SRE / Site Reliability Engineer / Backend Engineer

Appaegis Inc. is a Silicon Valley VC backed, cyber security start-up based in Silicon Valley USA, founded by seasoned entrepreneurs with successful track records. We are looking for a Senior Engineer to join our research and development team in Taipei. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in software engineering and will develop and operate Appaegis world-wide cloud architecture, ensuring the responsiveness and stability of applications and working alongside other engineers for successful cloud operation.

This is a software development role, a successful SRE will research, design, implement and test architectures and infrastructures that are related to the availability, scalability and performance of our cloud services.

A successful SRE must also teamwork with the rest of the R&D team to understand the product, provide feedback for the design and implementation of our cloud infrastructure and CI/CD pipeline.

Appaegis provides competitive salary and benefit. As the tradition of Silicon Valley start-ups, all our employee are in our stock option plan.

The engineer will be the one creates the framework to operate and monitor our cloud operation.

SRE / Site Reliability Engineer / Backend Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Oversee availability, performance, scalability and security of our cloud infrastructure.
  • Create and maintain monitoring infrastructure and applications, for our service and products.
  • Develop mechanism to enhance scalability, support high-availability and allow graceful fail-over for the product and services.
  • Monitor and enhance security of our product and service, perform security patch and update.
  • Establish process, framework as well as document of our operation meet compliance requirements.
  • Collect metric and develop mechanism to alert for human intervention.
  • Develop playbook for incidents.

**Sorry we cannot hire foreigners due to local regulations.

Requirements

  • English: Intermediate.
  • Degree in Computer Science or Engineering related.
  • Strong organizational and project management skills.
  • In-depth knowledge in deployment and management with Kubernetes clusters.
  • Experience in AWS, GCP, or Microsoft Azure.
  • Experience in DevOps of AWS or other public cloud operation.
  • Familiarity with well-architected AWS cloud operation frameworks for production.
  • Proficiency with automation language such as CloudFormation, Terraform, ansible.
  • Familiarity with popular technology such as ELK stack, SQL, Redis etc.
  • Excellent verbal communication skills.
  • Good problem solving skills.
  • Attention to detail.

Location

Taipei, Daan District