We started with just one home and an idea : to bring homeowners and renters together with smart technology and caring local teams.
Today, we’re the largest full-service vacation rental company in the US thanks to the people who give us their best every day.
You’ll fit right in here if you’re curious, entrepreneurial, and thrive in a rapid-growth environment.
Software Engineering at Vacasa
Vacasa is looking for a passionate Senior Software Engineer with strong interpersonal skills who places high value on software craftsmanship and mentorship to join our payments team.
At Vacasa, we value team independence and ownership, rapid delivery of software, and continuous improvement.
In this role, you would be part of a cross-functional team building and operating scalable, cloud-native solutions to high-impact business problems, primarily focused on processing of payments as guest book reservations.
Our teams live in the cloud (AWS) working primarily with Python and PHP for serverless and containerized back-end services.
What we're looking for
Database Reliability Engineers (DBRE) are responsible for the database uptime and stability of Vacasa’s production and guest-facing data services.
The ideal candidate will utilize their expertise in database administration combined with an expert understanding of software development, infrastructure, and engineering principles.
A propensity for self-service and automated tooling, a tendency toward operational discipline, and above all, a strong desire to protect company data are core requirements for the role.
What you'll do
Vacasa’s Database Environment
Vacasa works primarily within the Amazon Web Services ecosystem, typically with MariaDB and PostgreSQL on RDS or Aurora DB.
To be a fit for this role, the candidate will ideally have at least 5 years of experience running MariaDB or PostgreSQL in a large production environment, preferably within AWS.
The extent of this role requires knowledge and management of a high availability cluster with direct experience related to load balancing, scaling and replication patterns, and monitoring production infrastructure.
Experience performing database migrations with minimal downtime or interruption is a vital function of this role.
What you'll need
Nice to haves
What you’ll get
At Vacasa we value equity and diversity! We do not discriminate any applicants on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, age, religion or religious creed, disability or handicap, sex or gender, gender identity and / or expression or sexual orientation.