Director - SRE

Dream11, Mumbai

Dream it. Do it.

Dream11 is seeking a Cloud SRE Director to lead a team that will solve complex problems related to cloud services and build automation to prevent problem recurrence.   The right candidate will have experience with designing, writing, and deploying software to improve the availability, scalability, and efficiency of Dream11 products and services on AWS. The candidate must be able to design, build, and maintain shared infrastructure and tools that will be used for cross-service management, monitoring, and deployment. In addition, the ability to design and develop architectures, standards, and methods for large-scale distributed systems will be an important function of the role.  

Your Role

  • Facilitate service capacity planning and demand forecasting, software performance analysis, and system tuning
  • Use advanced knowledge of AWS cloud architecture to perform tasks associated with developing, debugging or designing cloud infrastructure and tools according to provided design specifications. Build enhancements within an existing service architecture
  • Partner with development teams in defining and implementing improvements in service architecture
  • Implement automation and orchestration for manual processes required to operate and deploy AWS cloud services using CI/CD pipelining
  • Providing 24x7 support during various operations such as deployment and general production
  • Creating secure custom code such as Python, Ansible, Shell scripting, Terraform to automate operational tasks and enact self-healing routines
  • Contribute to the design and delivery of the mission critical stack, with focus on security, resiliency, scale, and performance

Must Have

  • 10+ years of proven experience in Cloud services
  • 5+ years managing a team with relevant experience
  • Strong background in Linux/Unix Administration
  • Experience with automation/configuration management using either Ansible, Terraform
  • Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services and architectures
  • Experience implementing, supporting, and building integrations with tools like NewRelic, AppDynamics, Nagios.
  • Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available Cloud serviceBachelor's degree in Computer Science, or Engineering 
Dream Sports is a sports technology company with brands such as Dream11, FanCode, DreamX, DreamSetGo and DreamPay in its portfolio. Dream Sports is executing its vision of ‘Make Sports Better’ by providing multiple avenues for fans to deeply engage with the sports they love through fantasy sports, content, commerce, experiences and events, among others.Founded in 2008 by Harsh Jain and Bhavit Sheth, the company has been ranked #10 among India’s Great Mid-Size Workplaces in 2019 and was recognised as one of the top 10 innovative companies in India by Fast Company in 2019. Kalaari Capital, Think Investments, Multiples Equity, Tencent and Steadview Capital are the marquee investors in Dream Sports.

About Dream11

The year was 2012. India was the reigning Cricket World Champion, Manchester City won the league with the last kick of the season, and the country was ready to fall in love with sports all over again. Two young avid sports fans, Harsh Jain & Bhavit Sheth, launched Dream11: India’s first Fantasy Sports Platform. They started from scratch to make Dream11 the new language of sports for over 2 crore sports fans, helping them to showcase their skill and knowledge! Our mission is to be India’s most trusted fantasy sports platform, and we’re only getting started.


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