Mid-Level Site Reliability Engineer

  • Salary Range:£40,000-£45,000
  • Benefits:Pension, Perkbox, Flexible Working, Spec-your-own machine, Training opportunities, and more!
  • Location:Reading, Berkshire, UK

Altitude Angel is excited to announce the opening of a role within our growing engineering division (which includes Data Engineers, Software Engineers, Test and User Experience professionals), who have quality at their core. 

You will work on supporting the development of ground-breaking new systems in the fast-moving world of Unmanned Air Traffic Management and help us improve our existing products, all of which are hosted in the cloud. In short, we're helping to unleash the potential in drones to transform lives and revolutionise business. You could be part of the team ushering in the next era of aviation!

The ideal candidate should have at least 5 years experience either developing or supporting the creation and delivery of highly available systems, from initial concept through to running in production in the cloud. They should be able to respond and handle dynamic situations when under pressure, adapting and maintaining focus as the business and industry grow and change. 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Working with the Commercial and Engineering teams to help define and maintain the operational health of systems to ensure high availability, scalability, low latency and security
  • Analysing and understanding trends from any production issues. Driving prioritisation and execution of work based on impact.  
  • Leading incident response and drive root cause analysis.  


  • Experience with supporting systems in Production environments. 
  • Experience automating tasks with PowerShell or scripting languages such as PythonBash, … 
  • Experience with build and release management tooling in Azure Dev Ops / Visual Studio Team Services. 
  • Experience developing dashboards using tools such as Azure Dashboards, Grafana, etc. 
  • Experience with logging/monitoring tools such as Application Insights, New Relic, etc. 
  • Experience creating alerts using tools such as Application Insights. 
  • Managing products in the Azure cloud platform. 
  • Working as part of a team in an Agile manner to build production systems. 
  • Using GIT source control. 

Desirable experience/skills: 

  • Experience developing and debugging Infrastructure as Code  e.g. ARM templates 
  • Experience with container based deployments 
  • Experience with additional cloud providers 
  • Writing in C# or another object-oriented language.
  • Experience building internal tools to automate internal processes. 


Educated to degree level in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics

About Altitude Angel:

Altitude Angel continues to be a game changer – and leader - as the world's most accurate data and real-time platform for the emerging drone (UAV) industry. Put simply, our technologies will become the backbone of automated drone flight in the years that come. Today, we are focused on improving the safety of aerial operations for all airspace users by connecting people with the right safety information at the right time. 

The Reading-based team share a single goal, to create the ‘Internet of Flying Things’™, a fully comprehensive traffic management system where all drones and operators are interconnected, sharing a common platform for data exchange between all parties and aerial stakeholders while allowing the drone market to flourish. To do this, Altitude Angel has developed a technology that delivers global drone safety and navigation services. 

To apply for this job email your details to jobs@altitudeangel.com