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SRE Consultant
Date Posted:  12/8/2021
Job ID:  Job #4655
Employment Type: Contract
Location: New York New York
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Are you an engineer interested in new media, social activities, and television? 

We are seeking a Senior Site Reliability Engineer for our online television and media-focused web properties.  In this role, you will support our Kubernetes platform that serves our streaming products in the cloud.  Our team seeks to produce infrastructure that's fast, self-healing, and operates at a global scale. This a great opportunity for a seasoned DevOps engineer to build systems that have that global reach, and which impact millions of users.

STAND 8 provides end to end IT solutions to enterprise partners across the United States and with offices in Charlotte, LA, Atlanta, New York and more.

About You:
You have a passion for data, and seek to monitor all things!   You thrive on designing systems with an eye towards scale, self-healing, and automation as your guiding principles. You believe that documentation is core to good system design.  You love CI/CD and think releases should happen multiple times a day.  You have experience with being on-call, and seek-out ways to improve the on-call rotation for the team.


  • Support our development teams across multiple environments in an AGILE environment
  • Build and manage infrastructure at large scale
  • Build self-healing and automated systems
  • Design and build systems to collect, visualize, and store service health indicators
  • Additional other duties and responsibilities, as assigned


  • Implementation of Infrastructure as Code for provisioning using tools such as Terraform and Kubernetes
  • Work with our development teams on re-architecture of existing systems into the cloud


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years managing and monitoring Linux systems
  • 2+ years leading the design and implementation of Cloud systems in AWS/GCP using tools like Terraform, Kubernetes, Puppet, Chef, Jenkins or Ansible.
  • 4+ years’ experience working with monitoring, logging, and visualization tooling, such as Prometheus, Elasticsearch, and Grafana.
  • 2+ years’ experience programming in a programming language such as Java, Python, Go
  • On call experience
  • Attention to detail and ability to manage multiple projects
  • Demonstrated ability to work with 3rd parties and collaborate on solutions


  • Past experience working on public clouds like AWS or GCP