Site Reliability Engineer

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 3 days ago

Reference 1375467

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Site Reliability Engineer based in Belfast

Site Reliability Engineer

WhiteHat is looking for a Site Reliability Engineer to join our Technical Operations team in our Belfast office. We are looking for a seasoned engineer with experience operating a large-scale SaaS infrastructure in both private and public cloud. The TechOps team runs the infrastructure supporting the WhiteHat Sentinel and Scout products as well as the development environments. This position will cover a wide tech stack with the opportunity to touch many new technologies. Troubleshooting, administration, security, and architecture are key components of this role, but an automation mind-set is required. This role will work cross-functionally with multiple teams within the company.

What you will be doing:

  • Troubleshooting production issues in a 24/7 environment as part of a global team
  • Operationally manage all infrastructure in the tech stack including data center, storage, hardware, compute, and shared services
  • Automate processes for efficiency and consistency. Manage infrastructure as code
  • Secure the infrastructure and product with industry standard best practices
  • Plan capacity, reliability, and security while optimizing costs
  • Work cross functionally with other teams to support and grow the products and business
  • Research and test new technologies to build for the future and speed the development cycle

What you will need:

  • 5+ years’ experience supporting a 24/7 production environment for a SaaS product and supporting software engineering teams
  • Strong knowledge of Linux system administration
  • Familiar with virtualization technologies and how to make services highly available
  • Experience working with storage solutions for NAS, SAN, backup and local storage
  • Administration of common Internet services: DNS, NTP, SMTP, HTTP, SSL, NFS, etc.
  • Fluent in at least one scripting language and experience with configuration management tools
  • Availability to be on-call to support a 24/7 environment and experience working with a global company and team

Nice to have:

  • Experience managing services in at least one public cloud provider
  • Management of containers and container orchestration
  • Knowledge of networking protocols, firewalls, load-balancers, switches, routers, VPN
  • Project management experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent

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