Upserve's Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) team includes some of our best developers, who want to do more and go faster. They are obsessed with automation, and play a critical role in ensuring the reliability and uptime our customers depend upon, constantly working to improve the systems and tools that keep our products running smoothly.
The SRE team enables our developers to execute quickly, and strive to maximize product uptime while minimizing developer lag. Our SREs are also on call as the first line of defense when identifying and diagnosing challenging performance issues, and they play a key role in shaping the direction of Upserve's engineering processes. If you're a pragmatic idealist -- you strive for efficient and practical solutions not just theoretically ideal ones, and have a passion for Amazon Web Services (AWS) and operating system internals and databases -- then come join the team!
About Engineering at Upserve:
* BS degree in Computer Science or related technical field involving coding (e.g., physics or mathematics), or equivalent practical experience. * 2+ years of professional experience as a Software Developer. * Proven professional experience building correct, well-tested systems and components, and driving clarity even given loose direction and requirements. * Expertise in continuous software delivery and integration. You should have prior experience building, optimizing, and scaling real-time, event-driven, fault-tolerant, and distributed systems. * Outstanding programming skills, and experience with server-side frameworks like Ruby on Rails. * Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS), operating system internals, filesystems, databases, and networks. * Knowledge of when to employ different storage technologies (e.g. relational, simple file-based, graph-based, noSQL).
* Are passionate about automation, site reliability, and developer enablement * Have a strong orientation for, and persistence in, solving complex problems as succinctly and scalably as possible * Are able to work collaboratively with other Engineers and Product Managers * Are aware of your own limitations and comfortable asking for help when needed
* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.