Site Reliability Engineer

Word Essenter

Within the Essent IT Operations department, a vacancy has arisen for a skilled and experienced Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) . As a Site Reliability Engineer you report to the Manager Technical Management. The Site Reliability Engineer has an important role to maintain and improve our service's availability, focusing on exceeding our customers uptime requirements.  
Leadership, ownership and the will to continuously improve. For this role as a Site Reliability Engineer these characteristics are in your genes. You embrace the DevOps mentality by giving and taking ownership.

 

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Site Reliability Engineer


For Essent, the challenge lies in further digitization and automation, enabling us to react quickly and agile. As an Essenter, you will show what you can add. Our ambition is clear: to be and remain number one in the ever-changing world of energy and energy related services. 


Wij gaan. Jij ook?

You contribute to maintain and increase our service's availability, focusing on exceeding our customers uptime requirements. In order to achieve the greatest availability possible, you develop tools, systems and automate processes to help monitor, measure, manage and make our applications on cloud and non-cloud based infrastructure operations transparent, resilient and performant. You are the fallback for DevOps teams when it comes to complex cross ART major incidents. Additionally, you help ensure a short MTTR and you continuously improve by using lean-, problem management and agile concepts. You will advise product-owners and product managers to improve our landscape to ensure availability and performance now and in the future.


Jij bent Essent

Working together as one team. It gives you an energy boost like no other. Your ownership and expertise mean you know how to convince people. Or in fact not! Because you only aim for successes that matter. You continuously ask critical questions and promote self-reflection in the team, which means they see you as the driving force. Your power of persuasion motivates others to deliver the best results every day. Can you get the best out of yourself, and thus for Essent? Then you tick all the boxes if you also have:
  • Academic work and thinking level (BSc.l) with education in engineering, informatics, business informatics or equivalent technical field.
  • Working-level knowledge of Agile, SAFe and DevOps practices. Background in agile software delivery.  
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in software engineering. Experience with configuration management and/or infrastructure-as-code tools is a plus.
  • Interest in Cloud Operations. The goal is to create engineering solutions for operations problems.
  • Experience with performance- and capacity management in infrastructure environments
  • Experience with various ways to monitor and improve stability and performance of end to end IT landscape.
  • Knowledge on different ways of increasing security of an IT landscape (secure software development practices) is a plus.
  • Able to communicate in Dutch and English. Strong organizational and problem-solving skills.
  • Able to act as a trusted advisor to DevOps teams, Product Owners and Product Managers


Your profile:

  • Work closely with the DevOps engineers to fully understand and resolve issues, concerns, and problems that might otherwise impede the delivery of high quality solutions.
  • Architect, write and implement software that improves the stability, scalability, availability, performance and latency of the Essent services and solutions (incl. infrastructure)
  • Investigate and solve issues occurring with our highly available production systems and create solutions and automation tools to prevent them from happening again.
  • Construct effective systems to monitor the health of your system, and to handle outages.
  • Monitor the growth of the data landscape and build proactive measures to handle and optimize it. (capacity management).
  • Actively promote recommendations for needed landscape improvements to corresponding product owners and product managers
  • Collaboration with Digital Workplace to align on solutions to put needed licenses (for improvements) in place in the most efficient way. This alignment is mostly expected for planned improvements.
  • Analysis of major incidents which affect the entire data landscape, participate in root cause problem solving sessions.
  • Set-up end-to-end and predictive monitoring and automate preventive actions.
  • Supports in organizing stand-by shifts outside operating hours.
  • Create business continuity guidelines for IT.
  • Engage with relevant DevOps teams to ensure lowest Mean Time To Repair (MTTR) possible and realize improvements based on these events.
  • Continuously look for improvements in the overall IT landscape to improve the availability, advise and support delivery teams in implementing improvement measures for team specific applications
  • Work closely with the Systems team to automate measures to improve availability for generic applications and infrastructure
  • Collaborate with third parties to look for opportunities to continuously improve reliability of the overall IT landscape
  • Write tools and leverage  software, database tools etc.to automate tasks with an emphasis on safety and repeatability
  • Troubleshoot and resolve performance and reliability issues across the stack.
     

