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Staff Site Reliability Engineer



Software Engineering
London, UK · Cambridge, UK · Oxford, UK
Posted on Thursday, July 4, 2024


Oxford or Cambridge ~ with a blend of 20-40% in office and the rest flexible to remote working within the UK.

About Us

We're a pioneering health tech company that aims to revolutionise the future of healthcare. We're all about enhancing the patient journey, particularly for those common diseases that affect most people and take up most of our precious healthcare resources.

Our secret weapon? Genomics! We use it to power our tools and systems, improving every step of the patient pathway. From preventing diseases to screening, diagnosing, treating, and even developing new medicines - we've got it covered.

But we're not stopping there. Our vision is a world where everyone benefits from our genomic technology, helping folks and entire populations to live longer, healthier lives. So, if that all sounds exciting, come join us!

A Day in the Life

As the Staff Site Reliability Engineer, you will play an influential role in advancing our product and research infrastructure. You will lead the development of our infrastructure systems, and take ownership of architectural decisions that impact the broader Genomics technical domain.

Whilst able to work independently, you will also lead a team of engineers, and be responsible for coaching and mentoring others to achieve objectives. You will enjoy sharing your deep technical knowledge, and working with others to develop their skills.

Who you are

  • Strong technical skills in one major cloud platform (we use AWS) and in-depth understanding of at least one front end and one backend language.

  • Deep knowledge of key tooling and technologies used. Ability to critically evaluate software architecture proposals for their merit.

  • Wide knowledge of industry best practices, trends, and emergent tooling and technologies to help us to continue to stay on top of our game.

  • Ability to prioritise the delivery of work in accordance with business priorities and communicate clearly to stakeholders about progress and issues.

So what's in it for you?

Competitive compensation: Our salaries are externally benchmarked annually to ensure you receive compensation that aligns with the market. In addition, this role comes with an equity offering.

Generous Holiday Allowance: 25 days of annual leave, an additional 3-day company shutdown at the end of the year, plus bank holidays. More time for you to unwind and enjoy.

Invest in Your Future: Take advantage of our training and development opportunities, from regular training courses to access to a wide range of L&D materials. We're committed to helping you grow and succeed!

Wellbeing: Join a company that values you at work and outside work. We offer a range of benefits, including a pension that increases every year that you work here, comprehensive health insurance for you and your family, critical illness coverage, and life insurance. We also offer enhanced paid family leave.

An inclusive workplace: Genomics wholeheartedly embraces and champions Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (ED&I) initiatives. We foster an inclusive environment through various means, such as our 'All in Club,' a platform where we come together to celebrate, engage in meaningful discussions, and create awareness. Additionally, we offer our 'Bank Your Bank Holiday' program, allowing you to exchange public holidays for dates that hold personal or cultural significance to you. It's our way of ensuring that every member of our community feels valued and included.

Charity giving: Make a difference with our payroll giving scheme. Donate to your favourite charities tax-free and help make the world a better place!

Green Commute: Join our cycle-to-work scheme and enjoy a healthier, eco-friendly commute. We are also conveniently located by major transport hubs so public transport is a snip. It's good for you and the planet!

Would you like to learn more? Great, we’d love to chat. Please reach out for more information and to see if this opportunity is right for you!

Genomics plc is dedicated to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Genomics plc politely requests no contact from recruitment agencies. We do not accept speculative CVs from recruitment agencies nor accept the fees associated with them.