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Site Reliability Engineer

Vernon Hills, Illinois
Job Type
29 Jul 2022

Site Reliability Engineer

Corporate Headquarters

12575 Uline Drive, Pleasant Prairie, WI 53158

Develop your ideal IT career, crafting custom software solutions, at Uline. Bring your expertise to help manage our industry-leading team behind one of the largest e-commerce sites in the U.S.

Better together than apart. This position is on-site, and we are looking for good people who share our passion.

Position Responsibilities

  • Gain solid understanding of the business process, workflows and data.

  • Work with project managers during scoping and requirements sessions.

  • Assist in technical specifications and other deliverable documents.

  • Collaborate with enterprise and application architects to implement new solutions and improvise existing solutions.

  • Implement appropriate monitoring, alerting and measurements to ensure the health of our environment.

  • Develop and document disaster recovery plans and participate in testing to ensure environment is recoverable within pre-determined SLAs.

  • Develop a deep understanding of applications and integration and bring issues to resolution.

  • Develop, Implement and maintain CI / CD pipelines following the best practices.

  • Configure and monitor application environments for the best performance.

  • Plan for and apply application software patches.

  • Become subject-matter expert (SME) on the software packages you are assigned to support. 

  • Provide guidance and mentor junior members of the team.

  • Provide on-call support for production environment.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science.

  • 9+ years experience supporting middleware and packaged applications.

  • 5 years of hands-on experience administering Java containers such as WebSphere Application Server, JBoss, Tomcat or Weblogic with expertise in installation, support, analysis of logs and performance tuning.

  • Experience with Docker and / or Kubernetes container orchestration tools a huge plus.

  • Excellent knowledge of supporting software solutions on Red Hat Linux. 

  • Experience with Continuous integration and deployment automation tools such as Jenkins, SonarQube, Artifactory, Ansible, Azure DevOps, Git a huge plus.

  • Understanding of network standards, such as DHCP, DNS, SSL, TCP, UDP, IP, QoS and ICMP.

  • Strong understanding of networking concepts such as load balancing and routing; ability to carry out basic network troubleshooting in a server runtime.

  • Comfortable with scripting languages such as bash, perl and python to automate tasks

  • Experience using APM products like Dynatrace a plus.


  • Complete insurance coverage includes medical, dental, vision and more.

  • 401(k) with 5% employer match.

  • Paid holidays and generous paid time off.

  • Tuition Assistance Program that covers professional continuing education.

  • Bonus programs that include annual performance, sales goals and profit sharing.

Employee Perks

  • On-site café with executive chefs and seasonal dinner-to-go options.

  • First-class fitness center with complimentary personal trainers.

  • Over four miles of beautifully maintained walking trails.

About Uline

Uline is North America's leading distributor of shipping, industrial and packaging materials. We're a family-owned company known for incredible service, quality products and same-day shipping of our huge in-stock inventory. With over 8,000 employees across 12 locations, it's time you joined Uline.

Uline is proud to operate as a drug-free workplace. All new hires must complete a pre-employment hair follicle drug screening.

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  • Job Reference: 671225848-2
  • Date Posted: 29 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Uline
  • Location: Vernon Hills, Illinois
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent