Senior Site Reliability Engineer

Location: New York Salary: competitive
Sector: Type: Permanent
As a Senior Site Reliability Engineer at this successful and growing late-stage technology start-up, you have a chance to build and operate the firm's state-of-the-art infrastructure. On a day-to-day, you'll be working with a cloud-based, container-oriented production environment so experience in a similar environment is highly preferred.\n\nSome technologies you'll be working with include Kubernetes, AWS, Prometheus, Docker, and Ansible, but there is plenty more within the environment and you'll be expected to make recommendations of emerging technologies that can improve the infrastructure.\n\nResponsibilities include:\n\n * Building, operating and support the firm's infrastructure\n * Design and engineering tooling that support the SRE and Software Engineering teams and facilitate improved processes related to the production and staging environment\n * Participate in code and configuration reviews\n * Maintain awareness of infrastructure security and best practices - participate in discussions and designs that enhance security of the infrastructure\n * Stay on top of emerging technologies and industry best practices related to infrastructure and infrastructure security\n\nSkills:\n\n * In-depth knowledge of modern infrastructure systems - in particular, proven experience with AWS, Docker and Kubernetes are especially helpful!\n * Strong understanding of Linux infrastructure and configuration management technologies\n * Ability to write simple and useful Go (particularly for operational tooling) is a big plus, otherwise in-depth experience with at least one programming/scripting language is required!\n * A curiosity for understanding the ""how?"" and ""why?"" behind infrastructure design, tooling and configuration\n * Great attitude and strong social skills\n\nSthree US is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.