Siri - DevOps & Site Reliability Engineer

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
Software and Services


Posted: 6 Dec 2018
Weekly Hours: 35
Role Number: 200016016
We are looking for an individual to be a part of a dynamic operations team focused on support of the highly successful Siri application. This position would support the Siri Organization to ensure maximum systems reliability across the Siri stack. This position is specifically for someone experienced in large scale full stack application support. This fast paced position offers potential job growth opportunities to develop operational tools and enhance process. You will be able to work with next generation technologies and methodologies at a very large scale where everyone on the team is a contributor, your enthusiasm and ideas are welcome.

Key Qualifications

  • Systems administration experience - Linux/Networking/File system
  • Comfortable writing/updating scripts and applications in a variety of languagesProficient in troubleshooting wide range of issues across multiple technologies
  • Configuration management experience (Puppet/Chef/etc.)
  • Comfortable with version control in Git
  • Experienced with monitoring, log aggregation, and visualization tools (Splunk, ELK, Graphite, Grafana, Prometheus, OpenTSDB, Nagios)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills


Extensive communication and coordination between multiple engineering teams gathering input to diagnose complex problems - Multi-task, contributing to development projects with varying scope and management of time accordingly - Develop automation solutions for repetitive operational tasks/processes to increase efficiency - Develop processes that simplify the integration between support personnel and underlying systems - 24x7 on-call rotation for issue escalations - Identify deficiencies in process/tools/etc. to improve performance and resolution time

Education & Experience

B.S. degree in Computer Science or 4+ years of programming experience or equivalent.

Additional Requirements

  • Additional Requirements
  • (Nice to Have/Plusses)
  • - Distributed File Systems
  • - Experience in building web applications (Ruby on Rails, Python/Django, Scala, Erlang, Java)
  • - Experience with Java development