• Manager SRE
    • Remote, USA
    • Permanent
    • Manager, SRE

      Remote – work from home 
      US Based (occasional travel to head office in NC)  

       Our client is an industry leader in transportation technology services. Changing the way passengers move!

      The purpose of you team is to innovate and enhance the backend infrastructure, and increase the

      productivity of your engineers. You’ll be managing a team focused on maintaining and

      developing infrastructure so that it is reliable, resilient, scalable, secure, easy to operate, and cost efficient. This is a very capable team who keeps your platform running seamlessly. We believe in a team culture that enables empowered engineers to fix problems in the way that they see fit.

      WHAT YOU’LL DO IN A DAY

      • Management of a group of engineers who are operating a production platform in GCP hosting using Kubernetes. You will be both a technical leader and a people manager
      • Ensure the team is high performing, with a healthy, inclusive and collaborative culture, coach engineers on the team, sharing knowledge and collaborating on create solutions
      • Contribute to the technology strategy by guiding and leading the technical architecture. Maintain high quality standards, especially with technology, and foster a culture of long-term thinking and innovation
      • Help support and unblock the team in delivering on its goals; you will oversee the technical scoping and planning for the team, and help guide and empower the development approach within the team
      • Optimizing services across GCP services to manage costs, including right sizing and deprecating systems
      • Researching new technologies to solve tomorrow’s deployment, monitoring, and scaling needs
      • Cultivate interpersonal relationships through superior communication skills
      • Support business infrastructure to ensure service availability, including outside of business hours if needed

        WHAT YOU BRING TO THE TABLE       

      • You’re passionate about DevOps, Site Reliability Engineering and building a culture of automation
      • You’ve managed a team working with cloud infrastructure (AWS, GCP, etc) for at least 2-4 years
      • You have experience dealing with environments that leverage container orchestration tools Kubernetes
      • You’re passionate about cost effectively managing infrastructure at scale
      • Experience building scalable and fault tolerant systems
      • 3+ years of technical operations experience, with a background in cloud-based platforms
      • Past experience successfully leading one or more DevOps (pipeline tools, operations management, etc) projects to completion through tools like Jenkins, Helm, Terraform,
      • Ability to maintain and design and/or build development and deployment systems
      • Utilize git for version control as well as supporting platforms, like Bitbucket or Github
      • Experience with databases of many different flavors, including relational and non-relational
      • Proficiency with scripting and/or programming languages; Bash, Python, and Golang preferred
      • Comfortable in a fast-paced development environment
      • A passion for not only company vision and team goals, but building on our silo-free culture programs
      • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required

       Preferred

      • Experience migrating from Data Centers to Cloud based solutions, and migrating solutions from other cloud providers
      • You understand DevOps as a culture and practice in organizations of our size or larger

      You have actively managed hosting costs at scale at multiple companies

      Poly Tech Talent is committed to an inclusive, equitable process. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of our selection process

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