Cloud Engineer Europe
Cloud Engineer Europe
(OASE04_21 - Germany / Italy / Spain / France/ Finland / Netherlands )

As a Linux Cloud Engineer for Europe you will make the difference

As linux administrator, you can work from any City in Europe, preferably near one of our offices in Hamburg, Bremen, Dortmund, Olpe, The Hague or Espoo.
This position will support our SaaS email platform, providing service to large customers for tens of millions of end users.  Core competencies required include automated deployment, virtualization and mail protocols. You will be expected to provide quick resolution of difficult technical problems and we are asking you to share your major contributions regarding technical architecture, documentation and systems project management. The close cooperation between you and the Services and Engineering teams in the rest of the larger Open-Xchange organization, means growth opportunities abound inside and outside the team. In other words, this position is a great opportunity to build a career track.

What we offer
  • Working with a modern cloud software in an international team
  • Use of state-of-the-art technologies and access to exciting projects
  • Freedom to implement your own ideas and assume responsibility
  • The flexibility to work from home or at any location in the OX world
  • First-class equipment and an uncomplicated IT-affine environment
  • Continuous personal development, training and conference offerings
  • Language courses (e.g. German, English)
  • Flat hierarchies with "open door" policy, motivating work environment
  • A dynamic environment with many opportunities for personal development
  • Plenty of opportunities to attend conferences and industry gatherings with your co-workers, and an awesome end-of-year party
  • A company pension scheme
  • Company sports - entry to various gyms and swimming pools

Your passion / Your job
  • Server deployment, configuration and management using Kubernetes, Terraform, Chef and Ansible
  • Deployment automation and tooling
  • Monitor and analyze system metrics
  • Collaborate with global operations teams
  • Participate in a on-call rotation
  • Assist with security audit and compliance tasks
  • Document architecture and essential function methodologies
  • Some domestic and international travel will be required

What you bring to the table
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field or 5+ years of experience working with Linux
  • Solid understanding of networking concepts: TCP, IP, routing, firewalls, load balancers
  • Experience with cloud infrastructure technologies, container orchestration and CI/CD Pipelines
  • Familiarity with Dovecot, LDAP, Galera, Cassandra
  • Experience with object storage platforms (Scality, Ceph, SWIFT)
  • Experience with logging technologies such as Graylog, ELK, or Splunk
  • Interest in learning new technologies and working with proof of concepts to promote new technologies
  • DevOps Mindset
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; willingness to present technical information to a group

Who we are
We are a hidden champion. When it comes to open source communication, office productivity and DNS-based security software and services, we are one of the leading players out there. Our 250+ employees around the globe are the reason, why our key products – OX Cloud, Dovecot, and PowerDNS – are used by more than 200 million people for their private and business communications via partners such as Deutsche Telekom, GoDaddy, Strato, Orange, Comcast, or
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