Site Reliability Engineer at Swyftx

Full-Time, R&D, Sydney, AU sydney engineering full-time
Posted 6 days ago

Swyftx is an innovative fin-tech scaleup, rapidly building a name for itself as Australia’s most feature-rich and best-priced digital currency exchange. With over 300,000 users and growing fast, we are building an exceptional team to support this fantastic growth. We’re putting our people’s values, and our customer’s experience first, with our sights set on becoming Australia’s largest cryptocurrency trading platform and next billion-dollar success story.

Our platform is evolving continuously, and we work hard to uphold our high standards for new and improved features. To support our growth, Swyftx is searching for a further Site Reliability Engineer to take ownership of infrastructure and implement best practices in regards to Performance, Reliability, Availability and Scalability (PRAS) of Swyftx's cryptocurrency trading platform and it's 300,000+ users.

About the opportunity:

The Site Reliability Engineer will bring experience with tools such as Ansible, Puppet or Helm while working in a cloud environment. Your hands on experience using agile software development methods in DevOps will be leveraged in our team. You will be responsible for providing continuous improvements in a scaling organization. This is an opportunity to make an immediate contribution as we are building our new team in Sydney from the ground up! This role will be based in the Sydney CBD.

What you’ll do:

  • Maintain and improve the resiliency of our core applications and infrastructure platform
  • Provide continued improvement to the platform infrastructure through automation and standardisation
  • Provide complementary skills/expertise to the team and continuously learning from peers and seniors.
  • Ensure that all of our core services are up to date and security patched
  • Participate in the on-call rotation with our engineering teams
  • Work in a cloud environment with AWS stack

About you:

  • Deep expertise in DevOps tooling (Ansible, Helm, Puppet).
  • Proficient in Docker and Kubernetes
  • Proficient in Infrastructure as Code (IaC) (Terraform, Cloudformation)
  • Expertise with Continuous Integrate/Delivery and Dependency Management (Buildkite, GitLab or other container based pipeline solutions)
  • Strong experience in scripting: NodeJS, GoLang and Python are desirable
  • Strong knowledge of IP networking, DNS, load balancing and CDN's
  • Knowledge of SecOps
  • Experience with NGINX, Apache, or similar web servers
  • Experience with using Agile software development methods in a DevOps environment
  • A completed Bachelor’s Degree in Software Engineering or equivalent

Life at Swyftx:

You will experience first-hand what it means to say “I did that” as you watch your ideas and visions become a reality, impacting thousands of people every day. We are a culture that values learning and training, career growth, and setting our people up for success.

At Swyftx we are focused on creating a diverse and dynamic environment that embraces and values differences. We value the variety of unique experiences, qualities and characteristics that our people possess, and we are committed to providing a working environment where everyone is included and treated with respect.

Interested? Please the 'Apply Now' button and we look forward to hearing from you.

You will have the rights to legally work in Australia, sponsorship options are not available for this role. We have an internal Talent Acquisition function, and therefore are not accepting approaches from recruitment agencies.