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Sr Staff Site Reliability Engineer

Sr Staff Site Reliability Engineer

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Category: Software Engineering
Company Description: General Electric's DIgital Wing
Salary: Highly Competitive, Depending on Experience
Position Type: Client Services
Job Number: 10288

Job Description

Role Summary:

Responsible for designing highly complex services, critical components or a whole application/product in its entirety. Has the vision to deploy/run/manage across a datacenter. Works independently and is seen as a technical leader. Is responsible for driving the design and development efforts related to architecture, scalability, availability and performance in alignment with the product/application roadmap.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Proven track record of successful problem definition, decomposition, estimation.
  • Provides expertise in Design, Architecture, and Development, Continuous Integration and Delivery
  • Leads impact assessment and decision related to technology choices, design /architectural considerations and implementation strategy.
  • Expert in providing oversight, mentoring team members and leading large development efforts. Experienced in effectively delegating work.
  • Deep understanding of the market and competing product offerings.
  • Demonstrates the ability of benchmarking against competition.
  • Expert level skills in building value proposition with total customer focus.
  • Subject matter expert in processes and methodologies with ability to adapt and improvise in various situations.
  • Expert in navigating through ambiguity and prioritizing conflicting asks.
  • Expert level skills in design, architecture and development, with an ability to take a deep dive in the implementation aspects if the situation demands.
  • Demonstrates expert level skills in collaboration with different stakeholders, influences decisions, ability to take strategic view. Leads the efforts across the environment services and is an expert in custom solutions.
  • Expert in core data structures as well as algorithms and has the ability to implement them using language of choice when necessary - as a value offering.
  • Defines and owns service engineering standards, ensures secure development practices, establishes expectations around performance, and manages CI/CD pipelines.
  • Demonstrates strong communication skills; able to present at conferences and explain complex technical problems in simple terms.
  • Be responsible for implementation of proactive monitoring, alerting, trend analysis and build self-healing systems across IAM stack
  • Establishment of performance baseline, capacity thresholds, correlate events, and define monitoring/alerting criteria. Contribute to all capacity planning, data center expansion and new data center deployment work.

  • Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
  • A minimum of 12 years of technical experience along with established leadership credentials across disciplines and functions within a product OR Master’s degree with 8 years of experience
  • Minimum 5 years of experience with Identity and Access Management technologies (Provisioning, Single Sign-On, Federation, Directory Services, SAML, Virtual Directories, etc.)Eligibility Requirements:
  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job
  • Must be willing to work out of an office located in Glen Allen, VA or Atlanta, GA

  • Desired Characteristics:

  • Large scale enterprise network infrastructure design and implementation. Knowledge of business operations and how it is supported by IT.
  • Technical acumen and awareness of enterprise IT eco-systems including holistic understanding of network, data center, application, and leveraged services.
  • Experience working with databases such as SQL
  • Basic knowledge of network appliances including firewalls, load balancers, packet sniffers, etc.
  • Basic knowledge of infrastructure and network services including but not limited to: DNS, DHCP, NTP, SNMP, Authentication, Active Directory, LDAP
  • Proficient in production monitoring concepts and implementation including synthetic, real user, application performance, system, log, time-series and dashboarding. Includes tools like NewRelic, Splunk, Grafana and Sensu etc.
  • Proficient in production systems design including high availability, disaster recovery, performance, efficiency and security. Must be experienced in laying out capacity plans and defining physical architectures (based on conceptual and logical architectures, overall landscape, and hosting direction) to fulfil performance and availability targets.
  • Proficient in a modern scripting languages (like Ruby and Python)
  • Proficient in a modern infrastructure automation toolkit such as Puppet, Ansible, Chef
  • Proficient working in a Linux/Unix environment
  • Experience in destructive testing methodologies and tools such as chaos monkey.
  • Experience in CI/CD automation and Experience in a version control system such as Git
  • Experience in defensive coding practices and patterns for high availability
  • Exposure to a modern Object oriented programming language (preferably Java)
  • Risk and audit mind set; able to identify and prioritize technology/operational change based on calculated IT resiliency risk.
  • Possesses excellent organizational skills and ability to work independently or with a team
  • Ability to handle ambiguity, juggle many tasks at once and quickly shift from one situation or task to another

    About Us:

    GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry. GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


    United States; Virginia; Glen Allen

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