People Matter

Site Reliability Engineer



Software Engineering
San Jose, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, November 16, 2023

At F5, we strive to bring a better digital world to life. Our teams empower organizations across the globe to create, secure, and run applications that enhance how we experience our evolving digital world. We are passionate about cybersecurity, from protecting consumers from fraud to enabling companies to focus on innovation.

Everything we do centers around people. That means we obsess over how to make the lives of our customers, and their customers, better. And it means we prioritize a diverse F5 community where each individual can thrive.

Why do you want to join our team?

Life at F5 is never dull. We are constantly identifying industry trends and disruptions, then innovating to get ahead of future customer needs—creating application services that help the world’s leading organizations deliver their critical business apps faster and with the highest levels of flexibility, security, performance, and support.

Position Summary

Join our team as an SRE! You will participate in the design and implementation of our edge computing platform that is used to deploy global, scalable and secure applications. Your work includes, but not limited to, API definition, implementation, deployment, operational management, and debugging.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manage production environment by monitoring availability and alerts and promptly remediate any issues that arise in production environment

  • Hands-on coding in multiple languages while considering performance, scalability, maintainability, and flexibility

  • Develop tooling, processes to make sure F5 Cloud highly available, scalable and highly performant

  • Design and deliver infrastructure solutions that will help build, deploy and handle the service components of the platform

  • Remediate security vulnerabilities in our services, platform on regular basis

  • Investigate various open source and proprietary technologies, components, libraries, tools etc. and help build a highly available, highly scalable and easily manageable system

  • Partner with development teams to improve services on an on going basis

  • Taking responsibility and ownership of F5 Cloud Platform software components and deliver a complete product satisfying functional, scale, performance and manageability requirements

  • Participate in on-call rotation


  • 2 - 6 years of experience in technology with expertise as an SRE Developer/Operations Engineer

  • Hands on experience with Python or Golang

  • Solid understanding and hands on experience with Kubernetes

  • Technical confidence and familiarity with DevOps tools

  • Solid experience with at least one of the Cloud Platforms (AWS, Azure, GCP)

  • Deep understanding of Linux and networking systems

  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science or equivalent


The Job Description is intended to be a general representation of the responsibilities and requirements of the job. However, the description may not be all-inclusive, and responsibilities and requirements are subject to change.

The annual U.S. base pay range for this position is: $114,400.00 - $171,600.00

F5 maintains broad salary ranges for its roles in order to account for variations in knowledge, skills, experience, geographic locations, and market conditions, as well as to reflect F5’s differing products, industries, and lines of business. The pay range referenced is as of the time of the job posting and is subject to change.

You may also be offered incentive compensation, bonus, restricted stock units, and benefits. More details about F5’s benefits can be found at the following link: F5 reserves the right to change or terminate any benefit plan without notice.

Please note that F5 only contacts candidates through F5 email address (ending with or auto email notification from Yello/Workday (ending with or

Equal Employment Opportunity