2633 Site Reliability Engineer

Location: Portland, OR

Our client’s software works to help deliver the promise of democracy in the digital age by solving for a new era of more efficient, open and innovative governance. All while making their employees feel empowered, engaged, and motivated about contributing to a market-leading, high-growth software organization with proven technology. If this sounds like a place you would like to be then please send your resume to We value and encourage diversity in the workplace and women, minorities, and veterans are highly encouraged to apply. Thank you.

Job Type: Contract to Hire

Additional Information:
o Design, develop and implement software to improve our software system availability, scalability, latency, and efficiency. Scale solution to the business need.
o Lead problem solving for critical services and build automation to prevent future recurrence. Drive response automation to all non-critical service conditions to increase productivity through decreased operational load.
o Drive the creation and adoption of new designs, architectures, standards, guidelines and approaches for software development.
o Perform full system analysis on software performance in addition to capacity planning, and demand forecasting.
o Participate in balanced on-call.
o Conduct operations support including the execution of software releases, production data updates, OS patches and utilize system expertise to answer user questions around system function.

Skills and Qualifications:
o Ability to work as a team player
o Excellent problem solving, analytical, communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills
o Independent thinker with creative, resourceful, and proactive problem-solving skills
o Track record of building and maintaining excellent working relationships with peers across organizations (QA, Development, PM, UX, etc.)
o Track record of delivering excellent customer experiences
o Experience in a major public cloud offering like Azure or AWS, preferably Azure
o Experience with Terraform and Packer
o Experience with scripting and
o Operating and maintaining windows server environments
o Exposure to MS SQL-Server Databases, including SQL, stored procedures, and database design
o Experience and understanding of software source control systems, preferably Git
o Knowledge of build systems and software integration systems Strong and demonstrable experience working in continuous integration and continuous deployment systems (CI/CD) such as (TeamCity, Azure DevOps, GitHub Actions, Travis CI, etc)
o Experience with DevOps tooling
o Bachelor of Science degree in computer science, or related field of study, or equivalent experience