Cloud Engineer SRE - Senior

Paris, IDF, FranceFull-time

Company Description

We are music and tech fans hailing from all over the globe, working to make Deezer the most personal music streaming service. From data scientists to tech experts, artists & labels specialists to marketers, and even in-house music editors, our team is spreading the love for music to over 180 countries. Supporting local and international artists and bringing them closer to their fans is our mission - we believe music is about diversity, multiculturalism and togetherness. Ready to join the team? We're all ears.

Our values:

  • Just Hack it! | We dare to challenge the status quo and believe innovation is part of our DNA.

  • We are P.O.P. | We are Passionate + Optimistic + Proud. Nothing can stop us.

  • Believe in Better | We believe in better product, better speed and better people.

  • One for All | And all for one! We stick together and trust each other.

Deezer at a glance

  • 16M active users

  • 180+ countries

  • 73M tracks

  • 100M playlsits

  • 50+ Deezer Editors

Job Description

How about you?

The Core Infrastructure Team is looking for an experienced Cloud Engineer / Site Reliability Engineer for living thrilling adventures. Our vision is to implement and manage a reliable, scalable, and performant self-service platform in a resource-efficient way that suits Deezer’s context. You will be confronted with various challenges tied to high traffic and high availability problems.

What you will do:

By joining the Core Infrastructure Team at Deezer, you will:

  • Take technical lead on Public Cloud topics at Deezer

  • Build and launch our new DRP on Cloud platforms

  • Participate in our Public Cloud overflow strategy

  • Work closely with other teams to understand and mitigate issues related to Cloud solutions

  • Build and deploy services, solutions and tools impacting our whole infrastructure

  • Monitor, detect anomalies, investigate problems, resolve incident and write post-mortem

  • Participate to code review of our solutions and architecture review from other teams

  • Help the team to handle and reduce its Toil


What we are looking for:

  • Bac +5 - Infrastructure Engineer

  • Experience 5+ years


  • Great knowledge and adherence on SRE principles

  • Strong knowledge in Terraform and Google Cloud Platform (Cloud Architect certification is a plus)

  • Strong knowledge of GNU/Linux systems (we use Debian)

  • Good knowledge on Kubernetes, containerization (Docker) and virtualization (Proxmox/KVM)

  • Experience with Helm, Ansible, Git, Jenkins

  • Experience with Monitoring systems (Prometheus, Grafana, ELK)

  • Good programming experience in one of these programming languages: Shell scripts, Golang or Python

  • Experience with MySQL/MariaDB replications and at least one of those NoSQL database: Cassandra or Elasticsearch

  • Having some experience with AWS is a plus

Also required:

  • Good communication skills and the capacity to adapt

  • Good team work and share of his work

  • A deep capacity to get things done

  • Rigorous and organized 

  • Autonomous

  • Ability to learn, to be creative and innovative

  • Fluent in writing well-documented procedures in english

  • Passion for performance and tuning

  • Interest in reducing infrastructure carbon footprint is appreciated

Additional Information

Life @ Deezer HQ

  • Start-up environment with an at home vibe and outdoor space

  • Kitchen stocked with free drinks and snacks daily

  • Friday drinks & seasonal parties

  • Gym access, plus yoga, pilates and boxing classes

  • English and French language courses 

  • Hackathons & meetups

We are an equal opportunity employer