Senior Site Reliability Engineer (m/f/d)

  • Vimcar
  • Berlin, Germany
  • Jun 08, 2021
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

As one of Berlin's fastest growing SaaS scaleups, Vimcar is redefining business mobility. By combining live car data and a set of cloud-based applications, we offer real-time insight into vehicle activity to help our customers reduce the operational costs for their fleets.

By serving SMB's to large enterprises in DACH and the UK, Vimcar already has 100,000+ connected cars. Headquartered in Berlin, more than 175+ employees from 26+ countries are working towards our mission to build Europe's leading fleet tech company.

Important information regarding COVID-19: the safety of our employees is very important to us. Therefore, you can expect the application process, as well as the start of your employment with us to be remote until further notice.

Today Vimcar is connecting over 100 000 cars and helps thousands of customers seamlessly manage their car fleets. We're constantly growing, and to make it possible, we'll need the platform and infrastructure that will enable this growth. Last year our Platform and Infrastructure team decided that the best solution would be rebuilding the entire infrastructure from scratch. So now, they're in the process of migrating their solution Amazon CDK, and to make this process even smoother, they're looking for a new team member. In this role:


    • You design and implement secure, highly available, and scalable infrastructure
    • You automate system and application infrastructure using IaC solution (CDK)
    • You improve observability and monitoring solutions
    • You design and implement internal tools/packages to enable other software development teams
    • You improve Vimcars core backend services


    • We use Python (with Flask and FastAPI) for Backend development, and Typescript with Amazon CDK for Infrastructure as Code
    • We focus on the application layer. Our cloud-native Service-Oriented-Architecture is making use of managed AWS services like DynamoDB, ECS, Kinesis, Lambda, S3, API Gateway
    • Deployments are fully automated and based on Docker or AWS Lambda.


    • Commercial experience with Infrastructure as Code (i.e. CDK, CloudFormation, Terraform)
    • Experience running, monitoring, and securing production software on a cloud platform (i.e., AWS, GCP)
    • Experience in designing highly available systems
    • Experience with backend application development
    • Experience with Python or willingness to learn it


    • Role within a team of experienced engineers, that solves complex and challenging technical problems
    • Building a system infrastructure from an early stage with a lot of greenfield areas
    • Quick, sustainable growth & secure funding
    • Agile work environment with flat hierarchies and an international team
    • Permanent full-time position with flexible work hours and a company laptop
    • Personal learning budget to support your professional growth, as well as free in-house language courses
    • Access to company carsharing, fresh fruit and free drinks around the office, frequent company events, and a variety of other perks, including membership with Urban Sports Club

We're looking forward to hearing from you. Let us get to know you better, and let's find out together if we'll make a great match!If you have any questions, feel free to contact us. We're happy to help!

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