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Lead Site Reliability Engineer - Ruby Linux Go

Job Title: Lead Site Reliability Engineer - Ruby Linux Go
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
REF: BB/15021/D/JR/040520_1588591455
Contact Name: Open Source Team
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Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Lead Site Reliability Engineer / SRE (Ruby Linux Go Cloud). Are you an accomplished Site Reliability Engineer looking to take the next step in your career? Would you like an opportunity to make an impact at one of the largest data streaming companies in the world, where you could empower a growing infrastructure division whilst remaining technically hands-on?

As a Lead Site Reliability Engineer, you'll take ownership of key aspects of the infrastructure services which support the compute capacity, networking and all ancillary services required to power the core services and support the software development lifecycle. You'll take the lead on making critical tech decisions, before implementing them.

You'll have the opportunity to construct an in depth understanding of the product you are working on through end to end involvement from inception to production of consumer apps, with the autonomy to influence development as you see fit.

As your role progresses you'll have the opportunity to lead a team of talented engineers where you'll promote the adoption of best practice and inspire a culture of technical excellence, ensuring all code created is fit for purpose. You'll work with diverse, contemporary technology (they are a cloud-native business, with infrastructure written in Ruby and Go) and be an impactful leader.
This Lead Site Reliability Engineer role would suit a passionate technologist who is keen to keep pace with emerging technologies and integrate them into their work and who is capable of thinking strategically and progressively when researching and implementing tech decisions.

*You have a strong understanding of large scale operations on public cloud infrastructure (AWS)
*You have an established record of software development in production systems
*You have Ruby coding experience (other Open Source languages like Go highly advantageous)
*You have strong Linux and systems administration skills
*You have good working knowledge of network protocols and CI/CD
*You're a positive, self-assured communicator who is keen to step into a leadership role
*Desirable: experience with containerisation / Docker, orchestration with Kubernetes or similar frameworks

As a Lead Site Reliability Engineer you will earn a highly competitive salary (to £110k) plus a huge range of benefits, including health insurance, gym membership, regular company away days, a healthy holiday allowance and more. The company places high value on employee freedom and responsibility, and flexible work hours.

If you are interested in accelerating your career as the Lead Site Reliability Engineer / SRE (Ruby Linux Go Cloud) apply now or call today for a confidential discussion about the role.

*Please note this company can complete a remote interview process during the current circumstances*