DevOps / Systems Engineer

Permanent employee, Full-time · Berlin

General Description
We are looking for people who want to help us design, build and keep secure our highly scalable cloud infrastructure. Do you have broad technical skills and experience across multiple aspects of development and operations, such as agile frameworks, automation and CI/CD engineering? Join our team in Berlin, you will work with a group of truly talented people and you will be able to apply all the skills you have acquired over the years, and of course, acquire new ones.

Bitwala offers the world’s first all-in-one platform combining a regular bank account, crypto wallets, and seamless Bitcoin & Ethereum trading options. Our customers can easily buy and sell Bitcoin & Ether - whether online or mobile - with fast liquidity directly from their bank account.

Customers in all 31 countries of the European Economic Area can access the benefits of a German bank account. Euro deposits up to €100,000 are protected by the German deposit guarantee scheme. Moreover, the account comes with a free debit Mastercard that can be used for contactless payments and free withdrawals at 40 million ATMs and POS’ worldwide.

Bitwala was founded in 2015 by Jan Goslicki, Benjamin Jones and Jörg von Minckwitz. Christoph Iwaniez and Philipp Beer joined the management team since then. The total team presently consists of more than 60 employees. Bitwala’s investors include Earlybird Venture Capital, coparion, Global Brain and Sony Financial Ventures, G1, High Tech Gründerfonds, ALSTIN, and the Digital Currency Group.
Your mission
As a DevOps / Systems Engineer, you will be responsible for our core AWS infrastructure and constantly improve it in terms of automation, resilience and robustness. Your tasks and responsibilities will include:

  • Contribute to the design of a secure, scalable and robust infrastructure code base 

  • Continuously improve our CI/CD automation to speed up the deployment cycles

  • Continuously improve our cloud infrastructure logging/auditing capabilities

  • Collaborate with our Engineering team to identify and solve issues and tasks that can be automated 

  • Ensure the security of our cloud infrastructure and services, including reliable backup and real-time monitoring

  • Continuously improve and test our backup/recovery strategy

  • Contribute with your input to the definition of our internal roadmap

Your profile
  • Experience with cloud providers like AWS, GCP, Azure

  • Background in DevOps related practices such as CI/CD, infrastructure automation, and infrastructure as code

  • Experience in Configuration Management tools (Ansible preferred) and scripting languages (bash or python, etc)

  • Strong Linux experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer or systems engineering related major or equivalent related work experience 

Why us?
  • Working in a small group of very talented and experienced people where you can have your say and make the difference

  • Competitive salary and the latest technology to work with (check our stack here

  • Flexible working hours

  • High team autonomy and agile environment

  • Fresh fruit, snacks and drinks to keep you happy and healthy

  • The possibility to work from our nice office on the riverside in the heart of Berlin

  • Possibility to join conference & education budget (language courses, conferences) and regular team events

  • Company trips 

About us
We are looking forward to hearing from you!
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