Vacancy: Senior DevOps Engineer
Location: The Hague, Netherlands
Experience: 3-5 years of relevant experience.
Who we are
We are StartMail, a Dutch email provider with a mission to make email as secure and private as possible. We’re looking for creative and highly motivated minds to join our team of experts.
As a Senior Devops Engineer, you’ll be joining StartMail’s development team and working from our office in The Hague. You will be joining a growing and highly diverse team creating tech products used by many people around the world.
We’re looking to hire an experienced devops engineer with a focus on the ops side. You’ll be part of the small team that builds and operates the StartMail service. We’re transitioning from virtual machines to containers and you’ll be a big part of that, making sure everything runs smoothly, advocating good practices and setting up and maintaining effective tracing, logging, monitoring and alerting.
What we’re looking for ideally
- You are a team player, you’re full of positive energy and you value privacy.
- You love simple solutions, you’re precise and a finisher.
- You are also a Linux expert with deep knowledge of system administration, networking, protocols like TCP/IP, HTTP and IMAP and SMTP as well as common software like Nginx, Postfix and Dovecot.
- You have experience setting up or using a highly available Kubernetes cluster.
You get bonus points for
The following things are a plus:
- a degree in computer science,
- experience with distributed tracing and instrumentation (OpenTracing, Jaeger),
- experience with Python,
- experience with ZFS, Ceph, LUKS, NFS and
- experience working in the email field.
What does our toolkit look like?
We work with these tools and technologies:
Why work at StartMail
- You’ll have a key position in a growing international team of highly talented people who share a mission to protect the data & privacy of our users.
- Creative freedom and the opportunity to grow and learn in a fast-paced environment.
- A very competitive salary and a signing bonus.
- Your choice of Macbook Pro or Dell XPS laptop.
- Your own desk with plenty of space for plants, cat pics or other sources of inspiration.
- Easy commute situated directly next to The Hague Laan van NOI train station.
Want to know more? Let’s grab a coffee!
Contact email@example.com (tech lead) or firstname.lastname@example.org (product manager).