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Site Reliability Engineer






Boston, MA, US


What you’ll do
As a member of a small cross functional squad, you’ll own a particular infrastructure challenge at Spotify
Design and document systems, including writing and reviewing code, to automate away problems within your squad’s domain
Undertake measured, methodical, troubleshooting of complicated systems under pressure
Partake in an on-call rotation alongside the engineers who build our production backend
Work from our office in Boston, MA, USA.

Who you are
You have deep knowledge of Linux (we use Ubuntu) and all layers of the networking stack. You should be confident discussing in detail what’s going on under the hood.
You are comfortable with large scale production systems and technologies, for example load balancing, monitoring, distributed systems, and configuration management
You have a track record of designing and executing small to medium scale systems automation projects with strong autonomy
You have strong coding skills in at least one programming language, and a desire to pick up more. We work primarily in Python, Java, with smatterings of shell script, Ruby, and Angular.
You are familiar with and enthusiastic for software engineering best practices such as testing, continuous integration and continuous delivery
You have a passion for solving problems using open source software
You thrive in a rapidly evolving, globally distributed environment

We are proud to foster a workplace free from discrimination. We strongly believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and background will lead to a better environment for our employees and a better product for our users and our creators. This is something we value deeply and we encourage everyone to come be a part of changing the way the world listens to music.

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