Site Reliability Engineer

Park City Utah
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 12 days ago
CEO Pledge

Site Reliability EngineerBackcountry’s engineers are aggressive about finding new technologies to make systems better, faster, more stable, and more interesting to work on. Any developer in the company can get passionate about something new, start using it, and rally others around putting it into production.SREs at Backcountry play a crucial role in helping facilitate and provide structure to this innovation. We vet technologies for production readiness, provide deployment guidelines and support the operational environments. We strive to do this in a collaborative way with our Engineering counterparts as we work toward migrating the organization to a DevOps culture.About the JobFull stack ownership - databases, web servers, application servers and caching services
Keep production databases stable, secure, up-to-date and optimized

Strongly focused on automation: design and develop scripts to manage, maintain and support our databases

Develop capacity plans for database growth
Debug hard problems on production systems - data, hardware, software, application and network
Monitor system health and capacity and take proactive action to fix problems before they occur
Participate in an on-call rotation and serve as an escalation contact for incidents
Collaborate with Development Engineering teams to build, deploy, support and build new features

About You5+ Years experience managing and working with production grade relational databases, with demonstrable knowledge of at least one of the following: Oracle, PostgreSQL.
In-depth knowledge of Oracle RAC, RMAN, DataGuard, ASM, AWR/ASH
Ability to write and review SQL, as well as writing scripts in bash
Ability to code in at least one high level language ( preferably Python )
Knowledge of pgBench, pgFouine, Slony-I is desirable
Knowledge of MongoDB is a plus
Familiar with AWS RDS
Identify problems and implement solutions on 24/7 production environments
Strong communication and collaboration skills
Willing to learn technologies outside your comfort zone
Ability to prioritize tasks and work independently as well as in a team

About BackcountryBackcountry is a portfolio of premium specialty retail brands. We create remarkable customer experiences through the best selection of premium outdoor product, a flawless shopping experience, the expertise of our gearheads, the lightning speed of our fulfillment, and the shared knowledge of our Community. We operate six specialty stores – Backcountry, Competitive Cyclist, MotoSport, Bergfreunde and SteepandCheap.