Site Reliability Engineer
Location: South Jordan
Posted on: June 12, 2021
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Cricut is seeking a Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) to join our
Software Engineering team. The ideal candidate is an engineer that
combines software and systems engineering to build and run
large-scale, massively distributed, fault-tolerant systems. An SRE
ensures that Cricut's servicesboth our internally critical and our
externally-visible systemshave reliability and uptime appropriate
to users' needs and a fast rate of improvement while keeping an
ever-watchful eye on capacity and performance.The SRE will
collaborate with leadership to propel the Cricut brand and our site
reliability to the next level.
- SRE is also a mindset and a set of engineering approaches to
running better production systemswe build our own creative
engineering solutions to operations problems. Much of our software
development focuses on optimizing existing systems, building
infrastructure and eliminating work through automation. As SREs are
responsible for the big picture of how our systems relate to each
other, we use a breadth of tools and approaches to solve a broad
spectrum of problems. Practices such as limiting time spent on
operational work, blameless postmortems and proactive
identification of potential outages factor into iterative
improvement that is key to both product quality and interesting and
dynamic day-to-day work.
- SRE's culture of diversity, intellectual curiosity, problem
solving and openness is key to its success. Our organization brings
together people with a wide variety of backgrounds, experiences and
perspectives. We encourage them to collaborate, think big and take
risks in a blame-free environment. We promote self-direction to
work on meaningful projects, while we also strive to create an
environment that provides the support and mentorship needed to
learn and grow.
- Experience building CI/CD pipelines and using pipeline
- Experience working heavily within an AWS cloud environment
(RDS, EC2, Lambda, SQS, S3)
- Experience coding and scripting in a scriptionn language
(Python) and working with RESTful APIs
- Experience with production support issues, and how to remediate
in a timely manner
- Strong familiarity with infrastructure as code
- Experience working with applications requiring compliance
- Demonstrated ability to work independently and desire to mentor
junior team members
- Support services before they go live through activities such as
system design consulting, developing software platforms and
frameworks, capacity planning and launch reviews.
- Maintain services once they are live by measuring and
monitoring availability, latency and overall system health.
- BS degree in Computer Science or related technical field
involving coding (e.g., physics or mathematics), or equivalent
- Experience with algorithms, data structures, complexity
analysis and software design.
- Experience in one or more of the following: C, C++, Java,
Python, Go, Perl or Ruby.
- Spinning up environments using AWS
- Interest in designing, analyzing and troubleshooting
large-scale distributed systems.
- Systematic problem-solving approach, coupled with strong
communication skills and a sense of ownership and drive.
- Ability to debug and optimize code and automate routine
Please attach your resume including links to your portfolio where
applicable. If you want to show your super powers in other ways
include that information too. You can be sure that Cricut is an
employer who values individuality, equality and diversity, so tell
us what youre all about. If you are a Maker or a DIY enthusiast,
whether you think you are a good one or not, we would love to hear
about it when you send us your information!
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