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Senior Site Reliability Engineer

Robert Half Technology Austin, TX Full-Time
$130,000.00 - $140,000.00 / year
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Ref ID: 04160-0011069404

Classification: Site Engineer

Compensation: $130000.00 to $140000.00 yearly

We are looking for someone passionate about software operations to join our engineering team and help establish our SRE practice. If you are a detail-oriented self-starter who can communicate well and work collaboratively in an Agile development environment we'd love to hear from you.

As a Senior Site Reliability Engineer, you will:

• Define, implement and drive the adoption of Service Level Indicators and Error Budgets
• Collaborate with engineering management and business stakeholders to establish and evolve the Service Level Objectives of critical software systems
• Work alongside developers in scrum teams to ensure the observability and reliability of the systems that we build
• Design and develop software to automate the operational work required of our AWS environment
• Advance the effectiveness of our Incident Response processes, including coaching on-call engineers and Incident Commanders
• Troubleshoot priority incidents, facilitate blameless post-mortems and ensure closure of incidents
• Drive adoption of self-healing and resiliency best practices in our microservices, utilizing chaos engineering approaches to ensure predictable system behaviors
• Work with the development team to ensure adherence to industry standard security best practices
• Have significant on-call support duty to ensure the timely response to critical incidents
• 2+ years’ experience in a Reliability Engineering environment • 5+ years in either a Software Engineer or DevOps role • Expert system programming skills in Bash, Python or Perl • Excellent skills debugging cloud based distributed systems • Strong motivation and ability to take ownership of creating a leading SRE environment • System level understanding of Linux • Experience with Docker and container orchestration in micro service architectures • Experience with Jenkins CI/CD pipelines and Git proficiency • Broad experience with AWS administration, including RDS and CloudFormation • Configuration management expertise in Ansible, Chef, Puppet or Salt. • Experience maximizing the utility of tools such as Instana, Prometheus, New Relic • Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science or other related technical discipline Bonus - Have you worked with any of these? • Coding proficiency with JavaScript and PHP. • Heroku, Magento, Terraform Apply today for immediate consideration!

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