Site Reliability Engineering Manager

Europe / Remote


About the opportunity

Site Reliability Engineering Manager

Are you passionate about coaching and mentoring engineers? Do you come to work to inspire others to be at their best? Do you flourish in an outcome-focused environment? Then Magnolia is the place you are looking for!

Magnolia is looking for an experienced Engineering Manager to lead the Site Reliability Engineering team. You will work in globally distributed teams, with engineers based in Europe, the US, and Vietnam.

The details

What things you’ll be doing?

  • Use your excellent collaboration and communication skills to work closely with our PM team, and technical experts across the departments and collaborate with other teams on cross-department initiatives
  • Empower & motivate your team with a humble, servant leadership approach
  • Mentor & Coach engineers
  • Motivate, inspire & drive innovation
  • Cultivate a customer-centric approach with outcome-driven and discovery-focused development over output
  • Form close working relationships with engineers and other stakeholders, and understand their needs and technical hurdles
  • Shape platform and infrastructure services together with the teams
  • Manage the development backlog and work with the team-building solutions on a daily basis.
  • Create and foster understanding and collaboration between all internal stakeholders toward stability, performance, scalability, and sustainability
  • Evaluate and contribute to the evolution of processes within the team, department, and company
  • Aid the improvement of product quality, security, and performance
  • Use your technical experience to drive technical projects, and provide leadership and insights on architecture in a fast-paced environment

What do we need from you?

  • Extensive expertise in site reliability engineering, infrastructure, and architecture of large-scale platforms
  • Operational experience: monitoring, metrics, and analytics
  • Experience working with public cloud providers such as AWS
  • A clear understanding of cloud-native, SaaS, and PaaS patterns
  • Knowledge of the software/systems development lifecycle (CI/CD/CD)
  • Knowledge of some programming languages like Python or Go (experience with Java is a plus since our tech stack is mainly based on it)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Demonstrated progressive experience in a leadership role with current technical expertise

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.