Service Reliability Engineer
Discover. A more rewarding way to work.At Discover Financial Services, you’ll find yourself in the company of some of the industry’s smartest and most reliable professionals. And at a company that rewards dedication, values innovation and supports growth.Thrive in an environment that promotes teamwork and shared success. Build on a foundation of mutual respect. Join the company that understands rewarding careers like no other, with this exceptional opportunity: Job Description:
Looking to join a Technology team that has a relentless commitment to supporting diversity, driving enthusiasm and motivating employees to achieve their career aspirations? We hope this technology career opportunity establishes that connection for you. For 14 years, Discover has been recognized as a best place to work for information Technology professionals. If this opportunity is not a direct connection for you but might be a fit for someone else, share with a friend or colleague as your good deed for the day. As a Service Reliability Engineering (SRE) on the Enterprise Applications Systems and Tools (EAST) team. You will be empowered (yes, empowered) to apply software engineering techniques and discipline to production operations and help us delivery the world’s greatest solutions. If you are the type of person that loves driving technology problem solving sessions; has a tireless passion to increase the resiliency and availability of software products; we believe our SRE opportunity will allow you to be the superstar of all superstars! To be clear, the position is responsible for the provisioning, availability, performance, and end to end customer experience for the applications and platform delivered by the Enterprise Application Systems and Tools (EAST) team. You will also be deeply involved in system roadmap planning and release management activities as well. Overall, you will become a rock star subject matter expert on the operation of these world class systems that are critical to our great Fortune 300 Company (which really operates like a startup). Additionally you will promote a risk-aware culture, ensure efficient and effective risk and compliance management practices by adhering to required standards and processes. Sounds awesome doesn’t it? We think so but we ultimately need you to make this a reality. You will be exposed to the latest technologies in the Industry. All cutting edge and you have the opportunity to be right in the middle of it. Motivated by leading your work vs. following a checklist, enjoy advocating for and driving change as well as inventing features or projects that solve a business challenge. Join our team! [Work with an agile Application Development team on automating, testing and operational excellence of a critical application. Create a roadmap and work to implement fault tolerance, work load segmentation and blue-green deployment. Time will be spent 50% on Operational Support and 50% on Application enhancement for Operational Excellence. Also you will promote a risk-aware culture, ensure efficient and effective risk and compliance management practices by adhering to require standards and processes. Skills:
- Bachelor’s Degree (preferably in a Computer Science related field) or the equivalent work experience
- 1+ years working an Application Development
- Skilled in task automation, continuous integration and delivery (test automation, Jenkins, release management, DevOps).
- Proficient in robust application architecture (microservice environments, application program interface, Service Registries, fault tolerance).
- Familiar with cloud-based IaaS and PaaS solutions (AWS, Cloud Foundry).
- Strong communication skills, amazing team player with hyper focus on the customer.
- Strength in adapting to a highly dynamic environment of change is needed.
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