IT DevOps Engineer


CARFAX has pursued the goal of a transparency and fairness used car market for over 35 years now. We do this by providing millions of customers with trusted vehicle history data. We have been offering our service with CARFAX Europe since 2007, and in Poland since 2019 with the aim of ensuring transparency and fairness in the used car market.

We are a dynamic and open-minded IT team with system administrators, software developers, data scientists and data analysts with a full DevOps oriented working style mindset. Our goal is to ensure high standards of quality through continuous optimization. We are looking for employees who share our vision and who will help us achieve the goal of changing the used car market in Europe for the better.

Your Role

In this role, you’ll collaborate with software developers to setup continuous integration as well as deploy, debug and operate our cloud platform. You will be responsible for automating and optimizing our operations processes as much as possible, while building and maintaining tools for deployment, and monitoring.  Additional responsibilities include troubleshooting and resolving issues in our development, quality and production environments, as well as on-duty rotation.

What you should bring

  • DevOps working style: collaboration, communication, proper documentation and sharing as key working style

  • Strong experience with cloud-based infrastructure like AWS, GCE, etc.; we are running our systems on AWS with infrastructure-as-code using Terraform

  • Experience managing a cloud based, containerized infrastructure with Kubernetes; currently running our K8s cluster with AWS EKS

  • Extensive experience shipping containerized applications with CI/CD pipelines using GitLab CI or similar with Docker

  • Minimum of 3 years work experience working with relevant technologies

Bonus points for experience with

  • Ability to use a wide variety of open-source technologies like mySQL, Nginx, Memcached, etc.

  • Experience in Linux/Unix administration.

  • Experience with databases in SQL and NoSQL (as a service); we use mySQL and mongodb extensively

  • Experience with monitoring and APM systems like Prometheus, ELK, New Relic, etc.

  • Experience with Big Data platforms

  • Development skills with Python and/or Java

What we offer

  • Work with a purpose and the chance to help shaping the future of our digital channels

  • A very pleasant working atmosphere in an international team (21 nationalities), where we take the term "work hard, play harder" to the next level. No jerks allowed!

  • Flexible working hours in a beautiful office with rooftop terrace in Munich

  • Flexible home office options

  • Fully company-funded pension plan, super competitive benefits, and great team events

Our benefits for you:

Pensions & other insurances
Flexible working hours
Remote working options
Team Events
Health & Fitness Support
Work from abroad for up to 4 weeks per year
Volunteer Support

Are you ready to disrupt the way Europeans buy and sell used cars? If so, take a detour from the daily grind and apply today via email, including your CV, salary requirement and earliest possible starting date! A cover letter is not required, but we are always happy about a few sentences telling us why our vacancy and company is interesting for you.

Your contact:

Susanne Lauterbach
Junior HR Manager

A Fair Used Car Market For Everyone.

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