Senior SRE Big Data Engineer

We believe that “through sports we have the power to change lives”. adidas digital products are the most powerful tool we have, to touch the lives of our consumers. 

At adidas, SRE is a capability that ensures stability and reliability of products built and run on large scale, distributed systems which in turn provide exceptional, uninterrupted User Experience for our Web and Mobile platforms. 

As individuals, we are creative, collaborative and confident. As a team, we are agile, are empowered to make change, and are obsessed with maintaining stable and reliable platforms for our consumers. 



  • Maintain and enhance monitoring framework (data collection, alert aggregation, dashboarding) and Implement and enhance alerting logic (framework)
  • Enable proactive Incident alert and resolution leveraging knowledge scripts
  • Identify and detect repetitive incidents (stability, reliability) and develop solutions to fix problems.
  • Lead and mentor team members.
  • Work on technical resolution for incidents and identify technical root cause
  • Ensure tool standards, Exploit tool capability to fine tune product reliability
  • Integrate incident, release, monitoring, alerting tools into overall ecosystem
  • Measure and report SLI, MTTx in periodic reviews, analyze deviations and take actions to closure.
  • Update runbooks with changes to process / tools
  • Drive Postmortems to arrive at remedial actions.
  • Participate in On-Call Incident Technical Support
  • Ensure production release guidelines (entry/exit) and implementation are adhered to for changes to Production.
  • Support CI/CD pipeline implementation and integration to quality, security.
  • Help define standards and adopt new technologies.
  • Participates in reviews of own work and leads reviews of colleagues' work.
  • Engage with key stakeholders (Business, Markets, Dev's, Vendors)
  • Ensuring team code is compliant with code quality and standards.
  • Highlighting tech debt and ensuring it’s addressed in the roadmap.


Required skills

  • At least 8+ years overall IT experience with 5 years in relevant area (Development / SRE).
  • Strong awareness and experience of working with Site Reliability Engineering principles.
  • Good understanding of public cloud offerings such as AWS components like EC2, IAM,RDS, CloudWatchetc. ,
  • Conceptual knowledge around ETL
  • Good understanding of Big data (Hadoop / Hive / Spark)
  • Hands on experience on enterprise tools set such as Grafana, Instana, Prometheus,   ELK Stack etc. 
  • Has exposure to networking concepts (SSH, FTP, TCP/IP, DNS, Load balancing, CDN etc.).
  • Has experience in any scripting language (bash / python / perl).
  • Experience operating high-availability, fault-tolerant, scalable, distributed software in production: building monitoring into your code, tweaking dashboards, defining alerts.
  • Knowledge of Agile software development principles including using JIRA.
  • Experience in 24/7 high availability production environment.
  • Excellent organizational, verbal and written communication skills.
  • Aptitude to be a good team player and the desire to learn and implement new technologies.
  • Knowledge of ITIL processes.


Nice to Have

  • Good experience with CI/CD pipelines including BitBucket, Jenkins 
  • Knowledge of server-side technologies such as Kubernetes, NodeJS, Docker, Java
  • Experience with building Rest APIs, API Integration, and Web Services is preferred 
  • Knowledge in Messaging and Streaming frameworks like - RabbitMQ / Kafka
  • DB (Redis, RDS, Dynamo DB) 
  • Exposure to languages such as Typescript, Nodejs.
  • ITIL V4 Foundation certified.



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Job Title:  Senior SRE Big Data Engineer

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Gurgaon
TEAM:  Information Technology
State:  HR
Country/Region:  IN
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  360972
Date:  Jun 4, 2022