Oracle Site Reliability Engineer in Sydney, Australia

Site Reliability Engineer

Preferred Qualifications

Site Reliability Engineer

Job description

Our Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) team fills a vital role in operations: they serve as the first point of contact for all issues that may impact our customer-facing production environment. The team’s foremost responsibility is to keep the site live and functioning using the resources available to identify, resolve, or escalate issues to the appropriate person or team. Collectively, they strive to create and maintain effective monitoring that evolves with the product by working closely with the development engineers.

SRE is global with members in Austin, TX; Brno, Czech Republic; and Sydney, Australia. Despite the distance, the team is a close-knit and collaborative group. Each member brings a unique skillset to create a robust and knowledgeable team. What will you bring to the table?


  • Ensure customer-facing site is functioning

  • Own all alerts and escalations in customer-facing production environment

  • Automate manual tasks

  • Use SRE toolset to identify, resolve or escalate issues in production

  • Build effective monitoring that evolves with the product

  • Work closely with development engineers who build the product

  • Build, test and run Disaster Recovery procedures

  • Gain familiarity with NetSuite solutions and customer needs

  • Interface with Customer Support in the event of customer-facing problems

  • Work to constantly increase the number of issues resolved directly by SRE


  • Experience with Unix or Linux

  • BS in Computer Science or related field

  • Scripting experience in Bash, Perl, Python, or similar

  • Excellent troubleshooting skills

  • Motivated to work quickly and accurately under pressure in time-critical situations

  • A self-starter who takes pride in job ownership and consistently creates innovative ways to improve efficiency and effectiveness

Preferred Qualifications

  • Networking experience

  • Database knowledge (Oracle, NoSQL such as Cassandra and Redis)

  • 3-4 years’ experience working in a large-scale production operations environment providing mission critical services to customer

Detailed Description and Job Requirements

Define, design, and implement network communications and solutions within a fast-paced, leading edge database/applications company.

Perform performance trend analysis and manage the server/network capacity. React to potential problems using automation, scheduling, and monitoring tools -- escalating to management where appropriate. Participate in configuration and implement technical solutions to enhance and/or troubleshoot the system. Responsible for support documentation as well.

Duties and tasks are standard with some variation. Completes own role largely independently within defined policies and procedures. 2-4 years of related experience in a medium to large network distributed and computing environment. BS in Computer Science or related field.

Job: Information Technology

Location: AU-AU,Australia-Sydney

Job Type: Regular Employee Hire

Organization: Oracle