Lead-Database Administrator (Devops)

Pune, India /
Development – Cloud Operations /
Coupa Software (NASDAQ: COUP), a leader in business spend management (BSM), has been certified as a “Great Place to Work” by the Great Place to Work organization. We deliver “Value as a Service” by helping our customers maximize their spend under management, achieve significant cost savings and drive profitability. Coupa provides a unified, cloud-based spend management platform that connects hundreds of organizations representing the Americas, EMEA, and APAC with millions of suppliers globally. The Coupa platform provides greater visibility into and control over how companies spend money. Customers – small, medium and large – have used the Coupa platform to bring billions of dollars in cumulative spend under management. Learn more at www.coupa.com. Read more on the Coupa Blog or follow @Coupa on Twitter.

Do you want to work for Coupa Software, the world's leading provider of cloud-based spend management solutions? We’re a company that had a successful IPO in October 2016 (NASDAQ: COUP) to fuel our innovation and growth. At Coupa, we’re building a great company that is laser focused on three core values:

1. Ensure Customer Success – Obsessive and unwavering commitment to making customers successful.
2. Focus On Results – Relentless focus on delivering results through innovation and a bias for action.
3. Strive For Excellence – Commitment to a collaborative environment infused with professionalism, integrity, passion, and accountability.

Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Operate and enhance our large, highly-available database infrastructure, utilizing cloud technologies 
    • Able to lead technical architecture discussions and help drive technical decisions within your team.
    • Be a strong contributor to the development of platform services including architecture, provisioning, configuration, deployment, and support
    • React to production deficiencies by continuously implementing automation, self-healing, and real-time monitoring to production systems
    • Demonstrated operations experience with Linux platform (i.e. RHEL, OEL) including administration, management, and troubleshooting
    • Familiarity with security practices in web application delivery and General knowledge of network topology
    • Able to lead technical architecture discussions and help drive technical decisions within your team.
    • Partner with the distributed team in prototyping new database platform services
    • Participate in our 24x7 on-call rotation and collaborate with our operations team to triage and resolve production issues.


    • You’ve been working as a Database Administrator with a DevOps mindset and skill to develop the automation, with 10+ years industry experience
    • Extensive experience with database technologies MySQL. Experience in  MSSQL/MongoDB will be an added advantage.
    • You possess experience with Amazon Web Services, knowledge of  Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud is an added advantage.
    • Proven expertise in database administration, to include a solid understanding of related programming languages, clustering, back-up/restore technologies, replication, and security.
    • Experience in developing Continuous Integration/ Continuous Delivery pipelines (CI/CD)
    • Experience in administration and maintenance in distributed environments.
    • Prior experience in understanding and developing automation using (Python / Perl / Ruby).
    • Very strong communication skills: explaining complex technical concepts to designers, support, and other engineers are natural for you.
    • You enjoy helping onboard new team members, mentoring, and teaching others.
    • A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field, or equivalent training, fellowship, or work experience. 
At Coupa, we have a strong and innovative team dedicated to improving the spend management processes of today’s dynamic businesses. It’s our people who make it happen, and we strive to attract and retain the best in every discipline.

We take care of our employees every way we can, with competitive compensation packages, as well as restricted stock units, an Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP), comprehensive health benefits for employees and their families, a 401(k) match, a flexible work environment, no limit vacations for exempt employees, non-exempt employees are on an accrual basis for PTO, catered lunches…And much more!

As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Coupa is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity without regard for race, ethnicity, gender, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or religion.

Please be advised, inquiries or resumes from recruiters will not be accepted.