Senior DBA SRE - Remote - SAAS

Job Title: Senior DBA SRE - Remote - SAAS
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits, Equity
Start Date: permanent
Reference: R2T_1600415196
Contact Name: Matthew Pearce
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 18, 2020 08:46

Job Description

Senior DBA SRE / Bath & Remote / GCP & AWS / Kubernetes / Gluster / Tech for Devs

Talent are partnered with an organisation in the UK who provide tools for developers and tech companies to make data-driven decisions on their code base and engineering teams output.

We're looking for a Senior DBA SRE to join the team to run large-scale, massively distributed, fault-tolerant systems.

They use engineering skills to build tools and processes to keep online 24/7, making the systems self-heal wherever possible to limit the impact of being on-call. This is REMOTE or can be undertaken onsite - Or a mixture of both.

This is paying up to 100k (DOE) plus package + Bonus & Equity.

The responsibilities;

* Ensure that all the microservices, databases and other infrastructure are observable

* Introduce Monitoring

* Influence the design of new and existing microservices

* Maintain databases and help to keep them performant

* Validate infrastructure

* Work with security team to implement best practice

* Make sure that On-Premise product is as reliable as the SaaS product.

* Regularly be on-call to deal with production issues

* Review Work of Others

About you

* 8+ years of engineering experience. You've come from a software engineering background

* Hands on experience with one of the major cloud platforms: AWS, GCP or Azure.

* Professional experience in one or more of the following languages: C#, Java, Python, Go, JavaScript or Ruby.

* Professional experience querying, deploying and maintaining multiple databases/datastores (we use MongoDB, Redis, Elasticsearch and Gluster).

* Architecture/design through implementation to delivery.

Bonus points for

* Experience with Docker/Kubernetes.

* Experience with Terraform/Packer/Vagrant.

* Experience with Ansible.

* Experience with MongoDB/Redis/Elasticsearch.

* Experience with Gluster.

* Experience with RabbitMQ/Kafka.

* Experience with microservices in production.