Senior Site Reliability Engineering Manager

  • Ancestry
  • Dec 18, 2021

Job Description

About Ancestry:When you join Ancestry, you join a human-centered company where every person’s story is important. We believe that by discovering the struggles and triumphs of our past, we can foster deeper bonds and more meaningful connections among families and communities. Our talented team of scientists, engineers, genealogists, historians, and storytellers is dedicated to empowering customers around the world from all backgrounds on their journeys of personal discovery. 
With more than 30+ billion digitized global historical records, 100+ million family trees, and 20+ million people in our growing AncestryDNA database, Ancestry helps customers discover their family story and gain a new level of understanding about their lives. Passionate about dedicating your work to enriching people’s lives? You belong at Ancestry.
Ancestry is seeking a Senior Engineering Manager to lead the Site Reliability Engineering team. They will develop team and organizational capabilities and provide the vision and technical guidance in developing the next generation  

What you will do...

Training, and the evolutionary development of the Cloud Management and Automation Tools in AWS.Provide continuity of Cloud Operations Support while developing and evolving DevOps capabilities.Participate in the creation of the Ancestry Operational Vision, communicate and lead change while facilitating change of culture and capabilities.Develop the ability to support future multi-regional operations, bringing the product closer to our international customers.Reporting to Director of Application Performance

Who you are...

6+ years years experience DevOps and modern SRE practices and approaches that scale.6+ years’ experience AWS account management with experience in providing compliance-based service environments.6+ Expertise in the use of infrastructure and runbook automation tools, AWS management technologies; in providing control, management, reporting, and automation capabilities.6 + Python or Go development, used in the development and integration of Cloud Managements solutions and the automation of core practices and mitigations.6 + years analyzing large scale applications, web servers, network, load balancers, application servers, containers environments and databases in AWS.6+ years Cloud APM and Log monitoring tools, in managing and monitoring reliability.


401K Plan, Tuition Reimbursement, Life & Accident Insurance, 12 Paid Holidays, Flexible Vacation PTO, Sick Leave, Volunteer Time, Employer Perks: Ancestry Subscription and Discounts for Employee, Commuting and Parking Benefits, Ski Passes, Employee Referral, Fitness Reimbursement
Additional Information:Ancestry is an Equal Opportunity Employer that makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, military or veteran status, citizenship, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. In addition, Ancestry will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.
All job offers are contingent on a background check screen that complies with applicable law.  For San Francisco office candidates, pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, Ancestry will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.  
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