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Site Reliability Engineer, DevOps Cloud

Our services engineering team is looking for a talent like you with a background in reliability engineering! As a Site Reliability Engineer, you will automate distributed systems across complex, geographically dispersed environments. You will deploy and uptime of a multi-tenant, large scale security based cloud service. If you love monitoring, automation and networking challenges and building tools to operate large scale environments from start to finish, this is the place for you!

What are your responsibilities?

  • Provide thought leadership in a ground breaking, high volume Internet-scale production environment
  • Architect and design a deployment of a Cloud service that will be deployed across data centers
  • Monitor, automate, tune, and improve our provisioning and management tools
  • Design and develop tools to automate workflows as well as access, process, and visualize data
  • Build and lead automation project schedules with our team
  • Identify issues, and work with engineering, and operations to design functional, efficient solutions
  • Perform code reviews, evaluate implementations, and provide feedback about potential tool improvements

What is required?

  • Bring 5 or more years experience in software engineering, SRE, DevOps engineering or network engineering
  • An ability to set expectations, adjust them when necessary but otherwise always meet or exceed them
  • Provide production quality programming in one or more languages: Python, Ruby, Perl, Javascript or PHP
  • Experience with service provider monitoring systems: Zabbix, Prometheus or Nagios
  • Ability to use an open-source configuration management system: Ansible, Puppet or Chef
  • Experience writing Web Service APIs: REST, XML or JSON
  • Comfortable with Revision Control Systems: Git, Subversion
  • Experience with document-oriented databases: CouchDB, Neo4j or Redis
  • Excellent written/communication skills, and the ability to work effectively across multiple teams
  • A strong work ethic, the ability to keep complex tasks organized, and an amazing attention to detail
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and work independently
  • Participate in a 24/7 on-call rotation

We desire:

  • A Bachelor's of Science in Computer Science or Engineering. If you hold a Masters degree, even better!
  • Participate in and commit to open source projects
  • Experience with technologies like Node.js, RabbitMQ/ActiveMQ
  • Strong analytic/troubleshooting skills
  • Service or Cloud provider experience a plus


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