Cloud Engineer

  • Development
  • Remote job

Cloud Engineer

Job description

Help building and extending our hosting platform on a technical level using modern cloud technologies. Please only apply when you think to have the right cultural fit, the skills and the experience for this.
 

Core responsibilities

  • Strategic thinking: Shape future features
  • Development: Help building a new platform version

Why to join

  • Join a small team to make a big impact
  • Be part of a technology focused company culture
  • Research continuously, acquiring knowledge
  • Enjoy good working conditions
  • Freedom of time
  • Freedom of location
  • Growth opportunities

Please consider

  • Strictly no agencies!
  • This is a full time offering, half-time also possible
  • This is a REMOTE position
  • Headquarter is in Berlin Germany
  • We will be looking at your intro
  • We will be looking at your StackOverflow and GitHub profiles
  • This does not matter: race, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical disability, unemployed …

Job requirements

Your skills

  • Think like a developer
  • Practical mindset
  • Eager to learn new things
  • Courage for responsibly
  • Team player
  • 5+ years of working experience in this or related jobs
  • Practical experience with Kubernetes
  • Hands-on experience with AWS infrastructure (EC2, RDS, IAM, DynamoDB, S3)
  • Linux administrator by heart (Ubuntu/Debian)
  • Good understanding of Linux security strategies
  • Good understanding of container operations (LXC)
  • Track record building scalable architectures
  • Experience with web service operations (Apache, HAproxy, NGINX, FPM)
  • Experience with peripheral operations (memcached, queueing, centralized logging, elastic search, bind, ...)
  • Experience with RDBMS, specifically with administering MySQL
  • Fluent in written and spoken English

Your nice to haves

  • 2+ years experience of working on a Systems Engineer position
  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code: Terraform vs. CloudFormation
  • Knowledge of GoLang
  • Experience in backend development
  • Puppet / Chef / Ansible - at least one
  • Some experience with the PHP
  • Knowledge in other tech, languages & frameworks (Python, Ruby, Node, ..)
  • A public record of mentorship, writing, public speaking, or OSS contribution
  • You speak German
  • Startup experience
Might involve
  • Maintenance: Help keeping the current infra running (security updates & review)
  • Operations: Troubleshoot issues (review & restart failed services)
  • Automation: Increase system efficiency & lower the human intervention
  • Tuning: Evaluate performance, identify bottlenecks, implement solutions
  • Security: Oversee security, backup and redundancy strategies
  • 2nd level support: Help clients

We are not looking for

  • Java skills
  • Oracle certificates
  • MS Office skills
  • AWS junior associate level
  • Corporate environments experience