We want to sustainably expand our team of around 20 and are currently looking for a

DevOps Engineer / System Administrator (m/f/d)

Who we are:

We are an experienced digital agency, specialized in the design and development of CMS based websites in the cultural sector. We are one of the top 10 digital and creative agencies in Germany. We have an international team, flat hierarchies, short decision-making processes and a family-like environment in the centre of Cologne.

Our technologies in a nutshell:

  • we manage around 170 virtual machines in multiple data centres
  • most tasks already automated with Ansible
  • more than 100 websites
  • mostly Debian machines
  • tech stack: NGINX, PostgreSQL, Django, Python, Nuxt, Node.js, Celery, RabbitMQ, Elasticsearch, Docker and others

Your tasks:

  • keeping our systems up, running and secure
  • installing updates on virtual machines
  • extending and testing our Ansible playbooks
  • helping other team members with deployments
  • guiding team members through the whole process from local development environment to a working web application
  • configuring and fixing pipelines (we use GitLab runners)
  • monitoring our system services (Django, Nuxt)
  • maintaining domains (DNS, SSL certificates)
  • configuring network (firewall, VPN, ports)

Your profile:

  • willingness to relocate to Cologne, Germany
  • 3 to 5 years experience
  • good Ansible skills
  • extensive familiarity with Linux (Debian)
  • network knowledge, focus on security
  • understanding of SSL certificates
  • comprehension of GDPR/DSGVO compliance topics
  • git knowledge
  • ability to explain complex topics in simple words
  • team-player
  • (nice to have) Grafana and Prometheus experience

Our offer:

  • international colleagues and a family-like environment
  • daily lunch, freshly cooked on your plate
  • flexible working hours
  • optional home office on Thursdays and Fridays
  • discount for public transport
  • success bonus
  • special leave on Carnival Monday, Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve
  • further training opportunities
  • company pension scheme

And now?

If you are ready for this challenge, send us your CV with:

  • your salary expectations
  • your earliest possible starting date
  • and some Ansible code samples that help us to evaluate your skills.

Please keep in mind that this is NO REMOTE POSITION!

Mr Tobias Wiesel
+49 221 27 16 88 40