Site Reliability Engineer

  • Rock Recruiters Ltd
  • Gibraltar
  • Mar 17, 2020
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Job Description

Our client is an established and reputable Online gaming company at the forefront of Sportsbook, Casino and Poker, with new modern offices in a premier location in Gibraltar, Near South of Spain.

Our client is seeking a Site Reliability Engineer  to join the growing team and offer competitive salaries, relocation assistance and a great benefits package.

Relocation/Why Gibraltar?

Our client and ourselves as your agent look after from start to finish – Relocation Guidance & Assistance, Local Knowledge info – All rewarded with a UK comparative salary, lower tax, Full benefits package, relocation allowance and most importantly the Mediterranean lifestyle.

Gibraltar offers it all when you are looking for that high quality lifestyle of 300 days sun and outdoor living plus a stable and thriving economy in a technology hub with plenty of future career prospects. Gibraltar is an overseas British Territory with the main language being English and the currency sterling.

Gibraltar is multi-national and attracts people from all over the world boasting a vibrant community and bustling centre with modern marinas, casino, clubs, bars and restaurants.

Lower tax on electrical goods, cigarettes, alcohol and salary are another perk to life in Gibraltar.

Many people live in Spain and easily commute into Gibraltar daily and benefit from wages being exchanged into Euros and the lower cost of living that Spain has to offer. Working in the buzz of the city by day and living in a holiday destination in the evening/weekends, there is a fantastic work/life balance here.

Purpose of the role:

We are seeking a helpful and experienced Site Reliability Engineer to join our Infrastructure team.  A can-do attitude and eagerness to learn will be paramount for this role.   On any given day, we are improving the scalability and resilience of our systems, driving adoption of best practices within an agile framework, and automating every process along the way.  Therefore, a dynamic knowledgeable profile is desirable.

We want you to push the technological boundaries, so we’ll give you the freedom and the tools and stimulating working environment to allow you to deliver awesome technology.

Key Responsibilities / Duties:

• Support services before they go live through activities such as system design consulting, development software platforms and frameworks, capacity planning and launch reviews.

• Advertise DevOps culture.

• Automation of processes and daily routines.

• Work with development, testing, end users and others to identify and resolve bottlenecks in the path to production.

• Provide technical direction to establish, align and evolve operational standards.

• Troubleshooting and improving existing infrastructure and systems.

• Using existing ticketing systems.

• You will be required to work a rotating shift pattern with other engineers.

• Support of a Linux production environment, including Operating System, Storage, Web Layers and Cloud Technologies and work in a DevOps oriented solution including tools such as Ansible, Docker, Terraform.

• Design, implement and architect new solutions for the above environment.

• Manage and monitor the services, including provisioning of new hardware, virtual machines and containers and analysing problems that impact services.

Person Specification, Skills, Experience & Qualifications:

● Proven experience working in an infrastructure focused team.

● 2-3 years of experience working as UnixOps/DevOps.

● +5 years’ experience analysing, troubleshooting, supporting and resolving issues within a multi-tiered application architecture, especially service-oriented and microservices architecture requiring 24×7 availability.

● An appreciation for DevOps methods (communication, collaboration, integration & automation).

● Excellent knowledge of Linux, Cloud computing principles, Automation and auto provisioning tools.

● Strong focus on efficiency, simplicity and maintainability.

● Ability to prioritise tasks and work independently.

● Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.

● Ability to work under pressure.

● An amazing attention to detail.

● Good written communication skills.