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Site Reliability Engineer

Equifax, Inc.
Alpharetta, GA 30009
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Site Reliability Engineer (SRE)

We are looking for a Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) to join our team in Alpharetta, GA. The team designs, builds and maintains systems at Equifax for both on premise and public cloud.

If you believe in learning, optimizing and you believe that any task can be automated, we are looking for you. We are looking for individuals who want to change the world, cause market disruptions by bringing in new ideas/technologies and help us be a leader in the FinTech industry.

Who is Equifax?

At Equifax, we believe knowledge drives progress. As a global data, analytics and technology company, we play an essential role in the global economy by helping employers, employees, financial institutions and government agencies make critical decisions with greater confidence.

We work to help create seamless and positive experiences during lifes pivotal moments: applying for jobs or a mortgage, financing an education or buying a car. Our impact is real and to accomplish our goals we focus on nurturing our people for career advancement and their learning and development, supporting our next generation of leaders, maintaining an inclusive and diverse work environment, and regularly engaging and recognizing our employees. Regardless of location or role, the individual and collective work of our employees makes a difference and we are looking for talented team players to join us as we help people live their financial best.

The Perks of being an Equifax Employee?

  • We offer excellent compensation packages with market competitive pay, comprehensive healthcare packages, 401k matching, schedule flexibility, work from home opportunities, paid time off, and organizational growth potential.
  • Grow at your own pace through online courses at Learning @ Equifax.

What Youll Do

  • Participate in release cycles of our offerings, deploying code to integration, staging and production environments, integrating with continuous integration (CI) and continuous delivery (CD) tools, monitoring, and change management
  • Build Automation Work with Agile development teams to ensure smooth promotion of code, configuration and Docker images to production
  • As we transition to the Public cloud (AWS or Google), build new build and deployment patterns.
  • Oversee and adapt monitoring and alerting systems. Interact with automated monitoring and healing infrastructure to ensure healthy environments
  • Develop automation to auto-correct or completely prevent issues in our solutions
  • Perform software updates, peer code reviews, testing, and Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE) analysis; respond to security threats
  • Identify single points of failure and other high-risk architecture issues; propose and implement more resilient resolutions
  • Create and maintain standard operating procedures (SOPs) for performing maintenance tasks, applying configuration changes, and remediating problems in our environment
  • Identify potential process improvements across the entire engineering organization
  • Define and drive architectural enhancements into system to mitigate potential failure points
  • Provide impact assessment and mitigation plan for changes going into the production environment
  • Investigate root cause of severe and systemic outages, identify corrective actions


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Management or in STEM Majors
  • Experience with configuring, customizing, and extending monitoring tools (Appdynamics, Apica, Sensu, Grafana, Prometheus, Graphite, Splunk, Zabbix, Nagios etc.)
  • Excellent hands-on programming knowledge in Application Development
  • 5+ years experience with all stages of an agile software development lifecycle (CI/CD) supporting Java/Javascript UI applications (ex: Angular JS) and SAAS applications.
  • 5 years of experience building Java EE applications using, build tools like Maven/ANT, Subversion, JIRA Jenkins, Bitbucket and Chef
  • 5+ years experience in continuous integration tools (Jenkins, SonarQube, JIRA, Nexus, Confluence, GIT-BitBucket, Maven, Gradle, RunDeck, is a plus)
  • 2+ years experience with configuration management and automation (Ansible, Puppet, Chef, Salt)
  • 2+ years experience deploying and managing infrastructure on public clouds (AWS, GCP, or Azure or Pivotal)
  • 2+ years experience working on Kubernetes and other related applications.
  • Experience working with Nginx, Tomcat, HAProxy, Redis, Elastic Search, MongoDB, and RabbitMQ, Kafka, Zookeeper.
  • 3+ years experience in Linux environments (CentOS).
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP networking, load balancers, high availability architecture, zero downtime production deployments. Comfortable with network troubleshooting (tcpdump, routing, proxies, firewalls, load balancers, etc.)
  • Demonstrated ability to script around repeatable tasks (Go, Ruby, Python, Bash)
  • Experience with large scale cluster management systems (Mesos, Kubernetes)
  • Experience with Docker-based containers is a plus
  • Able to dive into any level of a modern internet service (schedulers, containers, Linux kernel, caching, object storage, distributed filesystems, RDBMS, NoSQL, etc.)
  • Able to troubleshoot and debug applications (C, Java, Go)
  • Demonstrated ability to quickly and accurately troubleshoot system issues.
  • You possess excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to communicate with team members at various levels, including business leaders.
  • A real passion for and the ability to learn new technologies

Extra Points for any of the Following




Success Attributes of the Technology organization. Does this describe you?

  • Strong sense of ownership and initiative
  • Critical thinker; able to quickly adapt to changing environments. Strong analytical and problem solving skills. A hacker or tinkerer at heart. An inquisitive nature and desire for collaboration.
  • Must be a team player with a strong desire to win
  • Highly organized and efficient; able to balance competing priorities and execute accordingly
  • Ability to perform and troubleshoot under pressure
  • Effective skills in prioritization, communication, ownership, collaboration, and follow through
  • Strong desire to develop new skills and evolve within an entrepreneurial organization
  • A SRE mindset, to automate common tasks and focus on proactive operations.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

To speak to us about this role in more detail apply online.


Primary Location:

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Function - Tech Engineering and Service Ops


Full time

Posted: 2021-01-05 Expires: 2021-02-03
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