Sr. Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) in Boston, MA at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 7/8/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Boston, MA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/8/2019
  • Job ID:
    19-01402

Job Description

Title: Sr. Site Reliability Engineer 
Duration: 6 Months with a probable extension
Location: Boston, MA

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Client is looking for a well versed Senior Site Reliability Engineer with software engineering, ECS and Kubernetes experience (MUST).

Essential Accountabilities: 
¿ Hands-on design, analysis and troubleshooting of highly-distributed large-scale 
production systems; 
Ownership of reliability, uptime, capacity, and performance analysis thereof 
¿ Ensuring the repeatability, traceability, and transparency of our infrastructure automation 
¿ Identifying highest-impact opportunities to optimize existing systems 
¿ System design consulting for teams seeking to leverage or improve their production 
infrastructure 
¿ Anticipate, build and plan capacity for upcoming product/feature launches 

Required Skills: 
¿ Mastery of AWS services (IAM, EC2, S3, EBS/EFS, ELB/ALB, AutoScaling, RDS and 
replication techniques, VPC, Subnets, Elastic IP, Route53, CloudWatch, CloudFront, 
Lambda, CloudFormation, ECS, SNS, ElastiCache); 
¿ Expertise in container/container-fleet-orchestration technologies (like Docker, 
Kubernetes, AWS ECS); 
¿ Expertise in designing and manage escalation response plans from monitoring, react, 
respond, remediate and retrospect in culturally aligned (proactive, customer focused, 
collaborative, data-driven and AUTOMATED) ways; 
¿ Mastery of infrastructure build and configuration automation technologies (like 
Terraform, Ansible, Puppet, CodeDeploy, Chef); 
¿ Strong skills in reading, understanding and writing code in at least two of: Javascript, 
Python, PHP, Go, or Ruby; 
¿ Strong network engineering skills; 
¿ Cloud and container native Linux administration/build/management skills (AWS AMIs, 
Packer, etc.); 
¿ Significant experience troubleshooting concurrent and distributed system interactions; 
¿ Expertise with continuous-deployment software development lifecycles in the Cloud (e.g. 
CI/CD);  
¿ Cloud database operations and deployment experience (RDS MySQL/Postgres/Aurora), 
caching operations & deployments (Memcache, Redis); 
¿ Expertise with Lean/Agile deployment processes (ZDT: Blue/Green, Canary, DNS 
strategies); 
¿ Familiarity with site and infrastructure monitoring systems (CloudWatch, Datadog, New 
Relic, Sumologic, Thousand Eyes); 
¿ Strong problem solving, root cause analysis and systems engineering skills; 
¿ Good presentation and communication skills; 
¿ Expertise with SDLC branching, SCM, and code deployment systems (Git/Gitflow, 
Jenkins, CircleCI, etc.); 
¿ BS Degree in Computer Science (or related technical field and/or equivalent industry 
experience).

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