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Staff Site Reliability Engineer
Posted on 2/2/2022
Burlingame, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Structures & Algorithms
  • Experience leading complex projects and driving the technical direction
  • 6+ years of relevant experience in a production environment
  • You are a self-starter and a strong supporter of self service and automation
  • Experience mentoring and coaching other technical members of the team
  • Experience with architecting, developing, and troubleshooting large-scale systems
  • Experience with algorithms and data structures and/or Unix/Linux systems internals (e.g., filesystems, system calls) and administration
  • Solid experience in building automations, frameworks preferably with Python and Go
  • You have built distributed, high-throughput and low-latency systems with a strong focus on availability, resilience, and durability
  • Experience being on a rotating on-call schedule
  • Collaborating closely with the EM and tech leads to drive technical directions and roadmaps*
  • You'll collaborate with other engineers on the team to foster solid engineering principles and represent our engineering values and best practices
  • Manage, maintain and scale the infrastructure responsible for telemetry frameworks used throughout Skydio's infrastructure, cloud services, and products to capture, transport, store and analyze the telemetry data
  • Scale the observability infrastructure to support petabytes of logs and billions of metric data points daily
  • Participate in deep technical design discussions within your team, across partner teams, and ensure that we're building the right systems
  • Serve as a primary point of contact for the overall health, performance, and capacity of one or more of our services
  • Partner closely with our development teams and product managers to architect and build features that are highly available, performant and secure
  • Develop innovative ways to smartly measure, monitor & report application and infrastructure health
  • You are mentoring your teammates, proposing designs, and offering innovative ways to deliver the best products
  • Designing architectural solutions to make measuring product usage as easy as possible
  • As such, we do not make hiring or other employment-related decisions on the basis of an applicant or employee's race, color, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), pregnancy, gender, gender identity or expression, age, religion, disability status, sexual orientation, marital status, medical condition, genetic information or characteristics, veteran, military or family status, or other classifications protected by applicable federal, state or local anti-discrimination laws
  • For positions located in the United States of America, our company Skydio, Inc. uses E-Verify to confirm employment eligibility. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, please visit https://www.e-verify.gov/

201-500 employees

Flying tools robotics
Company Overview
Skydio's mission is to make the world more productive, creative, and safe with autonomous flight. The company manufactures and distributes drones for various applications.
  • Child Care & Parental Leave - Family Medical Leave, Flexible Work Schedule, Generous Parental Leave
  • Health & Wellness Benefits - Dental Benefits, Disability Insurance, Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Health Insurance Benefits, Life Insurance, Onsite Gym, Vision Benefits, Wellness Programs, Mental Health Benefits
  • Home Office Stipend for Remote Employees
  • 401(K)
  • Generous PTO, Paid Holidays, Paid Sick Days
Company Values
  • Accountability
  • Transparency
  • Protection of privacy and civil liberties