Site Reliability Engineer Jobs - Site Reliability Engineer, 15140

at The Judge Group
Location Princeton, NJ
Date Posted April 11, 2019
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


Our client is currently seeking a Site Reliability Engineer

This job will have the following responsibilities:

Role Specific Responsibilities 

•Ensure user visible uptime and quality, providing operational and development expertise in making our systems fail rarely, and are fast to fix when they do fail 
•Administer daily operations of servers including log review with escalation, patch & upgrade applications, manage backup & restoration implementation and testing. 
•Install, configure, and manage multiple Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL/CentOS) systems in a distributed High Availability configuration on physical and virtual hardware. 
•Participate in architecture and design reviews to provide recommended improvements to the development teams to improve the reliability and performance of applications 
•Employee will participate in a 24/7 on-call rotation schedule providing third-level incident response with other Information Technology team members. 
•Minimize manual involvement by imagining & implementing continuous improvements that create an operating environment, including the development of new tools, dynamically monitoring, alerting, & automated self-healing & recovery 
•Identify and/or analyze problems relating to mission critical services and implement automation to prevent problem recurrence; with the goal of automating response to all non-exceptional service conditions. 
•Capable of presenting analyses and recommendations to leadership or discussing the technical merits of solutions with engineers and architects. 
•Own the day-to-day health, uptime, monitoring, and reliability of services and server infrastructure 
 •Practice Agile and Scrum methodologies Qualifications Qualifications 
•Strong experience with software engineering 
•Strong working knowledge of Linux 
•Strong experience with VSTS, or similar ALM tool 
•Working knowledge of Azure Services, especially ARM templates 
•Strong experience with PowerShell 
•Understanding of the concepts and principles behind DevOps, Continuous Delivery, Agile, Lean, etc. 
•Use of DevOps tools to deliver and operate end-user services a plus (e.g., Chef, New Relic, Puppet, etc.) 
•Experience and knowledge of database technologies, particularly MS SQL 
 •Knowledge of virtualization and its benefits for improving reliability 
•Strong experience with instrumentation, monitoring, alerting, and responding relative to performance and availability of applications 
•Capable of technical deep dives into infrastructure, databases, and application, specifically in designing, coding, operating, and supporting high-performance, highly available services and infrastructure 
•Experience in designing for failure, including disaster recovery and business continuity planning 
•Experience operating and supporting mission-critical applications (e.g. incident and outage management) 
•Experience problem solving issues on globally distributed systems and critical product service environments 
•Knows what is possible using latest networking, infrastructure, database, and application technologies to driving automation and reliability improvements 
•Excellent at building relationships across teams 
 •Firm sense of accountability and ownership 
•Desire to understand our businesses and users