Site Reliability Engineer

Job#: 2029318

Job Description:

Job Title: Site Reliability Engineer 
Location: Columbus OH/Hybrid 3 days onsite 
Contract Type: 6 month CTH
Pay Rate: $62-$68/hr 
  • Maintain the production environment by monitoring availability and taking a holistic view of system health
    • Ensure highly resilient, low latency, business continuity designs in multi regions application deployments
    • Build software and systems to manage platform infrastructure and applications
    • Improve reliability, quality, and time-to-market of our suite of software solutions
    • Monitor at the application level, troubleshoot performance bottlenecks, and recommend application configurations
    • Optimize system performance, with an eye toward pushing our capabilities forward, getting ahead of customer needs, and innovating to continually improve
    • Provide primary operational support and engineering for multiple large distributed software applications
    • Gather and analyze metrics from both operating systems and applications to assist in performance tuning and fault finding
    • Partner with development teams to improve services through rigorous testing and release procedures
    • Participate in system design consulting, platform management, and capacity planning
    • Create sustainable systems and services through automation and uplifts
    • Balance feature development speed and reliability with well-defined service level objectives

Basic Qualifications:

    • Bachelors Degree
    • 6+ years of related experience
    • Ability to program (structured and OO) with Python or Java
    • Strong with AWS network services (e.g., Route 53, CloudFront, Elastic Load Balancing)
    • Experience with Cloud Formation
    • A proactive approach to spotting problems, areas for improvement, and performance bottlenecks
    • Solid understanding of the common challenges with migrations and modernization, the ability to choose the right path based on previous experience
    • Experience of the full software development life cycle: from requirements gathering and functional specification authoring to development, testing, and delivery
    • Expertise with application observ ability patterns and site reliability practices
    • Extensive experience working with large distributed infrastructures
    • Experience with AWS cloud platform - EC2, VPC, IAM, S3, ECS/EKS, RDS, Lambda, and others
    • Experience with DevOps tools - CloudFormation/Terraform, Jenkins, Ansible, and others
    • Hands-on experience with Linux/Windows, containers, databases, scripting

Preferred Qualifications:

    • Ability to work independently and multitask within a collaborative work environment
    • Willingness and aptitude for continuous improvement
    • Do the right thing attitude while being a strong team player
    • Strong communication and collaboration skills, focus on customer service
    • Previous success in technical engineering
    • Coding experience beyond simple scripts
    • AWS Professional Certification
    • Experience with Jenkins

















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Apex Systems is a world-class IT services company that serves thousands of clients across the globe. When you join Apex, you become part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. We offer quality career resources, training, certifications, development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in many awards, including ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing® in Talent Satisfaction in the United States and Great Place to Work® in the United Kingdom and Mexico.

Employee Type:

Columbus, OH, US

Job Type:
Infrastructure and Security

Date Posted:
May 14, 2024