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Our mission.

As the world’s number 1 job site, our mission is to help people get jobs. We need talented, passionate people working together to make this happen. We are looking to grow our teams with people who share our energy and enthusiasm for creating the best experience for job seekers.

The team.

We are a rapidly growing and highly-capable Engineering organization building the most popular job site on the planet. Every month, over 250 million people count on Indeed to help them find jobs, publish their resumes, process their job applications, and connect employers to qualified candidates for their job openings. With engineering hubs in Seattle, San Francisco, Austin, Tokyo, Singapore, Hyderabad and Vancouver, we are improving people's lives all around the world, one job search at a time.
The base salary range below represents the low and high end of the Indeed salary range for this position. Actual salaries will vary and may be above or below the range based on various factors including but not limited to location, experience, and performance. The range listed is just one component of Indeed's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include quarterly bonuses, Long Term Incentives, an open Paid Time Off policy, and many region-specific benefits. 

Remote Americas Base Salary Range: 138,000 - 174,000 USD per year

Your job.

Site Reliability Engineering applies software engineering techniques to production operations so we can maximize engineering velocity while helping meet each product’s reliability goals. SREs measure, evaluate, and improve dimensions of reliability for Indeed’s planet-scale products, which support job seekers, employers, and internal users. Every month, over 250 million people count on us to keep Indeed’s products available, fast and working correctly, so they can find jobs, publish their resumes, apply, and get hired.

About you.

Your focus at Indeed will be on leading a team of SREs to help build and grow our next generation Big Data platform, which is critical infrastructure serving Indeed’s massive data storage and compute demands, scaling to handle our explosive growth of data analytics while meeting our expectations of high availability.  Your team will be navigating the challenges and complexity of heterogeneous tools and environments, including managed data centers and multiple cloud platforms.


*Experience managing a team of software and/or system engineers.

*Experience recruiting and hiring software and/or system engineers.

*Experience working with large data storage.

*1+ years of hands-on experience with AWS and big data technologies (Hadoop, Spark, Presto, Kafka, and similar)

*Strong interest in SRE topics like SLOs, resilience, scaling, performance, and more

*Experience designing complex, highly available systems at scale.

*BS degree in Computer Science, Data Science,  related technical field, or equivalent practical experience.

We get excited about leaders who have:

*Proficiency in Data Engineering or Data Platforms

*Experience with database technologies, including both SQL and NoSQL.

*Proficiency in algorithms, data structures, and software design and/or Linux, networking, application performance analysis.

*Experience designing, writing, and/or troubleshooting software and systems in a distributed, internet-scale Linux environment.

Indeed provides a variety of benefits that help us focus on our mission of helping people get jobs.

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