: Site Reliability Engineer
1100 Winter St.
Waltham, MA 02451



Job Description

Our Engineering team is moving at lightning speed on the breaking edge of technology. Youll design, build, and maintain internally critical and externally-visible systems in the cloud while ensuring uptime, scale, and performance is met appropriate to our end users needs. Here, the engineering opportunities are endless. With this fast-paced, collaborative group, youll be working together and across the organization to ensure customer success all while continuing to build a product that protects their critical assets.

What Youll Do

  • Engage in and refine the entire lifecycle for services (both internal and external) from inception and design, through deployment, operation and optimization.
  • Ownership, architecture and management of AWS infrastructure as code (IaC) components such as VPCs, EC2, S3, ECS, EMR Kinesis, DynamoDB, Route 53, KMS, etc.
  • Assist in design, implementation, and enhancement of container orchestration tooling and management systems.
  • Continuous Integration and management automation of cloud-based infrastructure and software using GitLab CI, Spinnaker and proprietary internal tooling.
  • Containerize
  • Working with configuration management tools: - Salt, Ansible, Chef.
  • Ownership of monitoring and alerting for internal and external services.
  • Scale systems sustainably through mechanisms like automation, and evolve systems by pushing for changes that improve reliability and velocity.
  • Provide continual enhancements to our security and operational posture.
  • Ensuring cloud-based architectures meet availability and recoverability requirements.

What Youll Bring

  • B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • Minimum 2 years of experience managing AWS infrastructure
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience with software development
  • Experience working with Terraform or other IaC tools
  • Ability to manage infrastructure using a preferred scripting language including Python, Ruby, or Go.
  • Solid understanding/experience of containerization platforms and the K8s ecosystem.
  • Working knowledge of Elasticsearch
  • Production-grade monitoring and logging experience. Experience with any of Cloudwatch, Splunk, ELK, SignalFX, Wavefront a plus
  • Solid understanding/experience of web services, microservices, databases and relating infrastructure/architectures
  • Solid understanding of backup/restore best practices
  • Thorough understanding of networking protocols and concepts
  • Excellent Troubleshooting Skills
  • Experience supporting an enterprise-level SaaS environment
  • Security experience a plus
  • Experience with Hive, Presto and Athena a plus

Experience with SOC, FedRAMP, NIST compliance a plus.

Category : Engineering and Technology
Subcategory: Site Reliability
Experience: Manager and Professional
Full Time/ Part Time: Full Time
Posted Date: 2020-05-06

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