Senior Site Reliability Engineer / Software Engineer - Linux

Opus Resourcing Ltd
London (South)
£60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
14 Oct 2016
22 Oct 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. This job was originally posted as