Infrastructure Engineer

Your mission

SimpledCard is looking for a Infrastructure engineer
Do you know what it takes to run a high performing fintech application reliably and safe? Are you a team player with a ‘can do’ mentality?
All of the above? Sounds like a match!
SimpledCard is a successful B2B fintech scaleup with over 750 medium to large customers and offices being home to our 50+ team members in Amsterdam, Munich, Budapest, and Belgrade.


Your profile

Your responsibilities would include:
  • Work together with other team members actively on the defined focus topics such as migration to the cloud, system monitoring solutions, backup and disaster recovery strategies;
  • Work in the infrastructure team together with our senior engineers and with the developers;
  • System troubleshooting and problem resolution in timely manner;
  • Utilization of the best practices and solutions in cloud security to ensure critical system security;
  • Monitoring of the existing production infrastructure to avoid downtimes and issues.

Challenges we are facing:
  • The migration of the current virtual machines to an AWS cloud native solution;
  • Assessment of the improvements that could be made to improve the security of the system;
  • Support the growing usage of Simpledcard systems;
  • Wider the coverage of continuous delivery in combination with a microservice architecture;
  • Deploying apps, managing systems, and reducing complexity through automation using Ansible;
  • Monitoring tools and support.

What we are looking for:
  • At least 4+ years of experience being responsible for running a highly available SaaS service!
Must haves:
  • Amazon Linux or Ubuntu is a plus;
  • Automation experience, AWS CloudFormation, AWS CDK is a plus;
  • Database server operation experience, postgreSQL is the tool of our choice;
  • Experience with at least one of the major cloud provider;
  • general programming scripting knowledge;
  • Some experience with Webserver and load balancer administration / apache, nginx, HAProxy;
  • Demonstrate good judgment and problem solving skills;
  • Automation-focused thinking;
  • Good written and verbal English communication skills.

What would make you stand out:
  • Networking knowledge and firewall management (IP subnet, VPN, IPSec / OpenVPN, pfSense in particular;
  • General security and system / network hardening techniques;
  • Experience with CI/CD systems, CircleCi is a plus;
  • Experience with container technologies, Docker is a plus;  
  • Have a solid background with designing, scaling and maintaining observability platforms.

Why us?

What we offer you:
  • A unique opportunity to join a rapidly growing FinTech startup
  • Product culture and business savvy: we don’t just write code, we build products
  • Great company culture – collaboration, effectivity, transparent discussions
  • The challenges and support you need to help you maximize your potential
  • Regular team activities
  • An environment where you can focus on the quality of your work results

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