Site Reliability Engineer

Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales Salary: AU$130000 - AU$150000 per annum
Sector: IT Type: Permanent

Progressive IT are working with a global marketing company to build out their Site Reliability Engineering team in Sydney.

This role is for a Site Reliability Engineer, someone who is passionate about automating and scaling systems and who lives, eats and breathes solving problems related to mission-critical services.

  • Site Reliability Engineer
  • Permanent Opportunity
  • Sydney CBD
  • Global Marketing Company
  • $130,000 - $150,000 base + super + benefits

What you will be responsible for:

  • Own end-to-end availability and performance and solve problems relating to mission critical services
  • Build automation to prevent problem recurrence; with the goal of automating response to all non-exceptional service conditions
  • Liaise heavily with and feedback to product teams
  • Code and deliver software to improve the availability, scalability, latency, and efficiency of existing services.
  • Influence and create new designs, architectures, standards and methods for large-scale distributed systems.
  • Measure, report and feedback on events and alert on critical issues.
  • Create and update documentation.

Essential skills:

  • 5+ years development experience in C#
  • Experience with SQL and/or ElasticSearch, Cassandra
  • Strong scripting skills
  • Experience with command line
  • 3+ years as AWS experience
  • Experience with CloudFormation or Terraform
  • Experience with Ansible, Puppet or Chef
  • Knowledge of network protocols (HTTP, TCP) through to webserver (IIS, nginx)
  • The ability to significantly improve web application performance.
  • Experience with TCP/IP and UDP networking and troubleshooting
  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science or related field

Nice to have:

  • Java, Microservices, GO

To learn more, please contact Adam Wilkinson for a confidential discussion on 02 9285 1010 and click APPLY!

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