PostgreSQL Solutions Architect (Remote)

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The world loves Postgres. If you work with developers or data scientists or anyone wrangling data, you’ll probably see a sticker with the tusks and trunk of the Postgres elephant on the lid of a nearby laptop. EDB has a lot to do with that.

We’ve been major contributors to Postgres since the beginning, and we are proud to call thousands of boundary pushing customers our partners. Proud though we are, we are not resting on our laurels. There’s plenty of work to do. The good news is that everything we do will impact Postgres, which is to say that it will impact the world. No pressure.

Candidates please note: This role is 100% remote for candidates based in Germany, Italy, Spain or France as EU Citizens (preference to those who speak both English & another language)

The Solutions Architect is an integral part of the EDB's success with our customers. The Solutions Architect focuses on the integration of the EDB Postgres Platform with the customer’s enterprise infrastructure to create highly available and resilient solutions, while providing technical guidance and leadership.

You'll be a leader in the following topic areas: 

  • Deep understanding of logical and streaming replication in PostgreSQL
  • Security and Authentication, for example with Kerberos, Active Directory or LDAP
  • Backup, Recovery and Storage Management in PostgreSQL
  • Configuration Management Solutions, such as Ansible, Puppet or Chef
  • Public and private cloud solutions, such as Docker, Kubernetes or Openshift
  • Big data solutions, such as Hadoop or Cassandra


  • Work with customers to help them realize the value of EDB’s open source-based database platform
  • Create, articulate, and document a suite of reference architectures that illustrate the breadth of the EDB Postgres Platform in OLTP and OLAP applications under multiple deployment models
  • Support EDB’s field teams (sales engineers and account executives) in difficult technical and architectural situations
  • Work with EDB partners to create reference architectures that illustrate EDB Postgres in the context of the partner’s capabilities
  • Mentor junior team members and help them develop their technical skills
  • Publish blogs, white papers and conference contributions
  • Collaborate with Product Development and Product Management to further the capabilities of the EDB Postgres Platform
  • Collaborate with Product Marketing to articulate the capabilities of the EDB Product Platform and create technical marketing collateral


  • 8+ years of professional experience developing and deploying complex solutions in business environments
  • Hands-on experience with leading deployment models (containers, virtual machines, hypervisors, Puppet, Chef, Salt, Ansible, etc.)
  • Extensive hands-on experience with PostgreSQL
  • Prior experience in a consulting or professional service environment
  • Excellent communication skills, including public speaking
  • Comfort with domestic travel (once it's safe) up to 20% 
  • Hands on experience with leading public cloud infrastructures (AWS, Azure)


We know it takes a unique mix of people and skills to help us in our mission to supercharge Postgres, and we understand that not everyone will check every box. We’d love to hear from you and we want you to apply!

EDB is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. EDB was built on a commitment to trust and respect each other and to embrace an array of people and ideas. These values remain at the center of our culture and are key to our company’s integrity.

Our US benefits package is listed here - additional benefits packages available upon request 

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Boston, MA

Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Sales & Marketing
    • GolangLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • SqlLanguages
    • PostgreSQLDatabases
    • ConfluenceManagement
    • Google DriveManagement
    • Google DocsManagement
    • Google SlidesManagement
    • JIRAManagement
    • WordpressCMS

An Insider's view of EDB

What projects are you most excited about?

EDB really cares about their employees, and being a part of the team that brings that caring directly to the people, is what makes me most excited. Seeing my colleagues benefit from programs that help with our new workplace demands is very rewarding, and keeps me motivated to constantly improve our culture.


HR Generalist

What makes someone successful on your team?

To be successful on the Product Management team at EDB, you should love data-driven analysis, have a customer focus and understand the broader competitive landscape. You should also love to collaborate, negotiate and prioritize with multiple teams to create a shared product vision.


Principal Product Manager

What are EDB Perks + Benefits

EDB Benefits Overview

We offer generous benefits and are always looking innovative ways to support our employees.

Partners with Nonprofits
We donate to NAACP LDF, Black Lives Matter, Amnesty International and Project Citizenship. We also donate to local children's charities in our community.
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
We hold All-Hands meeting twice per quarter and we host monthly luncheons when we're in the office.
Daily sync
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
We have a competitive monthly premium and will pay the second half of the deductible.
Life Insurance
Guaranteed up to 2x your annual earnings up to $375,000
Wellness Programs
We've partnered with Modern Health, an online platform that offers mental health resources, financial wellness and professional coaching. We also have every 3rd Friday off for a Wellness Day.
Onsite Gym
Team workouts
Teams go to workout classes together and follow each other on Peloton!
Mental Health Benefits
We provide Employee Assistance Programs.
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Performance Bonus
All employees are eligible for an annual performance based bonus
Match charitable contributions
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
We offer dependent care accounts to pay childcare costs pre-tax.
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Family Medical Leave
Company sponsored family events
Our CEO regularly holds a book reading session for the children of EDB staff as well as other family oriented events.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
We have cold brew and kombucha on tap!
Fitness Subsidies
Up to $150
Home Office Stipend for Remote Employees
All employees will receive a $500 work from home stipend
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Diversity Program
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Online course subscriptions available

Additional Perks + Benefits

Our leadership team is truly dedicated to taking care of our employees.

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