System Engineer (m|f|x)- Systems

Job description

idealo’s Systems Team is seeking a System Engineer to build and run our new Kubernetes platform,
support developers and build our internal services. Our goal as a team is to provide and operate
systems to help our development and feature teams to work more autonomously and in their own
pace. We like the idea of leaving responsibility for products at hands of their owners and we put all our
force into supporting and consulting them regarding systems design and solving problems and

About your new role

  • Design and build the self-services which we provide to developers so that they can manage
    servers, loadbalancers, monitoring and more by themselves
  • On the basis of Kubernetes, you work together across teams on a solution for container
    orchestration in the data center
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot complex distributed systems handling large volumes of data and
    develop solutions that have a significant impact at scale
  • Work and collaborate across teams such as Infrastructure, Databases, Build & Delivery
    Tooling as well as Feature Teams
  • Play a part in our journey to become a learning organisation and creating a DevOps culture
  • You are part of our 24x7 on-call rotation

Skills & Requirements

  • You have 2+ years of experience in in this role or equivalent working experience
  • You are eager to learn and care about an agile working environment
  • You are a team player with a customer service mentality and enjoy collaborating with
    colleagues to find solutions to problems
  • You write programs using a scripting language like: Python, Ruby, bash or Perl and strive for
  • You bring hands-on experience with configuration management tools like Puppet, Chef or
  • You have a good understanding of the Linux Operating System
  • Experience with Continuous Deployment and Continuous Integration is a plus

Your benefits at ideal

  • Training opportunities for your individual management or specialist career
  • The provision of all necessary equipment that you need to deliver top performances
  • Employees are self-reliant and free to schedule their own work day
  • Onboarding program including Welcome Day, Trainings and individual incorporation
  • The chance to work together on our goals, while also working to create something new
  • 800 motivated colleagues and a cool office loft in the trendy district of Kreuzberg

Job requirements

About idealo

idealo is a Berlin success story: in 2000 we started out with the mission of helping consumers make the best purchasing decisions. Today, with 1.5 million visits per day, 50,000 shops and more than 330 million product offers, we are one of the most popular German e-commerce websites and one of the leading European shopping and comparison platforms. We are active as a price comparison platform in six countries (Austria, France, Germany, Great Britain, Italy and Spain).

As a member of our team, you can look forward to working with a large degree of freedom in an international and inspirational environment. We are located in the heart of Berlin and offer a unique idealo spirit. Your ideas are the driving force that moves our business forward. Not only our product portfolio is diverse, but also the people who work on it. We want you just as you are! Origin, religion, gender, sexual orientation or a degree of disability are irrelevant.

If you are passionate about improving the world of online shopping alongside 800 idealos from 40 nations, apply with us today.