Site Reliability Engineer

Patreon


4 months ago

04/06/2019 08:45:26

Job type: Full-time

Hiring from: Selected US states

Category: Software Dev

SRE

What you will do:

You'll help Patreon scale the foundation of a platform that helps creators pay rent and enables higher levels of creativity.

You'll establish a standard of high availability and reliability for Patreon's production systems.

You'll influence the direction of our technical roadmap.

Create and administer infrastructure -- cloud services, hosts, monitoring tools -- for highly reliable and scalable web applications and data stores.

Build automated tooling to configure and maintain our systems and services.

Identify and solve issues in our stack.

Work closely with your peers in security and engineering.

Participate in an on-call rotation ~1 week per month.

 


Projects you might work on:


Leveling up how we approach and handle logging.

Improving our deploy pipeline.

Revamp our approach to alerting.

Working with our security team to improve the security of our infrastructure.

 


Skills and experience you possess:


You have experience in DevOps or Site Reliability for a company experiencing fast-paced growth.

You are knowledgable in configuration management with a framework such as Ansible, Chef, or Puppet.

You're comfortable with AWS, Linux, and MySQL can operate all of them from the CLI.

You are proficient with a programming language like Python or Ruby, and with shell scripting.

Your documentation, collaboration, and verbal communication skills are excellent.

You are inclined to automate, but can discern when automation isn't the best solution and present alternatives.

You've worked with continuous integration and deployment systems, and have ideas about how to build and improve those systems.

You strongly believe in the importance of security, and enjoy the idea of partnering with the security team to ensure the integrity of our customers' data.

You have productive habits, healthy process awareness, and good teamwork skills and instincts.

Please mention that you come from Remotive when applying for this job.

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