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Engineer In Support

12 May 2021

Event Store is a rapidly expanding Open Source Software Database company with offices across the world, embarking on an exciting growth journey to revolutionize how modern distributed systems are built. 

The users of Event Store products and services are software architects, senior developers, and operators who build, maintain and operate world-class software applications. These users require a high performing database to leverage for their applications. 

As an Engineer in support, you will need to work on improving the database and provide customers with assistance in using and tuning Event Store, diagnose and troubleshoot problems, and be a representative of the support team to them.

The location for this role is to be based in Canada, Mexico or South America.


  • Researching, diagnosing, troubleshooting and identifying solutions to resolve system issues involving distributed databases
  • Provide bug fixes and improvements to the database 
  • Be able to handle issues of a high level of technicality around databases internals and networking
  • Taking ownership of customer issues reported and seeing problems through to resolution
  • Following standard procedures for proper escalation of unresolved issues to the appropriate internal teams
  • Providing feedback to product teams
  • Prioritize and manage several open issues at one time
  • Document technical knowledge in the form of notes and manuals


  • 2 years of software development experience
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Ability to diagnose and troubleshoot technical issues
  • Excellent understanding of computer systems
  • Excellent problem-solving and communication skills
  • Ability to provide step-by-step technical help, both written and verbal
  • Good operational knowledge of Linux and/or Windows
  • A background in .NET Framework would be beneficial
  • Knowledge of Event Store and Event Sourcing would be beneficial but not essential

Interested in applying?

Please email your CV to careers@eventstore.com along with your answers to the following questions:

  • Can you describe one of the most complex problems that you have solved in the last year and how you solved the problem? [500 words limit]
  • There is an issue between a client and server over a secure connection. What will you do to find the root cause of the issue? [300 words limit ]
  • A customer has reported an issue with EventStoreDB that you cannot reproduce. However, there is an error being thrown. How will you find the root cause of the issue? [300 words limit]