Senior Site Reliability Engineer

  • San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Wish is a mobile e-commerce platform that flips traditional shopping on its head. We connect hundreds of millions of people with the widest selection of delightful, surprising, and—most importantly—affordable products delivered directly to their doors. Each day on Wish, millions of customers in more than 160 countries around the world discover new products. For our over 1 million merchant partners, anyone with a good idea and a mobile phone can instantly tap into a global market. 

We're fueled by creating unique products and experiences that give people access to a new type of commerce, where all are welcome. If you’ve been searching for a supportive environment to chase your curiosity and use data to investigate the questions that matter most to you, this is the place.

Job Description

Wish is seeking a Site Reliability Engineer to join our SRE team. As a member of the team you will have an opportunity to shape Wish’s production environment and culture as we move from an outdated monolithic architecture to a modern service oriented architecture. Including things such as building operational tooling, automating operational workflows, performing architecture and design reviews, investigating system failures and complex outages, defining service level objectives, and much more.

What you'll be doing:

  • Design, implement, and maintain infrastructure for applications at Wish

  • Provide on-going maintenance and support of internal tools, improve system health and reliability

  • Create tools for automating deployment, monitoring and operations of the overall platform

  • Participate on-call rotation to provide application support, incident management, and troubleshooting


Minimum Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of Linux systems administration experience

  • Knowledge of network theory and protocols such as ELB, DNS, SSL, TCP/IP, etc.

  • Knowledge of database technologies and basic DBA skills (Mongo, Postgres, MySQL)

  • Bachelors in Computer Science, Engineering, related field, or equivalent work experience.

  • Skill with one or more programming languages. Python or Go preferred

  • Ability to prioritize tasks and work independently

    Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledgeable in modern configuration management tools (Salt, Ansible, Fabric, etc.)

  • Experience with large scale data center environments

  • Knowledgeable in designing, analyzing, and troubleshooting large-scale distributed systems

  • Experience with Cloud Computing platforms (e.g. Amazon AWS, Google Cloud Platform)

  • Understanding of Linux containers (Docker, Kubernetes, etc.)

  • Know the difference between fork and exec :)


Additional Information

Wish values diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive work environment. We provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. We do not discriminate based on any legally-protected class or characteristic. Employment decisions are made based on qualifications, merit, and business needs. If you need assistance or accommodation due to a disability, please let your recruiter know. For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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