Site Reliability Engineer with Cake DeFi

Singapore

$84K - 168K a year

Cake DeFi is a Singapore-based blockchain and fintech company that empowers users to be in control of their finances by creating cash flow and harnessing the potentials of Decentralized Finance. Founded in 2019, we currently have more than ~100 employees of various backgrounds and nationalities, and growing.

We at Cake aspire to transform and decentralize finance with tomorrow's technology, with a globally distributed and close-knit team of doers and getters. Here's an opportunity to join a movement to break the mold. Join Cake and help us shape the future of personal finance.

For this position we are considering remote candidates and candidates who are based in Singapore

About the team

Our talented engineering team pride themselves on writing good code. We care about good engineering practices, working with great people, and working on real and impactful products.

We practice test-driven development, and are more than happy to allow team members the opportunity to solve problems with unconventional or cutting-edge methods. If you care about continually improving your craft, and want to work with like-minded peers, this is the place for you!

What you'll do:

  • Collaborate with software engineers and DevOps engineers to write automation script to improve our existing infrastructure
  • Monitor/Debug/troubleshoot any application or infrastructure issues using three Service Level Commitments which are Service Level Agreements (SLA), Service Level Objectives (SLO), Service Level Indicators (SLI).
  • Suggest improvements for system reliability
  • Developing, configuring, and deploying software to be used by operations teams
  • Handling support escalation issues
  • Conducting and reporting on incident reviews
  • Developing system documentation
  • Work with maintaining container based applications within a Kubernetes cluster
  • Maintaining AWS Cloud infrastructure services such as EC2, EKS, ECR, Cloudfront, ALB, Cloudfront, Global Accelerators, etc.
  • Maintaining and scaling SQL databases such as Postgres and DynamoDB

What you'll need:

  • At least 5 years of relevant experience as a Site Reliability Engineer
  • A collaborative and resourceful individual with excellent communication skills able to make radical decisions while being empathetic and respectful.
  • Experience working in a fast pace tech-driven startup as a Site Reliability Engineer
  • Strong understanding of cloud infrastructure management
  • Exposure to cloud infrastructure such as Amazon Web Services with automation tools such as Ansible, Terraform, Helm, Puppet or similar
  • Familiarity with database optimization techniques such as isolation levels and data consistency is preferred
  • Familiar with distributed systems, performance tuning, massive concurrency handling, and caching mechanisms
  • We value knowledge & skills over paper qualifications.
  • Comfortable working remotely via telecommuting. We will be working closely via Slack video calls and other collaboration tools.

Why work with Cake:

  • Do something with purpose; Be a part of the future that will shape on how people are dealing with their finances in Crypto and Blockchain
  • Fast moving, challenging and unique business problems
  • International, diverse work environment and flat hierarchy
  • Great career development opportunities in a growing company
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working hours, unlimited discretionary leave, casual work attire

Cake DeFi is a Singapore-based blockchain and fintech company that empowers users to be in control of their finances by creating cash flow and harnessing the potentials of Decentralized Finance. Founded in 2019, we currently have more than ~100 employees of various backgrounds and nationalities, and growing.

Read more about our company at www.cakedefi.com.