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Site Reliability Engineer

Based in Lausanne, our client is the leading provider of security-critical software and infrastructure enabling financial institutions to prosper in the digital asset ecosystem. Trusted by top banks

Based in Lausanne, our client is the leading provider of security-critical software and infrastructure enabling financial institutions

to prosper in the digital asset ecosystem. Trusted by top banks, exchanges, and infrastructure providers globally, they strive to

deliver best-in-class products and services that help their clients achieve customer and business success.

They are seeking to lay the foundations to transform the financial services industry by building the digital asset infrastructure

that will revolutionize finance for generations to come and are looking for an experienced Site Reliability Engineer to join their

team in Lausanne or Zu?rich, Switzerland.

As a member of their team, you would be contributing to the development of their core product. You would be working

closely with blockchain experts, software engineers and hardware manufacturers. Our client is entering an exciting phase of

growth with the launch of a SaaS offering and the onboarding of major institutional clients. Your contribution would have a direct

impact on the evolution of the cryptocurrency/fintech industry as we know it today.

WHAT YOU ARE GOING TO DO

  • Keeping your assigned site or service up and running or getting it back up and running quickly when failure occurs
  • Actively troubleshoot any issues that arise during testing and production, catching and solving issues before launch
  • Automating work including infrastructure needs, testing, failover solutions, failure mitigation, and much more
  • Monitor and troubleshoot highly scalable and distributed server clusters that perform various functions, from

webservers to machine learning processing

  • Be on a PagerDuty rotation to respond to availability incidents and provide support for service engineers with customer

incidents

  • Participate and establish best practices in Site Reliability Engineering
  • Manage code deployments, fixes, updates, and related processes
  • Work with a close-knit team and brainstorm on the best ways to tackle complex problems in infrastructure, security

and monitoring

  • Provide technical guidance and educate team members and coworkers on monitoring and logging
  • Automating any software maintenance processes which previously required a manual procedure

KEY SKILLS/ATTRIBUTES

  • 3+ years’ experience with software engineering, software development, or system operations on high available and

high traffic environments

  • Strong experience with Linux-based infrastructures, Linux/Unix administration, and Azure
  • Experience with databases such as PostgreSQL
  • Experience administering Linux servers as well as docker based infrastructure (like Kubernetes, AKS, etc.) in a highly

available environment

  • Experience of scripting languages such as Python, Bash
  • Experience with message broker/queue technologies like RabbitMQ
  • Experience with modern monitoring, logging and observability tools in complex distributed systems such as with

Application Insights, Grafana, New Relic, Splunk, Elastic stack, Datadog, Prometheus

  • Practical experience with infrastructure-as-code (with tools like Terraform, Chef, Ansible)
  • Good understanding of cybersecurity fundamentals and best practices
  • Containerizing and clustering (Dockerfiles, docker-compose, Helm, Kubernetes)
  • Stellar problem-solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to spot issues before they become problems
  • Fluent language skills in English
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Process-oriented with great documentation skills
  • Solid team player!

YOUR FUTURE EMPLOYER

  • A dynamic and fast-growing company, working together to tackle the most challenging problems at the intersection of

distributed systems, cryptography, and finance

  • They provide an entrepreneurial culture, where merit, contribution and teamwork are rewarded
  • Their team is important to them, and they work hard to support both the personal and professional development of

team members in a comfortable office environment (virus-permitting) and team-oriented atmosphere

  • They understand that maintaining a good work-life balance is crucial to a healthy and happy workplace, that is why they

provide flexible working policies for employees to fit their individual needs

  • Join them to make your mark on the transformation of the financial services industry

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