Site Reliability Engineer

February 24, 2024

Job Description

  • Sporty’s sites are some of the most popular on the internet, consistently staying in Alexa’s list of top websites for the countries they operate in
  • Building a Site Reliability Team to focus on site reliability, security, deployment, configuration, monitoring, availability, latency, change management, emergency response, and capacity management
  • Working with a team of DevOps/SRE and DBA professionals
  • Improving existing infrastructure and processes, as well as streamlining processes deploy to new countries
  • Holistically improving all aspects of current infrastructure
  • Monitoring and maintaining the existing cloud infrastructure
  • Taking ownership and responsibility for cloud operation activities
  • Liaising with external security agencies for annual audits
  • Aid in reconfiguring existing architecture to allow for rapid deployments to new countries
  • Mentoring less experienced team members

Requirements

  • 4+ years SRE/DevOps experience
  • Based in Europe or Latin America
  • Experience independently leading the planning and deployment of a project
  • Experienced with cloud platforms, especially AWS
  • Familiar with one program language or script language (Python, Java…)
  • Experience managing multiple kubernetes clusters in production
  • Solid networking protocol and cyber security knowledge
  • Strong understanding of cache, including CDN, HTTP cache
  • Experienced with CloudNative Monitoring solution in Large distributed system
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Beneficial experience working with other cloud platforms
  • Familiar with at least one of infrastructure as Code
  • Design and implement CI/CD workflow is a plus
  • Experience with system automation tools
  • Understanding of modern Micro Services and Service Mesh concepts is a plus

Benefits

  • Quarterly and flash bonuses
  • Core hours of 10am-3pm in a local timezone
  • Flexible hours outside of core hours
  • Education allowance
  • Referral bonuses
  • 28 days paid annual leave
  • 2 x annual company retreats (Lisbon + Dubai in 2022 / Phuket in Q2 2023 + 1 more TBC!)
  • Highly talented, dependable co-workers in a global, multicultural organisation
  • Payment via world class online wallet system DEEL
  • Top of the line equipment supplied by market leader Hofy
  • 100% score on The Joel Test
  • Small teams for impactful work