OVERVIEW OF THE COMPANYFox Corporation
Under the FOX banner, we produce and distribute content through some of the world's leading and most valued brands, including: FOX News, FOX Sports, the Fox Network, and the FOX Television Stations. We empower a diverse range of creators to imagine and develop culturally significant content, while building an organization that thrives on creative ideas, operational expertise and strategic thinking.
We are looking for a Site Reliability Engineer to help measure, monitor, improve and develop/apply best practices and automation to our applications and infrastructure supporting media workflows and broadcast events such as MLB World Series, NFL, College Football, World Cup and the Super Bowl. The SRE team will work closely with multiple teams and disciplines across the enterprise to conceptualize, build and integrate solutions and services to support the challenging real-time requirements of the media/broadcast business. Join the team and make your mark as we build our media and broadcast operations from the ground up!
The ideal candidate will have a background in software engineering and a passion for continuous improvement, bringing these to bear to solve operations problems. Media and/or broadcast experience are a huge plus. We are looking for strong written and in-person communication and a self-starter that can identify and solve problems early on
A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES
Be in an on-call rotation to respond to critical outages outside of normal business hours
Design, build and manage/maintain software solutions, platforms and testing frameworks to increase system reliability and organizational efficiency
Work with teams to help implement self-healing and instrumentation/monitoring solutions
Automate alerting and remediation workflows
Perform root cause analysis and develop solutions to prevent problem recurrence
Review system designs to eliminate failure points/bottlenecks and ensure adherence to best practices
Create and update documentation to facilitate cross-training and troubleshooting
Other duties as assigned
WHAT YOU WILL NEED
3+ years experience in software development (Python, Java, Go, .Net)
3+ years experience working with AWS
3 years experience working with automation/config management tools such as Terraform, Chef, Jenkins, Spinnaker, etc.
2+ years experience with monitoring tools such as CloudWatch, New Relic, Splunk, etc
Passion for continuous improvement and automation
Flexibility to deal with shifting priorities and wide spectrum of project management styles
Git and pull requests
Jenkins or comparable deployment automation
Building and distributing software libraries/SDKs
Configuration management (Chef, Ansible, etc)
Ability to prioritize and complete tasks
NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEAL BREAKER
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.