Manager, Database Reliability Engineering


  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: IT
  • Post Date: 04/23/2021
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About Dutchie

Dutchie is the cannabis industry’s leading and fastest-growing e-commerce provider, powering online ordering for the top dispensaries throughout the United States and Canada. We are a product and design-focused company that has created a best-in-class experience for cannabis dispensaries and shoppers. Since our inception in 2017, we have experienced significant growth. We’ve raised $53M in funding and are backed by Howard Schultz (Former CEO of Starbucks), Thrive Capital (Investor in Instagram, Stripe, Spotify, Slack), Snoop Dogg’s Casa Verde Capital, one of the leading cannabis-focused VC’s, Gron Ventures, members of the founding team at DoorDash, Kevin Durant’s Thirty Five Ventures, and other notable angel investors.

Job Description

About dutchie

Founded in 2017, dutchie is an all-in-one technology platform powering dispensary operations, while providing consumers with safe and easy access to cannabis. Dutchie aims to further support the positive societal change the cannabis space brings to the world through health and wellness benefits, social justice, and by empowering local communities through tax revenue. Powering thousands of dispensaries across 35+ markets throughout the United States and Canada, dutchie is the leading technology company in the cannabis space and was named to Fast Company’s 10 most innovative companies in North America and LinkedIn’s Top 50 Startups.

Dutchie has raised $253M in funding to date, backed by Tiger Global, Dragoneer, DFJ Growth, Thrive Capital, Howard Schultz, Snoop Dogg’s Casa Verde Capital, Gron Ventures, members of the founding team at DoorDash, Kevin Durant’s Thirty Five Ventures, and other notable angel investors.

About the Role
Dutchie is looking for a world-class Database Reliability Engineering Leader to build our Database Engineering organization, ensuring our rapidly growing system can scale to meet our ever-growing demand. You'll be at the ground level of building out the Database Reliability team and function at dutchie, working to ensure all our database systems have the highest level of availability at the lowest possible latency. You will be a key leader in defining the vision for our database platforms.

What You’ll Do…
  • Build and manage a team of Database Reliability Engineers
  • Define the strategies to keep our databases reliable, fast, and highly available
  • Build out an observability strategy that includes SLAs for critical database systems
  • Help define technology choices for data storage, caching, and messaging.
  • Implement security best practices to protect all data
What You Bring…
  • Experience as a SRE, DRE, or Software Engineer - You should have been a part of building highly-available systems
  • Experience building and managing a team of highly-skilled engineers
  • Experience with Postgres, MySQL, or other relational databases
  • Experience with MongoDB, Cassandra, or other NoSQL databases
  • Experience with Redis or Memcache
  • You have worked with modern infrastructure-as-code solutions, such as Terraform or Pulumi
  • Experience with AWS RDS or similar solutions
  • Experience with Kafka

You’ll Get…

  • Competitive Salary
  • Equity 
  • 401(k)
  • Full Benefits - Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Flexible vacation and sick days
  • Technology (hardware, software, reading materials, etc..) allowance


At dutchie, we’re committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Dutchie believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.

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Disclaimer: Local Candidates Only
This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.