Overview

Are you an experienced SRE looking for a your next opportunity? Join this newly created high performing team to make sure the platform is running efficiently. Read on!

My client is seeking a SRE to make a significant impact in a newly created team. I’m seeking a creative mind to bolster the platform and streamline developer workflows. Working alongside Platform, Security, and DevOps Engineers, you’ll play a pivotal role in expediting value delivery and enhancing the developer experience. If you thrive in an Agile setting that fosters optimism and continuous growth, come join the team as they revolutionise their sector.

About You:

  • You are committed to producing excellent outcomes both individually and collaboratively
  • You have significant amount of commercial experience as a SRE
  • You’re excited to play a role in shaping the future of technology and want to be part of the team making a real difference
  • You possess superb communication skills and can effectively engage with stakeholders at all levels
  • You’re passionate about creating a brighter, more inclusive digital future

Benefits:

  • Join a company that believes in the importance of  work/life balance
  • A culture of learning and development
  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Opportunity to get involved in various charities and non-profit organisations
  • A rare leadership role that puts you at the forefront of the company’s transformation

The Role:

  • Oversee the operational integrity of our production platform, managing cloud workloads and platform components.
  • Vigilantly monitor the availability of cloud resources and infrastructure.
  • Enhance the quality, reliability, and security posture of all platform-level applications.
  • Continuously measure and optimize performance to meet service objectives.
  • Take proactive measures to minimize incidents and ensure system stability.
  • Thoroughly document manual actions for potential automation and assist teams in establishing Service-Level Objectives (SLOs).
  • Ensure software engineering teams have adequate monitoring and alerting configurations.
  • Implement Chaos Engineering techniques to fortify production systems’ resilience.
  • Champion modern solutions for agile software development and deployment in cloud environments.
  • Provide support to software engineering teams in configuring and maintaining CI/CD and Infrastructure as Code (IaC) processes.
  • Offer a Site Reliability Engineer perspective to inform platform requirements and priorities.
  • Maintain comprehensive documentation for self-service consumption by software engineers.

Experience:

  • Hold a formal degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related discipline.
  • Possess certification in cloud computing platforms, with a preference for Azure.
  • Showcase substantial experience in Site Reliability Engineering roles, particularly focusing on cloud-native software engineering.
  • Demonstrate proficiency with various cloud computing platforms like AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud, along with their associated services.
  • Exhibit comprehensive knowledge of cloud-native architectures, including microservices, containerization (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes), and serverless computing.
  • Showcase expertise in utilizing third-party monitoring tools such as New Relic, Datadog, and Splunk.
  • Possess strong communication and interpersonal skills, enabling effective collaboration and empathy with software engineering teams.
  • Demonstrate adeptness in analytical thinking and problem-solving, prioritizing scalability, reliability, and high performance.
  • Display familiarity with security and compliance best practices within cloud-based environments.
  • Have proficiency in Linux CLI tools, including Git and Docker.
  • Possess proficiency in scripting languages such as Python, Bash, Ruby, and others.

Salary:

$150k + Super

Interested? You should be! Apply now or send your resume to Sam Taylor (sam@huntandco.io)

Interested, but this role isn’t quite right for you? Get in touch! We have other current and upcoming opportunities we’d love to discuss with you.


At Hunt & Co., we are fierce advocates for diversity, inclusion and equality in digital and believe that technology should be built by all people, for all people. You have probably seen the stats: women and other underrepresented people in tech tend to only apply for a role when they meet 100% of the criteria. Don’t take yourself out of the race! If you think you have what it takes, but don’t necessarily meet every single point on the job description, please still get in touch. We’d love to have a chat and see if you could be a great fit.

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