Site Reliability Engineer in New York, NY at Open Systems Technologies

Date Posted: 12/29/2019

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Job Description

A leading global financial firm is seeking a Site Reliability Engineer to join their team in New York, NY.


  • Partner with Sales and Operations specialists to bring innovative solutions enhancing the experience for firm’s clients
  • Partner with development teams to improve product reliability, supportability and recoverability
  • Actively participate in system design, platform management, and capacity planning
  • Create sustainable systems through automation and uplifts
  • Manage small-scale tool and automation projects
  • Code, script, integrate and test own work
  • Identify and build improvements to system behavior, control and monitoring tools



  • Must have at least a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, or related field
  • 2+ years of work experience in a similar role or demonstrate equivalent development expertise in software development (tools and automation)
  • Experience with developing applications in a Linux environment, with sound knowledge of algorithms, data structures, complexity analysis and software design
  • Hands on experience with Perl or an equivalent scripting language
  • Sound knowledge of Sybase or Oracle and SQL expertise
  • Good understanding of the software development life cycle process
  • Understand the potential impact of even small changes on the “big picture” of entire software systems
  • Hands on troubleshooting, debugging, coding and optimizing
  • Technical writing skills to succinctly communicate SRE ideas to others


  • Experience with large-scale automated testing and releases
  • Prior SRE/DevOps experience is highly regarded
  • Interest in financial markets, technology and the ability to learn
  • Passionate about solving operational problems and driving constant improvement
  • Familiarity with object-oriented programming languages
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