Staff Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) | Cision | Remote (India)

Staff Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) | Cision | Remote (India)

Remote India
Application ends: July 24, 2024
Apply Now

Job Description

Cision employs the brightest, most passionate people in the tech industry. We’d love for you to join our growing team! We invest in our people through training and professional development while supporting you along the way—all so you can meet your career goals. To us, the most important measure of our success is yours.

We are seeking an experienced Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) to join our dynamic team. As an SRE, you will play a key role in ensuring the reliability, scalability, and performance of our systems. The ideal candidate will bring extensive knowledge of Kubernetes, containerization technologies, cloud environments (e.g., AWS and/or GCP), and a strong programming background. You should be passionate about automation, security, and upholding best practices in reliability engineering 

Essential Skills and Experience

  • Experience: Typically, > 5 years of experience as an SRE, DevOps or Software Engineer.
  • Kubernetes and Containerization: Expert knowledge of Kubernetes at scale and containerization technologies in general.
  • Programming Proficiency: Strong programming ability in an object-oriented programming (OOP) language with proficiency in script writing.
  • Cloud Expertise: Expertise in a cloud environment, particularly AWS and/or GCP
  • Security: Expert and up-to-date knowledge of security best practices.
  • SRE Principles: Familiarity with SRE principles, including SLI (Service Level Indicators), SLO (Service Level Objectives), SLA (Service Level Agreements), Toil, Uptime, and Observability.
  • Networking: Solid understanding of networking fundamentals
  • Standardization and Documentation: Commitment to standardization and documentation
  • Linux: Experience with Linux

Desirable Skills

  • Automation and CI/CD: Proficiency in software delivery automation, CI/CD (Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment), and SDLC (Software Development Life Cycle).
  • Metrics/Monitoring: Experience with metrics, monitoring, and alerting using tools such as Prometheus, Grafana, or similar.
  • Infrastructure as Code (IaC): Familiarity with IaC tools, including Ansible and Terraform.
  • Additional Technologies: Experience with Elasticsearch, Kafka, MySQL, Postgres, Windows, and Redis

Key Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to enhance system reliability, performance, and scalability.
  • Implement and maintain automation processes to streamline operations.
  • Drive security initiatives and adhere to best practices in cybersecurity.
  • Monitor and analyze system performance, identifying areas for improvement.
  • Contribute to the development and maintenance of IaC scripts.
  • Participate in on-call rotation and incident response activities.

Education and Certifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Information Technology, or a related field.
  • Relevant certifications in cloud platforms, Kubernetes, or related technologies are a plus.

Personal Attributes

  • Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
  • Continuous learning mindset with a passion for staying abreast of industry trends.

Join our team and contribute to the success of our cutting-edge technology initiatives. We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified candidates to apply.

As a global leader in PR, marketing and social media management technology and intelligence, Cision helps brands and organizations to identify, connect and engage with customers and stakeholders to drive business results. PR Newswire, a network of over 1.1 billion influencers, in-depth monitoring, analytics and its Brandwatch and social media platforms headline a premier suite of solutions. Cision has offices in 24 countries throughout the Americas, EMEA and APAC. For more information about Cision’s award-winning solutions, including its next-gen Cision Communications Cloud®, visit and follow @Cision on Twitter.

Cision is committed to fostering an inclusive environment where all employees can be their authentic selves and perform at their best. We believe diversity, equity, and inclusion is vital to driving our culture, sparking innovation and achieving long-term success. Cision is proud to have joined more than 600 companies in signing the CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion™ pledge and named a “Top Diversity Employer” for 2021 by

Cision is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, seeking to create a welcoming and diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or other protected statuses.

Cision is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. In keeping with our commitment, Cision will take the steps to assure that people with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. Accordingly, if reasonable accommodation is required to fully participate in the job application or interview process, to perform the essential functions of the position, and/or to receive all other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact

Please review our Global Candidate Data Privacy Statement to learn about Cision’s commitment to protecting personal data collected during the hiring process.