Senior Site Reliability Engineer



Software Engineering
United States · Remote
Posted on Thursday, June 27, 2024

Cribl does differently.

What does that mean? It means we are a serious company that doesn’t take itself too seriously; and we’re looking for people who love to get stuff done, and laugh a bit along the way. We’re growing rapidly - looking for collaborative, curious, and motivated team members who are passionate about putting customers first. As a remote-first company we believe in empowering our employees to do their best work, wherever they are.

As the data engine for IT and Security many of the biggest names in the most demanding industries trust Cribl to solve their most pressing data needs. Ready to do the best work of your career? Join the herd and unlock your opportunity.

Why you’ll love this role:

Cribl Inc is seeking a Senior Site Reliability Engineer to join our mission to unlock the value of all observability data. Cribl provides users a new level of observability, intelligence and control over their real-time data. You will join a team of technical engineers who are committed to shipping only high-quality software and enjoying all the goat gifs the internet has to offer. This role is remote and you will be part of the engineering organization where you will contribute in our efforts to envision, create, deploy, test, and ship Cribl products.

Not often do you get to be part of something that is fundamentally changing a technology. But here at Cribl we are building the next generation of software that puts our customers in full control of their observability data. If this is something that interests you, and you want to be truly at the center of the wheel helping make this work better every day. Then this opportunity might be something you have been waiting for to be a part of making a real impact.

We are looking for Cloud Site Reliability Engineers and Developers at all levels at Cribl, who enjoy being in the thick of it. Fixing things at the operational side should always be the last resort, so our SRE engineers are involved from conception to design to development and all the way through production and beyond. You provide your creative input into all things Cloud, Scaling, Reliability, High Availability and much more.

If reliability is your passion, and you have always had strong opinions on how to make things better and have the desire to build consensus around ideas. Then let's talk!

As An Active Member Of Our Team, You Will...

  • Engage with teams and improve service delivery and reliability across their entire lifecycle
  • Measure and monitor all production systems with an eye towards availability, latency and overall system health
  • Seek out the cause of errors and instability in our production cloud services and drive teams towards better operational excellence
  • Engage with product and platform teams to improve and evolve systems by lobbying for changes that improve reliability, resilience, and observability
  • Help Identify and drive down toil with creative innovation and automation
  • Participate in On-call responsibilities

If You Got It, We Want It

  • Extensive experience with enterprise scale continuous delivery environments
  • 5+ years of experience as a DevOps or SRE
  • Development with JavaScript/Node.js/TypeScript in a Linux/Mac environment
  • Experience with Configuration Management Tools like Terraform (preferred) or Puppet, Chef, Ansible
  • Experience with sustainable incident response in a blameless environment
  • Knowledge of cloud platforms (prefer AWS) and container + orchestration technologies
  • Experience with APM and Observability and related tools such as, New Relic, Splunk, CloudWatch, Prometheus, Grafana/Kibana, Sentry etc.
  • Background in Linux Systems Engineering
  • Experience with Incident response related tools for instance, PagerDuty, FireHydrant, Blameless etc.
  • Comfortable with a high level of autonomy and working with a distributed team

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of Cloud and application security
  • Strong knowledge of cloud design patterns for scale, data management, resiliency, etc.
  • A love for high quality and a knack for testing
  • Opinions about dashboards, metrics, and SLO’s

Salary Range ($130,000 - $170,000)

The salary for this role is dependent on geographic location. The salary offered within the range described will be based on the individual candidate’s job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. In addition to a competitive salary, Cribl also offers a generous benefits package which includes health, dental, vision, short-term disability, and life insurance, paid holidays and paid time off, a fertility treatment benefit, 401(k), equity, and eligibility for a discretionary

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Bring Your Whole Self
Diversity drives innovation, enables better decisions to support our customers, and inspires change for the better. We’re building a culture where differences are valued and welcomed, and we work together to bring out the best in each other. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.

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