Senior Site Reliability Engineer

Req ID: R34843

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Senior Site Reliability Engineer

  • Remote, Florida, United States
  • Remote, Georgia, United States
  • Remote, North Carolina, United States
  • Remote, South Carolina, United States
  • Remote, Texas, United States
  • Full_time

Citrix builds the secure digital workspace technology that frees 400,000 customers to do their very best work from anywhere. By joining our award-winning workplace, you’ll be included in the globally diverse, collaborative team that values work-life balance. Come see why Fortune named us one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For®. Let’s innovate and grow together!

What we're looking for:

You are a Site Reliability Engineer with a passion for DevOps and have experience developing, deploying, supervising and running cloud services. You have expertise working with public cloud infrastructure providers like Amazon AWS/Microsoft Azure/Google Cloud. You have a solid understanding of Windows development, debugging, administration, automation frameworks and software development experience in C#. NET or Python. If you have handled deployments with Infrastructure as a code, we’d love to speak with you!

Citrix is always looking for Cloud Engineers! Do you want to be considered for a future career at Citrix? Provide us with your details to allow us to consider you for future open opportunities in the DevOps department.

Position Overview:

Citrix is rapidly developing and growing its portfolio of large-scale cloud applications across all product lines, including app/desktop virtualization, networking, and content partnership. These applications must deliver enterprise-grade performance, reliability, and integration while demonstrating consumer internet economies of scale in multiple clouds (and in hybrid scenarios that reach behind the enterprise firewall). This requires excellent architecture and a DevOps mentality in software development, operations, and site reliability engineering.

In this position, you will be responsible for engineering public cloud services and adopting a DevOps culture. You will drive the technical architecture and standards/process to deliver the best customer experience. This role can sit remote in other US locations not listed.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Develop software and provide hands-on technical expertise to design, deploy, and optimize Cloud services

  • Improve the Security, Availability and Performance of the systems you build while handling Cloud Costs (COGS) and maintain Compliance guardrails. Build automation using industry tools (such as Jenkins, TeamCity, Ansible, etc.) to deploy hundreds of different services

  • Promote and supply the best methodologies in library usage and end-to-end architecture. Work with other development teams to design scalable, robust systems using cloud native architecture principals

  • Identify and address patterns in infrastructure and applications that can be solved with a common solution

  • Participate in a 24x7 on call rotation to ensure cloud service availability

Basic Qualifications:

  • Led and deployed a cloud infrastructure at scale within a public cloud environment

  • Experience leading deployments with Terraform Infrastructure as Code

  • Experience with at least one of the major cloud providers including Azure, AWS, or GCP

  • Have experience writing applications using C# or Python

  • Requires a University Degree or equivalent experience and minimum 5 years of prior relevant experience; or Master’s degree with 3 years; or PhD without experience

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with container technologies: Kubernetes, Docker

  • 5+ years of experience building Cloud services and distributed systems – deployment, monitoring, scaling, debugging is desirable

  • Azure and AWS certifications

  • Scripting in PowerShell/Bash

  • Certified or knowledgeable with scaled Agile Framework for Enterprise (SAFe)

  • Experience with logging platforms and application performance metrics - NewRelic, Splunk, Application Insights

Functional Area:


Cloud Ops

What you’re looking for:
Everyone is welcome at Citrix. We prioritize diversity, equity, inclusion, and a culture of belonging, and celebrate bringing our courageous, authentic selves to work. We believe this way of working helps us innovate, and it’s just one of the reasons why our employees continuously recognize Citrix as a great place to work.

Citrix helps make work more sustainable to benefit the planet, our business, and our communities. For more than 30 years, we have empowered individuals and organizations to work remotely or work from anywhere, reducing commuting emissions and energy consumption in the process. 

We are the #1 leader in Virtual Client Computing (VCC) and #2 in the Application Delivery Controller (ADC) space, and we have key partnerships with top cloud providers. We’ll give you the tools, learning opportunities, mentorship, and flexibility to achieve your goals. Come see why you belong at Citrix, with our culture supporting purposeful innovation and growth from within. 

The Benefits
We offer a competitive total rewards package* that includes:

  • 18 weeks of paid parental leave
  • Health and wellness benefits
  • Employee assistance program
  • Retirement benefits
  • Education assistance
  • Time off and absence programs
  • Professional development and mentorship opportunities
  • Paid volunteer time and charitable matching of employee donations
  • Employee resource groups
  • And more!

**Please note that benefits may vary based on location.

Citrix Systems, Inc. is firmly committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and to compliance with all federal, state and local laws that prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of age, race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship, religion, genetic carrier status, disability, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, marital status, protected veteran status and other protected classifications.

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Citrix welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Reasonable accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the job application process, please contact us at (877) 924-8749 or email us at for assistance.

By applying, you are giving Citrix consent to be considered for future openings of other roles of similar qualifications.

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