Senior Software Developer (Barman)

  • Anywhere

A Little About Us

EDB provides a data and AI platform that enables organizations to harness the full power of Postgres for transactional, analytical, and AI workloads across any cloud, anywhere. EDB empowers enterprises to control risk, manage costs and scale efficiently for a data and AI led world. Serving more than 1,500 customers globally and as the leading contributor to the vibrant and fast-growing PostgreSQL community, EDB supports major government organizations, financial services, media and information technology companies. EDB’s data-driven solutions enable customers to modernize legacy systems and break data silos while leveraging enterprise-grade open source technologies. EDB delivers the confidence of up to 99.999% high availability with mission critical capabilities built in such as security, compliance controls, and observability. For more information, visit

We are looking to hire a Senior Software Engineer to join our Product Development team who will be responsible for helping develop, maintain, and support our open-source infrastructure projects for Postgres High Availability and Postgres Backup technologies.

This includes the Barman project (, the Patroni project (, and several in-house tools. We are looking for someone with some leadership background to take the lead role for one of the products.

Candidate Note: This role is 100% remote, we are looking for a candidate located in Spain, but if the right candidate is from a neighboring country from the EU, we will consider it.


What your impact will be…

  • Developing new features for backup technologies and/or HA technologies.
  • Contribute to one or more open-source communities and help the community thrive by responding to questions, reviewing code, and contributing features to the projects(s).
  • Being part of an internal global development team helping define schedules and meet target delivery dates for new releases.
  • Working with Postgres Global Development Group team members to incorporate support for newly implemented features into the infrastructure projects.
  • Working with our world-class support team to resolve customer issues and provide training for new product releases.
  • Writing regression tests for both newly reported bugs and new features.
  • Helping grow our test automation team via our CI/CD pipeline.


What you will bring

  • Familiarity with the PostgreSQL open-source database
  • Strong communication skills
  • 6+ years of professional development experience with Python and/or Python tooling development


What will give you an edge

  • Experience working in an open-source environment
  • Experience with other programming languages (C, Golang)
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Experience with Github Actions
  • Experience with pipeline technologies or some other framework


EDB is committed to supporting our employees’ overall well being by offering a range of benefits and resources to promote a healthy work-life balance and wellness. We provide access to Modern Health to aid employees in health and wellness tips and practices, as well as Wellness Fridays extending to December 2024! Check out our career site for more information on perks and benefits and reach out to our Talent Acquisition team for region specific benefits.

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.

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