Site Reliability Engineer
Job Number: 188612
Experian is the world’s leading global information services company, unlocking the power of data to create opportunities for consumers, businesses and society. For more than 125 years, we’ve helped consumers and clients prosper, and economies and communities flourish – and we’re not done. Experian has operated at the center of Big Data since before the phrase was coined. Few companies can offer information services on an equivalent scale. Experian has been named to Forbes Magazine’s Top 100 list of the “World’s Most Innovative Companies” for 4 years in a row. We have 16,000 people operating across 37 countries, and every day we’re investing in new technologies, talented people and innovation to help create a better tomorrow.
- Full Time
- Level: All
- Travel: Limited
- Glassdoor Rating: 3.7 out of 5
Experian Technology is central to the future success of Experian. Whether developing a new product, enhancing a SaaS solution or securing our networks from external threats, you have a critical role to play. When looking for new talent to join our technical teams, we look for individuals with the following traits:
- Innovation 9
- Problem-Solver 9
- Presenter 8
- Technologically savvy 10
- Confident 6
- Independent 4
- Relationship expertise
- Team player
- Technologically savvy
DescriptionClarity Services, a part of Experian, is the only real time credit bureau focused on non-prime consumers. We help consumers who typically live paycheck-to-paycheck gain access to modest credit when they need it by helping lenders identify credit risks and fraud to keep down the costs of non-prime lending. We do this by aggregating data from many sources and computing credit attributes in real time.
We have large amount of data in mysql and mongodb. We employ rails on jruby within CentOS to process over a million transactions for our customers every day. Our typical response times are 1-2 seconds for a basket of products and we maintain 99.99% availability for our customers. Our infrastructure is located in two hot-hot data centers from a national colocation provider.
Our goal is to integrate docker into our deploy chain and migrate more cloud services into our operations. This is a major change that affects almost every control and audit process, as well as the daily workflow for developers and operations staff. We need an experienced engineer to help us plan and implement this large scale project to make this successful.
Knowledge, Experience & QualificationsThe new site reliability engineer would have:
- 5+ years experience in SRE-type role
- 5+ years experience with ruby and rails among other languages
- Familiar with AWS offerings and services (certifications preferred)
- Familiar with docker containers
- Experience building and managing OpenShift/OpenStack platforms
- Docker orchestration using kubernetes
- Config management using ansible, chef, or puppet
- Continuous delivery goals
- DevOps experience with RedHat/CentOS, including building rpms
- Experience working on an operational team for high availability applications
- Experience with high security PCI/SSAE-18 audited infrastrcuture
- MySQL, Mongodb, or similar database experience
- Jenkins or similar continuous integration platform
- jira and github for dev tickets, PRs, code reviews, and git repos
- remedyforce for governance tickets and audit
- pager duty
- new relic, nagios
Working for a leading FTSE 50 global information services company is just one of the rewards of joining Experian. Our benefits package is designed to reward contribution and loyalty and to attract the kind of talented individuals who have their pick of employers. That is why we offer a highly competitive package which comprises:
- Competitive base salary
- Aggressive bonus plan
- Core benefits including: full medical, dental, vision, matching 401K and the opportunity to work with a global leader
Experian is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Anyone needing accommodation to complete the interview process should notify the talent acquisition partner. The word "Experian" is a registered trademark in the EU and other countries and is owned by Experian Ltd. and/or its associated companies.
Experian offers comprehensive coverage with flexible options for you as well as your spouse/domestic partner and eligible dependents. This includes medical, dental and vision insurance, health care savings and spending accounts, dependent care FSA, health & wellness program, and telemedicine.
Personal Finance Protection
We offer several benefits that strengthen your financial protection such as a 401k plan with an employer match, an employee stock purchase plan, life & additional insurance coverage.
We invest in your professional future through our education assistance program and many professional development programs. We also grant 20 scholarships to high school seniors each year to children of Experian employees.
We offer flexible time off in addition to corporate holidays, sick days and paid volunteer time off.
Experian supports your life outside the office with benefits such as our new parental leave policy covering time off for birth mothers as well as birth fathers and mothers/fathers of adoptive or foster children, adoption assistance, and pet insurance.
Experian employees enjoy many other benefits through our employee discounts, company sponsored activities, and flexible total rewards packages. Many of our office locations provide onsite amenities such as fitness centers, game rooms, cafeterias and free snacks in break rooms. We support work/life balance with convenient offices in several metropolitan locations and flexible work arrangements when possible.
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