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Senior Site Reliability Engineer

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Software Engineering

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Job functions:

    Consultant

  • Salary:

    Up to £700 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sonny Allenby

  • Contact email:

    sonny.allenby@lafosse.com

  • Job ref:

    1234_1626262786

  • Published:

    19 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 - 12 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2021-07-28

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Searching for a Senior SRE / Site Reliability Engineer to join a leading market research organisation reporting directly into the Head of SRE. I am looking for a consultant who has specific experience in developing SRE principals within a team and has knowledge of containers, scaling, distributed systems, networking, cloud native and many more. The ideal profile should have come from a software development background and understand DevOps ways of working.

Key Responsibilities

  • Partner with Product Owners to agree availability targets that our customers value the most.
  • Document every action so your findings turn into repeatable actions-and then into automation.
  • Make monitoring and alerting alert on symptoms and not on outages.
  • Debug production issues across services and all levels of the stack including real user experience issues.
  • Be on a standby rotation to respond to availability incidents and provide support for Product teams with customer incidents.
  • Learn from your time on-call to prevent incidents from ever happening.
  • Run our Infrastructure Platform with Terraform and Kubernetes.
  • Use the Infrastructure Platform to run your product as a first resort and make suggestions to improve the platform as much as possible.
  • Improve the deployment process to make it as boring as possible.
  • Plan the growth of your product's infrastructure.
  • Design, build and maintain paved road modules that allows products to scale.

Key Skills

  • Infrastructure as Code - IaC
  • Terraform
  • CI/CD
  • Python / JavaScript
  • Kubernetes - EKS
  • Cloud
  • AWS

Please get in touch with Sonny Allenby at La Fosse for further details.