Database Architect

Short Description

Shopclues is seeking a Database Architect who has the ability to assist software engineers in optimizing the overall performance of the application.

Job Description

Want to be part of the most disruptive and fastest-growing E-Commerce Company in India with a world-class team, long-term vision, and tier-one VCs backing it?

As a Database Architect, you will be responsible for driving high visibility and high impact projects from start to finish. You will be responsible for Database architecture such as evaluating current implementation, design DB architecture for highly scalable systems, research, prototype, implement a new methodology to database architecture.

An ideal candidate will possess the following:
1. 5 years of experience with MySQL with at least 2 years of experience as Database Architect with MySQL
2. Strong understanding of database concepts and architecture.
3. Defining standards for database development, security, scalability, replication, storage, and configuration management.
4. Prior experience with MySQL clustering, sharding, and other scalability techniques.
5. Integration and maintenance of large databases.
6. Defining and maintaining best practices for database architecture and operations.
7. Experience in design, implementation & optimization of complex database schemas.
8. Ability to assist software engineers in optimizing the overall performance of the application.
9. Knowledge of the latest technologies and tools available for improving the overall performance of the application.
10. Good skills in Threading, Serialization, Security, performance optimization and normalization.
11. Experience with NoSQL databases is added the plus.
12. Extremely good communications and interpersonal skills
13. Ability to collaborate across departments
14. Result oriented and ready to take ownership
15. Desire to make an impact and high work ethics

ShopClues offers competitive compensation, stock options, great learning & exposure, and a merit-based career path.

Database Architect
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ShopClues is an online marketplace owned by Clues Network Pvt. Ltd. It was established in July 2011 in Silicon Valley by Sanjay Sethi, Sandeep Aggarwal and Radhika Aggarwal. Based in Gurgaon, India, the company claims to have over 6 lakh merchants and 2.8 crore products on its platform, serving over 32,000 pincodes across the country.

Valued at USD 1.1 billion, ShopClues has Tiger Global, Helion Ventures, and Nexus Venture Partners as major investors.

ShopClues focuses on unstructured categories of home and kitchen, fashion, electronics and daily utility items. Across various categories, the company highly promotes local as well as regional brands. Around 70% of its Gross Merchandising Value (GMV) is received from Tier - II and Tier - III cities.

In June 2016, the online marketplace reached half a million sellers on its platform, claimed to be the highest in the Indian e-commerce industry. The employee strength as of 2017 is more than 11,000 people.