Senior Service Reliability Engineer (SRE)

Job Title: Senior Service Reliability Engineer (SRE)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne
Salary: $130000 - $160000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-02-06
Reference: JO-1902-93382
Contact Name: Brittany Kyle
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 06, 2019 15:31

Job Description

Our client is one of Australia’s most highly recognised financial enterprises. They require a Senior Service Reliability Engineer to focus on driving better production systems by defining engineering approaches that deliver operational best practice.
The successful candidate will:
  • Ensure no production change will result in any degradation of agreed service reliability or performance objectives.
  • Drive continuous Improvement of service availability, recovery, efficiency & performance.
  • Support services before they go live through activities such as system design consulting, developing software platforms and frameworks, capacity planning and launch reviews.
  • Deliver capability to capture metrics such as availability, latency and overall system health.
  • Scale systems sustainably through mechanisms like automation, and evolve systems by pushing for changes that improve reliability and velocity.
  • Practice sustainable incident response, through delivery of incident response playbooks & automated recovery mechanisms to improve MTTR (Mean Time to Restore)Accountabilities
Experience and Skills

  • Experience in software development, including design/coding applications using Agile practices
  • Platform Experience - Linux/ UNIX / Windows
  • Scripting / Automation experience in Commodity scripting languages (bash, powershell, python, go)
  • Dev Ops experience
  • WebServers / Load Balancers (Apache / NGIX / Jetty etc)
  • System Engineering - Web/App Administration, Scripting, DB concepts, Network and Securities
  • AWS experience in Compute, Storage, Network, Developer, and Management Tools
  • Integration & Continuous Delivery

To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact Brittany Kyle on 03 9929 9533, quoting ref no. JO-1902-93382. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at