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104963 - Site Reliability Lead - Galway

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
Date: 12/09/2019
Job Reference: 104963
Contact Name: Dee Curley
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Job Description

Site Reliability Lead - Galway - 104963
Site Reliability Lead
Our client, a FinTech company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a Site Reliability Lead for their site.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Use advanced problem-solving skills to lead teams in identifying, researching, and coordinating the resources necessary to effectively troubleshoot/diagnose complex application issues; with a mind for restoration of service now and prevention in the future
  • Address potential problems which will involve providing feedback in designing systems that are specific to our operating environment
  • Partner and lead internal and external technology associates in solving complex business needs
  • Work closely with the application development and architecture teams to make informed, collaborative technical decisions.
  • Leverage metrics and monitoring tools to identify trends and prevent production incidents
  • Identify bottlenecks and problems throughout the infrastructure
  • Present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to a variety of audiences, both technical and non-technical.
  • Promote a DevOps culture, including building relationships with other technical and business teams.

Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:
  • Bachelor’s Degree (Level 8) in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field
  • 8+ years programming in Java, SQL, Cobol and DB2
  • Prior success extracting/translating findings into alternatives/solutions
  • Previous use of monitoring tools, such as AppDynamics or Splunk
  • Working knowledge in cloud eco-systems like OpenStack, ESXi, OpenShift, AWS, Mesos DC/OS, Docker, Azure, GCP is a plus
  • Experience with REST API or in Python/Java programming is a plus
  • Familiarity with DevOps tools like Ansible, Puppet, Chef
  • Experience coaching and mentoring technology talent.
  • Persistent and driven
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent influencing and negotiation skills
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced, multi-tasking, dynamic environment
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Ability to build and maintain strong relationship with stakeholders
  • Self-motivated and takes initiative
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and international cultural awareness
  • Experience working in Agile frameworks, like Scrum and Kanban
  • Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or equivalent experience

  • Experience in production support, application development, infrastructure or technology operations
  • Cybersecurity experience
  • Understanding of the ITIL framework
  • Understanding of DevOps principles
  • Experience working with offshore teams and vendor delivery partners
  • Service Now and Jira Experience
  • Finance/Insurance industry experience
  • Bilingual (Spanish/English/Japanese), is a plus

For further information on this Site Reliability Lead role in Galway please contact Dee Curley on 091 730022 /

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