Site Reliability Engineer, Cloud Infrastructure, Peacock

Posted: 1/22/2020

Location: Stamford, Connecticut
Function: Marketing & Communications
Specialty: Digital Marketing, Web Production
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive

Meet Peacock, NBCUniversal’s new, wildly entertaining streaming service that combines timeless shows and movies with timely news, sports and pop-culture.​ We’re growing our team of smart, hungry, and upbeat doers who crave the chance to build something new at the epicenter of content, tech, and culture. We need fearless leaders and pop-culture fiends who work hard and fan hard. Creative problem-solvers who just so happen to be the reigning champs at Parks & Rec trivia night. So if this sounds like you, join our flock. And we promise, we won’t put your stapler in Jell-O.

The Site Reliability Engineer will be part of the Reliability & Performance team and will be responsible for maintaining the networking and infrastructure of the cloud platforms utilized to operate NBC’s Direct-to-Consumer platforms.Work with Site Reliability Engineering teammates and Software Delivery teams to determine and implement cloud networking, monitoring, and infrastructure requirementsEnsure that networks and infrastructure are highly availableDevelop methodologies to safely deploy and test network and infrastructure changesDesign, create and deliver infrastructure, code or services to improve the availability, scalability, latency, and efficiency of our internal or customer-facing servicesTroubleshooting and problem solvingDesign multi-region/multi-cloud fault tolerant systemsDrive DevOps culture across the department by providing consultancy to delivery teamsProvide support for operations and delivery teams to remediate production issues as appropriateBuild cloud-agnostic solutions that can be quickly deployed against a wide variety of cloud computing providersParticipate in a 24/7 on-call rotation

• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or a relevant field
• Minimum three (3) years of experience in a DevOps or Site Reliability Engineering role
• Experience with CDN delivery providers such as Akamai
• Demonstrated experience with large scale 24/7 production environments
• Ability to follow established processes and workflows to ensure that all work is completed per group standards
• Configuration management / Infrastructure as Code (example: Ansible/Puppet/Chef/Terraform)
• CI/CD (Jenkins / Concourse / GoCD / GitLab)
• Networking (entry level Networking: ex. LB, Routing, Switching)
• Linux (Ubuntu, Debian, CentOS, RedHat)
• Containerization (entry-level, (e.g. docker/Kubernetes))
• Cloud Platforms (AWS/GCP/Azure)
• Monitoring (Prometheus, Grafana, Nagios)
• Logging (ELK/Splunk)
• Scripting / System-Programming (Python, Go, Bash, Java)

• Experience with a digital media direct-to-consumer business highly preferred
• Certification in AWS, GCP, or Azure a plus
• Exceptional verbal and written communication skills, comfortable communicating with technical and non-technical colleagues and executives
• Ability to understand large complex software systems and their interdependencies

NBCUniversal, the global media company that brought you some of the world’s most iconic television and film franchises, including: The Tonight Show, Saturday Night Live, Keeping Up With The Kardashians, The Real Housewives, Mr. Robot, The Voice, This Is Us, The Fast & The Furious, Jurassic Park, Minions, and more - is launching an all-new direct-to-consumer streaming service. It will seamlessly bring together the breadth and depth of NBCU’s broadcast and cable television series, movie titles, premier sporting events, and renowned news reporting... all in one destination… all in one app.

We are building a world-class team of smart, hungry and fearless professionals who are energized by the possibility of working at the epicenter of content, technology and culture. Join us if you would like to be a part of this exciting initiative.

NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

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