Site Reliability Engineer

Austin, Texas, United States
Software and Services


Posted: Nov 15, 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 114352714
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming great products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. You will be able to architect, deliver and operate multi tier solutions involving Web Applications and Database Technologies. Systems and applications will be built and deployed through automation.

Key Qualifications

  • Experience with Unix (Solaris, Linux, macOS) and a wide spectrum of internet standards and technologies, especially related to LDAP and Collaboration Applications
  • Understanding of Load balancing Technologies for Web Applications
  • Reviewing hardware, software infrastructure and application functionality for optimization and identifying performance bottlenecks
  • Automation lifecycle including configuration and code deployment in user acceptance test and production environments
  • Knowledge of Traditional and Distributed Database Technologies
  • Monitoring services and driving incident management with the application teams and vendors
  • Strong sense of ownership, customer service, and integrity
  • Ability to write programs using a high-level programming language like Shell, Python, or Perl
  • Experience with configuration management systems like Puppet, Chef, Ansible, or Salt
  • Background in crafting and managing infrastructure supporting a high volume of transactions in a mission critical environment
  • Strong communication skills to work effectively across multiple businesses and technical teams
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver results on time with high quality.
  • You are upbeat, adaptable, and results oriented with a positive attitude
  • Require participation in On-Call rotation


You would support and monitor platforms and application stacks including measurement and optimization of system / service performance. Capacity planning and management is an integral part of this job. You will be involved in exploring and evaluating new technologies to push Apple’s capabilities forward, Architect, deliver, operate and provide 3rd level support of high volume, highly available web applications

Education & Experience

BSCS or equivalent

Additional Requirements