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Developer Support Engineer (Remote, EST or CST time-zone)



Software Engineering, Customer Service
Posted on Saturday, April 29, 2023

Liquibase delivers world-class enterprise solutions that automate and streamline the DevOps database change process. These solutions leverage the industry's open-source leader with over 100 million downloads. At Liquibase, you can expect to revel in high growth across the board — in the number of customers we support, in the experiments we run, in the scope and complexity of our technical projects, and the list goes on.

Liquibase is hiring a Developer Support Engineer to enhance our database change management product. The ideal candidate has a passion for helping customers and solving complex technical issues with experience with customer support and DevOps. They are excited to work alongside developers to build, improve, and deliver significant product enhancements that solve challenging problems in the database DevOps & CI/CD space.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Using your technical skills to identify and resolve critical issues for our customers and customer-facing teams
  • Communicate with customers through a ticketing system, with phone calls and screen sharing
  • Collaborating cross-functionally with Engineering and other teams to troubleshoot issues
  • Managing high-priority, time-sensitive support escalation tickets and calls
  • Working with customers to gather information for understanding and reproducing reported potential product issues
  • Root cause isolation and development of product fixes
  • Updating and creating documentation, knowledge base articles and training materials to improve the customer experience
  • Mentoring customer-facing teams on technical issues and best practices
  • Strive to improve overall customer satisfaction by providing timely information and resolving customer issues
  • ‪Helping to define processes that improve support and maintenance
  • Work a weekend on-call rotation every 4-8 weeks

Must haves

  • 4 years of technical experience with 2 years in a customer facing role
  • Hands-on experience with Java or Groovy
  • Experience with Java build tools like Maven or Gradle
  • Solid understanding of networking principles and server administration, specifically Windows Server and Linux
  • Proficient in cloud platforms, such as AWS and Azure
  • Experience configuring and troubleshooting at least two of the following:
    • Load Balancing Technology
    • SAML and OIDC Identity Protocols
    • X.509 and general certificate management processes
    • LDAP, Kerberos authentication protocols, and Active Directory architecture
  • Strong working knowledge of popular DevOps tools and services such as Jenkins, Docker, Artifactory/Nexus, Kubernetes
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to build trust while managing critical issues for high-profile customers
  • Strong customer service skills, including managing customer expectations, and moderating customer calls
  • Demonstrated strong analytical and problem-solving skills including ability to make self-directed progress towards a solution
  • The ability to build knowledge of new technologies easily
  • Technical experience with a variety of databases including, but not limited to: Oracle, SQL Server, PostgreSQL, MySQL, and Snowflake
  • Experience with source control (such as Git & GitHub) and shell scripting
  • Demonstrable curiosity, empathy, passion, integrity, and outstanding attention to detail
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, as exemplified by clear bug/issue explanations, documentation of knowledge, mentoring ability, and comfort interacting with all levels of management
  • Be located in CST or EST time zone

Nice to Haves:

  • Understanding of Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment concepts and practices
  • Experience using Liquibase or Liquibase Fundamentals Certification

Perks of life at Liquibase:

  • Remote First culture, potential for company-wide in-person gatherings
  • Home office allowance for remote workers
  • Meaningful equity (US only)
  • Comprehensive health, vision, and dental benefits - country dependent
  • Generous paid time off and paid holidays
  • 401K matching (US only)
  • No punks, no jerks culture
  • Growth opportunities and ability to move up within the company

We take pride in:

  • A transparent and collaborative team environment. We value multiple perspectives and fresh thinking.
  • Our entrepreneurial culture. We provide every employee the opportunity to make a meaningful impact.
  • Providing the opportunity to work with new technologies and learn from experienced professionals.
  • How organizations, large and small, use DevOps to drive developer agility and accelerate software delivery.

Company Overview - We are Liquibase

A career at Liquibase means joining a quickly growing company on the front lines of the DevOps space. Our vision is to be the easiest, safest, and most powerful community-led database change management solution. As companies of all sizes continue to adopt an agile methodology and DevOps practices, there is a growing realization that the database needs to be considered as part of this innovation process.

At Liquibase, we foster a culture rooted in the open-source values of freedom, choice, transparency, and meritocracy. These are not just fashion labels here but sincere convictions, and you’ll see that reflected in the way we operate daily. We’re caffeinated, collaborative & confident experts eager to solve the most challenging database CI/CD problems for our customers.

Want to help the software world move faster? You’ve found the right place.

Eligible candidates may be subject to criminal history and credit checks, which will be conducted and used in accordance with applicable local, state, and federal laws