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Senior DevOps Engineer (f/m/d)

Permanent employee, Part-time · Berlin HQ

You are passionate about technology, the web and the Unix System?
You are amazed at the vast possibilities that can arise with the combination of cloud infrastructure and SAAS platforms?
You understand the benefits of containerisation, infrastructure as code and CI/CD? You love to learn new technologies and share knowledge?

Yo-ho-ho! Then you are the pirate we are looking for!

As a DevOps Engineer at HolidayPirates you will be responsible for site reliability, development and maintenance of our cloud based infrastructure and also be part of our backend development team.
  • Take full ownership of our cloud infrastructure on AWS and be responsible for site reliability.
  • Along with the Development team, monitor and optimise external infrastructure products like Cloudflare, Cloudinary, Contentful, Firebase and Iterable.
  • Maintain and develop CI/CD using Jenkins, Bitbucket or Gitlab.
  • Maintain and optimise web servers/proxies like HAProxy and Nginx
  • Manage system and infrastructure orchestration using puppet and Terraform.
  • Continuously improve the reliability, stability, and performance of the infrastructure.
  • Be part of Backend development team and support in optimising existing services and also in creating new ones.
  • You have 5+ years of experience in the industry and at least 3 years of experience as a DevOps Engineer.
  • Very good understanding and professional working experience with the AWS ecosystem.
  • Strong understanding of Linux operating system concepts
  • Good understanding of containerisation and hands on experience with Docker and ECS
  • Experience in managing infrastructure-as-code, preferably using Terraform.
  • Experience in CI/CD using Jenkins, bitbucket and/or Gitlab.
  • Experience with configuration management tools such as Puppet.
  • Experience in developing backend applications with PHP or any other Backend languages is a plus
  • Pragmatism, sense of responsibility, and independent work style
  • Good communication skills and proficiency in English
  • A unique and open company culture, where sharing ideas is our lifeblood
  • The possibility to play an essential part in engine of our pirate ship
  • Flexible working hours
  • Unlimited remote working days
  • Inspiring mates from all over the world
  • The most charming Product & IT department in the world
  • A MacBook for private and business use, including a very lovely remote IT support 
  • Opportunity to join the company pension scheme
  • Legendary team and company events (as soon as Corona let us celebrate again)

...well, then it's time for you to get in touch! We are already super curious to learn more about you.

Please send us your current CV, in addition, links to a github profile or any open source projects that you have worked on will be nice to have.

What counts for us is that you fit into our pirate family and that you enable our pirate ship to run smoothly. We are a caring and diverse crew and we are looking forward to meeting diverse applicants during the recruiting process!

See you soon, mate!
About us
HolidayPirates represents one of the fastest-growing online travel companies in Europe. Its unique concept of “best travel deals” rapidly gained popularity and since its inception HolidayPirates has become the preferred portal for millions of travellers. HolidayPirates has spread not only in Germany but also in Austria, France, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Switzerland, the UK and the United States. The company currently employs around 120 crew members, 100 are based in Berlin Headquarters.

Even though we are facing the Corona pandemic at the moment, we strongly believe in travel as a desire of people to explore the world. That is why we go on surprising and delighting our audience with helpful and useful content. We are very much looking forward to welcome you on board and to succeed together in that!

HolidayPirates Group is an equal opportunity employer and hires employees regardless of an individual’s age, gender, religion, national origin or ethnicity etc. Please read more in our HolidayPirate's Diversity statement

For that reason we appreciate applications without information about age, gender, marital status or pictures the same way we appreciate applicants in pirate costumes ;-)

If you desire a career as a pirate, please fill out this form and don't forget to let us know about your expected salary (yearly) as well as your earliest possible start date.
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