Principal SRE

Job Type:
Permanent
Categories:
IT & Technical
Location:
Eastern Europe, Europe, Gibraltar, Home-Based
Salary Description:
Competitive Salary Offered
Posted:
12-Jan-22
Job Ref:
16751

Our client has an exciting opportunity in the form of a Principal SRE. The roles can be based in Gibraltar, Belgrade, Athens, Yerevan or remotely.

Key Responsibilities:

• Analyse, design, implement and run new system and application improvement initiatives within SRE and the wider application
• Manage service stability in a highly transactional environment where loss of service in busy periods has substantial commercial impact
• Stay on top of capacity control and planning activities ahead of high visibility sporting events
• Mentoring other squads in infrastructure capabilities, operational readiness and SRE-ready services
• Collaborate with other group leaders, product owners and software architects to plan, design, develop and maintain company-wide processes, to improve and maintain stable environment
• Commitment to high-quality solutions on-time
• Continuously improve Internal SRE process management
• Technical leadership of complex, cross-company projects to deliver operational improvements
• Provide guidance and teaching to other operational staff
• Motivate the team members and peers to drive service and product quality improvements by implementing company and business best practices
• Form part of the on-call team, supporting a broad range of systems
• Participate in incident analysis processes

Essential Requirements:

• Experience in a subset of the key technologies used: java, php, node.js, ruby, oracle, mysql, mssql, redis, rabbitMQ, nginx, haproxy, varnish, grafana, appdynamics, influx, ELK
• Ability to understand and tune system components’ most critical configuration parameters
• Ability to understand code and propose candidate fixes or performance improvements
• Ability to define and monitor meaningful application performance KPIs
• Experience in the definition and implementation of realistic application health statuses
• Worked extensively with advanced cloud architectures (GCP, AWS, Oracle Cloud)
• Worked extensively with containerisation technologies (Kubernetes, Docker)
• Extensive experience in application and infrastructure security
• Years of Linux/*nix engineering and administration
• Involvement in incident handling, troubleshooting and pragmatic operational decisions
• Monitoring and alerting expertise (Elk, Graphite, Icinga, AppDynamics)
• Strong capability in a few programming languages (Nextjs, Java, Typescript are useful)
• Strong capability in a few IaC languages (Terraform, Ansible are useful)

Contact Details:
Tel: +44 (0) 1355 588 988
Contact: BettingJobs
Email:

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