Red Hat Associate Service Reliability Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts
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The Red Hat OpenShift Online Service Reliability Engineering (SRE) team is looking for an Associate Service Reliability Engineer to join our newly formed team in Boston, MA. In this role, you will play a key role within the team responsible for keeping the OpenShift environment available and secure. The Boston team will interact with other SRE teams and product engineering resources around the world to deliver large, containerized cluster environments. You’ll be responsible for provisioning, upgrades, problem detection and automated recovery scenarios, incident management, and understanding complicated, interconnected data points to resolve faults when issues arise. We'll need you to be able to work in a complicated and fast-paced environment, while quickly learning new skills and creating ways to consistently meet service level agreements and keep a globally-distributed, cloud-based, containerized service running for our customers.
Primary job responsibilities
Interact with automated monitoring and healing infrastructure to ensure healthy environments
Develop automation to auto-correct or completely prevent issues in our online solution
Participate in product release cycles, deploying code to integration, staging and production environments, integrating with continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD) tooling, monitoring and change management
Perform software updates, peer code reviews, testing, and CVE analysis; respond to security threats
Identify single points of failure and other high-risk architecture issues; propose and implement more resilient resolutions
Resolve customer issues in cooperation with Red Hat's global customer support team
Create and maintain standard operating procedures (SOPs) for performing maintenance tasks, applying configuration changes and remediating problems in our environment
Participate in a regular shift and on-call rotation
1-2 years of experience managing Linux servers running Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), CentOS, or Fedora hosted at a cloud provider like Amazon Web Services (AWS), Google Compute Engine (GCE), or Microsoft Azure
1+ year(s) of experience with enterprise systems monitoring; knowledge of Zabbix or Nagios is preferred
1+ year(s) of experience with enterprise configuration management like Ansible, Puppet, or Chef
1+ year(s) of experience with object-oriented programming with at least one language; Golang, Java, or Python preferred
1+ year(s) of experience delivering a hosted service
Demonstrated ability to quickly and accurately troubleshoot system issues
Solid understanding of standard TCP/IP networking and common protocols like DNS and HTTP
Excellent communications skills and experience working directly with and presenting to customers
Willingness to work during weekends
1+ year(s) of experience with Kubernetes and with Docker-based containers is a plus
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Job ID 60687
Category Software Engineering, Systems Engineering