Site Reliability Engineer – FULLY REMOTE – 3 months - £600 / day (inside IR35)

Location: England
Job Type: Temporary
Industry: Technology
Reference: BH-2280-2
Salary: £0 - £600 per day
Job Published: September 22, 2021 10:56
Site Reliability Engineer – FULLY REMOTE – 3 months - £600 / day (inside IR35)
 
A leading global data, analytics and technology company are looking for a number of Site Reliability Engineers on an initial 3 month contract.
 
Site Reliability Engineering combines software and systems engineering to build and run large-scale, distributed, fault-tolerant systems. This is a key role to ensure internal and external services meet or exceed reliability and performance expectations while adhering to company engineering principles.
 
You will be responsible for building and running production systems, as well as engineering solutions to operational problems. You will be responsible for overall system operation, using a plethora of tools and approaches to solve a broad set of problems. You will engage in and improve all stages of the software development lifecycle; supporting services prior to production, and maintaining services during deployment and in production.
 
Necessary qualifications:

 Experience using GCP, Docker or Kubernetes, Python, Terraform, Jenkins, and Grafana is essential

•   BS degree in Computer Science or related technical field involving coding (e.g., physics or mathematics), or equivalent job experience
 
•   Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills
 
•   Experience developing and/or administering software in public cloud
 
•   Experience monitoring infrastructure and application uptime and availability to ensure functional and performance objectives such as Pagerduty, Datadog, or Grafana
 
•   Experience in languages such as Python, Ruby, Bash, Java, Go, Javascript and/or node.js
 
•   Good system administration skills, including automation and orchestration of Linux/Windows using Chef, Puppet, Ansible, Salt Stack, and containers (Docker, Kubernetes, etc.)
 
•   Proficiency with continuous integration and continuous delivery tooling and practices
 
Desirable
 
•   Expertise designing, analysing, and troubleshooting large-scale distributed systems
•   Experience using Terraform or CloudFormation to manage infrastructure as code
•   Passion for automation
 
This job would particularly suit someone with strong communication skills, a passion for DevOps, and experience building software or maintaining systems in a highly secure or regulated industry.
 
This job provides an opportunity to join one of the leading global data and analytics agencies, as part of a stable and experienced team, with access to innovative data systems.
 
 
The rate is £600 per day, inside IR35. The initial contract duration is 3 months based fully remote.