Full Time Job

Manager, Site Reliability Engineering

Starz

Englewood, CO 09-09-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description
Summary of Position

We're looking for highly motivated and talented hands-on Site Reliability Engineer. As a member of the team, the #1 job is to ensure excellent customer experiences. We obsess over building high availability, fault tolerant cloud-based systems and services. The Site Reliability Engineer is expected to work cross-functionally with a variety of teams to ensure exceptional customer experiences.

Responsibilities
• Demonstrate a desire to apply the SRE principles to tooling, dashboards, alerts, and response to identify and address reliability risks.
• Can apply the SRE principle of eliminating toil to reduce operational tasks; can identify repetitive work, make suggestions for automation, and executes on assigned work. Makes suggestions or recommendations along the way improve automatic issue identification and routing.
• Participates in predictive scaling exercises to ensure system capacity new content launches.
• Participates in issue resolution and root cause identification with the various data infrastructure teams and partners.
• Participates in deep dives of technology issues; partners with Software Engineering and Cloud Engineers across the organization to help deliver solutions.
• Apply self-learning towards the opportunities to improve automation for deployment, management, tooling, and visibility of both our internal and external customers.

Qualifications & Skills
• Awareness of latest SRE/software trends including ChatOps, IaC, and GitOps
• Minimum 3 years experience with Cloud Computing platforms (e.g. Amazon AWS).
• Minimum 3 years of one or more container and orchestration technologies (Docker, Elastic Beanstalk, Kubernetes, etc)
• Minimum 2 years understanding of CI/CD pipelines
• Exercise and demonstrate root cause identification, triage, and mitigation
• Apply programming concepts from languages such as Java, Python, C# to contribute to the automation of operational tasks
• Experience with log aggregation tools such as Splunk, Sumo Logic, Logstash
• Experience implementing Application Monitoring tools such as Splunk APM, Datadog, New Relic
• Understands large-scale complex systems from a reliability perspective (Multi-region - Active / Active)
• Excellent written and interpersonal communication and documentation skills.
• Strong desire for continuous learning and improvement in a fast-paced dynamic organization

About

With the Company aligning its studio operations behind the growth of its streaming business, Starz has become one of the pre-eminent modern premium global streaming platforms. Offering subscribers more than 7.500 television episodes, including Starz original series and provocative documentaries, along with a broad catalogue of first-run movies, Starz is taking the lead in delivering relatable premium content that makes it the platform of choice among a wide spectrum of female, African-American and other historically underserved audiences. Its focused brand, premium content and freedom from legacy relationships position Starz at the forefront of the new bundles emerging throughout the media ecosystem, a compelling value proposition to complement virtually every kind of subscription platform.

Distinguished by its successful and focused content strategy, top programming, exceptional curation and speed to market, Starz has quickly scaled its platform to become one of the most widely distributed and fastest-growing OTT services in the world, with OTT subscribers making up more than half of its global subscriber base. The Starzplay International premium subscription service offers a ''best of global SVOD'' content portfolio in more than 50 countries throughout Europe, Latin America, Canada, Japan and India through a bespoke and expanding network of distribution partners. The Starzplay Arabia joint venture is one of the leading SVOD operators in the fast-growing Middle East and North Africa region. The proprietary and highly-rated Starz app, a proven hit with US audiences, continues to roll out internationally.
Our Benefits
• Full Coverage – Medical, Vision, and Dental
• Work/Life Balance – generous sick days, vacation days, holidays, and Impact Day
• 401(k) company matching
• Tuition Reimbursement (up to graduate degree)

Compensation

$109,000 - $172,400

EEO Statement

Nearest Major Market: Denver

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rnjmpo-18-208-132-74-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Starz

Combining the STARZ premium global subscription platform with world-class motion picture and television studio operations, Lionsgate brings a unique and varied portfolio of entertainment to consumers around the world. Its film, television, subscription and location-based entertainment businesses are backed by a 17,000-title library and the largest collection of film and television franchises in the independent media space.