Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Melbourne


Charles River is an established, yet growing global fintech company. This is a new opportunity to join our Melbourne office as a Service Reliability Engineer and be part of a global team. As an experienced DevOps Engineer you will responsible for designing, implementing and supporting SRE practices and technologies assisting scalability, performance and availability of Charles River's global Software as a Service (SaaS) platform. You will drive transformation of monitoring tools and mentor and share knowledge with others. You will collaborate with Tech Services, Application Management, Product and Engineering to enable a rapid feedback loop supporting quality and service delivery.

The successful candidate will:

- Monitor and report on the availability and performance of our SaaS platform
- Drive capacity planning through statistical analysis of log and monitoring data
- Design and deploy full stack application monitoring and log analysis platforms
- Support rapid and accurate root cause analysis through log and monitoring data analysis
- Automate provisioning and management of monitoring platforms, collectors, servers, databases and configurations data
- Assist in developing and tuning VMware design
- Enhance incident management practices
- Ensure interoperability with our configuration management architecture
- Utilize version control and test automation technologies to ensure reliability and availability of provisioning automation

You will have the following qualifications and experience:

- Bachelors degree in Computer Science, IT
- 5+ years in SaaS SRE, support, system administration, infrastructure management and automation
- Understanding of OSI and TCP/IP stacks
- Experience with full stack and cloud monitoring solutions such as Dynatrace, AppDynamics, Solarwinds
- Experience with log analysis platforms such as Splunk, Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana, Sumo Logic
- Experience with Microsoft stack including Windows Server, SQL Server, Powershell, and Active Directory
- Experience tuning and supporting production JRE Java server applications
- Excellent "soft skills" including interpersonal/verbal and written communications, customer service, teamwork, ability to multi-task, organized, attention to detail, self-motivated, eager to learn, calmness under pressure.
- Experience with VMware
- Familiarity with public cloud vendors platforms AWS and Azure
- And Ideal Competencies/Experience:

- Familiarity with Ansible, Rundeck, and Git
- Performance tuning Java server running on VMWare
- Experience building and running NOC and SOC
- Experience with any major workload automation platform
- Financial services/trading system experience is a plus

  • git
  • java
  • sql
  • vmware
  • windows