Site Reliability Engineer in Richmond, VA at Vaco

Date Posted: 5/31/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

**U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor at this time.**

Vaco is looking for a Sr. Site Reliability Engineer to join a fast-growing innovative engineering team. If you are excited about building scalable, highly available systems, then look no further!!!

You will:

  • Engage in and improve the whole life cycle of services-from inception and design, through deployment, operation and refinement
  • Support services before they go live through activities such as system design consulting, developing software platforms and frameworks, capacity planning and launch reviews
  • Maintain services in a running state once they are live by measuring and monitoring availability, latency and overall system health
  • Scale systems sustainability through mechanisms like automation, and evolve systems by pushing for changes that improve reliability and velocity
  • Practice sustainable incident response and blameless postmortems
  • Lead hiring efforts to grow the SRE team

You have:

  • BS degree in Computer Science or related technical field involving coding, or equivalent practical experience
  • Proficient in Bash/Python
  • Experience with cloud environments (AWS and Heroku) and/or infrastructure as code
  • Experience with configuration management
  • Experience with SaaS monitoring platforms (New Relic, Sumo Logic, etc.)
  • Experience with tuning Java Virtual Machine (JVM) and Python run times
  • Advanced knowledge of UNIX/Linux systems
  • Fundamental knowledge of computer networking
**U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor at this time.**