SlingTV is a leading provider of streaming media and one of the primary forces driving the cord-cutting phenomenon. Our teams are challenging the status quo and reimagining streaming capabilities. From product development to software design to big data and beyond, we play vital roles in connecting consumers with best-in-class products that enable them to enjoy the media content they love.
We are driven by curiosity, pride, adventure, and a desire to win – it’s in our DNA. We’re looking for people with boundless energy, intelligence, and an overwhelming need to achieve to join our team as we embark on the next chapter of our story.
Opportunity is here. We are DISH.
Job Duties and Responsibilities
As a Site Reliability Engineer you will be responsible for bringing operational awareness to teams to help with architectural design, monitoring, and improving reliability and performance of applications in a complex, high-traffic streaming service providing video to customers 24/7. This will require an ability to learn, understand, and act in an environment with regularly changing technologies, and to communicate clearly with fellow team members, developers, third party vendors, and at times leadership. Duties will require admin work with existing Linux systems in on-prem and cloud locations, to perform administrative tasks with container orchestration systems and the applications running in them, and to work with dev teams to develop automation and deployment procedures to reduce toil. Additional duties will also include working with teams to help maintain internal testing environments, which includes coordination with teams to ensure process compliance, quality of releases, correct documentation, etc.
Skills, Experience and Requirements
A Site Reliability Engineer needs to have the following qualifications:
Bachelor degree in Computer Sciences, Technology, or relevant experience.
Should have at least 3+ years of relevant work experience.
Familiarity with CDNs and caching (esp. varnish).
Experience with messaging services (RabbitMQ, Kafka).
A solid understanding of network fundamentals, at transport and application layers.
Experience with networking devices (Arista, PaloAlto) and/or UCS servers.
Compensation: $65,800.00/Year - $108,100.00/Year
Compensation and Benefits
We also offer versatile health perks, including flexible spending accounts, HSA, a 401(k) Plan with company match, ESPP, career opportunities, and a flexible time away plan; all benefits can be viewed here: DISH Benefits.
The base pay range shown is a guideline. Individual total compensation will vary based on factors such as qualifications, skill level, and competencies; compensation is based on the role's location and is subject to change based on work location. Candidates need to successfully complete a pre-employment screen, which may include a drug test and DMV check.
On-ramping/Off-ramping parental leave
Unconscious bias training
Remote work policy
Part time policy
Short term disability
Our adventure began by changing the way people watched TV, bringing DISH to where big cable wouldn’t: rural America. Since then, we have reinvented ourselves and our own industry with Sling TV to give millions of consumers more choice in entertainment. Today, we’ve officially entered the consumer wireless industry as the fourth largest wireless provider with our acquisitions of Boost Mobile, Ting Mobile ...