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Senior Site Reliability Engineer



Software Engineering
Posted on Wednesday, April 17, 2024
This is a contract position. Must be able to work in PST hours
About the role:
Spekit’s Infrastructure Team is looking for a highly skilled Senior Site Reliability Engineer (SRE). This role plays a critical role in ensuring the reliability, scalability, and performance of our systems and services. This position requires a deep understanding of both software engineering and systems administration, with a focus on automation, monitoring, and incident response. The Senior SRE will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to design, build, and maintain resilient and efficient systems that meet the needs of our users and business objectives.

Must-have qualifications:

  • Excellent understanding of Cloud environments such as AWS
  • Solid understanding of the Kubernetes ecosystem and best practices of K8s
  • 8+ years in Infrastructure Ops, Site Reliability Engineering, or DevOps focused role
  • Ability to troubleshoot and solve complex problems during highly stressful situations such as during incidents
  • Data Warehouse, Database management, and performance tuning (PostgreSQL)
  • Experience with LGTM stack (Loki for logs, Grafana for visualization, Tempo for traces, and Mimir for metrics.)
  • Must be excellent in coding, refactoring, and writing tests
  • Excellent programming skills in Python, Go or similar
  • Working knowledge of security tools such as Snyk, Cloudflare
  • Application and Linux System Troubleshooting
  • System, Platform, and Web Application Development (Django/Python, React.js/JavaScript/TypeScript, Go, Nginx, Node.js, Gunicorn, etc)
  • Proficient in working in a cloud-based Linux CLI environment
  • Knowledge and understanding of network protocols (HTTP/S, SSH, SSL, DNS)
  • Must be willing to be part of an on-call rotation to support production systems during PST hours and weekends
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal