We’re looking for a Site Reliability Engineer to join a successful software company working with the latest tools, techniques and technology. To ensure a highly available service for their clients, you’ll be responsible for responding to incidents and providing the best tooling and best practise for the team of developers.
It’s an exciting time to join as they embark on a journey to transform their application. As part of this, you’ll be working on some really interesting projects such as creating a Data Warehousing solution for their growing reporting needs, and transitioning their application from virtual machines into a containerised service-oriented architecture.
Your responsibilities as a Site Reliability Engineer:
Develop and maintain cloud-based infrastructure using Terraform in an ‘Infrastructure as Code’ (IaC) environment deployed in AWS
Impact analysis and scheduling of future releases
Supporting and improving the company’s current CI / CD processes using Jira, Bitbucket and Gitlab
Creating and maintaining development tooling
Reacting to and documenting business impact analysis for unplanned system downtime
Skills and experience we’re looking for:
Terraform using AWS (primarily) and CloudFlare providers
Experience working with Kubernetes
Git (or similar) version control
Someone who has created documentation/manuals for users at all levels
Containerisation experience including: build automation, testing, deployment
Understanding Workflow definitions in Jira
Ownership and management of developer stack tooling
Someone who is curious and wants to develop their knowledge of current and future technologies
This role will initially be remote due to Covid-19, but they plan to return to the office once normal working conditions resume. There is some flexibility to work from home for part of the week too.
Joining a highly respected, successful and forward-thinking team based in Exeter it’s a great place to work. The company offer a discretionary bonus scheme, a generous holiday allowance, free parking and other benefits. They are a social bunch, so when Covid restrictions allow they’re keen to resume regular company outings and events too.
If you’d like to find out more about the role, get in touch with Sky for an informal chat.