Senior Site Reliability Engineer

Europe / Remote


About the opportunity

Senior Site Reliability Engineer

Our Site Reliability Engineers ensure a reliable and smooth interaction of the various systems Magnolia and our customers use every day. SREs apply software engineering approaches to infrastructural and operational challenges - the ultimate goal is to develop and maintain highly-exposed, fault-tolerant systems in an ever-growing and complex IT landscape. We continuously innovate to make our product more reliable, robust and fault-tolerant to fulfil our business-critical mission. SRE team plays a key role in Magnolia’s mission to further evolve its product in a world of automation and microservices.


This is a fully flexible position - remote in general, but can also accommodate hybrid and in-office preference, depending on the location.


The details

What things you’ll be doing?

  • You will work with SRE practitioners at the heart of our production environment

  • You will be an internal advocate of DevOps culture and cloud technologies at Magnolia

  • You will monitor service performance and ensure its smooth operation

  • You will leverage your experience and knowledge of complex customer-facing systems to improve and automate existing tools, processes and infrastructure

  • You will be involved in the design, build and deployment of scalable and secure services and provide architectural review, vulnerability testing, security reviews and availability and reliability assessments

  • You will participate in an on-call schedule 

What do we need from you?

  • BA/BS in Computer Science or related technical field, or equivalent practical experience
  • Experience with Cloud infrastructure - preferably AWS and Kubernetes
  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code: Terraform/Terratest, Configuration Management tools (eg. Ansible)
  • Experience with container technologies (Docker)
  • Experience with monitoring tools (eg. Datadog, Prometheus, CloudWatch)
  • Experience with Kubernetes Operators is a plus
  • Experience with a flair for automation: CI/CD pipelines, testing, automated releases and deployment strategies
  • Programming experience with one or more relevant languages: Java, Go, Python, Bash, JavaScript
  • Ability to analyse and troubleshoot large-scale distributed systems in production
  • Experience in operating, optimising and scaling SQL databases, Kubernetes clusters and/or Datadog
  • Familiarity with security and operation standards as well as best practices around personal data
  • Solid communication skills

So, who are we?

  • We are a fun and open-minded bunch of colleagues spread across the globe.
  • Aside from work, we are parents, gamers, bookworms, athletes, adrenaline junkies, philosophers, and so much more.
  • Yearly company trip. We’ve just been to Interlaken/Switzerland - we’d love to see you at the next one!
  • Constant learning and knowledge sharing with some of the best professionals in the industry.
  • Lateral and vertical growth opportunities.
  • Flexibility, flexibility, flexibility.
  • Remote-friendly vibes.

We are for you if you like to…

  • take charge: You are in the driver’s seat and set the direction according to what customers, colleagues and cultures need. No matter the roadblocks you see ahead, you take charge in (re)shaping the destination.

  • connect: You never drive alone. Building meaningful connections means creating experiences together that form a foundation of trust so next time there’s a bump in the road, you know someone else has your back.

  • be you: Choose your own ways and means. You make every perspective count so that everyone feels safe enough to follow their purpose and at the same time pursue one common goal. Your way of growing is to mutually question yourself and others.


  • Please submit your application in English; it’s our company language so you’ll be speaking lots of it if you join
  • Please click on the link below in order to proceed
  • We treat all candidates equally: If you have any questions, please reach out to our contact
  • We’re on a mission to make everyone feel valued at work. We embrace and encourage people from all backgrounds to apply.
  • Not sure you meet 100% of our qualifications? Please apply anyway!

About Magnolia

Founded in 1997 with a vision to create the first truly open content management system, Magnolia is a world-leading digital experience company. Brands who want to move fast and stay flexible choose Magnolia because the company blends the power of an enterprise DXP solution with headless agility. Magnolia operates globally with offices on five continents and more than 200 Magnolia-certified partners worldwide.

To learn a bit more about our team and who we are, make sure to visit our About page.