Senior Couchbase DBA Engineer

Would you like to work on some of the greatest franchises in gaming history? How about more than one? Certain Affinity is an exclusive Austin studio comprised of a tightly-knit group of experienced industry veterans committed to a solid work/life balance. We’re best known for co-developing multiple AAA FPS products, but also work on a few projects of our own, and have very interesting new projects in the works.

Certain Affinity is looking to hire a Senior Couchbase DBA to architect and manage our production Couchbase deployments. If you have a passion for managing databases then we’d love to hear from you!


    • Architect and manage production Couchbase deployments across multiple datacenters.
    • Full accountability for system uptime, availability, and disaster recovery.
    • Tune N1QL queries and provide guidance on optimizing performance.
    • Collaborate with engineering and operations teams.
    • Create sensible time estimates for assigned tasks.


    • Familiarity with Couchbase or other NoSQL solution
    • Familiarity computer science fundamentals, data structures, algorithms, and architecture
    • At least 3 years administering databases in a production environment
    • Excellent collaboration and communication skills
    • Creative, motivated, focused, passionate, and results-oriented
    • Able to complete complex tasks with minimal supervision

Extra Credit

    • Certification as Couchbase DBA (CS300)