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  • LocationBerlin, Germany
  • Salary£100,000 per annum
  • Job TypePermanent
  • ReferenceBBBH22357
  • Date posted18-Feb-20
Director of Engineering - BERLIN

The opportunity I have here is for a hands-on leader to join an already thriving business and support the development and growth of their web applications and cloud based partner products. This business processes more than a million orders a day and works with over 500,000 restaurants globally so your role is essential to ensuring the continued advancement of the brand,

You'll be working with large scale distributed systems, ensuring the stability and performance of their services and exploring further improvements to the architecture. Although you will be leading teams of engineers and engineering managers, you will still be expected to be hands on and jump into code when needed (leading by example),

Must have experience:

6+ years in a site/ service reliability role

5+ years working with Cloud platforms (5+ with AWS specifically)

2+ years container and automation experience (Docker, Kubernetes, Terraform, Ansible)

5+ years working hands on with Java/ JVM stack/ Scala

5+ years managing people

Strong experience of working with large scale distributed systems

Strong experience of building fault tolerant systems

Strong experience working with API's and microservices

Nice to have:

Experience with Java garbage collection

We have a huge range of benefits on offer here such as a sizable relocation package, training programmes, hackathons, global travel (if wanted), company events, developer programmes, free breakfast, fruit and drinks, free german language lessons and opt-in to a whole range of other benefits,

For more information, please reach out to me and we can set up a call -

SRE, Site reliability, DevOps, Cloud, AWS, Containerisation, Docker, Kubernetes, Clusters, Terraform, Ansible, Java, JVM, Scala, API, Helm

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