New York, NY
Our Client seeks an exceptional Site Reliability Engineer Lead to join their Technology team to build and lead their SRE function. In addition to growing the SRE team and championing SRE as a framework across the firm, they will lead technical projects with a focus on scalability and reliability. This role will be responsible for establishing the SRE support framework for our most mission critical services, application performance profiling, conducting Product Readiness Reviews and setting well defined error budgets for all SRE supported services. This is a high visibility, high impact role that will interact with all parts of our technology organization.
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years of experience, and a strong engineering background in software or infrastructure development, having engineered and supported high throughput systems in a demanding production environment. They will have experience engineering and advocating best-practices in monitoring, configuration management, continuous integration and continuous deployment. This individual must possess exceptional verbal and written communication skills and the ability to construct rigorous arguments. Experience managing a team and coding in Python, Java, or other object-oriented language is a must; a familiarity with AWS is desirable. Experience implementing SRE principles in previous work experience is a strong plus.