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Christa Fellner
Human Resources

IT Operations Engineer (DevOps)

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About the Role

Location: Munich
Employment type: permanent
Schedule: full-time
Our Operations Team runs external, customer-facing systems as well as our internal IT infrastructure. As a DevOps Engineer you will be responsible for the setup, installation, monitoring and troubleshooting of our Linux-based infrastructure.

As a DevOps Engineer at InterNations, you will:
  • be responsible for the administration of Linux-based systems (Debian and Ubuntu)
  • run software like nginx, Tomcat, PHP, MySQL/MariaDB, Redis, RabbitMQ in production quality and within a serious SLA
  • manage configuration changes and roll-outs, implement custom solutions
  • actively contribute towards bottleneck diagnosis and performance optimization
  • work closely together with the Engineering teams on performance, scalability and operability
  • run, troubleshoot and extend our Jenkins-based Continuous Delivery Pipeline
  • design and implement monitoring and fault detection strategies

You meet the following requirements:
  • significant previous experience with running Linux systems in a production environment, especially in the context of web applications
  • a very good understanding of networking and networking appliances: routing, switching, load balancers, firewalls
  • significant experience with running a relational database system under significant load (MySQL, PostgreSQL)
  • no trouble picking up a scripting language or two in order to implement custom solutions
  • previous experience in performance analysis and optimization on a Linux stack
  • experience with virtualization, container technology or configuration management is a plus

Are you the right one for the job?
Then send us your application (CV and cover letter) today!

About us

The InterNations team

At InterNations, we’re dedicated to making expat life a great experience! With more than 3 million members in 420 cities around the world, regular local events, interest-based groups, and useful information, InterNations is the biggest global network for people who live and work abroad. What started as an idea over ten years ago is now changing the lives of expats and global minds around the world each and every day. With a team from around 40 countries, we believe in the benefits of international experience, cultural exchange, and the power of bringing people together. Together we’re constantly growing and learning, coming up with new ways for our members to feel more at home, meet other international people, and enjoy their stay abroad.

Benefits of working at InterNations:

  • a growing, dynamic company with an international team
  • a friendly atmosphere and the space to pursue your ideas
  • a centrally located office in Munich and an office near the beach in Porto
  • support with visa application
  • 28 paid vacation days + special paid leave
  • the option to take a sabbatical after 3 years with InterNations
  • part-time work contracts possible
  • Albatross Membership for team members and their partners
  • XING Premium membership
  • regular team events and trips. Last year we brought the whole company to Maresme in Spain
  • weekly team breakfast, coffee, fresh fruit, in-house yoga sessions, gym discounts (depending on location)
  • regular workshops, training sessions, cross-departmental projects & exchanges
  • annual internal hackathon and a culture fostering open-source contributions

At InterNations, you’ll be working in a friendly atmosphere geared to bring out your creativity and independence. With our flat organizational structure, you’ll have a lot of room to pursue your own ideas. If you’re a working parent, you’ll find the flexibility you need to support your work-life balance. Start your work week off on the right foot with a weekly team breakfast and get your creative juices going with a free flow of coffee. When inspiration strikes, bounce around new ideas over a game of table football. And as we value building strong connections between our team members, you can look forward to a regular lunch lottery, language tandems, and an annual team-building activity.

HR Contact

Christa Fellner
Human Resources