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Site Reliability Engineer


You are ideal for this position if you are a forward-thinking, committed, and enthusiastic SRE engineer who is passionate about technology.
You will be part of a team that is responsible for high availability, high performance and deployment of new software releases provided by the development team. 

This position is within the Kount® division of Equifax, located in Boise, Idaho. Kount is a leading innovator of solutions for fraud and risk management. Kount delivers an all-in-one fraud and risk management solution for companies that have card-not-present environments looking to simplify their fraud/risk operations while dramatically improving bottom line results. Kount provides a single, turnkey fraud solution that is easy-to-implement and easy-to-use. Kount’s proprietary technology has reviewed hundreds of millions of transactions and provides maximum protection for some of the world’s best-known brands.

What You’ll Do 

  • Operate, monitor and maintain high availability for our business applications.

  • Troubleshoot infrastructure and application issues, working closely with the development team to resolve issues.

  • Comply with internal security and patching requirements. 

  • Collaborate with the Product team, including Product Managers and Product Owners, Sales, Customer

  • Success and additional stakeholders to deliver value to the business.

Must Haves

  • BS or MS degree in a STEM major or equivalent job experience required.

  • 5 years of experience as a SRE. 

  • 5 years of experience in Linux/Unix, Networking, Puppet, F5 tools - such as load balancing and WAF, VMware.

  • Strong background with operating systems, storage devices, virtualization, and networking.

  • Thorough knowledge of DNS, Internet protocols, web servers, and load balancing technologies, understand the basic concepts of version control (Git, SVN).

  • Must have experience building and maintaining Unix and Linux Systems, virtualization technologies such as VMware, OpenStack, AWS.

  • Must have strong scripting and automation skills using languages like Bash, Python, Perl, and Ruby.

Extra Points for any of the Following

  • Source code control management systems (e.g., Git, GitLab, GitHub)

  • Atlassian tooling (e.g., Jira, Confluence, Bamboo and Bitbucket)

  • Proficiency in overall system design, system architecture, scalability, reliability, and performance

  • Experience working in financial services

  • SOC2 and PCI compliance/audits

  • Experience with Cloudflare, SFTP, Nagios, Grafana, Kafka, ElasticSearch, Salt, Security tools such as Qualys, Sentinel1, Storage management, Data center hardware such as Blade Servers. 

  • DBA experience (Oracle) 

We offer comprehensive compensation and healthcare packages, 401k matching, paid time off, and organizational growth potential through our online learning platform with guided career tracks.

Are you ready to power your possible?  Apply today, and get started on a path toward an exciting new career at Equifax, where you can make a difference!

Equifax is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Who is Equifax? 

At Equifax, we believe knowledge drives progress. As a global data, analytics and technology company, we play an essential role in the global economy by helping employers, employees, financial institutions and government agencies make critical decisions with greater confidence. ​​​​​​​ 

We work to help create seamless and positive experiences during life’s pivotal moments: applying for jobs or a mortgage, financing an education or buying a car. Our impact is real and to accomplish our goals we focus on nurturing our people for career advancement and their learning and development, supporting our next generation of leaders, maintaining an inclusive and diverse work environment, and regularly engaging and recognizing our employees. Regardless of location or role, the individual and collective work of our employees makes a difference and we are looking for talented team players to join us as we help people live their financial best. 


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