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Senior SRE Database Engineer

£70k – £110k
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About Beamery

Beamery’s mission is to help companies acquire their greatest asset; their people. Our Talent Operating System lets companies attract, engage, and retain the best talent - it’s the one solution that enterprises need to deliver exceptional experiences at every stage of the talent journey, and build meaningful relationships with their future employees.

We employ people who are superb at their jobs and are a reliable, friendly bunch who leave egos out of the equation. We are a team that cares about the right outcome above everything else.

About the Opportunity

We're looking for a talented Site Reliability Engineer with a focus on Database's to join our rapidly expanding team here at Beamery HQ in London. Ideally, we'd love to bring in an experienced engineer who wants to join an innovative culture, implementing bleeding edge technology at a global scale

What will you be doing at Beamery?

* Production database operations for mission-critical multi-tenanted SaaS: on-rota, monitoring, alerting, configuration and change management, incident management and disaster recovery
* Own database scalability, elasticity, fault-tolerance and disaster recovery
* Continuously improve SLOs such as availability, performance and recoverability
* Eliminate operational toil & engineering knowledge silos
* Own production incidents post-mortems advocating blameless culture
* Be a key contributor to service release management

Who are we looking for?

* Experience managing MongoDB and/or ElasticSearch at scale
* Excellent debugging and analytical skills: ability to isolate root cause across networking/infrastructure, application and database stacks
* Good understanding of Linux, Docker and Kubernetes (or similar container orchestration tool)
* Experience with Infrastructure-as-Code tooling (i.e. Terraform/Puppet/Chef)
* Experience with Bash scripting
* A history in automating operations processes via services and tools
* A systematic problem solving approach, coupled with a strong sense of ownership and drive
* Ability to balance technical direction with the business value needed factoring into solutions multiple constraints such as scale, distribution, costs, users, patterns
* Bonus
** Experience running ETL type workloads at scale
** Experience in operational management of message brokers at scale (i.e. Kafka, RabbitMQ etc)
** Experience in operational management of in-memory databases at scale
** Experience with Node.js

How will success be measured?

* Database availability, performance and recoverability SLOs
* Service release failure rates
* Time spent during on-rota on production issues

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