Site Reliability EngineerWe Orbit

London, England, United Kingdom 09-05-2023


🚀 Site Reliability Engineer
📱 Social Media, ⚛️ AI & Data
🌍 Global, Remote Working
🧰 GCP, AWS, Lambda, Terraform, EKS, Python, Go, Elixir, JavaScript
💸 £75,000 to £90,000

Building the future of Social Networks and Video Platforms powered by advancements in AI Technology 🚀

orbit is pleased to be partnered with a disruptive next-generation social media platform that is used by over 80 million users worldwide and is driven by advancements in AI technology. You will be joining a multi-skilled team to help them create the most exciting user experiences on the planet, you will play a key role in building the future of social networks and video platforms working with cutting edge technology whilst growing their user base at a fast pace.

The AI allows users to to create, edit and share unrivalled content, as users can add music that syncs with their video, apply smart filters and effects, with the largest music rights based in the world, creating immersive, engaging and interactive music based content has never been this intelligent, or has this depth of stunning audio, or the level of visual experience.

The Role
They are creating a team of tech enthusiasts who can choose the right tools for the job and who prioritise a great product over any particular stack. They are looking for an SRE who has an itch for automation and standardization, through custodian of the production environment, with a mindset to foresee and prevent issues. You will get to design cloud native solutions that scale, globally and help build exciting new features whilst improving the performance of existing features.

You will chase any issues that arises and solve issues through to implementing solutions, making sure the team deeply understands the root cause and set the system in a way that it will no longer happen. Every cog in their systems must be monitored with baselines periodically adjusted. This is a unique opportunity to work on tech at scale and solve unique challenges along the way, whilst being surrounded by a great team which is fluent in collaboration, open-mindedness that caters for constructive (self)feedback.

Tech Stack:

Clouds: GCP, AWS
Servers: EC2, EKS, GKS, GAE, Lambda
Databases: Postgres, Elasticsearch, DynamoDB, BigQuery, Mysql, Firestore, Redis
Languages: Python, Golang, Java, Elixir, Javascript
CI/CD and automation: Jenkins, Gitlab, Terraform, ansible
Other technology: SQS, Kinesis, gRPC, Protobuf, Restful APIs, Kafka, Microservices, Cloudwatch, Prometheus, Grafana

What are your objectives?

  • Build exciting new features
  • Improve performance of existing features
  • Design solutions to that can scale globally
  • Help the dev teams debugging and deploying new projects
  • Automate anything that can be automated


  • Ability to design cloud-native solutions
  • Ability to design solutions that scale up (define resources, scalable components, etc.)
  • Ability to design and implement APIs
  • Interest in learning new technologies (databases, languages, design techniques)
  • Understanding of automation mechanism
  • Interest in writing high quality code that adhere to best practice
  • Enjoy decreasing the response times of the endpoints


  • Competitive starting salary 💸
  • Lean Environment with flexible and remote working options 🏖
  • Chance to build a great product and a social media networks and platforms of the future 🥇
  • Tech Provided 😇
  • Vibrant on-site working culture (if in the office) 😁

The Company

This high growth, super interactive social media and music app is the AI-Powered open garden technology platform for creators, pairing music culture with sports, fashion, entertainment and influencers through a 360-degree view of content and technology.

They use it’s influencers which includes the likes of Cardi B, Eminem, Justin Bieber, The Weeknd, Post Malone and Alicia Keys amongst others to post content created on the app across multiple social media platforms, using a proprietary AI technology to push and track content virally to affiliated and non-affiliated sites and networks, enabling them to reach millions of additional users.

If you are interested in this role then please apply now or contact for more information


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