Site Reliability Engineer Lead | Leading Product Company

Site Reliability Engineer Lead | Leading Product Company

Job Title: Site Reliability Engineer Lead | Leading Product Company
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: NSW
Salary: $140k-$160k + Super + Stock
Reference: 903311
Contact Name: Sean Canning
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 02, 2019 14:30

Job Description

The opportunity

Fantastic fast-growing online and mobile marketplace for local services based in Sydney CBD is excited to hire a Site Reliability Engineer Lead with the capacity to lead more than a new team, but the engineering culture and practices that surround it.
Your new role

  • Evangelising and supporting best practice for highly available and robust services and systems (this includes all phases of the SDLC from design to maintenance).
  • Setting and managing SLOs in collaboration with feature teams for the services they own.
  • Consulting on observability and monitoring of production systems including the management of overall platform availability.
  • Ensuring our software deployment and provisioning infrastructural resources (databases, compute units, routes) are defined and executed in a consistent way.
  • Providing the appropriate governance around resources and environment access to allow engineers to own their own pipelines and software systems.
  • Working closely with the Engineering Effectiveness tribe to build out the appropriate tooling and automation to deliver on the above.
  • Building out robust processes for emergency response and incident management.
The good stuff you'll get when you get the job

  • Competitive Salary Package 
  • Working for leading product companies; Google, Canva, Atlassian.
What you'll need

  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related technical field involving coding
  • Experience with algorithms, data structures, complexity analysis and software design.
  • Experience in one or more of the following: C, C++, Java, Python, Go, Kubernetes or Ruby.
  • Systematic problem-solving approach, coupled with strong communication skills and a sense of ownership and drive.
  • Ability to debug and optimise code and automate routine tasks.
Want to apply?

If you think this role is for you, click "apply now" and send us your CV in WORD format only.

If you'd like to find out more about the role before you apply, call Sean Canning for a confidential discussion on 0412 293 322 or

Please note; because we're expecting a lot of interest in this role, we'll only be contacting successful applicants.