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Senior Site Reliability Engineer

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We are Farmers!

We are… more than just your favorite commercials.  At Farmers, we strive to deliver peace of mind to our customers by providing protection and comprehensive advice and delivering in the moments of truth. That means having people who can help us meet changing customer and business needs. Farmers high-performance culture is focused on results and the people who achieve them. We hold ourselves and others accountable for sustainably growing the business and each other. We seek solutions, own our actions, and grow through discomfort. We see setbacks as opportunities while continuously asking ourselves how we impact our customers. 

 

Farmers is an award winning, equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce. We are dedicated to supporting the well-being of our people through our extensive suite of benefits, as well as the well-being of the communities we serve through employee volunteer programs and nonprofit partnerships. Helping others in their time of need isn’t just our business – it’s our culture!  To learn more about our high-performance culture and open opportunities, check out www.Farmers.com/careers/corporate and be sure to follow us on Instagram, LinkedIn, and TikTok. 

 

Workplace: Hybrid ( #LI-Hybrid ), Remote ( #LI-Remote )

Farmers believes in a culture of collaboration, creativity, and innovation, which thrives when we have the ability to work flexibly in a virtual setting as well as the opportunity to be together in person. Our hybrid work environment combines the best of both worlds with at least three (3) days in office and up to two (2) days virtual for employees who live within fifty (50) miles of a Farmers corporate office. Applicants beyond fifty (50) miles may still be considered.

Job Summary

Site Reliability Services at Farmers is an innovative platform services team dedicated to provide automation and administration support for middleware, PaaS and SaaS platforms. Site Reliability Engineer is responsible for the health and availability of production and Test environments. SRE must implement and maintain technologies that improve the scalability and reliability of our middleware and infrastructure. In this role, the  Site Reliability Engineer will manage and maintain Jboss, WebSphere Application Server, Apache WebServer, Tomcat and WebSphere MQ platforms. A successful candidate must have hands on experience and able to provide on-call support.

What You'll Do

  • Automate the provisioning of all middleware platforms.
  • Automate High Availability and Disaster Recovery for all production platforms.
  • Work as a liaison between DBA, Network, Security and Cloud Engineering Teams.
  • Build, Deploy and Manage certificates lifecycle using Venafi.
  • Quickly adapt new automation technologies and implement the same.
  • Instrument APM Monitoring tools.
  • Participate in 24/7 on-call rotation and escalate issues as needed.
  • Perform other job related duties as assigned.

What You'll Bring

  • 7 years of experience managing middleware or operating systems.
  • 5+ years of experience with Containers and Orchestration (EKS, AKS , Redhat OpenShift).
  • Install and provision EKS, ECS, AKS Kubernetes services using Terraform or Crossplane.
  • Develop, Build and Maintain and docker images.
  • Configure DNS, proxy, Ingress routing etc. on K8 cluster.
  • Must have hands on experience with Ansible, Argo CD and Jenkins.
  • AWS or Azure cloud experience is a must.
  • K8 Security and Policy Management.
  • Monitor performance of the systems, troubleshoot issues and provide quick resolution.

Education You'll Need

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.  .
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or other technical discipline, preferred. 
  • Technical Certifications are a plus.

Physical Actions

This role, whether performed virtually or in an office setting, will include normal and customary distractions, noise, and interruptions. Sits or stands for extended periods of time, up to a full work shift. Occasionally reaches overhead and below the knees, including bending, twisting, pulling, and stooping. Occasionally moves, lifts, carries, and places objects and supplies weighing 0-10 pounds without assistance. Listens to, interprets, and differentiates auditory information (example others speaking) at normal speaking levels with or without correction. Visually verifies and reads information. Visually locates material, resources and other objects. Ability to continuously operate a computer for extended periods of time, up to a full work shift. Physical dexterity sufficient to use hands, arms, and shoulders repetitively to operate keyboard and other office equipment up to a full work shift.

Benefits

  • Farmers offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience, qualifications and location.
    o CA Only: $116,960 - $169,600
    o CO Only: $109,920 - $146,200 
    o HI Only: $109,920 - $156,500
    o IL Only: $109,920 - $156,500
    o NY Only: $107,200 - $165,400 
             o Albany County: $116,960 - $146,200 
    o WA Only:  $109,920 - $195,625 
  • Bonus Opportunity (based on Company and Individual Performance)
  • 401(k)
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Health Savings and Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Tuition Assistance
  • For more information, review “What we offer” on https://www.farmers.com/careers/corporate/#offer

 

Job Location(s): R_US - United States

Unposting: 1/19/2024

Want to learn more about our culture & opportunities? Check out www.Farmers.com/careers/corporate and be sure to follow us on InstagramLinkedIn, and TikTok.

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