Site Reliability Engineer

As a Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) you will be responsible for the reliability and performance of Kubernetes clusters that we manage for our customers by mastering the full depth of the stack. You will combine software and systems engineering skills to build, manage and optimize high available production-grade Kubernetes clusters, both on-premises and in the cloud. Using both open-source and proprietary software. You will need to bring all your engineering skills to make sure Kubernetes clusters always run, while automating everything.

About you

  • Strong background in development or operations (or both)
  • Experience with one programming and/or scripting language (preferably Go, Bash, Python)
  • Good Linux administration skills
  • Basic L2/L3 networking skills
  • Experience with containerization (Docker)
  • Some experience with container orchestration (Kubernetes, Docker Swarm, Open Shift) is a big plus
  • Worked with one or more Cloud technologies (AWS, Azure, GCP)
  • Ability to debug and optimize code and automate routine tasks
  • Hands-on experience with Prometheus Operator, Loki, Istio and/or Knative would be great
  • Working knowledge of CI/CD tooling like GitLab, Jenkins, Drone, Octopus
  • Some working experience with ESXi or Open Stack would be nice
  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code (Terraform, CloudFormation, ARM templates)
  • Writing skills and willing to share with the community
  • Automate everything mentality
  • Automate everything mentality (no, not a typo)

Do you think this applies to you? Or to your future self? Just apply and we’ll take you on a never-ending learning journey.

What we have to offer

  • Working at a startup where we don’t care how you look or dress, but where we only focus on customer satisfaction
  • All the room you need to develop yourself
  • Working with all the latest cool technologies
  • Contributing to the development of products (at least 20% of your time! If you also work on projects for our customers)
  • Working on challenging projects for our customers
  • Want to go to an event or conference? You decide
  • Want to attend a training (if you think you can’t learn enough from us) or like to get certified? You decide
  • A more than competitive salary
  • Personal Mobility plan
  • Apple MacBook Pro and iPhone (or Android if you so wish)


Only apply if you are an EU citizen. We are looking for someone to work in our office in Utrecht. Remote working is possible, but you’ll need to be able to come to our office regularly. We do not support the 30% Ruling and do not have IND sponsorship. Send your resume to jobs@redkubes.com

No employment agencies or recruiters please!

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