Senior Site Reliability Engineer

Senior Site Reliability Engineer

Required location: New York, NY

No support for VISAs. US-based only. NO AGENCIES. No corp-to-corp. No 1099

Job Description:

Hourly rate – $90-125/hr

Contract-to-hire

Help build a Site Reliability team for a start-up, from the ground up. 

As a senior Site Reliability Engineer for our client, you are obsessed with building elastic infrastructure, adding resiliency, improving software engineering productivity, and automating everything that should be automated.

Your Skills (should have most of these):

  • 7+ years IT operations, DevOps, or systems infrastructure experience
  • Computer Engineering or Computer Science degree (or work experience)
  • Scrum
  • Kanban
  • Experience with systems observability (or monitoring, e.g. Grafana, Prometheus, Kafka, Cloudwatch, NewRelic, Elastic Stack/ELK)
  • Orchestration (Ansible, Puppet, etc)
  • Kubernetes, AWS ECS, and Docker
  • CI/CD (Jenkins, Gitlab, etc)
  • Enterprise-level, scalable architecture
  • Positive, enthusiastic attitude
  • Exceptional communications

Responsibilities:

  • Building out the infrastructure to support applications
  • Responsible for monitoring, alerting of internal and external systems
  • Recommend process and introduce metrics where needed
  • Leading technical aspects of SRE – coding, architectural review and design conversations
  • Partner with other groups – Dev, UX, Product to create product success