WORTH is an engaging and fast-paced organisation. Based in the Netherlands, the UK and South Africa, we’re focused on delivering digital transformation for our customers.
Working as a Site Reliability Engineer at WORTH based in Reading, UK; you will spearhead the deployment, monitoring, and improvement of customer platforms. You will work closely, with our customers and our internal delivery teams; coaching them and transferring knowledge - championing your specialism in SRE.
We’ll offer you on the job experience on a wide range of technologies and platforms, the ability to learn new skills through certification and training programmes, as well as dedicated time for group learning and working on personal development.
You are a problem solver who collaborates with our customers & teams to develop innovative solutions to tricky issues.
You are good at aligning with existing workflows and understanding the benefits and limitations of the technology choices you make. You will be able to advocate for new ideas and tools you have experience using.
Problems are best solved in groups so teamwork and company culture is crucial to the way we work. You will be used to working with other team members across disciplines and communicating transparently in the open.
Knowledge & Experience
Strong experience with a cloud infrastructure provider
Experience with IaC tools - we use Terraform
Experience with container orchestration
Understanding of monolithic, microservice & serverless architectures
Excellent troubleshooting skills and ability to apply a methodical approach to fixing issues
Ability to competently use terminals
Experience with scripting and writing configuration markup
We try not to be too prescriptive here as we value agile and the ability to adapt to customer workflows. You’ll work with a diverse set of technologies at WORTH and your skill set and past experience are important to us.
Responsibilities & Contributions
Your day to day experience will be:
Structuring IaC projects to deliver reusable modules to multiple tenants
Containerising & deploying & supporting applications on platforms like k8s
Creating and maintaining CI/CD pipelines using various vendor platforms and services
Using metric & alerting tools to monitor infrastructure and proactively detect issues
Providing well-formulated documentation for technical processes & project propositions
Seek out new technologies and approaches within our projects, working to implement them with customers as appropriate
Show empathy towards your colleagues and be generous with teaching & knowledge sharing
Be agile, make bets and move quickly. We like to test our assumptions early on, and we’ll empower you to make those decisions
Challenge your skills and be proactive about learning new things - there’s so much more to explore!
We really value different skill sets and experience in other areas. This list isn’t set in stone, so if you would be a good match for some of our list, then please apply. We’ll always be honest with you and give feedback.
These are some of the things we think an exceptional candidate should have, but we’re not expecting everyone to have them. If you’re working towards any of them we’d love to hear about your journey!
Experience across multiple cloud infrastructure providers
Appreciation of infrastructure security concepts
More extensive programming experience
Understanding of RESTful or GraphQL APIs
Understanding of gRPC and synchronous messaging protocols
Understanding of asynchronous messaging
What do we offer?
When you join WORTH, you will be part of a highly energetic, fast-growing organisation that helps organisations with creating the best digital solutions become smarter and more future proof. Our people enjoy a collaborative, agile, international work environment, lots of space to do things your way and fun events and activities. If you like working with curious, funny, high-performing colleagues, WORTH is the place for you.