, mainly on the Ops Manager and Cloud Manager products. Our team's end users are some of the largest businesses in the world, deploying massive clusters and processing huge amounts of data.

This role can be based out of our Berlin office or remotely in the Europe region

This role will report to the Lead Engineer, Enterprise Advanced at MongoDB.

A great fit for this role will be

  • Someone who loves programming!
  • Someone who enjoys working with others to achieve a common goal!
  • You're flexible! You're willing to take on a wide variety of responsibilities, learning as you go
  • You're a self-starter! You're comfortable organising your own time, prioritising, and acting on multiple tasks concurrently
  • Experience working on, or with, a remote team (Cloud Services Engineers are split between Europe and USA)

What is in it for you:

  • Generous compensation package (top-range salary, equity, comprehensive benefits)
  • Flexible working options (not a strict 9-6 role, work from home 1-2 days per week)
  • Opportunities to learn on the job (time to upskill in new technologies)
  • Team budget for attending industry-specific conferences and training
  • High level of independence in your day to day work
  • Engineers in our team have the chance to work with multiple programming languages (JAVA, Javascript/React, Golang, Python)
  • You'll be joining a good-humored supportive team that work well together!


  • Design, implement, test, and release features for Cloud Manager and Ops Manager
  • Test and incrementally ship elements of complex projects
  • Apply our core values to your work, in planning, design, and coding
  • Assist with troubleshooting bugs in customer deployments


  • Strong experience with Java
  • Experience or interest in full-stack web application development
  • Good knowledge of Computer Science fundamentals (data structures and algorithms)
  • Good understanding of Object Orientation concepts
  • Familiarity running services on Cloud Infrastructure (Amazon AWS, Google Cloud Platform, Microsoft Azure)
  • Ability to think conceptually and design modular, complex systems
  • Experience working directly with production systems

Nice to haves

  • Experience with multiple programming languages
  • Experience with the MongoDB Server (specialized, in-depth training will be provided upon joining)
  • Experience using containers and/or container orchestration platforms (Docker, Kubernetes, Openshift)
  • *Nix administration experience

To drive the personal growth and business impact of our employees, we’re committed to developing a supportive and enriching culture for everyone. From employee affinity groups, to fertility assistance and a generous parental leave policy, we value our employees’ wellbeing and want to support them along every step of their professional and personal journeys. Learn more about what it’s like to work at MongoDB, and help us make an impact on the world!

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