Database Engineering Manager

San Francisco, CA, United States • $175k - $190k

Ripple


Team

RippleNet

Role Location

  • San Francisco, CA, United States

Compensation

$175k - $190k

Employees

251 - 500 people

Address

315 Montgomery St Fl 2
San Francisco, CA, 94104, US

Tech Stack

  • Java
  • PostgreSQL
  • Docker
  • Redis
  • AWS
  • Linux
  • javascript
  • Spring MVC
  • Hibernate
  • React
  • JavaScript
  • Redux
  • Kubernetes
  • Go
  • Google Cloud Platform
  • Python

Role Description

Ripple is the world’s only enterprise blockchain solution for global payments. Today the world sends more than $155 trillion across borders. Yet, the underlying infrastructure is dated and flawed. Ripple connects banks, payment providers, corporates, and digital asset exchanges via RippleNet to provide one frictionless experience to send money globally.

Ripple is growing rapidly and we are looking for a results-oriented, inspiring, and strategic engineering leader to help build the next generation payment platform that enables banks to instantly settle cross-border payments to create the Internet of Value. Ripple’s distributed financial technology outperforms today’s banking infrastructure by driving down costs, increasing processing speeds, and delivering end-to-end visibility into payment fees, timing, and delivery.

The Technical Operations organization comprises IT Engineering, IT Support, Network Operations, Platform Engineering, and Service Reliability (SRE), with teams distributed across the globe. The VP of Operations will lead these teams to build and deliver the scalable services and supporting infrastructure for Engineering, Xpring, Data, Information Security, and Corporate Infrastructure teams across Ripple.

WHAT YOU’LL DO

Lead the strategy for a global, highly available multi-cloud payments platform Provide company-wide leadership and guidance on standards and best practices for services implementation and developer productivity tools Hire and retain top talent in the industry; inspire the organization by exceeding expectations of customers, business partners, and cross-enterprise product and engineering teams Provide technology leadership across the company to deliver a world-class platform that spans multi-cloud and on-premise hosted applications Define the road to Continuous Delivery for all applications with streamlined pipelines, deployments and alerting/monitoring strategy Drive Global Incident Management strategy for best-in-class customer experience by partnering with Customer Success teams Collaborate with InfoSec and Compliance teams to ensure reliability and security of the next-gen Payments Infrastructure

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

12+ years of leadership experience 15+ years of experience in Platform and Infrastructure History of success in systems leadership roles, with demonstrated excellence in running high-volume SaaS offerings Deep experience with container orchestration and cloud infrastructure providers like AWS and/or GCP Experience in building out global teams by hiring and retaining top talent Passion for encouraging high collaboration and alignment between Ops, Engineering, InfoSec, and Product teams Experience with building a diverse and inclusive team globally

WHAT WE OFFER:

The chance to work in a fast-paced start-up environment with experienced industry leaders A learning environment where you can dive deep into the latest technologies and make an impact Competitive salary and equity 100% paid medical and dental and 95% paid vision insurance for employees starting on your first day 401k (with match), fully paid parental leave, commuter benefits Generous wellness reimbursement and weekly onsite programs Flexible vacation policy - work with your manager to take time off when you need it Employee giving match Modern office in San Francisco’s Financial District Fully-stocked kitchen with organic snacks, beverages, and coffee drinks Weekly company meeting - ask me anything style discussion with our Leadership Team Team outings to sports games, happy hours, game nights and more!

WHO WE ARE:

Ripple provides one frictionless experience to send money globally using the power of blockchain. By joining Ripple’s growing, global network (RippleNet), financial institutions can process their customers’ payments anywhere in the world instantly, reliably and cost-effectively. Banks and payment providers can use the digital asset XRP to further reduce their costs and access new markets.

With offices in San Francisco, New York, London, Mumbai, Singapore, São Paulo, Reykjavík, Washington D.C. and Dubai, Ripple has more than 300 customers around the world.

About Ripple

Ripple provides one frictionless experience to send money globally using the power of blockchain. By joining Ripple’s growing, global network, financial institutions can process their customers’ payments anywhere in the world instantly, reliably and cost-effectively. Banks and payment providers can use the digital asset XRP to further reduce their costs and access new markets.

With offices in San Francisco, New York, London, Sydney, Mumbai, Singapore, Dubai and Sao Paulo, Ripple has more than 200 customers around the world and over 40 in production.

Enterprise Software (SAAS) Blockchain Banking, Cryptocurrency and Digital Assets.

Company Culture

We are all working hard to solve a global problem, we have fun and we work hard, we solve problems and we celebrate. We are always learning.

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