Bij presteren hoort waarderen

You’ll be joining an organization that affords you freedom to experiment and in which taking risks is rewarded. In terms of salary, opportunities and personal growth. What can you expect from us?
  • A job in a successful and leading European energy company that’s always on the move. 
  • A salary matching your level of education and work experience, between € 4.100 en € 5.856 gross per month based on 40 hours per week, excluding holiday allowance.
  • Additional 10% performance bonus.
  • 30 holiday days and plus an attractive bonus.
  • An inspiring office environment and top-notch location in Den Bosch! And as our office is a mere 850 meters from Den Bosch central station, travelling by public transport is a great option. Particularly when travelling with the NS Business Card which we will issue you. Prefer your own car? In that case you will of course receive a kilometer allowance.
  • A wide range of development and career growth opportunities.
     

Interested? Please apply with short motivational letter and resume. Our goal is a one-day Interviewing & job offer process.

Over de organisatie


Developments in the energy market are moving rapidly. We want to be the number one in new energy for everyone. As Essent IT, we therefore want to be able to respond quickly to this changing market, that our IT services are always available and our customer data is safe.
With our colleagues from C+ and E+, we work together enthusiastically and passionately to achieve Essent's strategic goals. Every day, we find newer and smarter ways of being the best together, as one team. We have focus, ownership and discipline and we don’t wait until tomorrow. We ensure that our IT landscapes are safe, stable and reliable and we exploit the benefits of DevOps and Safe way of working. 

As part of E.ON, and with our brands including energiedirect.nl and PowerHouse, we create impact for our customers. In short, we work together to bring affordable energy solutions within everyone’s reach.


Alex

Change Manager
"Voor meer dan 2,5 miljoen klanten in energie het IT-landschap vernieuwen en verbeteren"

Sollicitatieproces

  • Stap 1 CV en motivatiebrief beoordeling
    Wij sturen je binnen twee weken een reactie.
  • Stap 2 Telefonische intake
    De Recruitment Business Partner van de vacature neemt contact met je op en bespreekt de eerste details.
  • Stap 3 Eerste gesprek
    Het eerste gesprek op het kantoor van Essent.
  • Stap 4 Online Essent Scan
    Via de Online Essent Scan kijken wij of je matcht met onze werkcultuur. Dit onderdeel is niet bepalend voor de vervolgprocedure, alleen voor de input.
  • Stap 5 Tweede gesprek
    Het tweede gesprek op het kantoor van Essent.
  • Stap 6 Contract aanbod
    Wij sturen je een aanbod en bespreken dit telefonisch. Wanneer je het aanbod accepteert, ontvang je het definitieve contract. Je bent nu klaar om een topspeler te worden en met ons samen te werken.
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Wij gaan. Jij ook?


You contribute to maintain and increase our service's availability, focusing on exceeding our customers uptime requirements. In order to achieve the greatest availability possible, you develop tools, systems and automate processes to help monitor, measure, manage and make our applications on cloud and non-cloud based infrastructure operations transparent, resilient and performant. You are the fallback for DevOps teams when it comes to complex cross ART major incidents. Additionally, you help ensure a short MTTR and you continuously improve by using lean-, problem management and agile concepts. You will advise product-owners and product managers to improve our landscape to ensure availability and performance now and in the future.


Jij bent Essent


Working together as one team. It gives you an energy boost like no other. Your ownership and expertise mean you know how to convince people. Or in fact not! Because you only aim for successes that matter. You continuously ask critical questions and promote self-reflection in the team, which means they see you as the driving force. Your power of persuasion motivates others to deliver the best results every day. Can you get the best out of yourself, and thus for Essent? Then you tick all the boxes if you also have:
  • Academic work and thinking level (BSc.l) with education in engineering, informatics, business informatics or equivalent technical field.
  • Working-level knowledge of Agile, SAFe and DevOps practices. Background in agile software delivery.  
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in software engineering. Experience with configuration management and/or infrastructure-as-code tools is a plus.
  • Interest in Cloud Operations. The goal is to create engineering solutions for operations problems.
  • Experience with performance- and capacity management in infrastructure environments
  • Experience with various ways to monitor and improve stability and performance of end to end IT landscape.
  • Knowledge on different ways of increasing security of an IT landscape (secure software development practices) is a plus.
  • Able to communicate in Dutch and English. Strong organizational and problem-solving skills.
  • Able to act as a trusted advisor to DevOps teams, Product Owners and Product Managers


Your profile:

