Software Engineer 3



Software Engineering
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Posted on Tuesday, June 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 will report to the Lead Engineer, Enterprise Advanced at MongoDB.

We are looking to speak to candidates who are based in Amsterdam for our hybrid working model.

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 organizing your own time, acting on feedback and prioritizing with guidance from senior members of your team

What is in it for you:

  • Generous compensation package (top-range salary, equity, comprehensive benefits)
  • Flexible working options
  • 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 humoured supportive team that works 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


  • Experience building multi-threaded, asynchronous, distributed systems
  • Strong experience with a language such as Java, Go, or Python
  • Good knowledge of Computer Science fundamentals (data structures and algorithms)
  • Good understanding of Object Orientation concepts
  • Ability to think conceptually and design modular, complex systems

Nice to haves

  • Familiarity running services on Cloud Infrastructure (Amazon AWS, Google Cloud Platform, Microsoft Azure), using containers and/or container orchestration platforms (Docker, Kubernetes, Openshift)
  • Experience working directly with production systems
  • Experience with multiple programming languages
  • Experience with the MongoDB Server (specialized, in-depth training will be provided upon joining)
  • Experience or interest in full-stack web application development

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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MongoDB is an equal opportunities employer