Ruby DevOps Engineer (m/f/d)

Freelance or full-time. Remote or Hamburg-based.

Brandslisten GmbH is Europe's leading provider of customer engagement software. Our SaaS software enables users to publish exciting content and build high-reach communities. Our platforms create an active network of customers, experts and loyal opinion leaders. Our customers include DAX30 companies, trading companies and technology providers.

As part of our agile development team you ensure the continuous improvement of our CI/CD systems. You help improving existing infrastructure and writing new services in order to meet business goals and requests of our clients. You will ensure that all components of the stack and the overall application are robust and easy to maintain. To do so, you have several responsibilities in your day-to-day, including but not limited to:

Your tasks and responsibilities

Administration of Linux servers (Ubuntu, CoreOS) via Terraform

Investigating incidents and implementing policies to improve/avoid them

Monitoring stability of the cloud (Prometheus, Grafana)

Creating and managing CI/CD workflows based around Jenkins

Finding hot-spots and incrementally improving infrastructure

Build and maintain highly available production systems

Implementing a complete ecosystem based on AWS Services

Envisioning the future of our infrastructure

Plus point: You are responsible for independently foreseeing and solving possible problems and showing proactive initiative.

You work in close collaboration with colleagues from all disciplines, share ownership of code and architecture and have all creative freedom to bring in your own ideas.

Your Profile:

You bring a solid understanding in the field of IT infrastructure and 2+ years of professional experience within DevOps

You are proactive and not afraid to meet decisions and to take responsibility

You have experience with cloud solutions like OpenStack, AWS, Kubernetes, Docker 

Your experience with ElasticSearch is a must

You have experience in bare server administration

You know how microservices work or have experience in distributed services ecosystem

You keep yourself up to date with current technology trends and are passionate about technological challenges

You are a team player and you can think creatively "out of the box"

You bring self-initiative and aim for the best solution and quality.

Must have experience with:

  • OpenStack

  • Docker

  • Terraform

  • Vault

  • Jenkins

  • Elasticsearch

  • You know what stands behind DRY and YAGNI.

Nice to know:

  • Kubernetes

  • Python

  • Consul

Our offer:

A broad range of tasks with a lot of room for self-responsibility and own ideas

A dynamic and innovative team

Short decision-making processes and collaborative approach

Challenging projects

Building private cloud stack

Ability to practice implementing best technologies, if there's a need for them

Agile team with clearly defined tasks and long-term goals

Freedom to make suggestions, align them with business goals, and implement them

Sound like a challenge you want to take? Then send us your application, including your salary expectations and earliest possible starting date.