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Site Reliability Engineer
Ref No.: 22-10605
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: Mountain View, California
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 08/04/2022 to 08/03/2023
Genesis10 is currently seeking a Site Reliability Engineer with our client in their Sunnyvale, CA location. This is a 12 month + contract position and a remote opportunity.

Description:
  • Site Reliability Engineers (SRE) fill the mission-critical role of ensuring that our complex, web-scale systems are healthy, monitored, automated, and designed to scale.
  • You will use your background as an operations generalist to work closely with our development teams from the early stages of design all the way through identifying and resolving production issues.
  • The ideal candidate will be passionate about an operations role that involves deep knowledge of both the application and the product and will also believe that automation is a key component to operating large-scale systems.

Responsibilities:
  • Serve as a primary point responsible for the overall health, performance, and capacity of one or more of our Internet-facing services.
  • Gain deep knowledge of our complex applications.
  • Assist in the roll-out and deployment of new product features and installations to facilitate our rapid iteration and constant growth.
  • Develop tools to improve our ability to rapidly deploy and effectively monitor custom applications in a large-scale UNIX environment.
  • Work closely with development teams to ensure that platforms are designed with "operability " in mind.
  • Function well in a fast-paced, rapidly-changing environment.
  • Participate in a 24x7 rotation for second-tier escalations.

Requirements:
  • 2+ years' experience with troubleshooting in Unix/Linux.
  • UNIX/Linux systems administration background.
  • Programming skills (Python preferred).
  • 2+ years' experience with on-call supporting of production environment.
  • Able to work as a W2 employee of Genesis10 (no Corp-to-Corp).
Desired:
  • 2+ years in a UNIX-based large-scale web operations role.
  • Experience with web-based Java/J2EE architectures and JVM configuration.
  • Python experience, specifically for systems automation.
  • Previous experience working with geographically-distributed coworkers.
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills (including listening, speaking, and writing) and ability to work well in a diverse, team-focused environment with other SRE's, Engineers, Product Managers, etc.
  • Knowledge of most of these: data structures, relational and non-relational databases, networking, Linux internals, filesystems, web architecture, and related topics.

If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!

About Genesis10:

Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives. If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you. Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations. We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement project after project. To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at www.genesis10.com. "Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V "