Senior Site Reliability Engineer at Secure Code Warrior

Engineering, Full-Time, Brisbane brisbane engineering full-time
Posted 13 days ago

Our mission at Secure Code Warrior is to make the digital world safer by helping companies secure their software through developer-driven security.  In a nutshell, Secure Code Warrior gives developers the skills to write secure code.  Our learning platform is the most effective secure coding solution because it uses agile learning methods for developers to learn, apply, and retain software security principles.  Over 600 enterprises trust Secure Code Warrior to implement agile learning security programs, deliver secure software rapidly, and create a culture of developer-driven security.

To make our mission possible, we’ve brought together individuals passionate about software, security, connection, and collaboration.  We are a venture-backed, global remote-first company with offices in Australia, America, Belgium, Iceland, and the United Kingdom.

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Make your mark with a rapidly growing Cybersecurity company:
We're seeking a visionary Senior SRE to join our growing team and play a pivotal role in shaping the future of our infrastructure and reliability practices. You'll leverage your extensive experience and expertise to champion innovative solutions, spearhead impactful initiatives, and elevate the overall reliability posture of SCW, with a keen eye for integrating security best practices.

Your responsibilities will include (but are not limited to):
* Proactively identify and implement groundbreaking solutions for current and future system reliability challenges;
* Champion best practices, lead large-scale technical initiatives in SRE, and architect robust and scalable solutions using our operational toolchain (Terraform, Apache Airflow, Kubernetes, AWS, Azure DevOps, ArgoCD, Jenkins, and Github);
* Establish yourself as a recognized expert in SRE within the organization, sharing knowledge through presentations, blog posts, or other means;
* Collaborate effectively with development teams to ensure infrastructure and applications are built with reliability and security in mind;
* Integrate application security best practices into the SRE workflow, leveraging your knowledge of OWASP Top 10 and other relevant frameworks;
* Contribute to the health and reliability of our application codebase in Java and NodeJS ecosystems, leveraging your skills as a polyglot programmer; and
* Continuously stay abreast of emerging technologies, industry best practices in SRE, and evolving threats in the security landscape.

We’d love to chat if you have:
* Possesses a deep understanding of SRE principles and a proven track record of successfully implementing them within a cloud environment (AWS, potentially Azure);
* Has extensive experience with our operational toolchain, including Terraform, Apache Airflow, Kubernetes, and infrastructure automation best practices;
* Demonstrates strong proficiency in monitoring and alerting tools and scripting languages relevant to SRE;
* Thrives in a fast-paced environment and enjoys tackling complex technical challenges with a proactive and innovative approach;
* Is a passionate advocate for SRE principles, eager to influence and inspire others across the organization;
* Possesses excellent communication and collaboration skills to effectively share knowledge and influence decision-making;
* Has exposure to application security best practices and a working knowledge of the OWASP Top 10 or similar frameworks; and
* Is a polyglot programmer with experience contributing to codebases written in various languages, such as Java, NodeJS, Go, or similar.

Let’s talk about benefits:
* Unlimited Paid-time-off;
* Remote first culture, with offices in Sydney if you wish to work more hybrid;
* Paid Parental Leave;
* Employee Share Option Plan;
* Volunteer Leave and Employee Assistance Programs; and 
* Home Office Reimbursement

You're joining us at an exciting stage in our journey, and are key to our future success. You’ll have the opportunity to create impact, deliver on your ideas, and use your spark; experience and expertise to help us live long and prosper. 

Warriors have full flexibility. We appreciate that you’ll do your best work when you’re rested and energized. With our business operating globally, there’s no 9-5 grind at Secure Code Warrior. You’re encouraged to work the days, times and in the way that suits your best. We also offer generous leave and work from home options so you can make work work for you.   

We’re a tight-knit team that values humility, diversity, giving back to the community and to each other. Giving back is key to being a Warrior, and we do what we can to make the world a little bit brighter as we work to make it more secure. 

Diversity. Inclusion. They’re more than just words for us. They’re the hard-and-fast principles guiding how we build our teams, cultivate leaders and create a company where every single person feels safe and celebrated. We have a global, multicultural following—we want to reflect that inside our walls and ensure people come as they are, we like it that way!