Senior Site Reliability Engineer

Greater London Permanent £80000.00 - £95000.00 per annum + 15% bonus, pvt health, flexi

Senior SRE – c£95k

About the Role

We are proud to be partnered with Europe’s leading community for sharing, printing and personal publishing with over 30 million members.

In the past 6 months, this company has grown twofold and has big plans to continue scaling in the U.K. and internationally. On top of this, they’re also on the verge of a giant merger, creating a continental giant in bespoke online photography and gift services.

They are currently on the lookout for a Senior Site Reliability Engineer to optimise their Web and eCommerce platform infrastructure.

Tech stack: AWS | Kubernetes | Docker | Ansible | EKS | Jenkins | Lambda

Ideally, they would like someone in the office 1-2 days per week (Central/West London Office Location)

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Contribute to the design, build and operational management of a highly scalable, secure and available infrastructure that enables the environment to operate 24/7
  • Ensure that the infrastructure platforms are secure and can scale rapidly to support growth in the volume of transactions during periods of peak business.
  • Limit or eliminate exposure to single points of failure
  • Create tools and automated workflow capabilities to enable our software engineers to test and promote code across the different environments and into production with maximum velocity
  • Work to optimise the cloud spend in order to push costs, and in particular unnecessary costs down
  • Work with Engineering and Architecture teams on solution design, capacity planning and performance

Required Skill

  • Excellent hands-on Linux and AWS experience
  • Strong experience of Docker & Kubernetes, including managed platforms such as EKS
  • Strong experience of CI/CD systems such as Jenkins, Gitlab or GitHub Actions
  • Strong experience with Serverless technologies including Lambda, DynamoDB and/or their other providers’ equivalents
  • Experience of Automation/Configuration management tools such as Ansible, Chef & Puppet
  • Experience of monitoring and alerting services such as Sensu & Prometheus/Grafana
  • Knowledge of log aggregation solutions such as Elasticsearch, Splunk or equivalents
  • Knowledge of Application Performance Management (APM) tools such as NewRelic, AppDynamics or Dynatrace


  • c£95k
  • 15% Bonus
  • 25 days of holiday a year (excluding public holidays) increasing with tenure
  • 2 weeks out of the year to work remotely abroad
  • Healthcare, dental and life insurance
  • Season ticket / Cycle to work / SmartTech scheme
  • Huge discounts
  • Choice of MacBook/PC
  • Flexible working
  • Market-leading maternity and paternity policies
  • Regular social events

If you are interested in this position, please don’t hesitate to send me your CV or give me a call for a completely confidential chat about this role, or any of the others we’re working on.

I look forward to hearing from you!

Job Information

Job Reference: JO-2111-248789
Salary: £80000.00 - £95000.00 per annum + 15% bonus, pvt health, flexi
Salary per: annum
Job Duration:
Job Start Date: ASAP
Job Industries: DevOps and Cloud Jobs
Job Locations: Greater London
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: AWS, Cloud, DevOps, engineer, Site Reliability, sre

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