Site Reliability Engineer

Location London
Discipline: Software Engineering & Development, Software Design and Application Development, IT Infrastructure & Support
Job type: Permanent
Salary: up to £90k-£110k depending on skills and experience

A leading financial services company located in Central London is seeking a Site Reliability Engineer to join their growing Infrastructure team on a permanent basis with Hybrid working.


  • Expand and fortify the IT architecture for optimal availability.

  • Implement continuous integration and deployment practices for seamless development workflows.

  • Leverage state-of-the-art technology for streamlined automation and repeatability.

  • Engage in Agile practices, including pair programming and daily standups.

  • Establish a competitive edge by constructing robust infrastructure.

  • Efficiently reduce TOIL and make informed trade-offs when necessary.

  • Foster strong relationships with business counterparts to gain deep insights into client needs.

  • Contribute to shaping a culture centered around Service Level Objectives in the engineering domain.

  • Proactively address challenges by identifying and confidently mitigating risks, issues, or control weaknesses in day-to-day operations.

Skills and Experience:

  • Proven track record of working with cloud-based infrastructure, particularly in AWS environments.

  • In-depth knowledge and hands-on experience with Terraform for infrastructure provisioning and management.

  • Extensive expertise in constructing, managing, and maintaining Kubernetes clusters within a high-availability, high-traffic Production setting.

  • Proficiency in one or more programming languages, with a preference for Go, Python, Ruby, or Node.

  • Comfortable troubleshooting in intricate environments using a range of monitoring and logging tools, including but not limited to Grafana, Prometheus