DevOps - Cloud Core Backbone

  • About You
  • Hamburg, Germany
  • Apr 14, 2020
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

Backbone is the heart of ABOUT YOU’s IT infrastructure and an Enterprise eCommerce Infrastructure as a Service solution at the same time. Completely cloud based Backbone with it’s scalability and reliability enables the constant  growth of ABOUT YOU and our enterprise clients. 

Currently, we are searching for an experienced and passionate DevOps Engineer to extend our team and drive interesting topics such as scaling the AWS based infrastructure across tenants, automating various tasks, improving monitoring and alerting and optimizing costs. 

Contribute to one of the fastest-growing eCommerce infrastructures in Europe and become part of ABOUT YOU as a DevOps – Cloud Core Backbone.

What you will do

  • You are responsible for the availability and smooth operations of our entire Backbone infrastructure and stacks of existing and new cloud clients
  • You ensure availability, performance, scalability and security of our reliable and scalable infrastructure
  • You supervise and monitor our infrastructure in integration, staging and live environments
  • You improve build, deployment and monitoring across multiple cloud clients
  • You drive the use of practices like continuous integration, continuous delivery and infrastructure as code
  • You ensure the scalability of our product by automating and standardizing the processes
  • You manage the resources and services in cost-efficient manner

Who you are

  • You have experience as a DevOps Engineer with Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • You have experience using a broad range of AWS technologies (e.g. EC2, ECS, RDS, S3, CloudFormation, CloudWatch, etc)
  • You have experience using different kind of monitoring tools (e.g. Sentry, NewRelic, Kibana, Datadog)
  • You are familiar with image & container build and continuous integration tools & processes, preferably with Bamboo and gitlab
  • You have very good communication skills and enjoy working in a team as well as developing new ideas
  • You have strong scripting and automation skills
  • You have extraordinary analytical and problem solving skills
  • You are enthusiastic about software engineering
  • You have very good written and spoken English skills

Nice to have

  • You have previous experience as a web developer working with PHP & MySQL 
  • You are experienced in test automation – ranging from simple PHP unit tests over test parallelization to cross-system integration tests


  • Grow together with one of the fastest growing eCommerce companies in Europe
  • Flexible working times
  • 40% discount on our online shop
  • Fresh fruits + drinks everywhere
  • Language courses (German & English)
  • Free sports courses & reduced price for gym membership
  • Subsidized public transportation ticket
  • Free choice of hardware and operating system (Mac, Windows, Linux) also for private usage
  • State-of-the-art tech stack running on AWS
  • Modern office in the city center of Hamburg
  • International working environment and English as company language
  • Company flats (subject to availability)
  • Agile work environment (MOVE) and cross-functional teams
  • Free access to Germany’s greatest developer conference code.talks
  • Company pension scheme
  • Free Laracasts and Egghead account 
  • Help in relocation and VISA process

We are looking forward to receiving your application – preferably via our online application portal! Thus, we can ensure a faster process and for you it is very easy to upload your application documents.

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