Intermediate/Senior DevOps/SRE Engineer (Linux)

Job ID
GRDV811
Job Type
Permanent Full-Time
Location : Name (EN)
London, UK

Your Role:

 

As a DevOps/SRE engineer you will be responsible for the reliability and smooth operation of production and test environments and build automation to improve reliability and efficiency of code delivery from build to production.

 

At Global Relay we use leading edge technologies to deploy and manage 1000's of servers and the infrastructure that delivers highly scalable and available services. The role involves cross-team collaboration and communication; you will be working closely with key stakeholders to ensure that product requirements are met. This is an opportunity to influence the design and implementation of systems at scales that many do not get a chance to work at.

 

Your Job:

 

Depending on your team's needs and your skill-sets, your time will be split between

  • Automation: Developing tools & frameworks to enhance our CI (Continuous Integration) & CD (Continuous Delivery) automation using industry standard CI/CD practices
  • Operations: Monitor and ensure smooth operation of production and test environments by executing common sysadmin (system administration) tasks and automating repetitive tasks
  • Service Reliability: Occasionally provide support and initial troubleshooting when required by reviewing dashboards and logs to ensure system issues are timely addressed

 

Tech Stack:

 

Depending on your team, some of the technologies you will interact with:

  • Big Data Technology such as Cassandra, Zookeeper, Hadoop, Kafka
  • Build & Deployment Automation such as Jenkins, Git, Bitbucket, Maven, Ansible
  • Containerization/Virtualization (Docker, Kubernetes/OpenShift, VMware)
  • Instrumentation & Monitoring (Splunk, Zabbix, Prometheus)
  • Languages/Scripts: Python, Bash, Java.

 

About You:

 

  • 3+ years experience as a DevOps/SRE engineer or similar role
  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Good programming skills such as Python, Java and C#
  • Understanding of computer science fundamentals like threading, OOP and more
  • Understanding of software systems concepts such as networking, firewalls, protocols, databases and more
  • Some understanding of software delivery practices such as Git branching models and configuration management
  • Experience with:
    • Linux (CentOS preferred), Bash and Maven/Gradle
    • RDBS and NoSQL DBs such as Ms SQL, Cassandra
    • CI/CD tools such as Jenkins or Bamboo
    • Infrastructure as Code tools such as Ansible or Puppet
    • Containerization/Virtualization technology such as Docker, VMware or OpenShift Kubernetes
    • Load balancing tools such as HA-Proxy, Nginx or F5
  • Experience with the following would be considered an asset:
    • Experience with any of these: Cassandra, Zookeeper, Hadoop, Kafka, Ms SQL, or MongoDB
    • Understanding of software delivery practices such as feature toggling, no-downtime deployment
 

About Us:

Global Relay is the leading provider of cloud-based archiving, information governance, surveillance, and eDiscovery solutions to the global finance sector. We help financial services firms preserve and supervise their communications data for regulatory compliance, risk mitigation, and litigation readiness. We deliver our services to over 20,000 customers in 90 countries, including 22 of the top 25 global banks. Our market-leading archiving service supports email, instant messaging, text, market data chat, social media, enterprise social networking, voice, trade data, websites, and more. Recently, we also launched a compliant messaging platform specifically for the finance industry.

 

We’ve won major awards for our growth, management, and culture – including the Deloitte Fast 50 Leadership Award, Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures, and the Deloitte-sponsored Canada’s Best Managed Companies awards. Our Global Operations & Development Center is located in Vancouver, BC, Canada. In addition, we have offices in six other cities across the world, including major financial centers like New York, Chicago, and London.

 

Having established our dominance in the North American finance industry, we have been expanding our London operations to better serve our UK and EU customers. Our four-story EMEA headquarters on Cannon Street (near St. Paul’s Cathedral) features state-of-the-art amenities, a spectacular view of the city, and an Executive Briefing Center for customer forums and other events.

 

We provide fantastic opportunities to individuals passionate about business and technology. These opportunities include working alongside members of our leadership team. Receiving mentorship from seasoned technology and business professionals. And doing business with the world’s largest, most influential banks and enterprise organizations.

  

To learn more about our business, culture, and community involvement, visit www.globalrelay.com.

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