Company Description

At ServiceNow, our technology makes the world work for everyone, and our people make it possible. We move fast because the world can’t wait, and we innovate in ways no one else can for our customers and communities. By joining ServiceNow, you are part of an ambitious team of change makers who have a restless curiosity and a drive for ingenuity. We know that your best work happens when you live your best life and share your unique talents, so we do everything we can to make that possible. We dream big together, supporting each other to make our individual and collective dreams come true. The future is ours, and it starts with you.

With more than 7,700+ customers, we serve approximately 85% of the Fortune 500®, and we’re proud to be one of FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® and World’s Most Admired Companies™.

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Job Description

What you get to do in this role:

The Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) will be responsible for managing and resolving the most challenging issues for the ServiceNow SRE team focusing on instance performance, reliability and availability.

The successful candidate will be able to quickly gain an understanding of the ServiceNow platform. This is a technical role and requires strong trouble shooting skills as well as strong technical skill.

This is a nightshift role based anywhere within the republic of Ireland


To be successful in this role you have:

Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot difficult technical issues

Strong Experience with relational databases (e.g. MySQL, Oracle)

Experience in one (or more) scripting languages: JavaScript, Python, Perl, Unix Shell, Windows Shell)

Advanced Unix/Linux experience

Working knowledge of the components in a web applications stack.

Experience diagnosing performance degradation (e.g. explain plans, database tuning)

Experience working well in a team environment while also being able to work productively while unsupervised

Strong personal commitment to quality and customer service

Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to clearly articulate solutions to complex technical problems

Excellent time management skills

Consistent ability to work nights and weekends

Understanding of basic networking and system administration

It is a 4 day week night shift role.

The following additional skills are preferred but not required:

Experience writing or debugging Object Oriented code (Java preferred, other relevant technologies ok)

Experience working with dynamic HTML components: AJAX, JavaScript, AngularJS, CSS, XML, HTML, XHTML

Advanced object oriented programming skills (Java strongly preferred).

Deep understanding of JavaScript

Demonstrated proficiency with the following Technical Skills

Web Services (consuming or providing) (SOAP, REST)

Data Extraction Technologies (e.g. JDBC, ODBC)

Any bi-directional, automated integration between two systems

TCP/IP, Networking knowledge

Experience with Splunk

Understanding of Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)

Understanding of remote administration via SSH, SNMP, WMI, Powershell

Experience in any of the technologies on this list:

Strong Familiarity with Eclipse IDE

A fundamental understanding of ITSM, ITIL, and/or CMDB

Additional Information

ServiceNow is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin or nationality, ancestry, age, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, veteran status or any other category protected by law.

At ServiceNow, we lead with flexibility and trust in our distributed world of work. to learn about our work personas: flexible, remote and required-in-office.

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