mLab is now part of MongoDB, Inc. Learn about how mLab users migrated to MongoDB Atlas.

Join the mLab team

Developers love mLab, and that inspires us all. We work on a range of problems related to building and automating cloud infrastructure at scale.

Come help us grow and manage our fleet of over 900,000 MongoDB databases across AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud.

Life at mLab

We have a developer-centric culture committed to technical innovation and helping the community. We’re also a friendly team with a close-knit, respectful work environment.

If you love to code, enjoy working with complex systems, and value collaboration, mLab could be a great fit for you.


Our main office can be found in the Mission District of San Francisco, but our team can be found around the world.

Our values

mLab is a values-driven organization. We hire based on ethos and ethic every bit as much as skills and pedigree.

  • Arrow Be Empathetic

    Not just “I feel it for you,” but “I’m in it with you.”

  • Arrow Be Real

    Seek truth over glory, and don’t make things up.

  • Arrow Be Particular

    Details are not just details — they make the product.

  • Arrow Think at Scale

    Assume an unbounded number of everything.


We offer great benefits, including matching 401K, catered lunches, and gym/phone/Lyft perks.

Competitive salary and equity

Premium medical, dental, and vision insurance

Matching 401k

Pre-tax commuter benefits

Health savings account

Gym, and cell phone stipends

Coffee, tea, and fresh espresso drinks daily

Fully-stocked kitchen

Weekly catered meals