Senior DevOps Engineer - Berlin / Cologne / Remote Berlin / Cologne / Remote

Company: eyeo

Get to know us

eyeo is an open source software company whose market-leading ad-filtering technology powers products like Adblock Plus and AdBlock as well as technical integrations for leading browsers on the market. Our privacy-first products like Crumbs promote transparency and an improved browsing experience. eyeo is dedicated to giving users control of their online experience while fostering a sustainable online value exchange between content creators, publishers, advertisers and users. 

In combining our User Growth partnerships and our subsidiary products, our technology reaches 250 million monthly active users.

At eyeo, we’re passionate about user agency, personal privacy and sustainability as well as keeping the web an open, fair resource for everyone.

How we work

eyeo has colleagues based all over the world. We love our diversity and our company culture. We practice an agile, remote workstyle with work distributed in cross-functional teams that span nearly every timezone. Many of our tech teams prefer to work asynchronously. If working remotely isn’t for you, we also have two offices (Cologne and Berlin) that you can choose to work from. Twice a year we come together with our teams for Team Days and once a year we offer an offsite company retreat, Summer Week. By offering remote work and in-person sessions, we have built a hybrid culture that offers a unique dynamic of flexibility and belonging. 

What you'll do

As a DevOps engineer you will be part of a small team of engineers that run the development, test, and production infrastructure at eyeo. The team is quite diverse and they value transparency, honesty and fairness. They work closely with the other Infrastructure and Platforms engineering teams, setting up their own processes and avoiding bureaucracy.

After your morning routine, you'll be expected to…

  • Monitor production infrastructure, mitigate incidents 
  • Maintain, extend and evolve our DevOps platforms to support stakeholders needs
  • Automate provisioning and similar processes related to a variety of technical team work
  • Continuously improve code, processes and service quality through reviews, pair programming, backlog triage etc

What you bring to the table…

  • Very good English, especially in writing
  • Experience in remote-first work environments
  • Strong background in Debian/Ubuntu Linux administration
  • Extensive experience with at least one infrastructure-as-code tool stack like Ansible and Terraform
  • Experience with Unix shell and a programming language such as Python or Go
  • Solid experience in software engineering, preferably having built/patched and maintained software using open-source methods
  • Extensive experience with cloud computing
  • Self-sufficient and self-motivated 
  • Privacy-aware 
  • Within CET±3 hours or willing to relocate into CET±3 hours

It's awesome if you know about…

  • Self-hosted Kubernetes and on a platform such as GCP, AWS or similar
  • Automating work with servers in the hundreds and thousands
  • Code maintenance and instrumentation
  • Deep understanding on how the web protocols work
  • Efficiently working remotely with internal stakeholders
  • Comfortable with major technical responsibility
  • Performance and optimization skills
  • Experience interacting with IaaS/SaaS/PaaS APIs

What we offer

  • Work remotely or from one of our offices —we trust you to find what works best for you
  • Budget for the following: home office and/or relocation
  • Flexible working hours
  • 28 days paid vacation + Volunteer day
  • Your choice of hardware and setup
  • Personal and professional development budget
  • Monthly child care allowance for children under 6
  • Offsite team days and the annual summer company retreat
  • Company-sponsored hackathons

Helpful links

Privacy Notice

eyeo is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, or religion or belief. When you apply, you’ll be automatically forwarded to our recruitment platform operated by an external service provider called Greenhouse (seated in the US). Greenhouse collects some information on its website, such as anonymous usage statistics, by using cookies, server logs, and other similar technology. For more information, please refer to Greenhouse’s Privacy Policy. All documents and information provided by you are stored with Greenhouse. In order to ensure an adequate level of data protection, eyeo and Greenhouse have entered into the EU Standard Contractual Clauses (“processors”) - Commission Decision C(2010)593. You can request a copy of this by contacting us at privacy[at]eyeo.com. If you don’t want your data forwarded to Greenhouse, please do not apply. For detailed and further information, please refer to our Privacy Policy at https://eyeo.com/en/privacy.

Vacancy page : https://boards.greenhouse.io/eyeo/jobs/4642540