Site Reliability Engineer (Remote)

Frontdoor, inc.

Denver Colorado

United States

Information Technology
(No Timezone Provided)

Engineering

Site Reliability Engineers (SREs) at Frontdoor are responsible for maintaining the availability and uptime of infrastructure. SREs use software engineering principles to solve operational challenges to create reliable infrastructure. We try to reduce the toil from our everyday work using as much automation as possible.

Responsibilities:

* Implement SRE principles and practices across organization to improve performance and efficiency
* Research and implement solutions to build an always-up, always-available, resilient services
* Integrate and automate existing manual solutions and processes
* Participate in an on-call rotation for availability incidents
* Plan for growth and capacity of the infrastructure
* Troubleshoot and support productions issues
* Participates on cross functional company project teams responsible for implementing technology.
* Investigates anomalies/outages and determines steps to reproduce, root cause, and solutions options.
* Monitors environment performance and provides all necessary reporting analysis.
* Attends relevant conference/seminars to remain current on new and upcoming technology.

Skills Requirements:

* Hands-on experience with cloud service providers (at least one of GCP, AWS)
* Hands-on experience with at least one configuration management software (Ansible/Chef/Puppet)
* Experience with networking configuration and administration for cloud and hybrid solutions
* Experience with setting up Logging (e.g. ELK) and Monitoring (e.g. Prometheus) solutions
* Working knowledge of containers and any one container orchestration platform (Kubernetes/Nomad/Mesos/Swarm)
* Working knowledge of service mesh concepts (Istio etc.)
* Understanding and experience in at least one CI/CD pipeline (Jenkins/Travis/CircleCI/GitLab etc.)
* Good understanding of Unix/Linux operating systems and its internals
* Well-versed with Linux CLI
* Apart from shell scripting(sh/bash), proficient with one other programming language (Python/Ruby/Go/Perl)
* Working knowledge of any one distributed version control systems (git/bzr/hg)
* Ability to write good technical user documents
* Exposure to managing Infrastructure as Code with tools like Terraform/CloudFormation or using Cloud Provider SDKs

Experience Requirement:

* At least 2-4 years of hands-on DevOps/SRE experience
* At least 1-2 years of experience developing code, either maintaining scripts or applications
* Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related technical or quantitative degree (e.g. mathematics)

Additional Frontdoor Total Rewards Information: We are passionate about empowering our people, and are creating an environment where associates are engaged and excited to be part of taking the hassle out of home ownership. Our approach to benefits is holistic, and includes health, wellbeing and financial components including: insurance for medical/pharmacy, dental, vision, life, and disability, weight loss and smoking cessation programs, matching 401(k) and ability to participate in our employee stock purchase plan. The incoming salary for this role is $100,000 for the minimum level of experience outlined in the requirements for this role; however, the salary we ultimately offer will typically increase commensurate with experience.

Site Reliability Engineer (Remote)

Frontdoor, inc.

Denver Colorado

United States

Information Technology

(No Timezone Provided)

Engineering

Site Reliability Engineers (SREs) at Frontdoor are responsible for maintaining the availability and uptime of infrastructure. SREs use software engineering principles to solve operational challenges to create reliable infrastructure. We try to reduce the toil from our everyday work using as much automation as possible.

Responsibilities:

* Implement SRE principles and practices across organization to improve performance and efficiency
* Research and implement solutions to build an always-up, always-available, resilient services
* Integrate and automate existing manual solutions and processes
* Participate in an on-call rotation for availability incidents
* Plan for growth and capacity of the infrastructure
* Troubleshoot and support productions issues
* Participates on cross functional company project teams responsible for implementing technology.
* Investigates anomalies/outages and determines steps to reproduce, root cause, and solutions options.
* Monitors environment performance and provides all necessary reporting analysis.
* Attends relevant conference/seminars to remain current on new and upcoming technology.

Skills Requirements:

* Hands-on experience with cloud service providers (at least one of GCP, AWS)
* Hands-on experience with at least one configuration management software (Ansible/Chef/Puppet)
* Experience with networking configuration and administration for cloud and hybrid solutions
* Experience with setting up Logging (e.g. ELK) and Monitoring (e.g. Prometheus) solutions
* Working knowledge of containers and any one container orchestration platform (Kubernetes/Nomad/Mesos/Swarm)
* Working knowledge of service mesh concepts (Istio etc.)
* Understanding and experience in at least one CI/CD pipeline (Jenkins/Travis/CircleCI/GitLab etc.)
* Good understanding of Unix/Linux operating systems and its internals
* Well-versed with Linux CLI
* Apart from shell scripting(sh/bash), proficient with one other programming language (Python/Ruby/Go/Perl)
* Working knowledge of any one distributed version control systems (git/bzr/hg)
* Ability to write good technical user documents
* Exposure to managing Infrastructure as Code with tools like Terraform/CloudFormation or using Cloud Provider SDKs

Experience Requirement:

* At least 2-4 years of hands-on DevOps/SRE experience
* At least 1-2 years of experience developing code, either maintaining scripts or applications
* Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related technical or quantitative degree (e.g. mathematics)

Additional Frontdoor Total Rewards Information: We are passionate about empowering our people, and are creating an environment where associates are engaged and excited to be part of taking the hassle out of home ownership. Our approach to benefits is holistic, and includes health, wellbeing and financial components including: insurance for medical/pharmacy, dental, vision, life, and disability, weight loss and smoking cessation programs, matching 401(k) and ability to participate in our employee stock purchase plan. The incoming salary for this role is $100,000 for the minimum level of experience outlined in the requirements for this role; however, the salary we ultimately offer will typically increase commensurate with experience.