Site Reliability Engineer
Updated on 2/3/2024
Verisign

1,001-5,000 employees

Provides domain registry services and internet infrastructure
Company Overview
Verisign stands as a global leader in internet infrastructure, providing essential services such as domain name registry and root zone maintainer services, which underpin the majority of global e-commerce. The company's commitment to addressing DNS abuse and its development of technologies like DNSSEC, which strengthens trust in the internet, showcases its dedication to creating a secure and reliable online environment. This, coupled with its role in shaping the future of the internet, makes Verisign not only a crucial player in its industry but also an exciting and impactful place to work.
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$39.3M

Founded

1995

Headquarters

Reston, Virginia

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

-1%

2 year growth

-2%
Locations
Reston, VA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Kubernetes
Python
Management
Git
Docker
Quality Assurance (QA)
JIRA
Jenkins
Terraform
Ansible
SCRUM
Confluence
Splunk
Linux/Unix
CategoriesNew
DevOps & Infrastructure
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related technical field, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 8+ years of experience developing and operating mission-critical systems
  • Excellent understanding of Linux configuration and administration
  • Strong experience with a high-level scripting language such as Python
  • Strong automation experience
  • Strong understanding of infrastructure-as-code
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong understanding of network protocols and security
  • Experience developing mature solutions for monitoring and reporting using tools like Grafana and Splunk
  • Familiarity with development tools such as Github, Jira, and Confluence
Responsibilities
  • Oversee technical designs for software solutions
  • Deploy, configure, and maintain services in production, QA and development environments
  • Development of enabling infrastructure using Terraform
  • Development of deployment automation tools including Ansible
  • Development of automation and configuration management solutions using SaltStack and Jenkins
  • Development of encryption solutions using Hashicorp Vault
  • Development of a large-scale Software Defined Network (SDN) using Guardicore
  • Documentation of processes, procedures, and configurations
  • Coordination with other technical staff to implement systems and software
  • Performance of occasional operations support functions
  • Provide critical technical leadership in the areas of operational process and change management
  • Regularly reporting progress to management
  • Participate in a 24x7 on call rotation
Desired Qualifications
  • Deployment automation experience using tools such as Ansible
  • Experience using Jenkins in a continuous delivery and integration environment
  • Experience with Docker or Kubernetes in a production environment
  • Experience with OpenStack in a production environment
  • Experience with HTTP proxies such as Squid
  • Experience with RedHat Enterprise Linux and/or FreeBSD
  • Experience with CMDB and ITIL platforms such as ServiceNow
  • Experience with RedHat Identity Manager and/or FreeIPA
  • Experience administrating Linux and Unix systems in a large scale environment
  • Experience using VMWare in a production environment
  • Experience working with teams using Kanban and/or Scrum
  • Registry Services, E-commerce or ISP environment experience