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Site Reliability Engineer - Specialist

A7405849
Job Description

Equifax is where you can power your possible. If you want to achieve your true potential, chart new paths, develop new skills, collaborate with bright minds,  and make a meaningful impact, we want to hear from you.

Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) is a discipline that combines software and systems engineering for building and running large-scale, distributed, fault-tolerant systems. SRE ensures that internal and external services meet or exceed reliability and performance expectations while adhering to Equifax engineering principles.

What you’ll do

  • Own end-to-end availability and performance of mission critical services and build automation to prevent problem recurrence; automate response to all non-exceptional service conditions.

  • Manage on-call rotations across continents, using a follow-the-sun model.

  • Design, write and deliver software to improve the availability, scalability, latency and efficiency of Equifax's services.

  • Identify, recruit, develop and retain top-notch professional talent.

  • Is accountable for the performance and results of the team

  • Identifies and resolves technical, operational and/or organization problems

  • Makes decisions guided by policies, procedures and business plan; receives guidance from senior manager

  • Develops plans and leads resources to meet operational objectives within area of responsibility; May contribute to the development of strategy in partnership with senior managers

What experience you need

  • BS degree in Computer Science or related technical field involving coding (e.g., physics or mathematics), or equivalent job experience required

  • 7+ years of experience developing and/or administering software in public  cloud

  • Experience in monitoring infrastructure and application uptime and availability to ensure functional and performance objectives.

  • Experience in languages such as Python, Ruby, Bash, Java, Go, Perl, JavaScript and/or node.js

  • Demonstrable cross-functional knowledge with systems, storage, networking, security and databases

  • System administration skills, including automation and orchestration of Linux/Windows using Chef, Puppet, Ansible, Salt Stack and/or containers (Docker, Kubernetes, etc.)

  • Proficiency with continuous integration and continuous delivery tooling and practices

What could set you apart

  • You have expertise designing, analyzing and troubleshooting large-scale distributed systems.

  • You take a system problem-solving approach, coupled with strong communication skills and a sense of ownership and drive

  • You’ve built software or maintained systems in a highly secure, regulated or compliant industry

  • You thrive in and have experience and passion for working within a DevOps culture and as part of a team

  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills

We offer a hybrid work setting, comprehensive compensation and healthcare packages, attractive 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. 

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.

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