Senior Site Reliability Engineer - Cloud Traffic Engineering

Netflix, Los Gatos, California

Leading subscription service for watching TV episodes and movies

Netflix is the world's leading streaming video service with more than 130 million members and our growth is accelerating. As we grow internationally, we are continually enhancing our cloud-based infrastructure to scale and improve our services' performance, scalability, and reliability.

We’re looking for highly motivated and talented engineers who are passionate about engineering velocity and automation. The complexity of our application traffic continues to increase as we scale out our microservices architecture to meet our subscriber demand. Our goal is to ensure that we successfully deliver application traffic across the cloud infrastructure. 

As a SRE on our team, you will...

  • Improve the Netflix viewing experience by driving improvements that address network availability, performance, efficiency, and security
  • Develop tools and services to automate the analysis and remediation of network-specific events
  • Collaborate with engineering teams to surface common pain points, develop solutions, and drive campaigns to evangelize cloud networking best practices
  • Partner with internal engineering teams to identify cloud networking gaps and opportunities that you will ultimately transform into feature requests for our cloud provider

We would love to speak with you if you’re someone with...

  • 10+ years of software development experience
  • Expertise understanding of TCP/IP and network-related protocols
  • Expertise with one for more of the following: C, C++, Go, Java, Python, Scala
  • Expertise both system architecture and operating large-scale distributed systems
  • Expertise in modern configuration management tools (Chef, Ansible, Fabric, etc.)
  • Experience with Cloud Computing platforms (e.g., Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Compute Engine)
  • BS, MS, or Ph.D. in engineering or a related field

Why us…

  • You’ll be part of a team that’s all about taking calculated risks, and we're not shy about cutting-edge technologies. 
  • Our engineers own and drive complete solutions that ultimately improve the quality of the Netflix viewing experience. You won’t be a cog in a machine here. You’ll make real and lasting impact. 
  • Our culture is unique and operates on the premise of freedom and responsibility, allowing our employees to flourish in ways they never have before. Read more about it here: https://jobs.netflix.com/culture

About Netflix

Netflix is the world’s leading Internet television network with over 100 million members in over 190 countries enjoying more than 125 million hours of TV shows and movies per day, including original series, documentaries and feature films. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on nearly any Internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments.

Want to learn more about Netflix? Visit Netflix's website.