Qlik is hiring a
Site Reliability Engineer

United States 🇺🇸

Full-time, Remote

$115K - $125K / Year

Tags:Cloud ☁️IT Support 🔧Site Reliability 🛠️
What makes us Qlik?
A Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ Leader for 13 years in a row, Qlik transforms complex data landscapes into actionable insights, driving strategic business outcomes. Serving over 40,000 global customers, our portfolio leverages pervasive data quality and advanced AI/ML capabilities that lead to better decisions, faster.
We excel in integration and governance solutions that work with diverse data sources, and our real-time analytics uncover hidden patterns, empowering teams to address complex challenges and seize new opportunities.

The Site Reliability Engineer Role
Join our dynamic team at Qlik as a Site Reliability Engineer, where you'll play a crucial role in ensuring the security, stability, and scalability of our Qlik and Talend Cloud services.
This exciting role offers hands-on experience with cutting-edge technology and scale challenges as we expand to support millions of transactions across our cloud environment.
What makes this role interesting?
  • Exciting Challenges: Take on the responsibility of maintaining the reliability and availability of our cloud platforms, tackling complex problems and driving improvements to enhance performance and scalability.
  • Collaborative Environment: Work closely with our Engineering organization, collaborating with Architecture, Platforms, and Domains teams to design and develop new infrastructure features and optimize cloud-related practices.
  • Innovative Solutions: Design and develop effective tooling, alerts, and responses to identify and address reliability risks, utilizing your expertise in cloud technology and backend systems.
  • Professional Growth: Act as a resource for fellow engineers, sharing your knowledge and expertise in cloud engineering, production service operations, incident management, and troubleshooting.
  • Continuous Learning: Stay updated on the latest industry trends and technologies, contributing to the adoption of best practices and driving continuous improvement within our cloud environment.
Here’s how you’ll be making an impact:
  • Reliability and Scalability: Ensure high reliability and availability of our cloud platforms, collaborating with cross-functional teams to implement new infrastructure features and optimize performance.
  • Cloud Optimization: Define and evangelize cloud-related optimizations and best practices, driving improvements in reliability, scalability, and performance.
  • Problem Solving: Analyze complex issues at the infrastructure, systems, network, and application levels, making recommendations and decisions to resolve them effectively.
  • Knowledge Sharing: Share your expertise with fellow engineers, providing guidance on cloud technologies, automation, security, and best practices.
  • On-Call Support: Participate in on-call duties to maintain the availability and performance of our cloud infrastructure, providing regular updates on project status and activities.
We’re looking for a teammate with:
  • Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Computer Science or a relevant field
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work autonomously and multitask effectively
  • Strong analytical skills for solving complex problems and driving innovative solutions
  • 1-3 years experience with Infrastructure as Code (IaC) tools such as Terraform and Ansible
  • 1-3 years experience working alongside a production system running on Kubernetes and possess Certified Kubernetes Administrator certification
  • Professional experience in cloud engineering, preferably with AWS and Azure
  • Professional experience with microservices running in Kubernetes and Helm
  • Proficiency in scripting and automation (e.g., Bash, Python, Go) and software engineering concepts
  • Excellent English communication skills, both oral and written
  • Curiosity and the desire to learn
  • Ability to take a rotating on-call shift
Optional Skills (Considered a Plus):
  • Certifications in networking and security domains such as CKD, CKS, AWS Certified Advanced Networking Specialty, AWS Certified Security Specialty
  • Experience with networking security and secret-management tools (e.g. Vault, AWS SSM)
  • Experience with CI/CD, cloud and microservice autoscaling
  • Proficiency with observability tooling such as prometheus, open telemetry, distributed tracing, SIEM
  • Experience working with database concepts and tooling such as MongoDB
  • Knowledge of infrastructure security review and compliance frameworks
  • Experience working on FedRamp, DoD, IL4/5 environments
The location for this role is:
Remote in US - East and Central time zones
Ready to take on the challenge of driving reliability and scalability in our cloud environment? Join us at Qlik and contribute to our mission of delivering exceptional cloud services. Apply now to be part of our innovative team!
More about Qlik and who we are:
Find out more about life at Qlik on social: Instagram, LinkedIn, YouTube, and X/Twitter, and to see all other opportunities to join us and our values, check out our Careers Page.
What else do we offer?
  • Genuine career progression pathways and mentoring programs
  • Culture of innovation, technology, collaboration, and openness
  • Flexible, diverse, and international work environment
Giving back is a huge part of our culture. Alongside an extra “change the world” day plus another for personal development, we also highly encourage participation in our Corporate Responsibility Employee Programs
The anticipated base salary range for this role is $115,000 – 125,000 per year.  Final compensation offered by Qlik will be based on factors such as the candidate’s location, job-related skills, education, experience, and other business and organizational needs. Qlik offers a comprehensive benefits package.
Qlik is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to fostering a workplace that is diverse, equitable and inclusive.

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