Site Reliability Engineer

Posted on 1/6/2024

Varda Space

Varda Space

51-200 employees

In-space manufacturing platform for microgravity products

Industrial & Manufacturing

Junior, Mid, Senior

El Segundo, CA, USA

Required Skills
Operating Systems
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, information systems, or engineering discipline
  • Experience with Linux operating systems
  • Professional experience building, deploying and troubleshooting IT systems.
  • Positive and strong communication skills, both written and oral
  • Proven track record of adapting in a fast-paced, detail-oriented environment
  • Ability to prioritize workflows effectively according to multiple criteria
  • Experience with Linux and Windows servers in physical and virtualized enterprise level environments
  • Experience with on-premise and cloud networking technologies
  • Python, Bash, PowerShell (or similar) scripting experience
  • Deploy, upgrade, maintain, and operate mission critical software applications and IT infrastructure for the spacecraft and the company
  • Develop and manage Varda's infrastructure as code using modern tools and monitoring techniques
  • Closely collaborate with software engineers to create highly operable and maintainable products
  • Focus on performance bottlenecks and performance improvement techniques
  • Provide end-user support to vehicle software engineers for in-space materials
  • Participate in the team’s on-call rotation periodically
  • Occasional travel to customer or other Varda sites in support of troubleshooting, testing, and deployment activities

Varda Space Industries specializes in an Orbital Manufacturing Platform that utilizes microgravity for in-space manufacturing, revolutionizing the production process and enabling the creation of products that defy gravity's constraints on Earth. Their spacecraft serves as a manufacturing platform in space, with materials returned to Earth in economical re-entry capsules, paving the way for hypersonic systems advancement.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding



El Segundo, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Exciting team of professionals at the top of their field to working by your side

Working in El Segundo, CA - an awesome Southern California beach city with quick access to entertainment and outdoor activities

Equity in a fully funded space startup that is about to go through massive growth

Company parties and generally a fun atmosphere


Unlimited PTO

Health insurance

Lunch and snacks provided on site. Dinners twice a week for those working late.

Parental leave