  • Work closely with the DevOps engineers to fully understand and resolve issues, concerns, and problems that might otherwise impede the delivery of high quality solutions.
  • Architect, write and implement software that improves the stability, scalability, availability, performance and latency of the Essent services and solutions (incl. infrastructure)
  • Investigate and solve issues occurring with our highly available production systems and create solutions and automation tools to prevent them from happening again.
  • Construct effective systems to monitor the health of your system, and to handle outages.
  • Monitor the growth of the data landscape and build proactive measures to handle and optimize it. (capacity management).
  • Actively promote recommendations for needed landscape improvements to corresponding product owners and product managers
  • Collaboration with Digital Workplace to align on solutions to put needed licenses (for improvements) in place in the most efficient way. This alignment is mostly expected for planned improvements.
  • Analysis of major incidents which affect the entire data landscape, participate in root cause problem solving sessions.
  • Set-up end-to-end and predictive monitoring and automate preventive actions.
  • Supports in organizing stand-by shifts outside operating hours.
  • Create business continuity guidelines for IT.
  • Engage with relevant DevOps teams to ensure lowest Mean Time To Repair (MTTR) possible and realize improvements based on these events.
  • Continuously look for improvements in the overall IT landscape to improve the availability, advise and support delivery teams in implementing improvement measures for team specific applications
  • Work closely with the Systems team to automate measures to improve availability for generic applications and infrastructure
  • Collaborate with third parties to look for opportunities to continuously improve reliability of the overall IT landscape
  • Write tools and leverage  software, database tools etc.to automate tasks with an emphasis on safety and repeatability
  • Troubleshoot and resolve performance and reliability issues across the stack.
     

Bij presteren hoort waarderen


You’ll be joining an organization that affords you freedom to experiment and in which taking risks is rewarded. In terms of salary, opportunities and personal growth. What can you expect from us?
  • A job in a successful and leading European energy company that’s always on the move. 
  • A salary matching your level of education and work experience, between € 4.100 en € 5.856 gross per month based on 40 hours per week, excluding holiday allowance.
  • Additional 10% performance bonus.
  • 30 holiday days and plus an attractive bonus.
  • An inspiring office environment and top-notch location in Den Bosch! And as our office is a mere 850 meters from Den Bosch central station, travelling by public transport is a great option. Particularly when travelling with the NS Business Card which we will issue you. Prefer your own car? In that case you will of course receive a kilometer allowance.
  • A wide range of development and career growth opportunities.
     

Interested? Please apply with short motivational letter and resume. Our goal is a one-day Interviewing & job offer process.

Over de organisatie


Developments in the energy market are moving rapidly. We want to be the number one in new energy for everyone. As Essent IT, we therefore want to be able to respond quickly to this changing market, that our IT services are always available and our customer data is safe.
With our colleagues from C+ and E+, we work together enthusiastically and passionately to achieve Essent's strategic goals. Every day, we find newer and smarter ways of being the best together, as one team. We have focus, ownership and discipline and we don’t wait until tomorrow. We ensure that our IT landscapes are safe, stable and reliable and we exploit the benefits of DevOps and Safe way of working. 

As part of E.ON, and with our brands including energiedirect.nl and PowerHouse, we create impact for our customers. In short, we work together to bring affordable energy solutions within everyone’s reach.


Alex

Change Manager
"Voor meer dan 2,5 miljoen klanten in energie het IT-landschap vernieuwen en verbeteren"

Sollicitatieproces

  • Stap 1 CV en motivatiebrief beoordeling
    Wij sturen je binnen twee weken een reactie.
  • Stap 2 Telefonische intake
    De Recruitment Business Partner van de vacature neemt contact met je op en bespreekt de eerste details.
  • Stap 3 Eerste gesprek
    Het eerste gesprek op het kantoor van Essent.
  • Stap 4 Online Essent Scan
    Via de Online Essent Scan kijken wij of je matcht met onze werkcultuur. Dit onderdeel is niet bepalend voor de vervolgprocedure, alleen voor de input.
  • Stap 5 Tweede gesprek
    Het tweede gesprek op het kantoor van Essent.
  • Stap 6 Contract aanbod
    Wij sturen je een aanbod en bespreken dit telefonisch. Wanneer je het aanbod accepteert, ontvang je het definitieve contract. Je bent nu klaar om een topspeler te worden en met ons samen te werken.

Vragen over deze vacature?

Wij staan voor je klaar
Anna Smit Recruitment Business Partner Essent