Senior Site Reliability Engineer - Customer Security (Portugal)

  • Location
    • Lisbon
  • Date Posted
  • Nov. 3, 2021
  • Function
  • IT
  • Sector
  • Security

Coalition is on a mission to provide security for all. Our cybersecurity and risk management platform brings together insurance, threat intelligence expertise, and cybersecurity tools to help our customers remain resilient to cyber threats. Together we are centered around one goal: harnessing the power of technology with the safety of insurance to provide the first holistic solution to solve cyber risk.

Our  teams not only work to prevent security failures, but we help organizations mitigate and recover from incidents when they occur. Our approach is catching on. Coalition currently has more than 42,000 customers who have insured over $12 billion of their risk. and our distributed team works collaboratively across North America and Europe.

Founded in 2017, Coalition has experienced tremendous growth by remaining true to our founding values. That’s why we are proud to be  named one of  Inc’s Best Places to Work in 2021.

About The Role

We are looking for a Senior Site Reliability Engineer (Remote) who has the experience, ability and mental fortitude to instrument and monitor the breadth of our full platform stack (hosts, applications, and performance). In this role, you will work closely with our engineering and information security teams to enhance the automated system provisioning and deployment subsystems within codified infrastructure. You will work with developers to create more robust and scalable services independent of cloud implementations. You will help to isolate, trap and respond from the inevitability of system failure and develop strategies for continuous monitoring and analysis to reduce both downtime and required manual intervention. You will participate in On-Call rotation to maintain platform SLAs.

Our core platform is written mostly in Python. We prefer to use the right tool for the job and make pragmatic decisions about how to scale and decouple systems as we continue to grow. We’re looking for someone who can navigate a cloud environment (across multiple providers) and bare metal with many moving pieces and systems to help the team understand how they fit into the broader puzzle.

Responsibilities

  • Ensure performance, responsiveness, scalability and automation - help us iterate faster and run smoothly
  • Collaborate with team members to ensure scalable and automated services
  • Review work done by other engineers
  • Research, learn and improve a large scale scanning and data processing platform

Skills and Qualifications

  • Located in Portugal
  • 4 to 5 years experience
  • Distributed Systems Architectures
  • Cloud Providers (AWS, Google Cloud, Azure, Digital Ocean, etc.)
  • NoSQL databases, Message Queues & Streaming platforms
  • Good knowledge of Linux Systems (We don’t use Windows Servers)
  • Source Control Systems, e.g. Git
  • Terraform and infrastructure as code (Terraform)
  • Configuration Management Tools, e.g. Ansible
  • Building CI/CD Pipeline
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in English

Bonus Points

  • Elasticsearch
  • Vagrant
  • Docker/ECS
  • Fargate/Nomad
  • Vault

Why Coalition?

Coalition’s culture is one that strongly values humility, authenticity, and diversity. We want to work with people of different backgrounds and different paths in life, and we trust our team members to take responsibility, share ownership and work for one another. We are always looking for collaborative, inquisitive and dedicated individuals to join our team.

Coalition Engineering

Our culture is one of character, humility, responsibility, purpose, and authenticity. We are growing rapidly and that growth is enabled by strong teamwork, communication and mentorship. We want people who are passionate about becoming experts in both the business and the technologies that support it. Our core platform is written mostly in Python with some services in Java and Go. We prefer to use the right tool for the job and make pragmatic decisions about how to scale and de-couple systems as we continue to grow. We’re looking for someone who can navigate a cloud environment (AWS) with many moving pieces and systems to help the team understand how they fit into the broader puzzle.

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Coalition is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.