Principal Site Reliability Engineer
Software Engineering - Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Principal Site Reliability Engineer
Software Engineering - Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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At TomTom…

You’ll move the world forward. Every day, we create the most innovative mapping and location technologies to shape tomorrow’s mobility for the better.

We are proud to be one team of more than 5,000 unique, curious, passionate problem-solvers spread across the world. We bring out the best in each other. And together, we help the automotive industry, businesses, developers, drivers, citizens and cities move towards a safe, autonomous world that is free of congestion and emissions.

What you’ll do
  • Meet and collaborate with our cross-functional teams within different departments
  • Improve our live services and your knowledge within SRE technical stack
  • Provide more reliable setup of our services
  • Carry on-call duty and lead incident handling process during major incidents
  • Support our clients in terms of their experience with our live services
What you’ll need
  • At least 8+ years of proven working history as a Software Engineer/Site Reliability Engineer/System Engineer
  • Experience supporting a service providing platform, realizing the importance of availability and predictability
  • Experience in programming: Go or Python or Java
  • Working experience in a DevOps environment
  • Good knowledge of Kubernetes, Terraform
  • Experience with operating mission-critical/SaaS workloads in large-scale cloud infrastructure
  • Demonstrated experience of coding in production environments
  • Experience working with AWS, Azure or a similar cloud environment
  • Experience with network protocols and theory (TCP/IP, UDP, ICMP, MAC addresses, IP packets, DNS, and load balancing, etc.)
  • Experience in the Linux environment and a good understanding of its fundamentals and internals: filesystems and modern memory management, threads and processes, the user/kernel-space divide, etc.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Excellent skills in problem solving
  • Curious mind and appetite for self-growth
What’s nice to have
  • Other Monitoring tools: AlertSite, Prometheus, Statuscake
  • Tools knowledge of: PagerDuty, Grafana, ServiceNow, Jira
  • Log handling tools: Scalyr, Elastic stack

Meet your team

Our team is in the core TomTom live services. We connect with all DevOps teams and make sure that there is a good as possible customer experience when there is an incident and minimize the MTTR (Mean time to resolve). We also focus on reducing the amount of incidents as we participate in improvement actions with a focus on automation and reliability setup.

Achieve more

We are self-starters who play well with others. Every day, we solve new problems with creativity, meet new people and learn rapidly at our offices around the world. We will invest in your growth and are committed to supporting you. In everything we do, we’re guided by six values: We care, putting our heart into what we do; we build trust (you can count on us); we create – driven to make a difference; we are confident, but don’t boast; we keep it simple, since life is complex enough; and we have fun because life’s too short to be boring. 

After you apply

Our recruitment team will work hard to give you a meaningful experience throughout the process, no matter the outcome. Your application will be screened closely and you can rest assured that all follow-up actions will be thorough, from assessments and interviews through your onboarding.

TomTom is an equal opportunity employer

We celebrate diversity, thrive on each other’s differences and are committed to creating an inclusive environment at our offices around the world. Naturally, we do not discriminate against any employee or job applicant because of race, religion, color, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, marital status, disability, national origin, genetics, or age.

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