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Careers

OPEN POSITIONS

Core Database Engineer


We need extraordinary engineers to join our team. You will act as both architect and programmer, designing, coding, and testing the core of our open-source time-series database. Our focus is on building a scalable, reliable, robust, usable, secure, performant database. You should have strong systems-building experience and expertise in C, understand both query optimization and database systems, and ideally already be a PostgreSQL expert (or show an interest and quick aptitude to become a PostgreSQL expert). And the future of managing and making sense of the deluge of time-series data should excite you.

This is a full time position at our office in New York City or Stockholm.

Responsibilities:

  • Play a core role in helping to design and develop new database capabilities, including analytics, clustering and distributed operations, query and storage optimizations, and more.
  • Develop, test, and release new features and functionality from our database technical roadmap.
  • Continually improve, optimize, and test existing functionality of TimescaleDB.
  • Work with engineers both at Timescale and the open-source community to coordinate new functionality and deliver powerful integrations of the database into large applications and pipelines.
  • Provide elevated technical assistance to high-value customers, gaining insight into the needs and experiences of our users.
  • Be an enthusiastic and personable teammate, receiving and providing code reviews, and otherwise partnering and helping other engineers.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent experience; advanced degrees also welcome (most of our core engineering team have PhDs in computer systems).
  • 5+ years engineering experience.
  • Expertise building industrial-strength software in C/C++ for large code-bases.
  • Experience in PostgreSQL internal development highly desirable (but not required).
  • Solid knowledge of SQL, query processing and database engines, concurrency control, data replication, and/or distributed systems.
  • Passionate about building highly-reliable system software.
  • Experience with industry-standard software validation tools helpful, e.g., valgrind, Coverity, pprof, etc.

Benefits

  • Medical and vision coverage
  • Stock options
  • 401k retirement plan
  • Flexible PTO and family leave
  • Commuter benefits
  • Flexible schedule
  • Awesome coworkers

Time-series data is everywhere, and Timescale is helping developers and companies make sense of it.

Businesses worldwide trust TimescaleDB for mission-critical applications from industries as varied as manufacturing, finance, utilities, telecom, mining, ad tech, oil & gas, and the smart home. Applications built on TimescaleDB include complex monitoring systems, industrial machine data analysis, geospatial asset tracking, operational data warehousing, and financial risk management; via the edge, on premise, and cloud deployments.

The team is based in New York City (HQ) and Stockholm, and is backed by top tier investors. (More about the company.)

R & D Engineer


We need smart, ambitious R & D engineers to help extend and leverage our powerful time-series database. You will build new features and capabilities on top of our database, develop connectors or integrations with other analytical, storage, and visualization systems, and provide tooling and systems for managing and deploying TimescaleDB in various environments. You are a technical generalist who enjoys the challenge and flexibility of many different projects.

This is a full time position at our office in New York City or Stockholm.

Responsibilities

  • Develop new features and functions for TimescaleDB to improve its usability and capabilities.
  • Build, test, and document reference architectures for integrating TimescaleDB into and across a variety of software environments.
  • Release tools and systems for managing and operating TimescaleDB in a variety of settings: edge, on premise, cloud.
  • Continually improve the database’s reliability and performance through testing and benchmarking.
  • Document best practices for deploying and integrating TimescaleDB for our users.
  • Provide technical assistance to high-value customers, using that to gain insight into the needs and experiences of our users.
  • Be an enthusiastic and personable teammate, receiving and providing code reviews, and otherwise partnering and helping other engineers.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent.
  • 3-5 years engineering experience.
  • Data engineering and backend generalist, comfortable across many systems, frameworks, languages.
  • Interested in testing various deployment models and hardware configurations (from cloud to IoT gateways); exploring RAID, ZKS, NVMe, and network-attached disk setups; determining feasibility with other in-database extensions; and more.
  • Operational experience with databases and PostgreSQL (in particular) highly desirable.
  • Experience programming in SQL, Go, Python, C/C++, or shell scripting.
  • Experience with testing frameworks, benchmarking, CI/CD tools, and release engineering desirable.
  • Familiarity with a variety of data processing, streaming, and storage systems, as well as data connectors and integrations between them.
  • Comfortable with both quick and dirty prototyping, as well as writing well tested and documented code for release.
  • Passionate about solving complex data and infrastructure problems.

Benefits

  • Medical and vision coverage
  • Stock options
  • 401k retirement plan
  • Flexible PTO and family leave
  • Commuter benefits
  • Flexible schedule
  • Awesome coworkers

Time-series data is everywhere, and Timescale is helping developers and companies make sense of it.

