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Discover Application Engineer - Service Reliability in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Application Engineer - Service Reliability Remote R23809 About This Role Discover. A brighter future. With us, you’ll do meaningful work from Day 1. Our collaborative culture is built on three core behaviors: We Play to Win, We Get Better Every Day & We Succeed Together. And we mean it — we want you to grow and make a difference at one of the world's leading digital banking and payments companies. We value what makes you unique so that you have an opportunity to shine. Come build your future, while being the reason millions of people find a brighter financial future with Discover. Job Description As a n Application Reliability Engineer, you’ll tap into your passion for finding and fixing inefficiencies to solve our reliability and performance issues. In our Agile environment, you’ll focus on availability, latency, performance, efficiency, change and problem management, monitoring, emergency response and capacity planning of our services. Your projects will deliver enhanced infrastructure, development, and deployment automation at Discover. Actively manages and escalates risk and customer-impacting issues within the day-to-day role to management. Responsibilities + Analy z e, design, program, test, and deploy new user stories and features with high quality (security, reliability, operations) to production + Tends to Associate Application Engineers by providing learning tasks as well as work related tasks, directs the work of Senior Associate Application Engineers , and helps them continue to grow + Achieves team commitments (and influence others to do the same) by using informal leadership & highly developed c ommunication skills + Has an oversight on design decisions and guides team to achieve key result s for products assigned to them + Remediates issues using engineering principles and creates proactive design solutions for potential failures + Contributes to and leads tec hnology communities at Discover Minimum Qualifications At a minimum, here’s what we need from you: + Bachelors – Computer Science or related + Information Technology, (Software) Engineering, or related + Internal applicants only: technical proficiency rating of competent on the Dreyfus engineering scale Preferred Qualifications Bonus Points If You Have: + Experience with SRE design to address reliability and resiliency with availability of 5-9s + Familiarity with the Linux command line and scripting + Comfortable with production environments, firewalls and networking + Studied architectural patterns at scale, including thoughtfully designed APIs, repeatable delivery pipelines, and efficient computer engineering principles + Deep knowledge and understanding of emerging trends in the SRE field + Experience in deploying, observing, monitoring and altering in K8s with OLTP + Knowledge of the automation tools such as Ansible, Terraform, or Chef + Knowledge of working in public cloud (AWS, Azure, GCP) + Working knowledge of messaging services like RabbitMQ, SQS, Kafka + Working experience in caching systems like Redis + Working experience with logging and monitoring systems (Splunk, Datadog, New Relic, AppDynamics, Instana, CatchPoint) with a mindset towards predictive analysis + Experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery models including Blue/Green and Canary release models is a plus External applicants will be required to perform a technical interview. What are you waiting for? Apply today! All Discover employees place our customers at the very center of our work. To deliver on our promises to our customers, each of us contribute every day to a culture that values compliance and risk management. Discover is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Discover is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or other legally protected status. (Know Your Rights)