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Vertex Ventures Israel
Vertex Ventures Israel

Backend (Golang) Software Engineer



Software Engineering
Posted on Sunday, July 9, 2023


Join the team building the new generation of distributed NoSQL database: Scylla Cloud, our Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS).

Scylla Cloud provides managed Scylla clusters with automatic backup, upgrades, repairs, performance optimization, security hardening, 24*7 maintenance, monitoring and support — all for a fraction of the cost of other DBaaS offerings. Scylla Cloud lets you prototype quickly, get into production fast and, once in production, scale smoothly over time.

A drop-in replacement compatible with Apache Cassandra and Amazon DynamoDB, Scylla Cloud customers are building innovative solutions across a range of industries.

Our mission is to make Scylla Cloud the industry’s most powerful NoSQL DBaaS!

What you will do

  • Research and study in-depth competitive offerings of the biggest cloud providers (AWS / Azure / GCP), including maintaining documents, as well as performing comparative tests and benchmarks
  • Continually evolve Scylla Cloud to become a fully automated, easy-to-use, self-service tool
  • Take responsibility from start to end as a developer for new features in our cloud


  • Great experience as a developer in the hi-tech industry
  • Notable experience in Golang as the main development language
  • Developer-level experience with the Linux operating system
  • Experience with working on SaaS, DBaaS, or with any of the cloud platforms (AWS / Azure / GCP) in a production environment
  • Experience with working with shared code repositories and procedures (git/Github; forking, committing, filing bugs, etc.)
  • Team Player with an ability to work independently and good communication skills.
  • Experience with working in collaborative virtual teams (Slack chat, Zoom conferencing, Google G Suite applications or equivalent)
  • Fluent English

Nice to have

  • Experience in one or more distributed NoSQL databases (Scylla, Cassandra, DataStax Enterprise, Amazon DynamoDB, Cosmos DB, Google Cloud Bigtable, MongoDB, Couchbase, Aerospike, etc.)
  • Prior experience in Database Administration (DBA) or Site Reliability Engineering (SRE)
  • Experience in Open Source development
  • Familiarity with database performance monitoring (Grafana/Prometheus), testing (Jepsen), and/or troubleshooting/debugging (Wireshark)

What you can expect from us

  • Tech stack: Linux, Golang
  • Flexible work environment
  • Hybrid working model
  • Top-notch equipment
  • You choose a form of employment (Permanent or B2B contract)
  • Luxmed private medical care
  • Internal point-based reward program
  • Birthday and Anniversary benefits