Businesses worldwide trust TimescaleDB for mission-critical applications from industries as varied as manufacturing, finance, utilities, telecom, mining, ad tech, oil & gas, and the smart home. Applications built on TimescaleDB include complex monitoring systems, industrial machine data analysis, geospatial asset tracking, operational data warehousing, and financial risk management; via the edge, on premise, and cloud deployments.

The team is based in New York City (HQ) and Stockholm, and is backed by top tier investors. (More about the company.)

Solutions Engineer


We need Solutions Engineers to serve as our front-line, working directly with our users to answer their questions and help them get the most out of TimescaleDB.

Our Solutions Engineers need to be smart and flexible enough to support many different types of customers. In a typical day you might go from answering general installation and query optimization questions on our public channels; to helping customers integrate TimescaleDB into their internal data pipelines or cloud services; to identifying potential optimizations for the database. We consider customer interactions to be vital to our success, which is why everyone on the team handles some degree of technical support all the way up to our CEO and CTO.

Our ideal candidate has a technical background and experience with database operation and tuning, as well as experience with technical support and communication. You feel comfortable with the day-to-day aspects of customer service, and can synthesize user feedback to product and engineering teams. You will be the face of the company to many users, and take that responsibility seriously.

This position is a key part of our Engineering team, and could be a good fit for someone earlier in their engineering career looking to advance.

This is a full time position at our office in New York City or Stockholm.

Responsibilities

  • Being the engineering face of our company and product: helpful, mature, insightful, reliable, and honest.
  • Promptly answering technical questions and providing help on our public Slack channel.
  • Providing tailored support to enterprise customers via Slack channels and email. Responding to users in a helpful and timely way.
  • Synthesizing customer needs and communicating insights back to the product and engineering teams.
  • Working closely with the rest of the engineering team to reproduce bugs and build testbeds as necessary.
  • Developing a publicly-facing knowledge base and documentation for users, and internal scripts to improve support interactions.
  • Optionally building, demonstrating, and documenting integrations and data pipelines between different data systems.

Requirements

  • Experienced in SQL and how to understand and improve query plans.
  • Experienced in PostgreSQL operation and administration.
  • Strong spoken and written language skills for working with high-value customers and publishing documentation.
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills, particularly in big data or database settings.
  • Interest in working in a fast-growing environment with changing responsibilities.
  • Some travel may be required.
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent preferred.

Benefits

  • Medical and vision coverage
  • Stock options
  • 401k retirement plan
  • Flexible PTO and family leave
  • Commuter benefits
  • Flexible schedule
  • Awesome coworkers

Time-series data is everywhere, and Timescale is helping developers and companies make sense of it.

Businesses worldwide trust TimescaleDB for mission-critical applications from industries as varied as manufacturing, finance, utilities, telecom, mining, ad tech, oil & gas, and the smart home. Applications built on TimescaleDB include complex monitoring systems, industrial machine data analysis, geospatial asset tracking, operational data warehousing, and financial risk management; via the edge, on premise, and cloud deployments.

The team is based in New York City (HQ) and Stockholm, and is backed by top tier investors. (More about the company.)

Content Marketing Manager


As the Content Marketing Manager, you are a well-organized, creative, and driven individual able to rapidly write and develop multiple types of content for our users. Content types include blog posts, white papers, website material, other marketing collateral, and our social media.

You should be able organize information efficiently and clearly, incorporating feedback and ideas from people throughout the company. You should also stay on top of new content discovery programs and suggest new approaches when appropriate.

This position is based in NYC.

Responsibilities:

  • Rapidly write and edit multiple forms of content: blog posts, white papers, website material, other marketing collateral, social media message, including technical content.
  • Work closely with engineering, customer success, and the executive team to develop useful and clear content.
  • Suggest new topics, approaches, channels as necessary.

Requirements:

  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Track record of writing compelling content (technical writing experience a big plus).
  • Experience working in or with early-stage technology companies.
  • The ability to handle multiple overlapping programs and stakeholders efficiently.
  • The ability to manage small, short-duration projects.
  • The ability to drive projects to timely completion of deliverables via clear communication and collaboration.
  • Bachelors degree required.

Benefits

  • Medical and vision coverage
  • Stock options
  • 401k retirement plan
  • Flexible PTO and family leave
  • Commuter benefits
  • Flexible schedule
  • Awesome coworkers

Time-series data is everywhere, and Timescale is helping developers and companies make sense of it.

