Remote NoSQL developer jobs

We, at Turing, are looking for remote NoSQL developers who will be responsible for installing, patching, configuring, and upgrading database applications. Here’s your chance to work with elite U.S. companies and collaborate with top professionals across the globe.

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Job description

Job responsibilities

  • Install, configure, and upgrade distributed database software systems
  • Manage the development operations and production databases
  • Monitor the health of servers and the databases running on them
  • Troubleshoot NoSQL issues and performance bottlenecks
  • Design, implement, and maintain the appropriate backup and recovery architecture
  • Submit service requests and drive resolution through to completion
  • Work with internal teams to plan and schedule application upgrades
  • Manage day-to-day replication processes to ensure scalability and uptime of databases

Minimum requirements

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or IT (or equivalent experience)
  • At least 3+ years of experience as a NoSQL developer (rare exceptions for highly skilled engineers)
  • Proficient understanding of NoSQL databases (MongoDB, CouchDB, Cassandra, Redis, etc.)
  • Expert knowledge of database fundamentals, including data storage, data modeling, and data access patterns
  • Working knowledge of technologies such as XML, JSON, REST APIs, Java, Shell scripting, etc.
  • Hands-on experience in hardware and software troubleshooting, system maintenance, and design
  • Fluent in English to communicate effectively
  • Ability to work full-time (40 hours/week) with a 4 hour overlap with US time zones

Preferred skills

  • Experience in Linux system administration
  • Familiarity with DevOps best practices and technologies
  • Knowledge of relational databases like SQL, MySQL, etc.
  • Analytical thinker with problem-solving aptitude
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills

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How to become a NoSQL developer in 2023?

A NoSQL database refers to non SQL, non-relational, or not only SQL is an approach to database design that provides a means to store data in means other than relational databases. NoSQL databases give the speed and scalability we need. Hence, making it a popular choice for enterprises for building applications.
In No SQL database, information is stored in multiple virtual servers on the cloud- remote or local. So, even if some data goes offline, the rest of the database is up and running. It is used by organizations to analyze and access large sets of unstructured data.
There are four types of databases:

  • Key-value store,
  • Document store,
  • Column-oriented database,
  • Graph database.

What is the scope in NoSQL development?

NoSQL developers play an important role in organizations. They help developers to plan, modify, troubleshoot performance, among other tasks. The NoSQL databases were created to remove the limitations created by traditional relational databases. They are more scalable, ease of use and better performing than relational databases.
Although different types of NoSQL database has different strengths, they all allow users to:

  • Easy to use and Developer-friendly
  • Handle large volumes of data
  • Store unstructured, semi-structured, or structured data

What are the roles and responsibilities of a NoSQL developer?

A skilled NoSQL developer is accountable for evaluating and recommending NoSQL products, troubleshooting the issues, conducting system performance evaluations, automating the appropriate backup and recovery among others. NoSQL developers are responsible for installing, patching, configuring, and upgrading database applications. They also assist the teams in designing and modeling NoSQL solutions.
The primary duties and responsibilities of a NoSQL Developer include:

  • Hands-on experience in Install, configure, patch, and upgrade database application
  • Expert knowledge of data storage and data modeling
  • Monitor and keep a periodic check on the health of servers and the databases
  • Troubleshoot NoSQL issues and performance bottlenecks
  • Design, maintain and backup of the database as required

How to become a NoSQL developer?

A NoSQL developer is an individual who has acquired knowledge in NoSQL technologies and database architectures. If you are an aspiring NoSQL Developer looking for an opportunity to accelerate your skills and career? Then have a look at the crucial skills you need to advance your career as a NoSQL developer.
Whether you're a graduate or an undergrad, experienced or fresher, you need relevant experience and a strong knowledge of technical and non-technical skills to make a career out of it.
However, to apply for remote NoSQL developer jobs, you must have a bachelor's or master's degree in computer science or a related field. Having a decent understanding of computer programming and application development will lay the foundation for the future. Some organizations also ask for a professional degree while hiring for NoSQL developers which makes it easy for you to get more opportunities.
Here is a list of essential skills you need to learn to become a NoSQL developer:

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Skills required to become a NoSQL developer

The first step to landing a high paying NoSQL developer job is to acquire the core skills. Let's see what are the essential skills you need to become a NoSQL developer.

1. Database Administrator

A database administrator is a person who uses specialized software to store and operate a database. They take care of data storage, organization, configuration, migration, analysis, monitoring and backup. DBAs should have hands-on experience with database platforms like Apache, MongoDB, and Cassandra, among others.

2. Data Architect

A data architect is another opportunity for individuals who have in-depth knowledge of NoSQL databases. Data architects generate blueprints for data management systems. Their responsibilities plan to create, integrate, centralize, protect and maintain them.


JSON is one of the most popular categories in the NoSQL family of databases. They are flexible, deliver superior scale and performance. They are different from traditional relational databases as they separate data in documents with schemas instead of rows and columns inside a collection.

4. MongoDB

An extremely important NoSQL database that is high in demand and can help you get a good NoSQL developer job. Since the skill is high in demand, it is nice to have knowledge and experience of MongoDB.
MongoDB is an object-oriented NoSQL database. It helps you separate data in documents with schemas instead of rows and columns inside a collection. From building web applications to storing data, it makes all the complex tasks simple and efficient.

5. Java

Although it isn’t mandatory. To keep up with the fast-paced environment and land a good job, it’s important to have as many skills and experience as possible. Java is a fast, secure and reliable platform for application development. It is used by developers for designing, developing and management of Java-based applications.

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How to get remote NoSQL developer jobs?

If you’re comfortable working from your home with flexible timings. Then, a remote NoSQL developer job is perfect to accelerate your career. With a remote NoSQL developer job, you can work at your own pace, time, and location. All you have to do is stay up to date with your skills and knowledge to land successful remote NoSQL developer jobs.
Turing offers the best remote NoSQL developer jobs that are aligned with your career trajectories as a NoSQL developer. Accelerate your career by joining the network of the world's best developers & get long-term, full-time remote NoSQL developer jobs with better pay and career growth.

Why become a NoSQL developer at Turing?

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Join a worldwide community of elite software developers.

Once you join Turing, you’ll never have to apply for another job.
Once you join Turing, you’ll never have to apply for another job.

Turing's commitments are long-term and full-time. As one project draws to a close, our team gets to work identifying the next one for you in a matter of weeks.

Work from the comfort of your home
Work from the comfort of your home

Turing allows you to work according to your convenience. We have flexible working hours and you can work for top US firms from the comfort of your home.

Great compensation
Great compensation

Working with top US corporations, Turing developers make more than the standard market pay in most nations.

How much does Turing pay their NoSQL developers?

NoSQL developers at Turing can set their own pricing. Turing, on the other hand, will suggest a pay at which we think we can provide you a high-paying and long-term position. Our suggestions are based on our research of the market as well as client requirements.

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