MySql Performance Eng

Engineering | San Mateo, CA, United States

Marketo provides easy-to-use, powerful and complete marketing software that propels fast-growing small companies and global enterprises, turning marketing from a cost center into a revenue driver. Marketo is a leader in cloud software, recently rated in the top 50 of the Deloitte Technology fast 500!  We offer competitive salaries, great benefits, and a high-energy environment with lots of room for personal and professional growth.


We are looking for MySql Performance Engineer and if you are passionate about solving challenging technical problems in a dynamic, fast-paced, collaborative, and fun-loving environment, we think this maybe a good opportunity for you. 

Role and Responsibilities:


  • Proactively identify and address database related performance issues
  • Tune query plans performance to ensure our servers and applications are highly responsive
  • Collect and analyze performance database related metrics
  • Work with DBAs and Developers to develop and test database enhancements for improving performance, scalability, and reliability




  • BS or MS in Computer Science or related field
  • Solid understanding of MySQL internals
  • Experience tuning and optimizing SQL
  • Outstanding analytical and troubleshooting skills
  • Good knowledge of Linux systems and shell scripting


Nice to have:


  • Exposure to MySQL at scale in SaaS settings
  • Experience collecting analyzing and reporting performance metrics




Marketo is an Equal Opportunity Employer.