Businesses worldwide trust TimescaleDB for mission-critical applications from industries as varied as manufacturing, finance, utilities, telecom, mining, ad tech, oil & gas, and the smart home. Applications built on TimescaleDB include complex monitoring systems, industrial machine data analysis, geospatial asset tracking, operational data warehousing, and financial risk management; via the edge, on premise, and cloud deployments.

The team is based in New York City (HQ) and Stockholm, and is backed by top tier investors. (More about the company.)

Customer Success Lead


We need someone dynamic and ambitious to help our customers adopt, and succeed with, their use of our powerful time-series database. You love understanding a technical product in depth and are passionate about communicating its value to directors at both Fortune 500 companies and startups. You know how to sell innovation and disruption, and drive adoption to compress decision cycles. You enjoy the hunt of new opportunities, as well as ensuring the continued success of existing users.

This is a full time position at our office in New York City.

Responsibilities

  • Promote adoption of both open source and enterprise versions of our database.
  • Manage potential users from: expressed interest, to testing and PoCs, to production deployments, all while coordinating with support and integration engineers.
  • Drive open-source accounts to adopt enterprise licenses.
  • Identify and close quick, small wins while managing longer, complex adoption and sales cycles.
  • Utilize a solution approach to selling and creating value for customers.
  • Track all customer details including: use case, purchase time frames, next steps, and forecasting.
  • Meet with CIOs, IT executives, LOB executives, Program Managers, and other key stakeholders.
  • Evangelize TimescaleDB and PostgreSQL to decision makers.
  • Ensure 100% satisfaction among all customers.
  • Synthesize customer needs and communicate insights back to the product and engineering teams.

Requirements / Competencies

  • Successful track record working in or with engineering teams.
  • Analytical background (software engineering a plus).
  • Excellent communication and listening skills.
  • Previous experience in an early-stage company preferred.
  • Database or big data experience preferred.
  • Bachelors degree required.

Benefits

  • Medical and vision coverage
  • Stock options
  • 401k retirement plan
  • Flexible PTO and family leave
  • Commuter benefits
  • Flexible schedule
  • Awesome coworkers

Time-series data is everywhere, and Timescale is helping developers and companies make sense of it.

Businesses worldwide trust TimescaleDB for mission-critical applications from industries as varied as manufacturing, finance, utilities, telecom, mining, ad tech, oil & gas, and the smart home. Applications built on TimescaleDB include complex monitoring systems, industrial machine data analysis, geospatial asset tracking, operational data warehousing, and financial risk management; via the edge, on premise, and cloud deployments.

The team is based in New York City (HQ) and Stockholm, and is backed by top tier investors. (More about the company.)

Recruiting Coordinator


Timescale is growing rapidly, and we are looking for a Recruiting Coordinator to play an integral role in how we expand our team. You will be responsible for recruiting qualified candidates to fill our internal positions. Working closely with our founders, you will help own and drive recruiting efforts, as well as help build the culture of our growing organization.

This position is based in NYC.

Responsibilities:

  • Actively source, recruit, and hire diverse talent across all our teams.
  • Act as a full-cycle recruiter, sourcing candidates from a variety of backgrounds, vetting resumes, and managing the pipeline.
  • Work with internal managers to create clearly-defined job descriptions.
  • Source and assess qualified candidates through active job postings, referrals, networking, and web sourcing.
  • Provide a positive experience for all candidates.
  • Be an ambassador of our company, assisting with any recruiting events, projects, or recruitment related processes (occasional travel required).

Requirements:

  • 3+ years of experience in tech recruiting (internal recruiting at a startup is a plus).
  • The ability to practice empathic communication, including a high degree of attentiveness to detail, as well as superhuman interpersonal skills.
  • A motivated person, who is able to work in a fast, highly-demanding, and ever-changing environment.
  • You're a geek, or at the very least, you're willing to become one
  • A positive attitude!

Benefits

  • Medical and vision coverage
  • Stock options
  • 401k retirement plan
  • Flexible PTO and family leave
  • Commuter benefits
  • Flexible schedule
  • Awesome coworkers

Time-series data is everywhere, and Timescale is helping developers and companies make sense of it.

Businesses worldwide trust TimescaleDB for mission-critical applications from industries as varied as manufacturing, finance, utilities, telecom, mining, ad tech, oil & gas, and the smart home. Applications built on TimescaleDB include complex monitoring systems, industrial machine data analysis, geospatial asset tracking, operational data warehousing, and financial risk management; via the edge, on premise, and cloud deployments.

The team is based in New York City (HQ) and Stockholm, and is backed by top tier investors. (More about the company.)

Senior Evangelist


We’re looking for a Senior Evangelist to be the face of the company at various conferences, Meetups, and other developer events.

