Lead DevOps Engineer

  • Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Full-time

Company Description

Bynder is award-winning marketing software that allows brands to easily create, find and use content, such as documents, graphics and videos. More than 150,000 brand managers, marketers and creatives use Bynder’s brand portals every day to collaborate globally, produce, review and approve new marketing collateral, and circulate company content at the click of a button. Brands using Bynder go to market faster and achieve end-to-end brand consistency across all channels and regions, with simplified collaboration across the organization.

Job Description

We're an international team of engineers, designers, and product builders of a leading DAM solution - Bynder - currently stores 300TB of images and videos that are downloaded and shared by more than 1,000,000 Bynder users all over the world. Each one of us has an invaluable impact on our product driving its development to the next level every day.

In 2018 Bynder will keep growing steadily with a focus on stability and new features that will certainly bring a lot of new challenges. In order to successfully comply with our product vision we need you: a self-motivated problem solver, capable of taking responsibility and provide solutions. As a Lead DevOps Engineer you will take ownership of the most important projects and act as a mentor and coach for the whole DevOps Squad.

You will be involved in redesigning our CI/CD pipeline, while leading the transition to monorepos for faster integration. Deployment wise, Kubernetes is the global goal for this year. Exciting times ahead!

You will work in an agile environment closely cooperating with our Chief Technology Officer and Product Team.Your typical day as a DevOps engineer will be action packed; Be ready for a dynamic environment that requires the flexibility to work independently, take initiative to lead projects while collaborating with the team to expedite the creation and deployment of our game-changing SaaS platform. But of course there is always a cold beer waiting for you at the end of each day. Work hard, play hard! That's how we roll!

What you will do:

  • Build and maintain our production infrastructure to ensure scalability and high-availability while maximizing development team efficiency

  • Troubleshoot and debug complex issues related to product and infrastructure.

  • Implement solutions for automated provisioning of clusters and centralised configuration management using orchestration and configuration management tools

  • Ensure that proactive and efficient monitoring is in place for all our vital microservices, while an advanced alarming system is notifying us for unusual behavior

  • Perform automated deployments to create new or update existing production/staging environments

  • Be responsible for packaging and distribution of our custom software libraries

  • Continuous Integration and Delivery for all our microservices

  • Provide insights into scalability and maintenance to developers


Who you are:

  • You love ownership; you design it, you build it, you own it!

  • Self-motivated individual, able to lead a project while being a team player in the DevOps squad

  • You have worked as a DevOps engineer (or similar position like Software Engineer, Cloud Engineer) for at least 2 years

  • You have experience in architecting systems based on functional and non-functional requirements

  • You have customer facing experience

  • If you have experience with leading, coaching and mentoring teams we will call you a rockstar

You know about:

  • Linux (preferably Ubuntu)

  • Public Clouds (Amazon Web Services inside out)

  • Continuous Integration, Delivery & Deployments (Jenkins, GoCD, Kubernetes)

  • Cloud Orchestration, Automation & Service configuration (preferably Terraform and Ansible)

  • Monitoring/Alerting (ELK, Cloudwatch, NewRelic, DataDog)

  • Data Engines (SQL,NoSQL, ElasticSearch, Object Storage, Block storage)

  • Scripting (preferably Shell and Python)

Additional Information

What we have:

  • Challenging and inspiring work environment
  • Flat hierarchy where your voice will be truly heard
  • Opportunity to initiate your own projects
  • Experienced team which is ready to welcome you anytime
  • Unlimited vacation policy
  • Competitive monthly compensation
  • Apple gear
  • Daily lunch
  • Drinks at the Bynder Bar :-)
  • Regular massage
  • Amazing office in the heart of Amsterdam

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