Senior DevOps Engineer

Job description

TalentSpace is the first all-in-one live online recruiting event platform. With TalentSpace we enable anyone to create online recruiting events (career fairs, recruiting events, assessment center etc.) that are interactive and fun. Our mission is to provide a safe, sustainable, and accessible way for people to meet, engage with, and get hired by companies, regardless of where they are.


We're one of the fastest-growing startups in Europe, recently been funded by top-tier VCs and already count organizations such as Stanford University, WHU, CEMS, Google and Microsoft as customers.


As the platform grows and our customer base is expanding, so does the need for scaling. We are now looking for a (senior) DevOps Engineer to join our tight-knit engineering team who understands our platform inside and out and is committed to the highest standards of quality in scaling features and platforms


  • Together with the team you will plan, build, maintain and evolve our AWS infrastructure, and will focus on scaling it
  • Maintain and improve our CI/CD environment and monitoring solutions
  • Continuous monitoring of the platform and infrastructure in line with best practice Ownership of the DevOps engineering and site reliability activities
  • Implement continuous integration mechanisms for the purposes of ensuring efficient delivery of code
  • Establish structure and rapport between DevOps and Engineering
  • Identify bottlenecks, write automation scripts, extend our cloudformation templates and help us in setting up better logging, automated alerts and central monitoring

Job requirements

  • Several years of professional experience as a DevOps / Site Reliability Engineer
  • A degree in business informatics, computer science, or a similar professional training or equivalent work experience
  • Deep knowledge of AWS cloud-based architecture and infrastructure (EKS, EC2, Lambdas, RDS)
  • Experience with Modern DevOps practices / architecture and experience with AWS / GCP, Heroku, Docker
  • Experience with Jenkins pipelines, hosting, scaling and deploying Kubernetes based applications and good knowledge of infrastructure automation with Terraform
  • Familiar with database technologies (especially PostgreSQL)
  • Ideally you will have startup experience with either finance / transactional / security systems experience
  • Ideally you have already built up and led a team