Level 18/1, Nicholson St, East Melbourne VIC 3002
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Job Ref: 46716

  • Site Reliability Engineer
  • Location: AU/NZ
  • Permanent role with leading Global Australian Fintech Organization
  • Salary ranges from $150k – 170k (Plus. Super) / annum + other perks like – opportunity to grow, share options, work life balance etc
  • Role Purpose: To help drive quality outcomes for client’s and enable engineering teams by providing capabilities focused on the supportability and reliability of client’s software.
  • The role ensures both engineering and operationally focused teams work seamlessly as one combined, end-2-end product engineering team.
  • The role must demonstrate an ability to work with a large global product engineering team supporting a complex mix of software, clients and delivery outcomes.
  • Must have experience in AWS services, Terraform, Monitoring tools & configuration management tools

Accountabilities & Deliverables:

  • Contribute, support, and deliver the strategic vision set for reliability engineering with a strong focus on enabling speed, scale and quality, supporting engineering delivery teams
  • Approaches operations as a software problem and develops solutions to eliminate toils.
  • Improves reliability, availability, quality, and deployment frequency of client products
  • Designs and builds software and systems to manage platform infrastructure and applications
  • Runs, monitors, and observes production applications and improves the overall lifecycle of reliability services.
  • Coaching and mentoring other SRE team members
  • Work closely with engineering/product teams to define and align SLIs/SLOs to business needs and to troubleshoot application and infrastructure issues.
  • Optimises on-call and escalation process as part of an incident management system
  • Finding better ways of doing things, with a view to the future and technology engineering trends.

Core Skills, Knowledge and Attributes:

  • Working knowledge of modern software and technology:
  • CI/CD processes and tools such as BuildKite, Jenkins, Azure DevOps or any other similar tool
  • Experience in at least one of the programming languages such as Java, Nodejs, Golang, C#, etc.
  • Strong scripting skills in bash and/or python
  • Strong knowledge of AWS services such as VPC, EC2, S3, RDS, ECS, etc.
  • Expertise in IaC patterns and tools such as Terraform / Cloud formation
  • Strong knowledge of configuration management tools such as Ansible / Chef / Puppet
  • Expertise in docker container management and orchestration of containers such as ECS, AKS, EKS, GKE or native Kubernetes
  • Knowledge of databases (e.g. Postgres, SQL Server, Oracle or NoSQL DBs)
  • Experience in Application monitoring and relevant monitoring tools such as Datadog, New Relic,
  • Dynatrace or AppDynamics. Experience in defining SLIs that will align with the team to meet availability and latency objectives.
  • Engineering practices: availability, reliability, scalability and disaster recovery
  • Is a modern thinker looks to the future while ensuring practical, commercial outcomes are achieved in the present – but does not aim to keep the status quo
  • Always communicates positively and confidently, internally and externally relevant, valuable information.
  • Has an ability to relate effectively and positively with all people at all levels.
  • Creates loyalty, trust and following.
  • A combination of personality traits; smart, innovative, low ego, collaborative, honest, of high integrity, intensity, and passion.
  • Capable of contributing to broader business conversations beyond operational engineering and technology
  • Solicits the involvement of others to build a sense of ownership and engagement. Must have the confidence to act quickly and decisively.
  • Can define a delivery plan and identify & propose any supporting budget
  • Can empathise with people and clients appropriately and use that empathy in effective decision making
  • Can effectively lead and engage with remote teams
  • Proven ability to navigate ambiguity and collaborate with other functional leaders to provide great outcomes.

How to apply:

  • Please apply using the link below or call Nick on 0480 081 934 for further details. Applications closes based on the volume of applications received.
  • Adaps is an equal opportunity employer that actively embraces diversity in its workforce through accurate community representation of gender, culture; thought and work arrangements.
  • For Search purposes – Site Reliability Engineer/SRE, Support Reliability Engineer, Devops Engineer, Platform Engineer