Junior Site Reliability Engineer [Poland]

Operations - Poland Poznań, Poland or Remote, Poland


Egnyte is a product-focused company, not a software outsourcing business. We build and maintain our flagship software: a secure content platform called Egnyte, used by companies like Red Bull and Yamaha. With 200+ people working in our Poznań office, we remain a people-first workplace.

You will be ensuring reliability for large-scale software - we’re talking 16k+ customers, over 6000 instances across geo-distributed Data Centers and Cloud providers, as well as an average of 2k API requests per second as per New Relic. For us, people who own their work from start to finish are integral to Egnyte’s success. Our engineers are part of the whole process: from design through coding and testing to the deployment and back again for further iterations. We are looking for a junior engineer who is eager to apply software development approaches to operations. You can, and will, touch every level of the infrastructure depending on the day and the project you are working on.

Your day-to-day at Egnyte:

  • Maintain and monitor our environments in a 16/5 rotation system
  • Improve our monitoring systems, identify repetitive tasks
  • Cooperate with international teams
  • Identify performance challenges
  • Document and communicate progress on resolving issues
About you:
  • Working knowledge of Linux and networking
  • Familiarity with at least one of monitoring tools (i. e. Icinga, Zabbix, Prometheus, Grafana, OpenTSDB)
  • Basic coding experience in Python or Golang
  • Ability to work effectively in a globally distributed team structure
  • Good English skills (B2) to effectively communicate about technical matters
  • Driven by challenges and internally motivated with a desire to learn

Bonus points:

  • Experience in an SRE/SysAdmin/DevOps/NOC, software development, or equivalent role
  • Basic knowledge of both self-hosted and cloud environments (preferably the Google Cloud Platform)
  • Experience handling large numbers of diverse systems with configuration management systems like Puppet, Ansible, Terraform
  • Experience using CI/CD tools
  • Troubleshooting mindset 
  • Incident management skills: you are able own, cooperate and resolve incidents in a specific time

What we can offer you:

  • Salary from 6.000 to 8.000 PLN Gross depending on skills 
  • 100% remote work possible also after the pandemic time
  • Stock options
  • Your own Egnyte account with lifetime access to 1 TB of cloud storage
  • 4000 PLN gross conference budget per person and additional 4 training days off each year
  • MultiKafeteria: you can choose a MultiSport card or gift cards every month
  • Private medical health care
  • In-house English classes