Grover is the alternative to ordinary - rethink things.
Grover offers a simple, monthly subscription model for the tech you love - it's the new alternative to buying or financing tech products. For a small monthly fee, private customers, as well as businesses, get access to a wide assortment of tech products at a fraction of the purchase price. We're on a mission to re-invent consumption, break the barrier between ownership and usage, and make innovative technology accessible to everyone. As a member of the CE100 Emerging Innovators group of leading companies in the Circular Economy, we are at the forefront of reducing e-waste and establishing a more sustainable way of using products through recirculation. Since launching in 2015, we have reached more than 500.000 registered users and have raised roughly €300 million in equity and debt financing from investors including Samsung, Commerzbank, and Global Founders Capital. LinkedIn ranks Grover as one of the Top 10 hottest startups to work for in Germany in 2019.
We are in a very exciting phase, preparing the future of our architecture and as well as our international expansion!
We are now looking for a Platform/DevOps Engineer to join our talented Platform team in Berlin.
As one of our first DevOps Engineer, you will:
Have full ownership of your projects, and space to implement your ideas
Maintain the infrastructure on AWS and develop tools for easier deployment and reproducibility
Improve our monitoring platforms and use this data as a source for further optimization of our backend
Be able to troubleshoot errors in apps developed across the company like detecting performance bottlenecks, race conditions, and others
Be comfortable developing solutions that support the development teams like a scalable notification system that can send email and SMS to customers with a single centralized API covered with tests and builds done by CI
You care about:
Quality code and tech innovation
Ownership: you easily communicate ideas, implement them, and take responsibility for your actions
Helping others: sharing knowledge with your colleagues is on top of your priorities
Fast-paced startups: you love adapting to different situations, and you know how and when to iterate fast and with high quality
Our product: you believe in our vision, and are willing to give your best to build the future of Grover
We are looking for a passionate DevOps Engineer with:
5+ years of experience in at least one of the following languages: Python, Golang, Rust
Experience building high-scalable applications and working in a service-oriented environment
A strong background in Unix/Linux environments
Ability to deal with performance monitoring, establishing metrics, and providing recommended actions
Experience with Docker, Kubernetes, Docker Swarm, Fargate, ECS
Good experience with Terraform, Ansible, Cloud Formation, or Chef
Good experience with Jenkins, Continuous Delivery, Continuous Integration
Excellent knowledge of relational databases, especially PostgreSQL
Good understanding of search engines, Lucene and Elasticsearch
Experience in distributed systems environment using Kafka and Zookeeper
What we offer:
Learning opportunities - weekly guild learning, conferences, training budget
Your choice of Windows or Mac, as well as headphones
Flexible working hours
Semi-remote work structure. Office? Remote? Up to you.
Entrepreneurial responsibility and flat-hierarchies
Modern, spacious office located in central Berlin
Open-minded variety of nationalities
Grover is the European market leader in technology rentals, bringing the access economy to the consumer electronics market. We value entrepreneurship, intelligence, and purpose in everything we do. We’re a team of over 100 creative and motivated minds, from over 31 countries - this shapes our way of thinking and work approach. Open communication, teamwork, and drive all go a long way at Grover. Our HQ in Berlin Mitte offers plenty of space for fun, collaboration, and rethinking things.
Published at 19 Oct 2020 - Expires on 10 Jan 2021
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