Site Reliability Engineer

London, England, United Kingdom

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Tech & Data Science

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Full time

Site Reliability Engineer

Tech & Data Science

Limejump Ltd.

 

About Limejump

Optimising a 100% renewable energy future is our vision.

Limejump is a technology platform that manages a large renewable energy network. Our portfolio delivers clean energy to businesses and homes, using renewables and stored energy when it’s needed to meet demand.

We connect and manage 100% renewable energy through the intelligent control of renewable generators, such as wind turbines and solar panels. We work closely with renewable asset owners, buying their energy and then selling it onto the UK’s grid, giving them simple access to the power market. But, the sun isn’t always shining and the wind isn’t always blowing. We must therefore capture energy for times when there is high demand. By harnessing big data and renewable technology, we accelerate the UK’s transition to net zero carbon emissions.
 

The role

Stability and resilience are at the heart of our engineering culture, so our customers can trust us to operate their business-critical renewable generators in real-time. We are looking for an SRE engineer who is passionate about continuous improvement and wants to pioneer and expand Site Reliability Engineering within Limejump tech.

You will be working closely with our software and DevOps engineers, paving the road for adopting best SRE practices, and work on eliminating toil and improve existing services.

You will in the position report directly into our Engineering Manager.


You should apply if:

  • You have a passion for Limejump’s vision, renewable energy markets and UK carbon neutrality targets
  • You know what a good, reliable service looks like, and you know how to define and track SRE metrics.
  • You know how best to monitor live services and are happy to educate others. We use Humio, Sentry and Grafana.
  • You enjoy troubleshooting and investigating. You’ll support teams to fix their incidents and help them learn from failures, and celebrate their successes.
  • You love automating processes and have the skills for it. Our codebase is Python, Go and JavaScript, but experience in other languages is welcome too.
  • You have experience with cloud-based environments (AWS, Kubernetes) and are familiar with event-driven architectures.

Company Benefits:

  • Competitive pay and an annual performance based bonus.
  • Private Medical Insurance with AXA PPP with £0 annual excess.
  • 25 days annual leave…and one extra day for your birthday.
  • £1k annual innovation budget to spend on self development coupled with 10% time off work to do it.
  • Flexible working options to suit your personal life (including caring responsibility and/or your cultural background).
  • Mental wellbeing support with Mental Health First Aiders and Employee Assistance Programme.
  • Company wide lunch n learns, culturally diverse celebrations and other social events.
  • Parental leave – up to 12 weeks paid maternity, adoption and shared parental leave.
  • Subsidised onsite gym membership and weekly fitness classes.
  • Cycle to Work Scheme – enjoy a carbon free commute on us!
  • Life assurance and personal accident insurance.

 

Working Pattern

Limejump is following government guidelines closely as we continue to work remotely from home. Once colleagues are welcomed back into the office later in the year we will be working off a hybrid model of 2 days office / 3 days from home.

Unfortunately, Limejump cannot offer 100% remote roles.


Our Hiring Process

Our process typically consists of an initial screening call with the hiring manager and a remote face to face interview with the team. We don’t ask brain teasers or trick questions, and while we do like exploring problems on a whiteboard, we won’t make you code on one. 


Diversity Statement 

Limejump values equality and diversity, and we welcome applications from candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, gender identity, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.


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