DevOps Engineer (m/w/d) - Job Heidelberg, Frankfurt am Main, Wien - Stellenbörse heidelpay Group

DevOps Engineer (m/w/d)

The heidelpay engineering organisation is growing rapidly and is looking for a full-time cloud infrastructure architect who is interested in helping us to realise and build on the next stage in our product and technology journey. You will need to have a strong understanding of cloud technologies, public cloud infrastructure providers and know how large-scale cloud infrastructures are operated. You will have the ability to architect and confidently articulate cloud-infrastructure solutions, to guide development teams in the practical use of cloud architecture patterns and have the hands-on skills to implement and deploy exciting new cloud infrastructure solutions that will help enable Heidelpay’s unique product innovation roadmap and its hyperscale growth plans.

What you will do

  • Design, implement, support and evolve secure DevOps solutions incorporating high performance build pipelines, reliable deployment processes, high testability, comprehensive logging and granular observability
  • Provide high quality and “low friction” user experiences for developers, testers and technical specialists that support our squad-based agile project delivery model
  • Work closely with software engineers and technical specialists to deliver new and enhanced products as well as client software solutions with a fast-paced DevOps mindset
  • Nurture good working relationships across engineering organisation and with external partners
  • Enable improved reliability, scalability and performance through effective automation
  • Monitor, enhance and troubleshoot the heidelpay development and test environments with attention to increasingly intelligent, automated and granular monitoring, smart alerting, speedier resolution and continual improvement of ecosystem, availability, performance and resilience
  • Regularly review security of development/test environments and DevOps solutions
  • Re-configure, improve and administer development and test environments of businesses that heidelpay has acquired and wishes to integrate into the heidelpay group
  • Create easy to understand and use documentation including procedures, work instructions and tool/technology evaluations
  • The technologies you will work with include Linux, MySQL, MariaDB, Active Directory, AWS, Terraform, Ansible, Packer, JIRA, Confluence, Subversion, Git, Gradle, Maven, Bamboo, Jenkins, JMeter, ReadyAPI, HipTest and the latest DevOps tools
  • You will contribute to the identification, understanding, evaluation and selection of new and emerging DevOps tools, technologies, practices and techniques that are aligned to heidelpay’s group-wide architecture and technology selection principles

Your profile

You should have
  • Solid and practical understanding of infrastructure-as-code principles
  • Extensive professional experience within the systems engineering and DevOps domains
  • Deep knowledge of modern cloud technologies, especially within AWS environments
  • Experience with modern distributed infrastructures (public, private and mixed cloud environments) and tech stacks
  • Strong experience working with the AWS public cloud
  • Experience in using key cloud infrastructure tools such as Terraform and CloudFormation
  • Experience and solid understanding of Continuous Integration
  • Several years of professional experience in the care of diverse development/test and IT environments ideally in growing geographically distributed organisations
  • Extensive knowledge and experience with containerisation tools e.g. Docker, Mesos, LXC
  • Hands-on familiarity with container orchestration tools e.g. Kubernetes, Amazon EKS, Amazon ECS, Docker Platform, Helios
  • Firm grounding in and experience with:
    • Configuration automation tools e.g. Ansible, Puppet, AWS CloudFormation
    • Linux operating systems and multiple Linux distributions
    • Multiple database technologies e.g. MySQL, MariaDB, PostgreSQL
  • Practical understanding of network communication and network setup
  • Obsessive focus on end-to-end scripting and automation to avoid all repetitive tasks
  • Preference for cloud-native approaches and tooling
  • Passion for structured working, attention to detail and documenting things well
  • Thirst for staying up to date on the latest and emerging Linux-based infrastructure, tools, products, patches and broader industry technologies, tools and techniques
  • Good collaboration and communication skills
  • Experience working in a fast-paced delivery focused environment
  • Experience in supporting agile working environments that use scrum/lean work practices
  • Fluency in English (spoken and written)

Great if you have

  • Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in Computer Science, Engineering or a related discipline
  • Good experience in administering development and test environments in fintech or an analogous regulated industry
  • Good experience with configuration automation tools such as Salt and Chef
  • Experience with Continuous Delivery
  • Relevant AWS certification is a plus
  • Experience with programming languages (e.g. Java, PHP)
  • Ability to read and understand developer code is an advantage
  • Familiar with monitoring tools, e.g. Prometheus, Grafana, ELK Stack, OpsGenie

What we offer

  • Personal Development and training opportunities for shaping and realising your career goals
  • Fast-paced work environment with creative freedom to implement your own stack of ideas
  • Opportunity to actively contribute to the future of the heidelpay Group
  • Personalised onboarding experience
  • Flexible working hours and ability to work remotely
  • Excellent working atmosphere in an ambitious, diverse, and agile team
  • Internal knowledge sharing forums, best-practice sharing and continuous learning
  • Fun events and outings such as our Summer party, Christmas party and much more

Apply now!

You want to make a difference? You feel comfortable in a familiar working atmosphere? You like to work in an ambitious, internationally operating team? You are enthusiastic about new technologies and a unique industry? If you answer all questions with "yes", then heidelpay is the right place for you!

We are looking forward to your application!