Site Reliability Engineer (full remote working)

Company Description

Launched in 1998, this pioneering British-born brand has specialised in creating unforgettable experiences - from city breaks, hotels and holidays to theatre and spa days. lastminute.com is among the worldwide leaders in the field, helping hundreds of thousands of customers every year find, and do, "whatever makes them pink".

lastminute.com is part of lm group, a publicly-traded multinational Group, among the worldwide leaders in the online travel industry. Each month, our websites and mobile apps (available in 17 languages and 40 countries) reach 43 million unique users that search for and book their travel and leisure experiences.

More than 1,200 people enjoy working with us and contribute to providing our audience with a comprehensive and inspiring offering of travel-related products and services

Job Description

*please note this is a full remote job opportunity*

To support and participate in company-wide Continuous Deployment introductions and SRE projects  we are looking for a Site Reliability Engineer with certified experience as SRE  for our Technology department based in Chiasso

“Hope is not a strategy. Engineering solutions to design, build, and maintain efficient large-scale systems is a true strategy, and a good one.”

Key Responsibilities 

  • As Site Reliability Engineers we are responsible for the availability, performances, monitoring, and incident response of the platform and services running on multiple environments.
  • Improve infrastructure automation and automate repetitive tasks and build a scalable infrastructure
  • Improve and evolve the Self-Service Capabilities to developers and other stakeholders
  • Collaborate closely with architects, developers, database administrators in order to handle the reliability and scalability of the infrastructure.
  • Working closely with the Infrastructure team to define and implement solutions necessary for the success of the development teams.
  • Participate in periodic on-call duties

Qualifications

Essential

  • + 3 years experience as DevOps
  • Strong Experience with Linux operating systems (Ubuntu, RHEL) internals and administration
  • Strong knowledge  of Docker and Orchestration frameworks (Kubernetes preferred, Openshift, Nomad)
  • Experience working in microservices based architectures
  • Good understanding of  configuration management tools like Ansible / Puppet and IAC tools (Terraform) and their best practices
  • Good knowledge and hands-on experience using  Continuous delivery and deployment tools like GitlabCI, Spinnaker or similar (CircleCI / GoCD / Github Actions …)
  • Experience in Virtualization technologies 
  • Good Knowledge of languages like Go, Python and system scripting languages
  • Strong Knowledge of major public cloud providers technologies  (AWS, Google Cloud, Azure)
  • Familiarity with Centralized logs solutions (Fluentd, Logstash, Splunk)
  • Familiarity  understanding of change management and incident management processes

Desirable

  • Travel domain experience
  • Certifications in one of above described fields
  • Good understanding of hybrid cloud architecture
  • Experience in the programming language Java