Senior DevOps / Infrastructure Engineer (m/f/x)

  • Software Engineering
  • Berlin, Germany

Senior DevOps / Infrastructure Engineer (m/f/x)

Your tasks

Your Role

We are looking for a Senior DevOps / Infrastructure engineer who is experienced with designing, coordinating and maintaining infrastructure and network services. This position is responsible for leading Infrastructure projects and partnering with our development teams to deliver and automate solutions to improve the performance of our AWS cloud and on-premise services according to best practices. You will ensure that the Searchmetrics services are stable and effectively maintained. Therefore, a commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design and quality is important.

Your responsibilities

  • Automate and continuously improve our microservices based applications for fast and continuous delivery in a big data environment
  • Actively participate in architecture design discussions for services to be delivered in the AWS cloud and on-premise datacenter
  • Work directly with our cross-functional teams to define and document automated infrastructure, software delivery, and testing solutions
  • Ensure that the scalability, performance and quality of the environment is constantly improved
  • Continue to build dashboards, improve monitoring and logging for all systems
  • Lead and mentor colleagues on agile methodologies and the DevOps culture

Our requirements

  • You are an experienced engineer who can see the big picture. You understand why performance and quality is important to our end users and why automated tests and documentation are important to our wider engineering team
  • You have several years of experience with maintaining a service-oriented ecosystem and environments, based on Linux, across different data centers, developing solutions for highly scalable, highly available, cost-effective SaaS services
  • You are comfortable coding in Python, Js or Bash to bring out a tool/lambda to simplify deploying or governing of Infrastructure
  • You have experience with Infrastructure as Code, especially with Ansible and Cloudformation
  • Experience on the AWS ecosystem is essential (Cloudformation, ECS, Lambda, API gateway, IAM, ELB, Cross account communication, Cloudfront)
  • Security experience across datacenters and AWS would be desirable
  • You understand rightsizing and cost management for AWS accounts
  • You have practical experience with container technologies, especially Docker
  • You have experience with logging, monitoring and metrics solutions
  • You are familiar with code versioning tools, especially Git
  • Fluency in English is mandatory

What we offer

  • An opportunity to lead and grow in a modern fast-paced technology company, focused on the latest technologies around Cloud and Big Data
  • We provide opportunities for the continuous development of your skills and short reporting lines
  • You will be challenged by the complex and demanding systems environment, where you can demonstrate your creativity in providing solutions
  • Our offices are located in the trendy heart of Berlin – Prenzlauer Berg, so you will not be bored