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We are a fast growing company looking for talented individuals who can help us achieve our vision.

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We are building the next generation of distributed database systems. Our team includes founding members of RocksDB, Hadoop Distributed File System, Facebook's search engine (Unicorn) and social graph serving engine (TAO), and has combined many decades of experience tackling challenging problems at scale at companies like Facebook, Google, Foursquare, Oracle and Arista Networks. We value curiosity, diversity and open-mindedness. Rockset is a fun place to work. You will solve interesting problems, surrounded by exceptional people, while making customers happy. We work hard, but also take our personal lives and experiences seriously. Our office is in San Mateo, CA and we are backed by Greylock Partners and Sequoia Capital.

Company Perks

Competitive Salary & Equity

Our generous offer packages help us hire the best talent!

Medical, Dental & Vision

Insurance coverage for good health.

Flexible Schedule

Helps avoid hectic commute hours.

Team Lunch

Catered lunches from fabulous San Mateo restaurants.

Flexible Vacation Days

Work hard, play hard!

Work from Tahoe Week

Once a year, we rent a cabin in Tahoe for the entire company and WFT!

Open Positions

Engineering

We are looking for people who are excited by distributed systems and database technologies. Expect to have a lot of influence over the system we are creating.

Specifically, you will:

  • Take ownership of projects, drive design decisions and build scalable and stable systems.
  • Design clean, usable APIs
  • Contribute to an architecture that anticipates large deployments and can handle scale
  • Have passion for crafting exceptional engineering solutions, striving for improving performance and helping customers succeed

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Professional experience in software development shipping production code
  • Fluent in C++ or Java
  • Experience in engineering scalable distributed backend systems
  • Experience with systems like Kubernetes, Kafka and Zookeeper is a plus
  • Experience with Linux, containers and virtual machines is a plus
  • Strong communication skills to be used across engineering, product and other functional teams
 
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A requirement for every great system is an exceptional UI. This is what the customers interact with, after all. We are looking for our first full-time front-end engineer. You will be responsible for creating the first version of our UI and also building out our front-end team.

Specifically, you will:

  • Contribute to the design and development of key customer-facing features and components
  • Design and build front-end web experiences from the ground up
  • Be passionate about quality and building well-crafted, delightful experiences

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field of study
  • Relevant professional experience leading front-end development teams and projects
  • Expert knowledge of JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3
  • Understanding user-centered design, progressive enhancement, accessibility, responsive design, and website performance
  • Experience in building infrastructure UI would be a plus
  • Experience translating designs and making them functional through neat code and execution
  • Interest in data driven software, data visualisation, and human-computer interaction
  • Strong communication skills to be used across engineering, product, and other functional teams
 
We are looking for people who are excited by distributed systems and database technologies. Expect to have a lot of influence over the system we are creating.

Specifically, you will:
  • Take ownership of projects, drive design decisions and build scalable and stable systems.
  • Design clean, usable APIs
  • Contribute to an architecture that anticipates large deployments and can handle scale
  • Have passion for crafting exceptional engineering solutions, striving for improving performance and helping customers succeed

Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Professional experience in software development shipping production code
  • Fluent in Java or Python. C++ is a plus.
  • Experience building, testing and deploying microservices.
  • Experience in building schedulers, orchestration and efficient resource management.
  • Ability to build auto-remediation systems that can handle and heal failures.
  • Experience with Linux, containers and Kubernetes is a plus
  • Strong communication skills to be used across engineering, product and other functional teams

We are looking for people who are excited by distributed systems and database technologies. Expect to have a lot of influence over the system we are creating. You should be curious and ready to deep dive into designing scalable distributed systems.

Specifically, you will:

  • Contribute to the design and development of key backend features and components
  • Participate in building infrastructure components from the ground up
  • Design clean, usable APIs
  • Contribute to an architecture that anticipates large deployments and can handle scale
  • Have passion for crafting exceptional engineering solutions, striving for improving performance and helping customers succeed

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Experience with designing distributed systems is a plus
  • Experience with systems like Kubernetes, Kafka and Zookeeper is a plus
  • Experience with Linux, containers and virtual machines is a plus
  • Strong communication skills to be used across engineering, product and other functional teams
 

Marketing

We are looking for an experienced product marketing professional to drive our GTM efforts. The role will work closely with executive leadership, product, engineering and sales to set strategy and deliver marketing programs. 
 
Responsibilities:
  • Own and execute B2B SaaS go-to-market strategies and operations – including end-to-end funnel “growth hacking” by identifying key metrics, driving marketing automation by nurturing users, and constantly testing new initiatives for improving conversions 
  • Create compelling messaging, positioning and content for external and internal stakeholders through various marketing communication channels such as the website, sales enablement, collateral, newsletters, campaigns, blog posts, etc.
  • Create and deliver customer-facing presentations, including in-person speaking engagements and live webinars / online talks.
  • Engage with analysts and media to drive thought leadership and awareness for Rockset.
  • Build strong technical community for Rockset – through blogs, online forums, community events and meet-ups
  • Work closely with customers, partners, product, design and engineering teams to grow the business.

Qualifications:
  • 3-5 years experience in a product marketing role.
  • CS or equivalent technical background required, MBA is a plus
  • Deep understanding of cloud markets, data technologies, and various customer segments and experience with SaaS products is a plus
 
We are looking for an experienced product manager to drive our product efforts. The role will work closely with executive leadership, product, engineering and sales to set strategy and deliver on product. 
 
Responsibilities:
  • Own the roadmap for your area, balancing new priorities and existing backlog on the roadmap to benefit current users, enable new use cases, and expand into new markets.
  • Own, implement and optimize the key business systems required for building the funnel for SaaS products.
  • Define user experiences/scopes and provide necessary advocacy for them to be executed on.
  • Work closely with engineering, marketing and sales teams to design and ship new capabilities to delight users – constantly identifying key metrics, collecting and analyzing the data to drive product decisions.
  • Work closely with customers and partners, own key account relationships, manage beta programs and run the customer advisory council for Rockset
  • Develop deep technical blogs, build relationships with key technical influencers in the community and run the technical advisory council for Rockset 

Qualifications:
  • 3-5 years experience in a product management role.
  • CS or equivalent technical background required, MBA is a plus
  • Deep understanding of cloud markets, data technologies, and various customer segments and experience with SaaS products is a plus
 

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