Site Reliability Engineer for Distributed Platform Support

Helsinki, Finland Full-time

RELEX is a fast growing software company developing its own products that help retail companies plan and operate more efficiently. By accurately forecasting consumption of goods, we reduce inventory costs, increase availability and cut waste. To achieve this we use our in-house built terabyte scale in-memory database, which stores tens of billions of rows of data.

This world-class solution is offered to customers as a SaaS application, consisting of multiple distributed services. To monitor, maintain and own this multitude of services in production, we need talented Site Reliability Engineers to join our growing organization. In this position, you’ll be monitoring and measuring services such as Linkerd, Zookeeper, Helix and a distributed object storage service. You’ll develop and manage the tooling required to own these services successfully, so that we can continuously deliver a world-class service to our customers globally.

As an SRE at RELEX, you’ll be working in our Helsinki Engineering organization, working closely together with development teams, product owners, infrastructure teams and other stakeholders. You’ll develop and build our processes for Site Reliability Engineering, monitor and measure our production services and operate as a part of our core product development team. You’ll develop our tooling such as monitoring and logging to the next level, and improve our support practices and processes.

 

What we expect from you

  • Practical experience from an SRE position
  • Experience in developing monitoring, logging and tracking solutions
  • Experience in maintaining or implementing distributed systems
  • A strong familiarity with Linux

Additionally we value

  • A developer background
  • Application support experience

 

We offer

  • A flexible work environment where teams choose their own tools
  • A chance to reduce to have a meaningful impact from your work, in reducing food waste and improving supply chain effectivity on a large scale
  • Plenty of new opportunities in a growing company. You’ll be involved in creating new practices and software to meet future challenges.
  • We organize meetups and take part in conferences
  • Remote work is normal for us, but being located in Helsinki is preferrable
  • Mobile phone, broadband and healthcare benefits
  • Plenty of vocational clubs and opportunities: brewing, orienteering, etc

 

Here at RELEX we work in small teams where everyone’s input is valued. People can move between teams based on required skill set and personal interest. You get as much freedom and responsibilities as you feel comfortable with. We believe in transparency and using common sense; you are free to choose the tools you need to reach our common goals. Here we are serious about what we do, but don’t take ourselves too seriously. We get excited when facing new challenges where we can put our skills to the test, but make sure to have fun doing it. Now -  if you accept the challenge - we give you the opportunity to experience all this and more.



Apply for this opening at http://relex.recruiterbox.com/jobs/fk0j9uj?apply=true