Site Reliability Engineer

  • Galaxy Digital
  • Various Locations/Remote
  • Jun 15, 2022
Full time Engineering Remote

Job Description

Who We Are:

At Galaxy we are building products and services to help the world invest in economic progress. We believe crypto and blockchain innovations will permeate and improve all aspects of our global economy. Our vision is a society where value and ownership flow as freely as information. Galaxy is a digital asset and blockchain leader helping institutions, startups, and individuals access and navigate the crypto economy. As one of the most well-capitalized and trusted companies in the industry, we provide platform solutions custom-made for a digitally native ecosystem across multiple synergistic business lines: Trading, Asset Management (passive and active strategies), Principal Investments,  Investment Banking Services, and Mining. Galaxy’s CEO and Founder Michael Novogratz leads a team of crypto enthusiasts, and institutional veterans focused on the future of finance and Web3. The Company is headquartered in New York City, with offices in Chicago, London, Amsterdam, Tokyo, Hong Kong, the Cayman Islands (registered office), and New Jersey.

Additional information about the Company's businesses and products is available on www.galaxydigital.io.

What We Value:

We are a diverse team of free thinkers, and fast movers united to help investors and creators energize the global economy. We are looking for individuals who thrive in a culture of builders and overachievers and embrace high performance, transparent feedback, and a mission-first approach. Our culture shapes our way of working and gets us where we want to be.

  • Seek Excellence.
  • Be Selective To Be Effective.
  • Be Highly Aligned, Loosely Coupled.
  • Disagree Transparently.
  • Encourage Independent Decision-Making.
  • Build Dream Teams.

Are you a blockchain enthusiast with a swiss-army knife DevOps/SRE skillset? Do you trade crypto on the weekend, run blockchain nodes on your personal computer, and obsess about distributed systems in your spare time while working on Kubernetes clusters during your 9-5? You’ll be using Infrastructure as Code to deploy production grade infrastructure into a hybrid cloud/colo architecture, building out CI/CD pipelines, managing secure access and building out observability platforms.

The Site Reliability Engineer will be building production systems and tooling for institutional trading products, focused on automation, efficiency, security and resiliency. You will report to the Site Reliability Engineering Team Lead, working closely with the blockchain, business and engineering teams.

Responsibilities:

  • Build, manage, and maintain our cloud infrastructure with Terraform, Kubernetes, and other tools.
  • Build and maintain automated configuration management.
  • Help plan the growth trajectory of Galaxy Digital's infrastructure.
  • Help ensure we're following industry best practices.
  • Actively participate in incident response in the wake of production issues.
  • Build and assist with CI/CD deployments and application observability.
  • Be on a PagerDuty rotation to respond to availability incidents and provide support for developers and the business.

Preferred Experience/Qualifications:

  • BS degree in CS, Software Engineering or related field // or equivalent experience.
  • Implement "Infrastructure as Code" using Terraform and CI/CD.
  • Load balancing applications using including Proxies and CDN.
  • Monitoring and Metrics in Prometheus, Grafana and integrations with Slack/PagerDuty.
  • Disaster Recovery and High Availability strategy.
  • Managing Kubernetes clusters and using Helm CI/CD for deployment.
  • Cloud architecture and design.
  • Coding in Python, Ruby, Go, or other high-level languages.
  • Ansible, Puppet, Chef, or other configuration management tooling.

Here are some of the industry-leading benefits of working at Galaxy:

  • Competitive base salary, bonus, and equity
  • 100% company paid health insurance for employees, partners and dependents
  • 3% 401(k) company contribution
  • Generous paid Parental Leave
  • Flexible Time Off (paid)
  • Hybrid/Flexible Working Arrangements  
  • Opportunities to learn about the Crypto industry
  • Free daily snacks and weekly lunches
  • Smart, entrepreneurial and fun colleagues  
  • Annual charitable giving match
  • Employee Resource Groups
  • Free virtual coaching and counseling sessions through Ginger

*Benefits may vary based on location. 

Galaxy respects diversity and seeks to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and job applicants for employment without regard to actual or perceived age, race, color, creed, religion, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), gender identity or gender expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, marital or partnership or caregiver status, ancestry, national origin, citizenship status, disability, military or veteran status, protected medical condition as defined by applicable state or local law, genetic information or predisposing genetic characteristic, or other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws and ordinances.

We will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation to the known limitations of a qualified applicant with a disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. If you believe you require such assistance to complete the application process or to participate in an interview, please contact careers@galaxydigital.io.