In this role, you will be hands on with the TimescaleDB product, creating new presentations, reference architectures, online tutorials or content, webinars and other training materials, workshops, and other material to help our developer community understand how to get the most out of TimescaleDB.

This position will be based out of our NYC office or remotely in the SF Bay Area.

Responsibilities:

  • Speak at Meetups, conferences, and other developer events to enhance and maintain TimescaleDB’s reputation as a thoughtful voice in the time-series, big data, IoT, PostgreSQL, and other communities.
  • Partner with the engineering team to create compelling demos, blog posts, and tutorials.
  • Collaborate with other related open-source communities, including the PostgreSQL community.

Requirements:

  • Publicly available writing samples or recordings of presentations on technical topics.
  • Strong technical fluency, in particular with the fundamentals of computer science, demonstrating technical expertise.
  • 2+ years of database experience (PostgreSQL experience a plus). You enjoy self-driven exploration and education on new technologies and languages.
  • You are able to transform dry technical topics into engaging, informative, and interesting educational materials.
  • Bachelors or advanced degree required in a technical field (Computer Science a plus).

Benefits

  • Medical and vision coverage
  • Stock options
  • 401k retirement plan
  • Flexible PTO and family leave
  • Commuter benefits
  • Flexible schedule
  • Awesome coworkers

Time-series data is everywhere, and Timescale is helping developers and companies make sense of it.

Businesses worldwide trust TimescaleDB for mission-critical applications from industries as varied as manufacturing, finance, utilities, telecom, mining, ad tech, oil & gas, and the smart home. Applications built on TimescaleDB include complex monitoring systems, industrial machine data analysis, geospatial asset tracking, operational data warehousing, and financial risk management; via the edge, on premise, and cloud deployments.

The team is based in New York City (HQ) and Stockholm, and is backed by top tier investors. (More about the company.)

Partnerships Lead


We’re looking for someone to head up our partnerships and business development efforts and to build fruitful relationships with others in the data analysis and software community.

This position is based in NYC.

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with our founders to identify high impact partnership opportunities that will drive specific, measurable business objectives.
  • Analyze and quantify business impact of potential deals, and develop a framework to prioritize opportunities.
  • Prospect and engage a diverse set of business partners by developing a strong understanding of partners’ priorities to execute sustainable strategic partnerships.
  • Manage, maintain and build relationships with partners across the deal lifecycle, including both current partners as well as prospective partners.
  • Execute partnerships from end to end, including; defining & maximizing value exchange, pitching (internal and external), negotiation; term setting & closing; and execution & internal coordination for rollout.
  • Communicate value of Timescale products (from both technical and business perspectives) to potential partners.
  • Work closely across product, engineering, and marketing teams to create new user experiences and opportunities.

Requirements:

  • 4+ years of business development at a startup, preferably within the data analysis community.
  • Proven success identifying and executing high impact deals within a high-growth company.
  • Experience working with both startups and large tech companies.
  • Strong ability to build and maintain external relationships.
  • Bachelors degree required.

Benefits

  • Medical and vision coverage
  • Stock options
  • 401k retirement plan
  • Flexible PTO and family leave
  • Commuter benefits
  • Flexible schedule
  • Awesome coworkers

Time-series data is everywhere, and Timescale is helping developers and companies make sense of it.

Businesses worldwide trust TimescaleDB for mission-critical applications from industries as varied as manufacturing, finance, utilities, telecom, mining, ad tech, oil & gas, and the smart home. Applications built on TimescaleDB include complex monitoring systems, industrial machine data analysis, geospatial asset tracking, operational data warehousing, and financial risk management; via the edge, on premise, and cloud deployments.

The team is based in New York City (HQ) and Stockholm, and is backed by top tier investors. (More about the company.)

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Interested in joining the team, but don't see a position that fits your experience?

Feel free to reach out anyway. We always love speaking with talented individuals.

Benefits

  • Medical and vision coverage
  • Stock options
  • 401k retirement plan
  • Flexible PTO and family leave
  • Commuter benefits
  • Flexible schedule
  • Awesome coworkers

Time-series data is everywhere, and Timescale is helping developers and companies make sense of it.

Businesses worldwide trust TimescaleDB for mission-critical applications from industries as varied as manufacturing, finance, utilities, telecom, mining, ad tech, oil & gas, and the smart home. Applications built on TimescaleDB include complex monitoring systems, industrial machine data analysis, geospatial asset tracking, operational data warehousing, and financial risk management; via the edge, on premise, and cloud deployments.

The team is based in New York City (HQ) and Stockholm, and is backed by top tier investors. (More about the company.)