Site Reliability Engineer at Vertica (US - REMOTE)
Title: Site Reliability Engineer at Vertica (US - REMOTE)
Location: Remote Eligible, anywhere within the U.S.
Vertica believes that each of us knows the work environment that
makes us the most productive. That's why we provide our employees
with the ability to work how and where they will be the most
successful. We enable a flexible approach to work location, meaning
for roles where it makes sense, you can work from the office or
from home, or a combination of both, but you make that choice
including where you choose to live. Vertica invests in the best
technologies and provides flexible benefits and collaborative work
environments to empower employees to work productively in the
setting that meets their personal needs. That's why we're so proud
to have a highly productive and engaged team in every function of
Vertica is seeking a Software Reliability Engineer to expand the
VAAS (Vertica as a Service) capabilities of its analytic database
engine. It is an exciting time to join the team.
Your role will be:
Responding to service outages and part of an on-call
Conduct incident response and postmortems.
Building software to help operations, monitoring service
Monitoring availability, latency and overall system health.
Designing and documenting service recovery playbooks,
considering different outage scenarios.
Contribute to the software lifecycle from design, deployment
operations and refinement.
- Support customers as they go live.
BS in Computer Science or related technical field (or equivalent
5+ years of experience
Bash, Linux, Python (Comfortable with Linux command line)
- Excellent communication, ability to describe a problem in a
Experience managing hosted applications
At least four years of experience with python or a similar
Experience integrating software
Basic Network experience, load balancers, DNS
Basic understanding of distributed systems
- Understanding of REST API's and how to interact with them
About our team
The best ideas often come from fresh perspectives. At Vertica,
our open-minded, diverse and inclusive team is always learning from
each other. We approach intellectually challenging work with a "get
it done" attitude. Vertica Engineers are given significant latitude
and support to pursue what they are passionate about to make
Vertica an even better place. If you are excited about building
great technology with a proactive team, you will find yourself in
good company at Vertica.
About our product
Vertica provides a state-of-the-art Big Data Analytics platform
that handles petabytes of data. It is a commercially successful,
high performance, distributed database. Every industry is finding
ways to benefit from data analytics. We continue to engineer our
product to be flexible so that it supports all of them. Vertica is
a recognized leader in analytics powering some of the world's most
data driven organizations like Uber, Wayfair, Intuit, Cerner, and
more. Our columnar, MPP, distributed database delivers
unprecedented speed, petabyte scale, with analytics and machine
learning functions built into the core.
We believe the future belongs to the fast. Join us for the
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