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Senior Observability SRE



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Düsseldorf, Germany
Posted on Tuesday, January 9, 2024

When travelers are searching for a hotel, we want the obvious choice to be trivago! Our leading metasearch engine is super fast and constantly optimized - enabling millions of travelers to compare hotel prices from hundreds of booking sites and find great deals in just a few clicks. We use cutting-edge technology, real-time auction, and machine learning techniques with petabytes of data to create an experience - time and money saved! In the lively city of Düsseldorf, we seize opportunities to learn everyday, innovate, and make an enduring mark on the travel industry. At trivago you will find those who aren’t afraid of change but rather embrace it, turning every challenge into a pathway for growth. Join trivago, work with a great team, and grow with us!

Join us in making a difference

As an Observability SRE in our team, you'll manage and optimize our large Elasticsearch clusters and the full Elastic toolchain, including Logstash and Kibana. Your expertise will be instrumental in ensuring the high availability and performance of our services. You will also contribute to the development and maintenance of our observability and monitoring systems, providing critical insights for continuous improvement. Sounds like the right kind of challenge for you? Apply today!

Get an inside look at trivago's engineering culture:

How you’ll make an impact:

  • Manage and optimize large Elasticsearch clusters and the full Elastic toolchain e.g. Logstash, Kibana, ILM etc.
  • Implement and maintain observability tools like OpenTelemetry, Grafana, Istio, and Thanos
  • Develop and support software solutions to enhance observability and monitoring capabilities
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure system reliability and performance
  • Analyze and interpret complex datasets to drive system improvements
  • Keep abreast of the latest trends and technologies in observability and monitoring

Our tech stack:

  • Kubernetes / Istio / ArgoCD / Docker
  • Thanos / Grafana / Honeycomb
  • GitHub / GitHub Actions / Jenkins
  • Google Cloud / Infrastructure as Code (Terraform)
  • Kafka / Redis / MySQL
  • NodeJs / Kotlin / Java
  • HTTP / GRPC / GraphQL
  • React / Webpack

What you'll need to thrive:

  • At least 4 years of experience in a similar role
  • Proven experience in managing large Elasticsearch clusters
  • Solid background in software development, preferably with experience in languages like Java, Python, or Go
  • Experience with the Elastic toolchain (Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana)
  • Proficiency in observability tools like Prometheus, Victoria Metrics, OpenTelemetry, Grafana, Istio, and Thanos
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail
  • Great communication and collaboration skills

What you can look forward to:

  • Enjoy flexible working hours and the generous time-off option offered through our self-determined vacation policy
  • Savor your meals with a daily budget of 6.90€ for our canteen, complemented by free snacks and drinks on campus
  • Have access to health insurance coverage for you and your family's well-being
  • Prepare for the future with our company pension plan
  • Settle in Düsseldorf with a relocation package suited to you and your family’s needs
  • Free access to Heynanny platform offering customizable nanny assistance in multiple languages for children between the ages of 0-14
  • Save on commuting costs with a subsidized company ticket for public transportation and campus parking
  • Stay fit and active using our free on-campus gym, complete with sports classes
  • Support your development through free access to personal and professional coaches, and psychologists on Likeminded
  • Achieve work-life harmony through our hybrid model with 2 days per week mobile work
  • Work with cutting-edge technology and tools to enhance productivity
  • Satisfy your wanderlust with the opportunity to work from abroad for up to 20 days annually
  • Join educational campus meetups with colleagues and externals, fostering valuable learning and networking experiences.

Thank you for considering a career at trivago! Our commitment to fostering an inclusive and enriching environment for all talents is at the heart of what we do. We understand that embarking on a new job opportunity is a blend of excitement and curiosity. Should any questions arise before you apply, feel free to reach out to us at . Join us in our mission to make a positive impact on global travel, we look forward to your application!


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