Site Reliability Engineer

Company: BrightEdge

General Information
  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Location: San Mateo (Bay Area), CA
  • Educational Requirements: Bachelors Degree
Contact Information

The BrightEdge S3 platform drives over $3B in revenue from web sites, search engines and social networks for more than 8,400 of the world’s top brands. The tech ops team builds and owns BrightEdge infrastructure that is running on the AWS cloud, deployment systems, and database infrastructure. As a Systems Engineer/SRE at BrightEdge, your mission is to ensure our platform is operating at the highest level of efficiency and at scale.


We have a small tech ops team of brilliant engineers in place, and we are looking for a talented SRE that can become an integral part of innovation as we begin scaling our business.



  • Ensure up-time, data-availability, and performance of the BrightEdge S3 platform
  • Debug critical problems on production environment with minimal turnaround time
  • Automate the operations of thousands of machines that are constantly collecting/crunching/querying data
  • Build and enhance the in-house monitoring and maintenance software
  • Provide tools to monitor performance, deploy code and provision machines
  • Monitoring software (such as zabbix)



  • At least a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related technical field
  • 2+ years of experience managing and building a massive production environment
  • Deep UNIX/Linux systems knowledge
  • Experience with cloud infrastructure and cloud-based environments/software
  • Experience with MySQL required; Hadoop, HBase, Hive is preferred
  • Mastery of at least one modern programming language and willingness to master another
  • Strong understanding of the underlying operating system and application level interaction
  • Configuration management – chef, puppet is preferred


About our business and product:

  • Largest dataset in the industry: we process over 100 terabytes of data each week, and over 150 billion URLs in total
  • Trusted brand: 700+ Direct/Agency clients, totaling over 8500+ brands
  • Fast-paced innovation: 5 week product release cycles to ensure competitive advantage and client satisfaction
  • Secure: BrightEdge is the only SEO platform that is ISO 27001 certified

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