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Site Reliability Engineer(SRE)-Kubernetes

Primary Location: Bangalore,Karnataka

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CMBU Production Engineering team is engaged with Service/Site Reliability of CMBU SaaS. We are centralized Production Engineering team of CMBU, responsible for delivering operational efficiency through day zero integration of Service Reliability best practices, influencing service design, guiding teams on service resiliency, developing and maintaining a resilient infrastructure for meeting SLAs.

Your opportunity

As a member of this team, you will be an integral member and play a lead role in the SRE team. Your opportunities:

  • Develop and deploy software and infra that will help drive improvements towards the availability, management, and visibility of CMBU services.
  • You will be responsible for communicating to management the operational status of the environments including performance, capacity, availability, failure rates, and other performance metrics.
  • You will take part in the on-call rotation for these and other critical systems. You will be driven to make on-call one of the best parts of the job.
  • Contribute/Develop tools for metrics gathering, introspection, monitoring and orchestration.

A good programming (development) background and understanding of System administration is a must, and specific experience with Linux operating systems, Kubernetes, AWS and Docker are required. To be successful, you will need a strong technical orientation; be a creative problem solver, solving operational challenges through automation; be motivated to advance in the field; and work well in a team-oriented environment. We are looking for highly passionate engineers who have a strong self-directed work ethic, a nimble mindset, and a strong personal ownership of system quality.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Key team member and a technical leader of geographically-distributed SRE team, geared to operationalise, containerised enterprise class SaaS product on public cloud. Involve in service design discussions and influence design in terms of best practices around service monitoring and resiliency. Ability to analyse and optimise performance in high-traffic Internet applications. Work on analysis, optimisation and scalability design of Petabyte scale SaaS application. Work as 1st line of defence, for incoming incidents triggered by automated alerting systems and work on establishing/maturing process and tooling for the team. Passionate on ensuring effective SLAs and lead, drive changes for meeting SLAs. Experience with Java or Go application servers and JVM configuration. Understanding of Infra as code and methods of implementation. Experience implementing Infrastructure as Code using Test Driven Design. Work with VMware InfoSec team on security aspects of Kubernetes, docker and AWS. Require limited supervision and direction; drive results and set priorities for self and pizza side team independently.


  • Background with Computer Science fundamentals (based on a BS or MS in CS or related field)
  • Proficient in at least one programming language Go Lang, Rust, Java, Python, Node js, C++ and SQL.
  • Proficient in at least one - Terraform, Ansible, Python
  • Familiarity with at least one micro-services development framework, eg spring boot, DropWizard, etc.
  • Knowledge of Linux Systems Admin and Database at Minimum.
  • Knowledge in DevOps, DevSecOps, Compliance and Audit of SaaS services.
  • 3-7+ Years of experience in similar role.
  • Familiarity with logging and monitoring technologies such as Nagios, Log Insight, DataDog, Wavefront, Splunk, vROps, AppDynamics, New Relic, Rollbar, Sentry etc.
  • Experience in designing and maintaining cloud-based solution with AWS, Azure and Google Cloud Platform.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills — must be able to work effectively as part of a project/ program team and foster team cooperation.
  • Must be able to effectively communicate technical information to both technical and non-technical personnel.
  • Ability to work in team environment, while being self-directed, proactive and action oriented.

Category : Engineering and Technology
Subcategory: Software Engineering
Experience: Manager and Professional
Full Time/ Part Time: Full Time
Posted Date: 2021-04-22

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