Senior Site Reliability Engineer


Santa Clara, CA

Industry: IT Consulting/Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 392 days ago


  • Automate everything, to minimize manual work, and meet security and compliance objectives in all aspects of the secure cloud ecosystem.
  • Partner with DevOps and Engineering teams to integrate security controls into continuous deployment processes baking security into the infrastructure.
  • Align with DevOps and Engineering to build sustainable security processes across a global multi-cloud production network.
  • Work with Development and Operations teams to ensure proper key management and encryption are used according to security best practices.
  • Provide best practices for securing systems hosted in public clouds, especially AWS, GCE/GKE, Azure.
  • Help architect, build and deploy secure infrastructure and security solutions in support of Cloud Operations – including standards for hosts, firewalls, load balancers and all parts of the infrastructure
  • Work in a dynamic & collaborative environment
  • Build DevOps solutions using the latest technologies and tools
  • Engage with customers to present the Security and Privacy model
  • Plan and execute annual Audits
  • DevOps Solutions & tools support (Engineering Level Support)
  • Public Cloud cost optimization, tool selection etc.

Education and Experience

  • Master’s in Computer Science or equivalent with 10+ years’ experience in Software Design, Development and Production Operations
  • CISSP training and certification is required

Required Skills

  • Experience securing Cloud Systems.
  • 5+ years working in Linux environments (Ubuntu preferred)
  • 2+ years building tools with at least one of the programming languages (Python preferred)
  • 2+ years’ experience architecting and administering Databases (i.e Postgres, MySQL)
  • Experience with caching technologies (i.e. Memcache, MongoDB, Redis)
  • Experience with system automation and deployment tools (Chef, Puppet, Ansible)
  • Demonstrated experience building out a SIEM and DLP systems

Preferred Skills

  • You should love the challenge of making systems and processes both secure and easy to use.
  • Have a track record for embedding security into the fabric of an organization and infrastructure.
  • A strategic thinker who can translate vision into tactical execution.
  • Strong decision making and project management skills.
  • Demonstrated expertise with security, audit, and protection tools.
  • Exemplary track record in developing security standards for cloud & virtual infrastructure, host, network and other devices.
  • An understanding of modern build tools like Jenkins
  • Experience with Openstack and Openstack management tools
  • Experience with AWS and AWS provided tools (Cloud formation, OpsWorks etc.)
  • Experience with monitoring/graphing tools (Sensu, graphite etc.)
  • Experience working with vendors in a combination of the following:  Cloud, SaaS, ISP, Managed Hosting and Datacenter space
  • A strong technical foundation in build, release and deployment environments
  • Passion for and ability to design and support robust build, deployment and configuration management systems
  • Experience working with distributed remote teams is a plus.

Job ID 1011887