Full-Time

Principal Site Reliability Engineer

Sre/Devops

Posted on 5/2/2024

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

51-200 employees

Ownership in largest traveler review platform

Consumer Goods

Senior

Oxford, UK

Required Skills
Kubernetes
Agile
Python
Puppet
Management
Git
Postgres
Docker
Jenkins
Ansible
Development Operations (DevOps)
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field (or equivalent experience)
  • Proven experience as a DevOps Engineer or similar role, focusing on building and maintaining scalable infrastructures
  • Strong proficiency in Python for scripting and automation tasks
  • Expertise in configuration management such as Ansible or Puppet
  • Solid understanding of PostgreSQL and experience in managing PostgreSQL databases
  • Hands-on experience with CI/CD tools like Jenkins, GitLab CI, and GitHub Actions
  • Knowledge of containerization technologies like Docker and container orchestration tools like Kubernetes is a plus
  • Understanding of networking concepts such as load balancing and DNS
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced, agile environment
Responsibilities
  • Infrastructure Automation: Design, implement, and maintain automated infrastructure provisioning and configuration management using tools like Ansible to ensure consistency and scalability.
  • Monitoring and Alerting: Set up monitoring and logging systems to proactively detect and address potential issues, ensuring optimal performance and reliability in environments like on-prem Prometheus/Thanos, Grafana Cloud, and Grafana Cloud Loki.
  • Database Management: Manage hundreds of on-prem PostgreSQL databases, including performance tuning, backups, and disaster recovery strategies.
  • Collaboration: Work closely with cross-functional teams, including developers and system administrators, to improve the overall development and deployment processes.
  • Troubleshooting and Incident Management: Assist in identifying and resolving operational issues and participate in on-call rotations.

At this company, employees thrive in a culture centered around extensive user-generated content and advanced online review management, pivotal aspects in shaping the global travel experience. The affiliation with TripAdvisor not only enhances career opportunities through exposure to the industry's best practices but also positions employees at the forefront of technology and customer interaction in the travel industry. This environment encourages innovation and leadership in managing and presenting valuable travel insights.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$325M

Headquarters

New Berlin, Wisconsin

Founded

1999

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

2%