Engineering Manager - SRE


Bangalore, IN / Karnataka, IN
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: IT
  • Post Date: 04/18/2021
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  • Company Address: Plot 45/B, Subham Complex, 1st A Main Ground Floor, Front Wing B Sarakki Industr, Bangalore , IN, 560078

About Rupeek

Rupeek is an asset backed online lending platform. Rupeek is disrupting traditional brick-and-mortar lending model. Our low operational costs and credit evaluation tools are making credit cheaper for borrowers and investing more valuable for lenders.

Job Description

Rupeek (meaning coining fee in Sanskrit), is an asset backed lending platform. Rupeek is known for providing online marketplace  for goal loans. It offers an app based lending platform connecting lenders and borrowers for gold loan The borrowers need to call the agent or install the Rupeek to specify their loan requirements. The authenticity of gold is verified by an agent and the credit risk model is implemented and upon approval the money is transferred to the borrower’s bank account. We have a young and passionate team of 1800 employees.

Since our public launch in 2015, we’ve cemented our position as the No.1 fintech startup in consumer lending space.

We are Series-C funded, backed by top-tier investors such as GGV Capital, Sequoia Capital & Accel Partners. We are using the scale of the web and advances in computing, big data, machine learning, and mobile to bring trans-formative financial innovation to the market.

This is a rare opportunity to be part of a team that will be responsible for building a successful, sustainable and strategic technology driven solutions for Rupeek, from the ground up!

Tech Stack -


Why work with us?

Engineering team consisting of past startup founders, IIT alumni and serial hackathon winners

High standard of engineering quality and opportunity to work on a cutting edge tech stack

Solve unique scalability challenges

Learn how the India lending system works on the inside

High impact role at fast paced growth company


How your skills and passion will come to life at Rupeek (Major Responsibilities):

  • People manage a team of 5-10 SRE Engineers (L1, L2, L3)

  • Define  SLOs, SLAs, and SLIs across the engineering

  • Project planning and prioritization. Perform spring planning for all incoming requests from various teams and communicate timelines outside accordingly. 

  • Improving the on-call incident response process and manage the on-call roster for the team.

  • Leading effective RCA Meetings and build a historical knowledge base across the organization. 

  • Opening up communication channels during development, deployments, and incident management for more seamless communication 

  • Proactively planning capacity and resilience of the system

  • Establishing SRE’s principles and improving service observability and operability 

  • Interfaces with the Product, Business stakeholders, and other Engineering Team, Data, etc. as required

  • Lead the hiring process for SREs.


What you’ve accomplished (Skills) :

  • Team management

    • Resolve dependencies and drive consensus 

    • Work with multiple stakeholders and effective delivery planning

    • Delivering projects

  • Strong knowledge in AWS Cloud Services

  • Strong experience in Site Reliability management at scale

  • Working experience in any SRE tools Grafana, Prometheus, APM, Log Aggregations tools, Terraform, configuration management tools, version control systems (Git), integrating with CI/CD 

  • Ability to do scripting (any one of Shell, Python, etc.).

  • Strong experience in Container Technologies  such as Docker, Kubernetes,

  • Manage on-call rotations and incident management


  • Managing direct reporting of 4-5+ people for at least 1 year

  • Production Support management for at least 3+ years.

  • Experience range - 6-8 years

Important Articles :

Rupeek funding will see the inflection point if you see the funding raised graph.

Recent article suggesting how gold loan will see growth during COVID /recession below.

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This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.