Site Reliability Engineer

Job Description:

Site Reliability Engineer:  

Collaborate with Innovative 3Mers Around the World

Choosing where to start and grow your career has a major impact on your professional and personal life, so it’s equally important you know that the company that you choose to work at, and its leaders, will support and guide you. With a diversity of people, global locations, technologies and products, 3M is a place where you can collaborate with 93,000 other curious, creative 3Mers.

“The impact 3M has on people’s lives and communities around the globe is amazing. As the leader of 3M’s global community giving, I am incredibly proud to be part of and work alongside 3Mers, community partners and customers committed to making positive social change.” – Michael Stroik, director of 3Mgives

This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career.

The Impact You’ll Make in this Role

As a Site Reliability Engineer, you will have the opportunity to tap into your curiosity and collaborate with some of the most innovative and diverse people around the world. Here, you will make an impact by:

  • Developing automation tools and scripts with a heavy focus on Ansible whenever possible
  • Communicating effectively between application teams and upper levels of support
  • Creating tickets / documentation using the Atlassian suite of tools
  • Building simple to intermediate queries in Kibana to troubleshoot on-going client issues
  • Be mentally nimble and draw conclusions based on knowledge of multiple applications
  • Having the willingness to rotate with on-call responsibilities with production event

Your Skills and Expertise 

To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M requires (at a minimum) the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited university OR High School Diploma/GED or higher from an accredited institution and a minimum of six (6) years of experience in Server Administration field in lieu of the bachelor’s degree education requirement
  • Two (2) years of experience with Linux command line experience, starting / restarting / stopping services, checking logs, and editing config files

Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:

  • Experience with Ansible / Docker / Kafka
  • Database experience, PostgreSQL / MySQL / Cassandra
  • Experience with monitoring tools (i.e Nagios / Cloudwatch / Opsgenie / Grafana)

Travel: Occasional travel may be required

Relocation Assistance: May be authorized

Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania or HIS office

Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status).

Supporting Your Well-being 

3M offers many programs to help you live your best life – both physically and financially. To ensure competitive pay and benefits, 3M regularly benchmarks with other companies that are comparable in size and scope. 

Resources for You 

For more details on what happens before, during and after the interview process, check out the Insights for Candidates page at 3M.com/careers. 

Learn more about 3M’s creative solutions to the world’s problems at www.3M.com or on Twitter @3M.Responsibilities of this position include that corporate policies, procedures and security standards are complied with while performing assigned duties.3M is an equal opportunity employer.  3M  will not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.

Please note: your application may not be considered if you do not provide your education and work history, either by: 1) uploading a resume, or 2) entering the information into the application fields directly.

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Location
United States
Skills
  • Ansible
  • MySQL
  • Linux
  • PostgreSQL
  • Docker