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Senior Site Reliability Engineer
Engineering Operations
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Remote • United States
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Excellent communication skills and a sense of ownership
  • 4+ years of relevant professional experience. You have a software engineering background and/or an operations background and have worked as an SRE or related role before
  • Experience architecting, developing, and troubleshooting distributed systems
  • Fluency on design patterns to build performant, resilient and highly available systems
  • Proficient software developer, you not only have the ability to read and write code, but also identify opportunities and implement sound solutions to automate routine tasks and eliminate toil
  • Experience with system architecture. You can create a design document for a performant and highly available application, involving multiple types of storage, cross-region load-balancing, caching layers and messaging infrastructure
  • Excitement for blockchain and Web 3.0
  • Be willing to go on-call. Reliability is our most important feature, because on-call is an essential component of a reliable system we take it very seriously
  • Some of the tools and services we use daily or almost daily are:
  • AWS; Terraform/Terragrunt; Kubernetes, Calico and ArgoCD; Prometheus and Grafana; GitHub Actions; Packer
  • We expect you to be comfortable with most of those tools and very proficient in several of them
  • #LI-RD1
  • Maintain all on-chain and job orchestration configurations
  • Automate and reduce complexities around product operations
  • Evangelize and enact best practices as experts to guide high-quality Site Reliability Engineering
  • Make tooling user-friendly and accessible to create self-sufficient operational experts across the company and our network of Node Operators
  • Continue delivering operational tasks in agreed SLAs to expand scalability and reliability
  • Deliver high product velocity while protecting reliability and operability
  • Support production systems by being on-call
  • Deploy and maintain various externally-facing services
  • Improve the reliability and observability of Chainlink services
  • Provide our engineers with reliable automations and empower them to deploy and maintain Chainlink services in a repeatable and stable manner
  • Support monitoring services that watch over the entire Chainlink network
  • Support Incident Response by shortening the duration of incidents while keeping an active feedback loop that assures operations and reliability of our systems get better over time
  • Support services before they go live through activities such as system design consulting, capacity planning and launch reviews
  • Engage in and improve the whole lifecycle of services-from inception and design, through to deployment, operation and refinement
  • Manage execution of project priorities, deadlines, and deliverables
  • Provide technical leadership for the local team and work closely with partner team technical leads
Desired Qualifications
  • Professional experience with Golang, TypeScript, or both
  • Experience running blockchain full node operator is a big plus
  • Experience with Chainlink as a developer or a node operator is a big plus
  • Comfort working with network protocols, proxies, and load balancers
  • Experience with CI/CD pipelines. You've worked on both software delivery and cloud-based services deployment
  • Experience with information security and DevSecOps
  • Experience working remotely in a distributed team
  • Experience with container orchestration

201-500 employees

Open-source, data-enabled blockchain solutions
Company Overview
Chainlink provides reliable tamper-proof inputs and outputs for complex smart contracts on any blockchain. Chainlinks provide a reliable connection to external data, that is provably secure end-to-end.
Company Core Values
  • Being part of an idea meritocracy: We take ownership in the work we do and value real impact. There are no limits to what you can get involved in.
  • An open-source software ethos: We’re driven by creating a public good. What we build is by everyone, for everyone.
  • Being immersed in excellence: We hold ourselves to the highest standards—for our teams, our product, and our position in the ecosystem.
  • Building a world changing product: Smart contracts are redefining major industries, and we’re at the forefront of this global shift.
  • Being part of a high growth startup: Experience rapid personal and professional growth by accessing a broad scope of work and exceptional mentorship.
  • Autonomous, remote & flexible work: We’re a remote-first workplace that values autonomy, flexibility, and results.