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Jul 21st, 2021

Senior DevOps Engineer (m/f/x)

Full Time
Europe only

Full remote work possible (European time zones only).

We are the fastest-growing marketplace for refurbished electronics in the German-speaking region and are based in Vienna. We are active in more than a dozen countries. Through our marketplace we sell completely renewed electronics like phones, laptops and tablets that are 40% cheaper and much more sustainable.

Learn more about how we work and how our team is structured - https://www.refurbed.org/about/workflow

Learn more about our backend systems & architecture - https://www.refurbed.org/about/backend

Learn more about our blog - https://www.refurbed.org

We are looking for a Senior DevOps Engineer to help us build, improve and scale our platform and data processing systems.

Who you are

  • Formal education in computer science
  • Deep knowledge of GNU/Linux and UNIX-based operating systems in general
  • Significant experience with Kubernetes
  • Very good network and system debugging skills (packet level analysis, application debugging and tracing)
  • Experience with performance analysis and tuning
  • Good command of automation or CI/CD systems (preferably GitLab CI)
  • You are familiar with high-availability technologies (load balancing, clustering, replication)
  • You are experienced with software development
  • You work independently and are goal-oriented
  • You have excellent English skills
  • You are located in one of the European time zones

What you'll do

  • Build and set up new infrastructure
  • Server administration and maintenance tasks to keep all of our environments up and running
  • Identify and analyse performance bottlenecks and problems in our systems
  • Work on improving our development and release processes
  • Design and manage monitoring and alerting systems
  • Design, build, integrate and manage automated test environments
  • Provide support to our development teams

Additional factors we appreciate

  • Experience with cloud providers (e.g. GCP, AWS, Azure, DigitalOcean)
  • Knowledge of IaaS (e.g. Terraform, Helm)
  • Good command of monitoring and alerting systems (e.g. Prometheus)
  • Knowledge of PostgreSQL database administration
  • Familiarity with the Go programming language
  • Activity in the open-source community

Why you should work with us

  • Startup atmosphere
  • Work with an experienced team of experts
  • Regular code-reviews
  • Challenging tech-stack
  • Available as a fully remote position
  • Paid 25 vacation days

Your application
Things we want to see from you:

  • Your CV
  • Your expected salary
  • Your GitHub/GitLab profile or open-source projects you contributed to
  • Other representative examples of your work that are relevant to the position
  • If you are active in communities like Stack Overflow, please let us know as well

For legal matters, we state that the minimum wage for this position is €42,000 gross per year. However, depending on your qualification, a higher salary is obviously very likely.

About us
Here is why you should apply.