Lead Site Reliability Engineer (SRE)

Pivotus Ventures, Menlo Park, CA

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As the Lead SRE, you will plan, design, and help to build and operate a cutting edge, cloud native FinTech SaaS application with an increasing number of users, features, business requirements, partners and new engineers. You will lead design, build, and delivery of software leveraging IaaS and PaaS to optimize the application infrastructure and to  enhance the scalability, availability, and efficiency using tools including but not limited to AWS, Docker, Kubernetes, Kafka and Java based microservices.

-Primary point of contact for developers, quality assurance and operations
-Architectures and methods to configure, deploy and operate services
-Production readiness review for service launch
-Monitor and troubleshoot issues in the application stack
-Design release management processes
-Implement best practice workflows in an Agile environment
-Provide application performance insights to development product teams
-Escalation support for operations staff to troubleshoot application issues

Required Knowledge & Skills
-SaaS application design and architecture
-Java or Scala development experience, e.g., microservices, WebSockets, RESTful APIs
-IaaS and PaaS, e.g.,
AWS, RDS, ElastiCache, SNS, SQS
-Docker and Kubernetes expertise

-Availability, reliability, performance and scalability
-SaaS including real-time distributed web services
-Reactive platforms, e.g., event streaming, Akka, Kafka, Lagom
-Desire to work in a fast-paced dynamic environment
-Agile development methodologies
-Secure coding practices are a plus
We should definitely talk if you are...
·      Curious
·      Willing to take action
·      Team oriented
·      Self‐aware
Don't see a role that's a 100% match? No problem! We're always looking for enthusiastic, creative & talented individuals who can take us to the next level!
Email us: [email protected]

About Pivotus Ventures

Pivotus is a software company on a mission to change banking. We are passionate about transforming the industry and we believe that has to start by changing how banks talk to their customers. Relationships matter, which is why our platform, Engage, helps banks and consumers to develop deep, productive, long-term relationships. Ultimately we connect people with people and provide them the support they need to understand each other and do business together. The rest is the magic of human connection and great service culture. At Pivotus we are change-makers: we know that the right vision, the right relationships and the right technology can change an industry. That is why we are building our platform hand-in-hand with our clients: Pivotus works very closely with a few forward-looking banks who share their customers, their infrastructure, and their brightest executives with us to help us build fantastic products: products that really change the nature of their businesses and that others are desperate to buy.

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