Site Reliability Engineer

Job Title: Site Reliability Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tokyo, Japan
Salary: 5000000 - 7000000
Reference: 10478
Contact Name: Dana Greenfield
Job Published: August 03, 2018 09:00

Job Description

Our Client is focused in the Education Technology space, seeking an SRE to maintain the stability and reliability of their services and keep them easy to develop.

In addition to building and monitoring infrastructure and troubleshooting, this SRE team continuously configures and updates Company service, focusing especially on using public clouds and SaaS, automating, and using open source software.

Utilizing Public Clouds and SaaS - Currently built on AWS and GCP
  • Actively using SaaS for non-core parts for Company service
  • Datadog for monitoring, SendGrid for mailing, and Sentry for tracking errors
Infrastructure as Code (Coding and Automation)
  • Tools such as Terraform and Ansible to create codes and automate
Utilizing Open Source Software
  • Open source software such as Ruby, Ruby on Rails, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Fluentd, Deis, Kubernetes to support our service
  • Team encourages their engineers to actively get involved in the open source community by reporting issues if needed and creating plug-ins, rather than just using it
Writing codes
  • Their SREs actively write codes

The description above are simply examples of what the SRE team does. You can change the scope of your job depending on your skills and ability, and there is no restriction as long as you manage the Company’s service reliably.

Required Skills & Experience:
  • Sympathy with the engineering style and mission to revolutionize the way learning opportunities are distributed
  • Communication skills to work as part of the team
  • Experience with using and maintaining automation and configuration management tools on public clouds (either AWS, GCP, or Azure)
  • Experience with writing codes besides Shell Script

Preferred Skills & Experience:
  • Experience in programming in Ruby.
  • Experience in designing own service which is specialized for clouds.
  • Experience in building and maintaining a web app (it could be a personal/hobby project.)
  • Experience in building data analytics infrastructure.
  • Communication skills in English (Business-level reading/writing skills are desirable. Speaking could be basic.)