Senior Site Reliability / Gitops Engineer
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Canonical

1,001-5,000 employees

Enterprise open source, secured and delivered by the publisher of Ubuntu
Company Overview
We deliver open source to the world faster, more securely and more cost effectively than any other company. We're also the publishers of Ubuntu, the world’s most popular enterprise Linux from cloud to edge, together with a passionate global community of 200,000+ contributors. Ubuntu means 'humanity to others'​. We chose it because it embodies the generosity at the heart of open source, the new normal for platforms and innovation.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$12.8M

Founded

2004

Headquarters

London, United Kingdom

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

5%

1 year growth

15%

2 year growth

21%
Locations
Remote
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Kubernetes
Python
Elasticsearch
Linux/Unix
CategoriesNew
DevOps & Infrastructure
Requirements
  • Modern view on hosting architecture driven by infrastructure as code
  • Python software development experience
  • Experience working with Kubernetes or other container orchestration systems
  • Proven exposure to manage and deploy cloud infrastructure with code
  • Practical knowledge of Linux networking, routing, and firewalls
  • Affinity with various forms of Linux storage
  • Hands-on experience administering enterprise Linux servers
  • Extensive knowledge of cloud computing concepts and technologies
  • Bachelor's degree or greater, preferably in computer science or related engineering field
  • Excellent communication skills in English
  • Motivated and able to troubleshoot from kernel to web
  • Willingness to learn new things quickly
  • Passionate and familiarized about open-source, especially Ubuntu or Debian
Responsibilities
  • Drive the development of automation and Gitops as an embedded tech lead
  • Collaborate with the IS architect to align solutions with the IS architecture vision
  • Design and architect services that IS can offer as products
  • Develop infrastructure as code practice within IS by increasing automation and improving IaC processes
  • Automate software operations for re-usability and consistency across private and public clouds
  • Maintain operational responsibility for all of Canonical's core services, networks, and infrastructure
  • Develop skills in troubleshooting, capacity planning, and performance investigation
  • Set up, maintain, and use observability tools such as Prometheus, Grafana, and Elasticsearch
  • Design, implement, and maintain monitoring and alerting for various systems and services
  • Provide assistance and work with globally distributed engineering, operations, and support peers
  • Share experience, know-how, and best practices with other team members
  • Carry final responsibility for time-critical escalations
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with IT operations automation
  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code
  • Experience with CI/CD pipelines
  • Experience with open-source technologies
  • Experience with Linux storage technologies
  • Experience with troubleshooting, capacity planning, and performance investigation
  • Experience with observability tools such as Prometheus, Grafana, and Elasticsearch