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IT Site Reliability Engineer

Cornerstone Home Lending
Houston, TX
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Cornerstone is a fantastic company, made up of fantastic team members. We are reimaging ourselves as a technology company that will provide the best home lending experience through engaging lending teams and innovative solutions, designed to ensure repeat customers, and maximize referrals. We’re looking for a talented Site Reliability Engineer who is passionate about solving problems and providing solutions to technology issues.

This role will be part of a team that builds the automation around provisioning, monitoring, and updating cloud infrastructure. The role will also be responsible for finding opportunities to improve our architecture using cloud and cloud-native technologies. Security, data privacy, and system resiliency are integral to the design and architecture. A candidate should have an appreciation for running platforms in the cloud with respect to availability, reliability, and observability to reduce toil through automation tooling.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with engineering, infrastructure, and product teams to develop application backup and disaster recovery strategy and establish test plan.

  • Collaborate with business and IT stakeholders to ensure smooth and reliable delivery of software and systems to fulfill business objectives, support business processes, and ensure business continuity.

  • Work with team members, decision makers, and stakeholders to develop KPI’s for application resiliency.

  • Monitor cloud infrastructure to identify areas of improvement, reliability, cost savings, etc.

  • Maintain and implement monitoring and alerting to help manage and ensure Service Level Agreements

  • Optimize and maintain CI/CD pipelines.

  • Design and champion SRE best-practices

  • Participation in on-call rotation



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience.

  • 3+ years of experience in SRE or DevOps-oriented system administration.

  • 2+ years of experience with Azure (preferred) or AWS cloud infrastructure, and experience with container platforms such as Kubernetes (K8s), Docker.

  • Experience with orchestration tools such as, Terraform and Terragrunt.

  • Experience with development or administration of application performance monitoring tools such as DataDog, NewRelic, Application Insights, etc.

  • Knowledge in scripting languages such as PowerShell, .Net, Golang or Python.

  • Familiarity working in Agile/Scrum teams

  • Solid written and verbal communication skills


Does this sound like you?

If Cornerstone Home Lending sounds like the place for you (and if you have the qualifications, drive, and passion to match), we invite you to become a member of our winning team! And remember, once you're a part of our Cornerstone family, we'll continue to invest in you as an asset in our company. As many of our team members can tell you, there's something special about working at Cornerstone. It really feels like home.

We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Company Description
Non-bank Mortgage Lender with a reputation for on-time closings with stellar customer service.

Cornerstone Home Lending

Why Work Here?
Stable company with happy team members, check out our Glassdoor reviews!

Non-bank Mortgage Lender with a reputation for on-time closings with stellar customer service. (Cornerstone Capital Bank proposed)


Houston, TX




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