Site Reliability Engineer

Come Join Us
Come work in an exciting environment in which you’ll use your passion, experience, and strong analytical skills to help bring new technologies to public safety and leave a positive impact on the world. We cultivate an environment that favors agility, initiative, and creative thinking. Our mission is to protect life, making the world a safer place through smart devices and software services. We genuinely love what we do and are looking for others who share this passion.

Do you have a passion for running services and are passionate about infrastructure? Are you interested in solving difficult problems regarding scale and distribution? Are you ready to put your IoT ideas to work for a profitable IoT company? Does saving lives and protecting truth get you excited? If so, Axon is interested in you joining and becoming a vital part in our day-to- day operations and long term growth of our software development environment.

Your Day to Day
As a Site Reliability Engineering Manager you will be solving difficult problems. Problems like: 
- Scale - we store over 8 + petabytes (and growing) of information
Information Security -  each of our customers have different requirements regarding how their information is stored and accessed 
- Continuous Integration - help us build the ideal model for our development and customer needs.

Skills Preferred

  • Insightful opinions about systems architecture
  • Deep knowledge of GNU/Linux systems, light knowledge of Windows systems
  • A GitHub account with some cool projects in it
  • Experience leading or mentoring a team of SREs, DevOps engineers, and/or Software Engineers 

Skills Required

  • 5 + years professional experience
  • A vision of excellence for tools, processes, and systems
  • Some programming experience in C, Python, Golang, Ruby, Java, ECMAScript, Lua, Erlang or the like
  • Experience developing, building, releasing, and maintaining large-scale software applications
  • Experience with real-time failover principles, processes, and architectures
  • Experience with multi-datacenter and other varieties of hybrid infrastructures

Compensation and Benefits

  • Benefits are GREAT!!

  • Medical/Dental/Vision

  • Company paid life insurance
  • Equity (RSUs)
  • Quarterly bonus 

  • Supportive parental leave policy

  • Unlimited paid-time-off

  • 401K with employer match

  • Commuter options

  • Full pantry

  • One of Seattle Business Magazine’s best companies to work for in 2017 and winner of Geekwire’s 2016 Geekiest Office Space

  • Opportunities to ride along with real US police officers in real life situations, see them use technology, and get inspired. 

  • And much more...

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


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