Site Reliability Engineer, Cloud - 1390772

February 06, 2023 - Remote US

Are you passionate about cloud automation? Interested in questioning the limitations of efficiency? Enjoy scaling content delivery pipelines? Join us at Cisco’s Talos Research & Intelligence organization.

Who We Are

Talos Intelligence Delivery Engineering (TIDE) organization plays a pivotal role in providing critical security intelligence, data, and cloud services to both the research teams and Cisco security email, web, enterprise networking, and firewall products to protect our enterprise customers from cyberattacks.

About The Role

We’re looking for a dedicated Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) with software solutions or operations background; experienced professional in designing and operating large-scale highly available distributed systems in the cloud, capable of handling billions of requests per day.

You’ll be responsible to work with our DevOps teams to improve availability, reduce latency, increase performance, implement process rigor, build monitoring, fixing complex problems, and conducting capacity planning.

What you’ll do

  • Collaborate and work closely with Talos development engineering teams to ensure that the Talos Cloud Services and end-to-end infrastructure are designed and optimized for availability, latency and performance.
  • Be the key liaison between application owners and our infrastructure providers with design, implementation, monitoring, and standard process with solution offering in mind.
  • Design, deploy, and maintain cloud native services in AWS that are elastic and resilient to failure.
  • Participate in on-call rotation and contribute to improve 24x7 incident response.
  • Capacity planning and utilization estimation for our cloud security applications and help teams prepare for growth.
  • Fix and debug issues across our infrastructure and platform services from the solution and application-level perspective.

Required Skills

  • Expert on cloud technologies and cloud providers such as AWS and Azure.
  • Ability to write high quality code in Python, Go, Scala, or equivalent languages.
  • Profile and Trace applications using technologies such as Datadog or AppDynamics.
  • Ability to design and implement scalable and highly resilient solutions.
  • Good understanding of Unix/Linux systems, the kernel, system libraries, file systems, and client-server protocols.
  • Strong Infrastructure as Code skills, ideally with Terraform, CI/CD pipeline and Kubernetes.
  • Monitor deployment and change management processes across the entire TIDE cloud portfolio.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong sense of ownership, drive and attention to detail.
  • Technical Solution Program management skills is a plus.

Why Cisco

At Cisco, each person brings their unique talents to work as a team and make a difference. Yes, our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays, and learns, but our edge comes from our people. Our People Are The Heart of Cisco.

Cisco is proud to be an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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Benefits and Perks

We strive to keep our teams happy and healthy. Many roles have the option to be Remote or Hybrid. Cisco provides competitive pay, excellent medical, dental and vision coverage, 401(k) match, 20 days of paid time off plus holidays, support for parents and paid time to volunteer. View the benefits overview. Benefits and Perks - Cisco

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Cisco Covid-19 Vaccination Requirements

The health and safety of Cisco’s employees, customers, and partners is a top priority. Our goal is to protect and mitigate the spread of COVID-19 infection for strong business resiliency during the pandemic. Therefore, Cisco may require new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 if the role requires business-related travel, meeting with customers/partners (including visiting third-party sites on behalf of Cisco), attending trade events, and Cisco office entry, unless otherwise prohibited by applicable law, and in countries where COVID-19 vaccination is legally required. The company will consider legally required accommodations/exceptions for medical, religious, and other reasons as per the requirements of the role and in accordance with applicable law. Additional information will be provided to candidates about the requirements and accommodation process at the offer time based on region.


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