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Site Reliability Engineer at OfferUp
Bellevue, WA, US

OfferUp is on a mission to create the simplest, most trustworthy way to buy and sell locally. The free app for iOS and Android makes it easy for people to post items for sale with just a picture from their smartphones and find great deals on items nearby. Now the largest mobile marketplace for local buyers and sellers in the U.S., OfferUp brings millions of people together to discover more value right where they are.

 

At a Glance

A top shopping app on iTunes and Google Play

$14+ Billion In Transactions in 2016

Geekwire App of Year

35+ Million Downloads

We are looking for an experienced Site Reliability Engineer to join our Operations Team.  We provide tools and services to all teams in OfferUp for managing an increasingly complex production infrastructure in AWS.  Our success is measured by our ability to allow everyone to stand up and deploy services quickly with no downtime.  In this role, you will be at the forefront of driving and developing the technology that automates everything.  

 

Responsibilities

 

Work with other SREs to build a comprehensive set of tools to automate and monitor our production infrastructure

Work with Engineering to build resilient, operable, self-healing services

Participate in reasonable on-call rotations with the rest of Engineering

Experience

 

Managed groups of servers, preferably in AWS, at scale

Reasonably deep knowledge of Linux and internet technologies

Proficient in modern scripting languages like Python or Ruby

Configuration management tools like Ansible or Salt

Used advanced metrics to solve hard problems

Experience managing Big Data or high-throughput distributed systems like Hadoop and Kafka

Nice to have

 

Experience with continuous integration

Contribution to open source projects

An active interest in containerization technologies such as Docker and/or Kubernetes

Our team:

 

Acts like a team

Avoids doing things twice

Solves hard problems for tomorrow, not just for today

Prefers fixing problems to complaining about them

Investigates, considers and adopts new technology where it makes sense

Doesn’t tolerate brilliant jerks