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Site Reliability Engineer
Ref No.: 18-01811
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 02/20/2018
Title: Site Reliability Engineer
Duration: Permanent
Location: NYC
Salary: Competitive


The Site Reliability Engineering Lead will help to build stability of service and process into the innovative culture at our company. Working direction with our client's Chief Technology Officer, the SRE Lead will build a plan and team both locally and in our Ukraine office to expand our existing practices to improve the resilience of our existing products and services and Client the groundwork for successful launches of future offerings.

· Immerse yourself in our client's technology and products to form an understanding of how to instrument and automate solutions for stability of service.
· Be a critical part of the entire lifecycle of services including systems design, capacity planning, security protocols, and on-going maintenance of automated systems for availability, system health, and performance.
· Apply your industry expertise and your intellectual horsepower to identify and propose new solutions, techniques, and tools to incorporate into our best practices.
· Incorporate security and the management systems around security as a part of the solutions provided by your team.
· Manage and build a small team of like-minded engineers across our locations.

Required Skills/Experience:
· BS degree in Computer Science or related technical field involving coding (e.g., physics or mathematics), or equivalent practical experience.
· 5-7 years work experience in SRE, Systems Administration, and/or Software Engineering.
· Experience with algorithms, data structures, complexity analysis and software design.
· Experience in one or more of the following: C, C++, Java, Python, or Ruby.
· Experience with Unix/Linux operating systems internals and administration (e.g., filesystems, inodes, system calls) or networking (e.g., TCP/IP, routing, network topologies and hardware, SDN). Preferably Ubuntu and Amazon Linux.
· AWS services and APIs (EC2, CodeDeploy, ELB, Cloudfront, S3, ApiGateway, Lambda, Logs, Kinesis)
· Outstanding decision making, analytical, multi-tasking and time management skills
· Ability to successfully communicate and coordinate with other technical departments across the organization including Engineering and Product Management
· Ability to work independently and as a part of a team
· Experience working with command line and creating scripts for task automation
· Automate creation of servers clusters under AWS services
· Automate reports of performance and logs processing

Preferred Skills:
· Git (Bitbucket preferred)
· Jenkins
· Interest in designing, analyzing and troubleshooting large-scale distributed systems.
· Systematic problem-solving approach, coupled with strong communication skills and a sense of ownership and drive.
· Ability to debug and optimize code and automate routine tasks.

If interested and qualified please send your most up to date resume in word format to