Site Reliability Engineer
Design, build, and operate a world-class real-time streaming cloud platform
We are building a real-time streaming engine for modern applications - from the enterprise to the solo dev prototyping a react application on her laptop. We go beyond the Kafka protocol, into the future of streaming with inline WASM transforms and geo-replicated hierarchical storage. A new platform that scales with you from the smallest projects to petabytes of data distributed across the globe.
We are on a mission to enable every developer to supercharge their real-time applications and we are looking for engineers to help bring our SaaS offering to customers across the globe.
You will be a part of our cloud team, working with all of engineering on building new services, automating infrastructure lifecycle on Kubernetes, and monitoring our services with the goal of offering a reliable, scalable and high-performance SaaS.
Build & design Vectorized’s cloud infrastructure with reliability and performance in mind
Build tools & services to allow automated infrastructure management and self-healing
Be in charge of end-to-end monitoring of our cloud
Participate in on-call rotations, working to keep customer workloads running and incident free
3+ years of experience in an SRE-like role
Comfortable working with a 100% distributed engineering team, collaborating on GitHub, in the open
Strong experience with public cloud providers
Experience running highly-scalable production workloads reliably on Kubernetes
Experience with monitoring at scale
Experience managing infrastructure predictably through GitOps and IaC
Solid programming skills
Willingness to participate in an on-call rotation
Excellent written communication skills
A BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience
Strong understanding of Go and Kubernetes
Experience operating a SaaS platform
Fluency in a couple of programming languages (for example, Go or Python)
Operated and used streaming platforms either as a user or provider
Experience with the Prometheus monitoring stack