Senior DevOps Engineer - Developer Productivity

  • Company: GetYourGuide
  • Job Location: Zurich - Switzerland
  • Date: October 30, 2017 16:35
  • Employment Type: permanent
  • Experience: senior
  • Job Functions:

    Information Technology

Job summary

As a Senior DevOps Engineer, you will be part of an empowered team that plays a key part in building and enhancing our future cloud and container-based infrastructure. You will work closely together with engineers from other teams and help them to successfully run their code on the platform we provide.

Job description

About GetYourGuide:
With 400+ employees from 50 nationalities, GetYourGuide is on a mission to turn trips into amazing experiences, using our product and technology to change the way travelers find and book things to do and explore their destination. We connect these travelers to our vast catalog of amazing experiences through our online marketplace.

Team Mission:
The DevOps team plays a central role in scaling, automating and managing core parts of our cloud-based infrastructure. We act as "engineers for the engineers," helping others understand and leverage the architecture and platform underlying their features. We are currently moving to a modern, container-based microservice architecture. We use technologies such as AWS, Linux, Drone, MySQL, GitHub, Docker and Kubernetes.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop software that helps with our automation and facilitates deployment for other teams
  • Work on and drive initiatives that enable our developers to ship often with increasing quality
  • Help engineers to operate and monitor services in production
  • Support the DevOps team in ensuring high availability of production and pre-production systems


Requirements:

  • Experience with automating deployment and integration pipelines using technologies like Drone, GitHub and Docker
  • Experience in Linux operating systems and shell scripting
  • Strong coding skills in at least one programming language. We use Ruby, Python, and PHP among others
  • Good understanding of distributed systems and container technology
  • Positive, pro-active team player who is passionate about their craft and cares about helping the team deliver
  • Written and verbal communication skills with the ability to clearly explain technical concepts to others in English.
  • Service-minded personality that takes pride in making it easier and faster for other developers to ship their work
  • You enjoy solving problems using open source software


We Offer:

  • Work on a product that helps create memorable travel experiences
  • Smart, engaged co-workers
  • Speak English in the office with an international team
  • Virtual stock options - be part of our success story
  • Monthly Hackathons and weekly tech talks
  • Annual external training budget - be constantly learning
  • Well stocked kitchen
  • GetYourGuide vouchers
  • Relocation Assistance


We believe that diversity of experience, perspectives, and background are key to creating a great product and a great workplace.

Curious?
Do you have the skills for the job, enthusiasm about our vision and fit our culture? We are looking forward to hearing from you via the Apply-Button! For any further questions regarding this position contact us via jobs@getyourguide.com.

In the meantime, you can check our blog to see what happens behind the scenes at GetYourGuide and check out Tech Radar for an insight into the stack we use to turn trips into amazing experiences!

Keywords: Vacancy, fulltime, Zurich, software development, DevOps.

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