Software Engineer

Engineering | San Mateo, CA, United States

We are looking for a Software Engineer on the platform engineering team where you will solve scalability and availability problems in our platform and services. You will be working with other engineering teams on various applications with a special focus on application and database optimization.

If you are passionate about solving challenging technical problems in a dynamic, fast-paced, collaborative, we think this is a good opportunity for you.

Your Responsibilities:

Identify and correct performance bottlenecks in application and database integrations.

Develop systems that give visibility into application and database performance.

Participate in projects to improve product architecture, robustness and performance. Contribute to the development of engineering best practices.

Collaborate with Client Services, Operations, and other Engineering teams to triage, prioritize, and resolve performance problems.


Required Skills and Experience:

BS in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field preferred.

Experience with at least 1 strongly typed language, understanding of OOP,

Experience and/or understanding of SQL and RDBM Systems

Positive work attitude, self-motivator, quick learner, and a team player.

It is great if you know:

MySQL, CloudSQL, AWS Aurora, Percona Tools,

Java/Scala, PHP, Bash/Shell

About Marketo

Marketo provides the leading engagement marketing software and solutions designed to help marketers develop long-term relationships with their customers – from acquisition to advocacy. Marketo is built for marketers, by marketers and is setting the innovation agenda for marketing technology. Marketo puts Marketing First. Headquartered in San Mateo, CA, with offices around the world, Marketo serves as a strategic partner to large enterprise and fast-growing small companies across a wide variety of industries. To learn more about Marketo’s Engagement Marketing Platform, LaunchPoint® partner ecosystem, and the vast community that is the Marketo Marketing Nation®, visit

Marketo is an equal opportunity employer.