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Technology

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Oxford

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£65000 - £80000 Per Annum

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permanent

This is an exciting new role as a Site reliability engineer based in Oxford.

As a Site Reliability Engineer on the Service Platform team, you will act as a force multiplier for our engineering teams to optimize the development and operational experience of our microservices architecture.

What You’ll Do:

  • Build and maintain the services that are central to our microservices architecture and the scalability and observability of the ecosystem
  • Build and maintain a CI/CD pipeline to manage the deployment of Kubernetes-based microservices
  • Use and extend tooling and monitoring to surface bottlenecks and pre-empt failures
  • Leverage technologies like Java, Go, Kubernetes, Ansible, Terraform, Docker, PostgreSQL, Cassandra, Redis to provide a self-service platform for other engineering teams to utilize
  • Participate in periodic on-call duties and ensure that incident root causes are identified, debugged and resolved to prevent recurrence
  • Evangelize SRE best practices
Who You Are:
  • BA or BSc Degree in Computer Science, related field, or equivalent experience
  • Experience building and operating services in a distributed environment
  • Experience working on an engineering team building software, preferably microservices
  • Experience with managing systems in both AWS and on-premises preferred
  • Experience with administering a RDBMS in a production environment, preferably PostgreSQL and/or Cassandra
  • Strong knowledge of UNIX and TCP/IP network fundamentals.
  • Experience with monitoring, metrics, and visualization tools (Icinga, Graphite, Prometheus, ELK, etc.)

If this role sounds suitable, please apply for consideration.

Location: Oxford
Salary: £80,000 per annum
Job type: Permanent
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Antony Redmond

Director | Engineering

01189 595552
a.redmond@reqiva.com

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