Gehalt: £70,000pa
Art der Anstellung: Permanent
Ort: [Bristol] Nailsea
Art der Anstellung: Permanent
Ref: LWAD17
Gültig bis 31/03/2019

Site Reliability Engineer - Bristol

My client a large growing start-up based in Bristol are looking for a site reliability engineer who will focus on the systems and tools that enable our engineers to operate and scale the largest sharing community in the world. They are working with some get tech, and moving to a business like this will enhance your already growing skillset. They are able to offer people a real chance to be part of some great.

What you will do:

As a Site Reliability Engineer, you will build high performance and scalable systems with AWS and software. You will also work closely with engineers to advocate sensible, scalable, systems design and share responsibility with them in diagnosing, resolving, and preventing production issues. In the case of incidents, you will triage, mitigate and solve them with product team engineers.

Build highly available, performance and scalable service infrastructure with AWS
Design, develop and implement software that improves the stability, scalability, availability and latency.
Solve problems occurring with our highly available production systems and build solutions and automation to prevent them from happening again
Participate in the operations on-call rotation, triaging and addressing production issues as they arise
Contribute to internal tools that help us improve our operations processes, manage our infrastructure, and scale our systems
Engage with product engineering teams to triage production outages and carry forward action items to improve ongoing reliability
Undertake measured, methodical, troubleshooting of complicated systems under pressure


This is a senior level role and we are looking for the following skills and experience:

Extensive Site Reliability Engineer/DevOps experience in a Linux based AWS environment
2+ years experience with working professionally with Ruby on Rails
Strong written communication skills in English and develop working relationships with coworkers in locations around the globe
Fundamentals of TCP/IP(OSI) model and network architectures
Strong coding skills in at least one programming language. Server side engineers work primarily in Ruby, with small amount of shell script, Go, and Python
Familiar with configuration management software such as Puppet and Chef
Possess a passion for solving problems using open source software

Preferred skills

Solid foundation in deployment and management for large scale of Linux systems
Understand large-scale complex systems from a reliability perspective
Solid competency with SQL (ideally in a federated database environment; MySQL a plus)
Contributions to open source
Deep network analysis experience is a plus
Strong Linux system-level analysis capabilities (Ubuntu a plus)
Knowledge and experiences about highly available and scalable architectures for services expanded in multi-regions is a big plus


Whether it’s early starts or late finishes or parent-friendly working hours, we offer flexible working hours
Free Breakfast
Weekly team lunches
Free pilates/ yoga classes
Subsidised gym membership
company socials
You can choose your own top-of-the-range equipment and setup.

If this sounds like you, please do get in touch with Lewis in our Cardiff office on 02921 16 7770 or


Lewis Andrews