Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) at Bigleaf Networks

As a Site Reliability Engineer at Bigleaf, you will work as part of our engineering team to improve the reliability and availability of our infrastructure, both internal and customer-facing, both hardware and software. You will also work with our network-operations team to identify and resolve issues, reduce human toil, and broadly make our system more robust and resilient. SRE is a new role at Bigleaf; you will help us define the role and space.

Come join us at Bigleaf to help businesses connect to their customers, people like us, people like you! 

This position is 100% remote! 



  • Improve the reliability, availability, and observability of Bigleaf infrastructure, including both software and hardware systems
  • Reduce human toil, through better automation, better tooling, etc. Identify or build those tools + automation, as necessary
  • Act as escalation point and on-call support for issues raised by our network-operations team
  • Encourage automation and minimize manual systems work. Champion efforts that bring long-term value + robustness to the Bigleaf system
  • Collaborate with our engineering and network-operations teams to build tools for better incident response, drive incident resolution and better post-mortems
  • Increase the observability and visibility into Bigleaf systems and customer incidents



  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, a related technical field involving software/systems engineering, or equivalent practical experience
  • 3-5+ years of prior experience working in DevOps, Site Reliability Engineering, or System Engineering roles.
  • Strong, demonstrable Linux System Administration, Scripting, and Automation skills.
  • Experience designing, analyzing, and troubleshooting large-scale, public-facing, distributed systems.
  • Experience implementing and maintaining infrastructure-as-code and configuration management tools, e.g., Terraform, Ansible, Puppet, Chef, etc.
  • Proficiency in scripting languages, such as bash/shell scripting, Python, PowerShell, etc.
  • Experience with infrastructure monitoring tools, e.g., Prometheus, Nagios, Datadog, etc.
  • Strong understanding of TCP/IP networking and core network services (DNS, DHCP, NTP, LDAP, etc.)
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, supporting multiple concurrent projects.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in a multi-team, collaborative environment.
  • Network Engineering skills and/or Infosec/OpSec experience are a big plus!


Who We Are:

Bigleaf Networks improves Cloud connectivity and Internet performance. We are a team of telecom and network software professionals who built our Cloud-first SD-WAN service based on the natural architecture of leaves. We provide a better Internet experience with simple implementation, friendly support, and powerful technology.

Bigleaf exists because of leaders and dreamers who believed there was a better solution to a technological need in business. As we continue to grow, we keep this leadership mentality in mind, and we encourage each other to constantly be improving by developing grit, servant leadership, diversity, and innovation.

Our Core Values:

Whether working with a customer or interacting with one another around the office, Bigleaf’s core values are heartfelt service, positive attitude, transparency, and focus. At our core, we are here at Bigleaf to develop technology that will help people, and these values help us maintain that intention.


Highlight of our Benefits:

  • Medical (We pay 100% of medical premiums for our HSA health plan - buy up options available)
  • Dental & Vision (We pay 100% for all levels of coverage)
  • Life insurance, long term disability
  • 401k with dollar for dollar safe harbor match
  • Stock options plan
  • Generous parental leave (6 weeks)
  • 4 weeks of PTO +1 week of Wellness Time per year
  • 13 Company Holidays
  • Wellness Reimbursement
  • Technology/Remote Work Stipend
  • Monthly credit for GrubHub
  • 2x per year full company offsite events!


This is a very exciting period of growth for our team. We appreciate you taking the time to carefully read through this ad. Our vision is to bring peace into the lives of our customers through advanced technology and excellent service. If you would like to join us in this role, please send along a resume and cover letter of how you meet the qualifications above and why you’re interested. Benefits include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, long term disability, 401k with match and a stock options plan.

We're building a team in addition to a product, and we value and seek inclusion and diversity in that team. We are an equal opportunity employer. We encourage diversity and feel it makes our teams stronger, so we encourage you to apply even if you don't meet the exact qualifications for this role.