Site Reliability Engineer

Req ID: R32020

Apply Now

Person, Musician, Musical Instrument, Worker, Leisure Activities, Hairdresser, Pianist, Piano, Performer

Site Reliability Engineer

  • Remote, United States
  • Remote, Colorado, United States
  • Remote, Georgia, United States
  • Remote, North 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:

We believe work is not a place, but rather a thing you do. Our technology revolves around this core philosophy. We are relentlessly committed to helping people work and play from anywhere, on any device. Innovation, creativity and a passion for ever-improving performance drive our company and our people forward. We empower the original mobile device: YOU!

What we’re looking for:

You are a Site Reliability Engineer with a passion for DevOps and experience developing, deploying, monitoring 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!

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 teamwork. These applications must deliver enterprise-grade performance, reliability, and integration while leveraging 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 mindset in software development, operations, and site reliability engineering.

In this position, you will be responsible for engineering public cloud services and embracing a DevOps culture. You will drive the technical architecture and standards/process to deliver the best customer experience.

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 managing 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 contribute to best practices 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:

  • BS or MS degree or equivalent in a technical field preferred, with at least 2 years of directly related work experience.  Equivalent experience may be substituted for formal education
  • Experience with cloud-computing platforms e.g. Azure, AWS, GCP, etc
  • Worked with prod environment in public cloud (AWS, Azure, GCP)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with container technologies: Kubernetes, Docker
  • Managed and deployed a cloud infrastructure at scale within a public cloud environment
  • Experience managing 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 deep knowledge of job area obtained through advanced education combined with experience
  • Viewed as having a specialty within discipline. May have broad knowledge of project management
  • Requires a University Degree or equivalent experience in lieu of Degree, and minimum 2 years of prior relevant experience; or Master’s degree without experience
  • Experience with logging platforms and application performance metrics a plus - NewRelic, Splunk, Application Insights
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • 2+ 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)

What you’re looking for:

Our technology is built on the idea that everyone should be able to work from anywhere, at any time, and on any device. It’s a simple philosophy that guides everything we do — including how we work. If you’re an engineer, we’ll give you plenty of ways to test your skills on cutting edge technology. We want employees to do what they do best, every day.

Be bold. Take risks. Imagine a better way to work. If this sounds like you then we’d love to talk.

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.

At Citrix, our employees perform extraordinary acts of creativity and service every day. We provide benefits and rewards that meet the diverse needs of our employees by offering competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits, and equitable rewards opportunities for all employees. In the state of Colorado, the salary for this role generally ranges from $110,560 -$138,200 but may vary depending on your qualifications including job-related education, training, experience, licensure, and certification, that could result at a level outside of this range. Certain roles are eligible for additional rewards, including annual bonus, sales incentives, and/or stock depending on the terms of the applicable plan and role as well as individual performance. Benefits may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Citrix and the country where you work. U.S. based employees are typically offered access to healthcare, life insurance and disability benefits, 401(k) plan and company match, employee stock purchase program (ESPP), and education assistance program, among others.

Citrix uses applicant information consistent with the Citrix Recruitment Policy Notice at

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.

Apply Now

Not You?

You are now being redirected to complete your application