Site Reliability Engineer- Performance & Scalability

OfferUp   •  

Bellevue, WA

Industry: Technology


Less than 5 years

Posted 59 days ago

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  • Work with other SREs to build a comprehensive set of tools to automate and monitor our production infrastructure
  • Work with other engineering teams to build performant, resilient, operable, self-healing services
  • Participate in reasonable on-call rotations with the rest of Engineering
  • Practice sustainable incident response and blameless postmortems


  • You have the knowledge of various aspects of service design: including messaging protocols & behavior, caching strategies and software design practices
  • 2+ years managing groups of servers at scale, preferably in AWS
  • Demonstrable knowledge of TCP/IP, HTTP, web application security, and experiencesupporting multi-tier web application architectures
  • Proficient in a modern scriptinglanguage, Python preferred
  • Experience with system, runtime and application performance profiling
  • Experience building load testing frameworks

Nice to have

  • Experience with distributed tracing or APM vendors
  • Contribution to open source projects
  • An active interest in serverless computing and containerization

Our team

  • Collaborates and works as a team
  • Avoids doing things twice
  • Solves hard problems for tomorrow, not just for today
  • Stays positive and prefers fixing problems to complaining about them
  • Investigates, considers and adopts new technology where it makes sense
  • Doesn’t tolerate brilliant jerks