DevOps Engineer

KONUX

Munich, DE
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: IT
  • Post Date: 02/05/2021
  • Website: konux.com
  • Company Address: Flößergasse 2 Flößergasse 2, Munich, 81369

About KONUX

KONUX is a leading German AI scale-up, transforming railway operations for a sustainable future. We combine Machine Learning and IoT to make railway the mobility choice of tomorrow by increasing capacity, reliability, and cost-efficiency.

Job Description

We have built KONUX Connect, the first IIoT system in the rail industry designed for AI solutions. As a DevOps Engineer, you will be responsible to keep our infrastructure in perfect shape, to continuously develop and monitor it in order to provide the best experience to our customers. You will closely collaborate with your teammates in Munich, as well as with service providers, and you will assist other departments in solving technical issues related to cloud infrastructure and networking. Ideal candidates learn and adapt quickly, and will be able to use every tool at their disposal to understand and effectively tackle hard problems. We expect you to be a tech-savvy professional, who is curious about new digital technologies and aspires to combine usability with robustness and efficiency. Apply and become a part of the KONUX vision: Transform railway operations for a sustainable future!

Your Responsibilities

  • Maintain and guarantee the availability and performance of KONUX systems
  • Monitor critical systems and predict necessary changes to cope with future workload and projects
  • Ensure overall health and performance of our platform, working on monitoring, issue diagnosis, and resolution
  • Extend continuous deployment for software releases with zero downtime
  • Collaborate with other teams to improve the deployment processes and operations procedures
  • Improve security and availability of the platform
  • Automate existing monitoring and maintenance processes

Your Profile

  • A university degree or equivalent in relevant field 
  • 5+ years experience in DevOps Engineering
  • Demonstrable experience with container concepts (Docker) and orchestration (Kubernetes), with cloud infrastructure automation (Ansible/Terraform), with Deployment Automation & Orchestration (Jenkins/Spinnaker), and extensive knowledge of AWS
  • Experience in setting up, configuring and optimizing web proxies (Nginx/HAProxy), database clusters (NoSQL/SQL), operating systems (Linux OS/Debian distribution) and scripting experience (Bash/Python/Groovy)
  • Strong system-level troubleshooting skills
  • Desire to work in a collaborative environment, and full working proficiency in English

Enabling a Data-Driven World

At KONUX, we are empowering the rail industry by building the best possible predictive analytics solutions for our customers. We strive to help industrial companies improve their maintenance and performance decision making in a data-driven world. A career at KONUX is for those who want to be at the forefront of analytics, working to make notable improvements to train reliability which affects hundreds of commuters every day. Our culture prioritizes the customer first, and all employees are expected and empowered to take ownership of their daily responsibilities. If this sounds like the type of environment you thrive in, then we want to hear from you!

Equal Opportunity

At KONUX, we focus on results. We believe that a diverse team achieves better results faster. So here’s the deal: You bring in your very own perspective. We promise to judge your qualifications and performance, not your age, sex, religion, skin color, gender identity, family status or disability.

What We Offer

  • The opportunity to play a decisive role in shaping a company during its pivotal growth stage alongside a diverse, multinational team
  • A competitive salary with equity (all permanent KONUX employees have equity!)
  • 27 paid vacation days/year from your first day, +1 per year with KONUX
  • Regular team events, including quarterly all-team getaways, after-hours dinner parties, and networking events
  • Flexible working conditions with opportunities for home office
  • Subsidized gym membership 
  • A big kitchen with a fully-stocked breakfast bar and professional-grade espresso machine

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Disclaimer: Local Candidates Only
This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.