Network Engineer SRE

  • 24 Rue de Calais, 75009 Paris, France
  • Full-time

Company Description

We are music and tech fans hailing from all over the globe, working to make Deezer the most personal music streaming service. From data scientists to tech experts, artists & labels specialists to marketers, and even in-house music editors, our team is spreading the love for music to over 180 countries. Supporting local and international artists and bringing them closer to their fans is our mission - we believe music is about diversity, multiculturalism and togetherness. 

Ready to join the team? We're all ears.

Job Description

How about you?

The Core Infrastructure Team is looking for an intermediate to experienced Network / Site Reliability Engineer for living thrilling adventures. Our vision is to provide reliable, performant and secure services to guarantee the best Deezer Experience around the world in a resource-efficient way while making our staff autonomous and efficient at handling their services at scale by offering a self-service platform and instituting SRE principles. You will be confronted with various challenges tied to high traffic and high availability problems.

What you will do:

By joining the Core Infrastructure Team at Deezer, you will:

  • Work closely with other teams to understand and mitigate issues
  • Manage network operations with our provider
  • Build and deploy services, solutions and tools impacting our whole infrastructure
  • Monitor, detect anomalies, investigate problems, resolve incident and write good post-mortem
  • Participate to code review of our solutions
  • Help the team to handle and reduce its Toil


What we are looking for:

  • Bac +5 - Network Engineer
  • Experience 3-5 years


  • Great knowledge and adherence on SRE principles
  • Strong knowledge of GNU/Linux systems (we use Debian)
  • Strong knowledge of OSI model (or TCP/IP), IPv4 and DNS
  • Great knowledge of Load Balancing software (e.g. HAProxy)
  • Experience with routing protocols (e.g. BGP)
  • Experience in network troubleshooting (e.g. tcpdump)
  • Experience with Ansible, Git, Terraform, Jenkins
  • Experience with monitoring systems (Prometheus, Grafana, ELK)
  • An experience with Kubernetes CNI different than flannel is welcomed
  • An experience with Google Cloud Platform or Amazon Web Services is welcomed

Also required:

  • Good communication skills and the capacity to adapt
  • Good team work and share of his work
  • A deep capacity to get things done
  • Rigorous and organized
  • Autonomous
  • Ability to learn, to be creative and innovative
  • Fluent in writing well-documented procedures in english
  • Passion for performance and tuning
  • Interest in reducing infrastructure carbon footprint is appreciated

Additional Information

Life @ Deezer HQ

  • Start-up environment with an at home vibe and outdoor space
  • Kitchen stocked with free drinks and snacks daily
  • Friday drinks & seasonal parties
  • Gym access, plus yoga, pilates and boxing classes
  • English and French language courses
  • Hackathons & meetups

We are an equal opportunity employer