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SCOUT - Site Reliabiity Engineer in St. Louis, MO at NextGen

Date Posted: 10/2/2018

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Job Description

Job description


We are looking for an experienced Site Reliability/DevOps Engineer with strong scripting and automation ability to join our growing team. Here SRE/DevOps own end-to-end availability and reliability of our cloud services. They proactively work to identify factors impacting the availability of critical endpoints and provide solutions. They explore our cloud technologies and extend the limits of existing infrastructure to solve unique scaling challenges.


Responsibilities:


  • Design, write, and deliver software to improve the reliability, scalability, capacity, and latency of Developer Network services

  • Identify recurring problems and build the tools and processes to prevent problems from recurring

  • Build the tools and processes to help quickly triage issues and identify the component(s) that need to be fixed

  • Identify and build monitoring and alarming solutions

  • Work with distributed teams to ensure that components are properly instrumented to be reliably used, monitored, and debugged in the service

  • Conduct periodic 24x7 on-call duties




Qualifications:




Education/Experience:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, related field or equivalent experience. 3+ years of related experience.






  • Programming in Python / JavaScript / GoLang / NodeJs



  • Systems fluency (Windows, Linux, storage, networking)



  • Observability systems (Prometheus/Graffana, ELK, Dynatrace)



  • Modern software components (Mongo, MSSQL, ElasticSearch, RabbitMQ, Kafka)



  • Infrastructure and configuration automation (Powershell, Ansible, VMWare, RDM, VSCode)



  • Must have knowledge on devops and agile SAFe




Preferred Experience:


  • Experience working on of the following: AWS/Azure/Google Cloud

  • Experience with monitoring solutions

  • Experience with Kubernetes, Mesos, Docker

  • Experience with microservices, debugging REST API's and other HTTP services and working with distributed systems

  • Experience with MySql, PostGres, MongoDB, Cassandra, and Cloud DB solutions plus Database encryption