Sr. Site Reliability Engineer - Local to Dallas or Phoenix

Phoenix, AZ

Sr. Site Reliability Engineer - Local to Dallas or Phoenix

Category: Database Administration

Main location: United States, Arizona, Phoenix

Alternate Location(s): United States, Texas, Dallas

Position ID: J0524-0456

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

This is a hybrid onsite role that can be completed from either Phoenix, Arizona or Dallas, Texas.

CGI is seeking an experienced SRE (Site Reliability Engineer) who has fresh ideas and a unique viewpoint, and who enjoys collaborating with a cross-functional team to develop real-world solutions and positive user experiences for every interaction. Objectives of this role:

• Run the production environment by monitoring availability and taking a holistic view of system health.

• Build software and systems to manage platform infrastructure and applications.

• Improve reliability, quality, and time-to-market of our suite of software solutions.

• Measure and optimize system performance, with an eye toward pushing our capabilities forward, getting ahead of customer needs, and innovating for continual improvement.

• Provide primary operational support and engineering for multiple large-scale distributed software applications

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Gather and analyze metrics from operating systems as well as applications to assist in performance tuning and fault finding.

• Partner with development teams to improve services through rigorous testing and release procedures.

• Managing and growing innovative, production-quality tools to solve real operational problems for our network.

• Participate in system design consulting, platform management, and capacity planning.

• Create sustainable systems and services through automation and uplifts.

• Balance feature development speed and reliability with well-defined service-level objectives.

• Providing technical solutions to real business problems in a global organization

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in computer science or related discipline.

• 10+ years of solid hands-on software development experience with a focus on continuous delivery and deployment and cloud automation.

• 10+ years of administrative experience in networking, storage systems, *nix operating systems and hands-on systems engineering experience.

• Understanding and experience of SRE concepts such as Automation, Capacity planning, Monitoring, Performance optimization, SLO’s etc.

• Ability to program (structured and OOP) using one or more high-level languages, such as Python, Java, C/C++, Ruby, and JavaScript.

• Software design patterns, SDLC, Open-Source Development, Test Driven Development (TDD), Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery.

• Experience with distributed storage technologies such as NFS, HDFS, Ceph, and Amazon S3, as well as dynamic resource management frameworks (Apache Mesos, Kubernetes, Yarn)

• Experience with monitoring tools like Dynatrace, Splunk or similar tools.

• Experience with Oracle or Mongo or MySQL databases.

• Experience with caching tools like Redis etc.

• Experience with DevOps tools like Jenkins, GitHub, JFrog, uDeploy.

• Knowledge of platform tools like VM, Open Shift Container etc.

• Preferred knowledge of network tools like Datapower, Akamai.

• Awareness of Load Balancer and development frameworks like SpringBoot, Spring Batch, Angular etc.

• Proactive approach to identifying problems, performance bottlenecks, and areas for improvement.

OPTIONAL: Desired qualifications/non-essential skills required

• Experience with structured coding techniques, CI/CD pipelines build processes, Git, code reviews, unit testing.

• Experience of designing, developing or operating cloud services running on AWS.

CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to skill set, level, experience, relevant training, and licensure and certifications. To support the ability to reward for merit-based performance, CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range for this role in the U.S. is $85,800 - $185,800.

At CGI we call our professionals “members” to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company. CGI’s benefits include:

  • Competitive base salaries.

  • Eligibility to participate in an attractive Share Purchase Plan (SPP) in which the company matches dollar-for-dollar contributions made by eligible employees, up to a maximum, for their job category.

  • 401(k) Plan and Profit Participation for eligible members.

  • Generous holidays, vacation, and sick leave plans.

  • Comprehensive insurance plans that include, among other benefits, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, out-of-county emergency coverage in all countries of employment.

  • Back-up childcare, Pet insurance, a Member Assistance Program, a 529 college savings program, a personal financial management tool, lifestyle management programs and more.

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Skills:

  • Confluence

  • Database Administration

  • Jira

What you can expect from us:

Together, as owners, let’s turn meaningful insights into action.

Life at CGI is rooted in ownership, teamwork, respect and belonging. Here, you’ll reach your full potential because…

You are invited to be an owner from day 1 as we work together to bring our Dream to life. That’s why we call ourselves CGI Partners rather than employees. We benefit from our collective success and actively shape our company’s strategy and direction.

Your work creates value. You’ll develop innovative solutions and build relationships with teammates and clients while accessing global capabilities to scale your ideas, embrace new opportunities, and benefit from expansive industry and technology expertise.

You’ll shape your career by joining a company built to grow and last. You’ll be supported by leaders who care about your health and well-being and provide you with opportunities to deepen your skills and broaden your horizons.

Come join our team—one of the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, height, weight, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

CGI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job in the U.S., please email the CGI U.S. Employment Compliance mailbox at USEmploymentCompliance@cgi.com . You will need to reference the Position ID of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a Position ID will not be returned.

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All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary dependent upon specific assignment and/or level of US government security clearance held. Dependent upon role and/or federal government security clearance requirements, and in accordance with applicable laws, some background investigations may include a credit check. CGI will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrests and conviction records in accordance with all local regulations and ordinances.

CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI’s legal duty to furnish information.