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Location

Zurich, CH

Job Term

Full-Time

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Senior Reliability Engineer, Infrastructure

As a Senior Reliability Engineer you will be part of an empowered full remote  team that plays a key part in building, automating and enhancing our cloud and container-based infrastructure. We act as "engineers for the engineers" helping others understand and leverage the architecture and platform underlying their features. Our technology stack consists of AWS, Kubernetes and Istio. Our aim is to create a reliable platform for running our core services while enabling teams to move fast, take risks and experiment.

Responsibilities:

  • Build and scale our cloud-based infrastructure including managing our Kubernetes clusters and AWS environment
  • Ensure the high availability, autoscaling and failure recovery capabilities of production and pre-production systems
  • Develop custom controllers to automate the management of clusters
  • Leverage Istio and Envoy to manage service communication and provide network observability
  • Actively drive initiatives towards better system design and implementation of new technologies
  • Participate in infrastructure on-call rotations
  • Champion our operations culture and help the engineering organization deliver highly available services for our customers

Requirements:

  • Availability from 13:00 to 17:00 Central European Standard Time zone (Berlin/Zurich) every day for collaboration with the team
  • Experience with Kubernetes and running containers at scale
  • A good, low level understanding of the Linux operating system
  • Strong coding skills in at least one programming language. Our most used language is Go
  • Good understanding of distributed systems, networking and container technology
  • In-depth knowledge of public cloud environments like AWS
  • Positive, proactive team player who is passionate about their craft and cares about helping the team deliver
  • Written and verbal communication skills with the ability to clearly explain technical concepts to others in English
  • You care about monitoring and understanding the state of systems
  • Problem solver with operations skills that can quickly diagnose and pinpoint issues in a production environment

We Offer:

  • Work on a product that helps create memorable travel experiences
  • Smart, engaged co-workers
  • Full remote position, work from anywhere permanently
  • Speak English in the office with an international team
  • Virtual stock options - be part of our success story
  • Hackathons every two months and weekly tech talks
  • Personal growth budget as well as a dedicated home office budget
  • GetYourGuide vouchers

Curious?

Do you have the skills for the job, enthusiasm about our vision and fit our culture? We are looking forward to hearing from you! For any further questions regarding this position contact us via [email protected]

In the meantime, you can check our blog to see what happens behind the scenes at GetYourGuide!

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