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Site Reliability Engineers

Site Reliability Engineers

City: Johannesburg, Midrand


A financial services client based in Midrand is recruiting a high-tech team of site reliability engineers to join their company on a permanent basis.

Main purpose of the job:

  • To enable excellence in execution through ultra-scalable and highly reliable systems.
  • The incumbent will be a DevOps expert with experience working with both technology and operations specialists to define outcomes, and then using cutting-edge methodologies and tooling to solve operational challenges.

Minimum experience:

  • Five to ten years in IT
  • Work experience using Windows Server and Linux
  • Work experience using Microsoft development technologies
  • Work experience using Java
  • Work experience as a full-stack developer
  • Work experience using both JSON- and SOAP-based web services
  • Work experience using both client-side and server-side technologies

Critical Competencies:

  • Troubleshooting and debugging
  • Software development
  • Web technologies
  • Networking fundamentals
  • Infrastructure fundamentals
  • Performance engineering and optimisation
  • Experience with a variety of systems development life-cycle methodologies
  • Continuous integration
  • Problem-solving

Additional competencies:

  • Containerisation experience
  • Test automation
  • Automated deployment
  • Application and infrastructure monitoring
  • Financial services experience
  • Practical process automation experience
  • Practical information security experience

Client and customer relationship management:

  • Create and maintain productive relationships with internal and external clients by providing advice and assistance.
  • Create an understanding of the ‘real’ versus ‘perceived’ need through the application of thought leadership, experience and expertise while complying with company policies, legislation and regulations.
  • Keep the client informed about progress through written communication, telephone communications and/or face to face meetings
  • Build a positive image by exceeding client expectations at all times
  • Treat internal and external customers fairly at all times

Behavioural attributes:

  • Rapid learner
  • Adaptable
  • Professional
  • Integrity and honesty
  • Passionate
  • Strong customer focus
  • Detail-oriented
  • Ability to act autonomously