Database/Platform Engineer

Hims is a fast-growing men’s wellness brand who believes taking care of yourself is masculine. We combine best-in-class ingredients with easy delivery to ensure the best men's wellness products are always within reach. We provide an easy, trusted and affordable access to the prescriptions, products and information men need to be well because nothing looks as good as healthy feels.

As Database/Platform Engineer, Hims is seeking to add a skilled database engineer to our technical team. You will work on our PostgreSQL-based application. This role will be 100% hands on database development and team collaboration.

What You’ll Do - Function

  • You will be responsible for database development and administration tasks, including but not limited to:

  • Developing, writing queries, stored procedures, functions, and views

  • Designing conceptual information models and mapping them to logical and physical relational schemas;

  • Investigating data and database issues; monitoring and optimizing database performance; and

  • Importing data from and exporting data to external systems

What You Bring - Experience

  • 5+ years of RDBMS (SQL Server, PostgreSQL, Oracle, etc…) experience with emphasis on writing complex SQL statements to solve a myriad of issues, reporting, data updates, etc.

  • Thorough knowledge of database management systems, application integration techniques, and relational database design

  • Experience in database optimization, maintenance and evolution

  • Python experience a bonus

  • Thorough understanding of REST based systems

  • Working knowledge of queues and asynchronous processing

What You Have - Skill

  • Ability to prioritize and execute tasks in a fast-paced environment, while maintaining attention to detail


Hims is partnering with Terminal to grow and scale in the Canadian market.

At Terminal, we identify emerging tech hubs around the globe, and connect the top engineers with the most compelling companies. We provide complete operations and services to give companies all the benefits of a new office without any of the hassle.

We are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce. Terminal is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetics or any other basis forbidden under federal, provincial, or local law.

We thank all applicants for their interest.