Overview


We are looking for candidates who are willing to support our team with passion and who want to be part of an international startup with long-term prospects. For our Berlin office we are looking for a Site Reliability Engineer.

Your Tasks:

  • Build, automate, and manage key parts of the global Wimdu production environment
  • Help define a solid strategy for ensuring future growth of our platform
  • Optimize existing systems and components for performance and stability
  • Forge close relationships with development teams, and empower them to take ownership of their own parts of the  infrastructure in a SOA environment
  • Collaborate with developers and QA engineers on release processes, deployment and scaling
  • Build and maintain core infrastructure components like monitoring services and automation recipes that our development teams can use
  • Proactively monitor end-to- end system performance (client to database) to identify bottlenecks and potential failures, and help developers improve their code based on your analysis
  • Assume strong ownership for what you build — including being on-call for it

Requirements:

  • 3+ years experience managing a high traffic consumer-facing website
  • Expert level Linux ( Ubuntu/Debian) system administration skills, and understanding of TCP/IP and networking  concepts (e.g. firewalls, load balancers, routing, DNS)
  • Experience with cloud-based and on premise systems, provisioning tools, virtualization and monitoring
  • You are very familiar with AWS
  • You have first experience with Puppet/Chef
  • Experience with Automation test
  • Ideally, development experience in Ruby, Java, Python, Shell or other high-level languages
  • You are open, communicative, and enjoy working as part of a diverse team

Our Offer:

  • Office in the center of Berlin
  • Your choice of hardware (Mac, PC)
  • Regular team events
  • Free drinks, cereals and fruit
  • Yearly budget for personal development

If you seek to work in a friendly and supportive environment with a high performance culture and many learning opportunities, then we are looking for you!

We offer international start-up spirit based in the heart of Germany’s capital. Monthly events, a chilled-out work environment and fresh drinks and fruits will enrich your days as a part of our fantastic team. Of course you will be able to choose your OS freely, while working with up to date equipment.

Excited by the prospect of joining us?