Site Reliability Engineer

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  1. Permanent
  2. English
  3. Associate
  4. Digital & Technology
  5. Zurich
  6. Financial Services
  7. Perl, Python, Go, Rust, Java, Scrum, Kanban, TDD, AWS, Terraform, Ansible, DevOps
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About our client

Our client is an innovative InsurTech.

On behalf of our client, Swisslinx is currently looking for a Site Reliability Engineer.

This is a permanent role based in Zürich.

Your mission

- End-to-end engagement, from inception to production, in designing, deploying, operating and continuously improving high-availability services in multiple environments

- Deliver high-quality code and solutions, focusing on reliability, automation and maintainability and security in order to improve performance and fault-tolerance of new or existing services

- Run production system alongside product engineering teams, monitoring key metrics around availability, latency and performance. Drive incidents resolution affecting the production platform and root cause investigation within postmortems establishing a culture of collaboration between teams

- Focus on delivering automated and self-healing systems. Continuously engage in capacity planning and exploring solutions to increase the efficiency of the platform leveraging the opportunities of the public clouds

- Contribute to development, support and maintenance of continuous delivery solutions

- You will specialize in either of the following topics: Datastore, Infrastructure or DevOps

Your background

- 5+ years hands-on experience as a Site Reliability Engineer focusing on either infrastructure, DevOps or Databases

- Master’s or PhD degree in computer science, engineering or equivalent working experience

- Solid experience with cloud computing platforms (particularly AWS), applications containerization/orchestration (Docker/Kubernetes), configuration management (Terraform, Ansible) and implementing continuous delivery and deployment solutions (Jenkins, Spinnaker, ...) is a plus

- Strong knowledge of Perl, Python, Go, Rust, Java and advanced bash scripting

- Experience working in Agile environment using Scrum/Kanban/TDD

- Excellent communication skills

- You understand the implications and the thread-offs of different solutions with regards to performance, reliability, availability and security

- Analytical and structured approach in troubleshooting distributed architectures

- Strong problem-solving mindset and collaborative approach to incidents mitigation, triage and resolution

- Fluent English language skills

What’s on offer

- Work in a challenging environment

- Multi-cultural team

If you think of yourself as a highly motivated, ambitious person, please apply via email: For further information, do not hesitate to contact us: +41 (0)58 268 10 40.

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