Senior Site Reliability Engineer / Software Engineer - Linux

Head Office
£60k - £70k pa + Bens + Bonus to 20%
16 Oct 2016
14 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Senior Site Reliability Engineer / Software Engineer with strong Linux systems admin / platform skills , software development such as Go / Golang, Ruby, Perl, Python, Javascript, Java, as well high volume site operations and availability as you will be providing operational support as well implementing tooling to improve the stability, performance and monitoring of massively transactional websites which often involves extending and building new software tools is required by tech giant in West London.

Essential skills for the role include skills in some of

- Linux platform Guru

- Strong development / scripting /automation skills such as (Go / Golang, Javascript, Ruby, Python, and automation tools such as Puppet, Chef, Ansible etc)
- Experience of developing monitoring systems and dashboards
- Background in supporting large scale highly transactional site delivery and operations
- Detailed understanding of software development, core infrastructure and devops / SRE / site reliability engineering
- Experience of CI / Continuous delivery
- A love of monitoring systems and experience of several monitoring/ alerting technologies such as Sensu, Opsview, Nagios
- Experience of mentoring / coaching or technically leading engineers
- Willingness to travel within Europe to different tech hubs
- Excellent communication skills to provide internal consultancy to teams around the business

Ideal skills would include

- Networking, storage and Databases
- Cloud Infrastructure such as Openstack and config-as-code
- Ideally skills in Log ingestion and analytics such Sumologic, Splunk or ELK and dashboards such as Riemann, Metrilyx and Grafana
- A love of monitoring and experience of several monitoring/alerting technologies such as Sensu, Opsview, Nagios
- Hadoop or Hbase
- Agile Delivery

This is an outstanding chance to flex your skills within a massive technical environment for a world leading company and will involve innovation and working with a wide range of cutting edge tools and technology

Likely backgrounds might include ecommerce, media, broadcast, finance, egaming, internet companies, online travel, online betting etc

Opus Resourcing is an employment agency in respect to permanent positions.