Technology, Analytics & Business Intelligence

Senior Site Reliability Engineer

Experience Level: Mid

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Summary:

We are looking for a Senior Site Reliability Engineer to join our team. SREs serve as a holistic bridge between their domain expertise and the greater impact on reliability metrics for the entire business. GLG’s SRE team owns the entire production and development infrastructure, including multiple clouds, over 6 different geographies. We are moving to cutting edge service offerings, implementing modern CI/CD solutions, and deploying security tools to help protect our client and council member data. You will embed with other teams to design resilient and reliable (HA) systems that meet their needs while keeping in line with the Well-Architected Framework pillars: Security, Reliability, Performance Efficiency, Cost Optimization, Operational Excellence.  

 

Specific responsibilities include (but are not limited to): 

  • Evangelize development best practices throughout the engineering organization 
  • Manage cloud infrastructure as code with Terraform 
  • Solve complex systems problems 
  • Collaborate with product teams to deliver architecturally robust solutions 
  • Automate away tedium and toil 
  • Participate in an on-call rotation 
  • Develop software tools and platforms to support your colleagues 
  • Mentor junior developers 

 

An ideal candidate will have the following: 

  • At least five (5) years of professional experience in IT and/or Software Engineering
  • An entrepreneurial spirit – You like solving business and technical problems as well as technical ones 
  • Strong understanding of AWS products and cloud-native architectures 
  • Insatiable curiosity – There’s always more to learn
  • Linux system administration experience 
  • Fluent in at least one “scripting” language (node.js, python) 
  • Strong understanding of container orchestration (Docker, ECS) 
  • A genuine love of technology 
  • A desire to continually improve both yourself and your colleagues 

 

 

About GLG / Gerson Lehrman Group

GLG is the world’s insight network. Our clients rely on GLG’s global team to connect with powerful insight across fields from our network of 900,000+ experts (and the hundreds of new experts we recruit every day).

We serve thousands of the world’s best businesses, from Fortune 500 corporations to leading technology companies to professional services firms and financial institutions. We connect our clients to the world’s largest and most varied source of first-hand expertise, including executives, scientists, academics, former public-sector leaders, and the foremost subject matter specialists.

GLG’s industry-leading compliance framework allows clients to learn in a structured, auditable, and transparent way, consistent with their own internal compliance obligations and the highest professional ethical standards. Our compliance standards are a major competitive differentiator and key component of the company’s culture.

To learn more, visit www.GLGinsights.com.

Gerson Lehrman Group, Inc. (“GLG”) is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of age, race, religion, color, marital status, disability, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any classification protected by federal, state, or local law.

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Gerson Lehrman Group, Inc. (“GLG”) is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of age, race, religion, color, marital status, disability, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any classification protected by federal, state, or local law.