Charlotte, North Carolina



Job Description

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class:

Advance Auto Parts-AAP is looking for a Site Reliability Engineer to join their Platform Engineering organization. This organization has a direct impact on Advance Auto Parts ability to introduce business capabilities at a pace that enables Advance Auto Parts Mission of having a “Passion for Customers. Passion for Yes”.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • The candidate must have a good understanding of web applications, eCommerce sites, browser-based UI technologies and Java based applications
  • Looking for a problem solver, quick learner, love working with new technologies, ready to face challenges in one of the large, complex retail environments and latest technology stack in a Azure and/or AWS cloud.
  • Look for continuous improvement in the visibility of production health, automation, self-healing and resiliency initiatives, security, scalability and reliability.
  • Successful candidate requires strong technical knowledge, deep understanding of various layers of the infrastructure (System, Virtualization, Middleware, Containers and database), supporting application/service in the software build/deploy/operate cycles, high availability, excellent communication skills and a team player in agile environment.
  • Coordinate with various teams on production support tickets, root cause analysis and assist in efficient resolution of production processes.
  • Candidate will be responsible for monitoring all layers of production environment and  take proactive measures to avoid downtimes
  • Participate in Architecture/Code reviews.
  • Define and drive the team to achieve the SRE priorities
  • Contribute to the group's knowledge base by finding new and valuable ways to approach problems and projects.

Qualifications:

We’re looking for individuals that possess the following qualifications

  • 3+ years of experience in Technical operations out of which 2 years in SRE/DevOps/Service Availability roles
  • 2+ years of experience administering middleware Tomcat, WebSphere in large scale production environments
  • 2+ Experience in building and operate in large-scale systems and applications architecture
  • Experience in one or more languages: BASH/Ruby/Python/PERL and Java
  • Good understanding DNS, AD/LDAP, TCP/IP related technologies
  • Experience working in virtualization in cloud environment
  • Good understanding of Systems performance and monitoring
  • Experience with JVM optimization
  • Good understanding/experience in one or more monitoring/metrics/logging solutions – New Relic,Solarwinds, Quantum Metrics, Azure Insights, Google Analytics or similar solutions
  • Good understanding of high availability, fail over and load balancing  - F5 GTM/LTM, HAPROXY, NGINX
  • Experience in Incident Management and play key role in driving or participating in high severity calls.
  • Experience in the root cause analysis and problem management while partnering with other product teams.
  • Ability to analyze, prioritize, multi-task and  communicate
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Good understanding of ITIL best practices
  • Readiness to automate processes in various languages
    • Solid understanding of object oriented design methodologies
    • Solid analytical and problem solving skills
    • Good communications skills

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Charlotte, North Carolina

About us

Advance Auto Parts, Inc. is a leading automotive aftermarket parts provider that serves both professional installer and do-it-yourself customers. As of October 9, 2021, Advance operated 4,727 stores and 234 Worldpac branches in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The company also serves 1,325 independently owned Carquest branded stores across these locations in addition to Mexico and various Caribbean islands. For more information, visit www.AdvanceAutoParts.com

Why Advance Auto Parts wants you!

We are proud to support our nation’s Military Veterans, especially when it come to providing rewarding career opportunities when you are ready to enter the civilian workforce. When hiring new Team Members, we actively search for candidates that possess the invaluable skills that you have developed throughout your years of service! Skills like leadership, initiative, self-discipline, teamwork, excellent work ethic, to name a few.

Why you should apply!

When you join Advance Auto Parts, you’ll find many opportunities to connect with other veterans and give back to organizations that support military veterans and their families. We are proud to say that we have thousands of veterans already among our active Team Members! We hope you’ll consider joining our ranks!

What Happens After I Apply?

Once you click ‘Apply Now’ on an Advance Auto Parts job posting, you will be re-directed to fill out an application on our career page.  In order to be considered for next steps, please complete the application on Advance Auto Parts career page and make sure you have an updated resume uploaded to your RecruitMilitary profile.  Once we review your resume and profile, a recruiter will reach out to provide you with more information and to discuss next steps.

 

 

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