Site Reliability Engineer, CloudConnect in Seattle, WA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Avalara   •  

Seattle, WA 98160

Industry: Enterprise Technology


Less than 5 years

Posted 55 days ago



  • bash scripting
  • common Linux utilities—ssh, scp, rsync, cron, iptables, curl, etc
  • HAProxy, DHCP/static IP configuration
  • Debian packages
  • Postgres
  • Java, Scala


  • SQL Server
  • IIS
  • C#, .NET Framework, ASP.NET


  • RabbitMQ
  • XML, JSON datasets
  • Jenkins automation server


  • Deploy updates to fleet of systems
  • Monitor production systems
  • On-call duty along with quick response to critical alerts
  • Coordinate with other teams to plan for deployments
  • Improve production monitoring and alerting
  • Assist in implementation and going-live on systems
  • Troubleshoot issues on production systems


  • DevOps minded
  • Deployment automation
  • General infrastructure and networking knowledge, including load balancer configuration
  • Knowledge of virtualization technologies
  • Security best-practices
  • Cross-platform know-how — Linux, Windows

Qualifications (absolute must haves walking in the door)

  • Minimum of 3 years experience in a DevOps/Systems Engineering role supporting teams shipping complex applications to large scale production environments.
  • Use of Amazon Web Services (AWS), specifically S3, Route 53, EC2, RDS or relatable cloud infrastructure experience.
  • Experience in management automation both on Linux and Windows.
  • SQL queries and scripting.
  • Bash scripting and Linux tools.

Preferred Qualifications (great to have but not absolutely necessary)

  • Strong mix of software engineering (C# and .NET Core/Framework) and operation support skills.
  • Containerization, Docker, Kubernetes.

Valid Through: 2019-9-17