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Site Reliability Engineer (SRE)


New York, NY, US, 10036

New York
Fully Remote

Paramount+, a direct-to-consumer digital subscription video on-demand and live streaming service from Paramount Global, combines live sports, breaking news, and a mountain of entertainment. The premium streaming service features an expansive library of original series, hit shows and popular movies across every genre from world-renowned brands and production studios, including BET, CBS, Comedy Central, MTV, Nickelodeon, Paramount Pictures and the Smithsonian Channel. The service is also the streaming home to unmatched sports programming, including every CBS Sports event, from golf to football to basketball and more, plus exclusive streaming rights for major sports properties, including some of the world’s biggest and most popular soccer leagues. Paramount+ also enables subscribers to stream local CBS stations live across the U.S. in addition to the ability to stream Paramount Streaming’s other live channels: CBSN for 24/7 news, CBS Sports HQ for sports news and analysis, and ET Live for entertainment coverage.


Paramount+ seeks a Site Reliability Engineer for online television and media focused web properties. In this role, you will support our diverse infrastructure and Kubernetes platform that serves our streaming products within the cloud. This is a great opportunity for a seasoned SRE to manage a wide range of existing technology with an opportunity to improve scalability and reliability of our systems. The SRE will focus on automation, self-healing, performance, high availability & uptime. A strong candidate will love systems that are well run and thrive on creating systems that are reliable, detailed and monitored across multiple metrics. A SRE should love CI/CD and think releases should happen multiple times a day. You have experience with being on-call and thrive on ownership and systems


Your Day-to-Day:

  • Lead the design & implementation of our public Cloud infrastructure including CI/CD, provisioning, sizing, and Infrastructure as code
  • Focus on managing large scale Databases comprising of No-SQL instances
  • Support our development teams across multiple environments in an AGILE environment
  • Build and manage infrastructure at large scale
  • Build self-healing systems with advanced techniques

Key Projects:

  • Lead the modernization of our database infrastructure
  • Implementation of Infrastructure as Code for provisioning using tools such as Terraform and Kubernetes
  • Work with our development teams on re-architecture of existing systems in the cloud

 Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • 3+ years managing and monitoring Linux systems
  • 1+ years leading the design and implementation of Cloud systems in AWS/GCP using tools like Terraform, Kubernetes, Puppet, Chef, Jenkins or Ansible.
  • 1+ years’ experience programming in a programming language such as Python and Go

Additional Qualifications:

  • Attention to detail and ability to manage multiple projects
  • Demonstrated ability to work with 3rd parties and collaborate on solutions
  • Experience working on public clouds like AWS or GCP



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Hiring Salary Range: $100,000.00 - 130,000.00. 


The hiring salary range for this position applies to New York City, California, Colorado, Washington state, and most other geographies. Starting pay for the successful applicant depends on a variety of job-related factors, including but not limited to geographic location, market demands, experience, training, and education.  The benefits available for this position include medical, dental, vision, 401(k) plan, life insurance coverage, disability benefits, tuition assistance program and PTO or, if applicable,  as otherwise dictated by the appropriate Collective Bargaining Agreement. This position is bonus eligible.


Paramount is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.


At Paramount, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. Paramount is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.


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Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City