Site Reliability Engineer - Fox Technology

Job Number: R50011785

Brand: Fox Corporation

Job Type: Engineering, Information Technology, Technology

Location: Phoenix, Arizona

Job Posting Date: August 17, 2020

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OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANY

Fox Corporation

Under the FOX banner, we produce and distribute content through some of the world’s leading and most valued brands, including: FOX News, FOX Sports, the Fox Network, and the FOX Television Stations. We empower a diverse range of creators to imagine and develop culturally significant content, while building an organization that thrives on creative ideas, operational expertise and strategic thinking.

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are looking for a Site Reliability Engineer to help measure, monitor, improve and develop/apply best practices and automation to our applications and infrastructure supporting media workflows and broadcast events such as MLB World Series, NFL, College Football, World Cup and the Super Bowl. The SRE team will work closely with multiple teams and disciplines across the enterprise to conceptualize, build and integrate solutions and services to support the challenging real-time requirements of the media/broadcast business. Join the team and make your mark as we build our media and broadcast operations from the ground up!

ABOUT YOU
The ideal candidate will have a background in software engineering and a passion for continuous improvement, bringing these to bear to solve operations problems. Media and/or broadcast experience are a huge plus. We are looking for strong written and in-person communication and a self-starter that can identify and solve problems early on


A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Be in an on-call rotation to respond to critical outages outside of normal business hours

  • Design, build and manage/maintain software solutions, platforms and testing frameworks to increase system reliability and organizational efficiency

  • Work with teams to help implement self-healing and instrumentation/monitoring solutions

  • Automate alerting and remediation workflows

  • Perform root cause analysis and develop solutions to prevent problem recurrence

  • Review system designs to eliminate failure points/bottlenecks and ensure adherence to best practices

  • Create and update documentation to facilitate cross-training and troubleshooting

  • Other duties as assigned


WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • 3+ years experience in software development (Python, Java, Go, .Net)

  • 3+ years experience working with AWS

  • 3 years experience working with automation/config management tools such as Terraform, Chef, Jenkins, Spinnaker, etc.

  • 2+ years experience with monitoring tools such as CloudWatch, New Relic, Splunk, etc

  • Passion for continuous improvement and automation

  • Flexibility to deal with shifting priorities and wide spectrum of project management styles

  • Terraform

  • Git and pull requests

  • Jenkins or comparable deployment automation

  • ServiceNow

  • Building and distributing software libraries/SDKs

  • Configuration management (Chef, Ansible, etc)

  • Ability to prioritize and complete tasks

  • GCP experience

NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEAL BREAKER

  • Bachelor's in a related field is preferred

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We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

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