DevOps Engineer

Katowice, Poland

Striving for excellence is in our DNA. Since 1993, we have been helping the world’s leading companies imagine, design, engineer, and deliver software and digital experiences that change the world. We are more than just specialists, we are experts.


Currently we are looking for a DevOps Engineer for our Katowice office to make the team even stronger.

As a Software Infrastructure Engineer you will be a key member of the VBO Platform Team and will focus on bringing media products vision to life. You will be responsible for storage systems setup, maintenance, reliability engineering and monitoring. We are looking for comprehensive experience in building and production support of various high availability & distributed database systems.

Project technologies and tools

  • AWS, Kubernetes, Docker, Jenkins, Ansible/Chef, Groovy, ELK, PostgreSQL, Prometheus, Zipkin, Grafana, Nginx, Etcd, terraform/Cloud Formation, etc.


  • Design, setup & configure the core infrastructure that runs our online business;
  • Monitor and maintain the health of infrastructure;
  • Plan database upgrades by maintaining, evaluating, and improving a transaction processing model;
  • Assess database performance by developing a protocol for measurement of results and identification of problem areas;
  • Monitor database performance; evaluating and resolving processing and programming problems; design database management tools;
  • Secure database by preparing access and control policies and procedures; implementing disaster recovery procedures;
  • Improve the reliability and scalability of the whole system;
  • Work closely with the development teams;
  • Explore new latest relevant technology, techniques, frameworks, tools, methodologies and processes.


  • 4+ years of experience in working with Linux (Red Hat, Ubuntu or similar);
  • Practical experience with RDBMS systems (PostgreSQL is the most beneficial);
  • Experience in managing and configuration ElasticSearch clusters;
  • Proven experience with configuration management tools, i.e., Ansible, Puppet, etc;
  • Production experience and understanding of cluster management systems like Kubernetes, Amazon ECS, Mesos;
  • Knowledge of automated deployment/Continuous Integration tools, i.e., Maven, Jenkins, Fabric8, etc;
  • University degree (bachelor or master) in Computer Science, Science, Mathematics or equivalent or be able to demonstrate relevant knowledge.

Nice to have

  • Experience with clustering solutions like pgpool, pgcluster;
  • Background in disaster recovery mechanisms design and analysis;
  • Knowledge of NoSQL solutions such as Cassandra, Riak and message brokers (Kafka, RabbitMQ) is a plus.

We offer

  • Possibility to be involved in an international project (Canada, China, Hong Kong, Mexico, USA, Switzerland, Germany, Sweden, United Kingdom, Russia, Belarus, Ukraine, Hungary, etc.);
  • Language classes (English and Polish);
  • Vast opportunities for self-development: online courses and library, experience exchange with colleagues around the world, partial grant of certification;
  • Career development center;
  • Possibility to take part in both: corporate and startup environment;
  • Possibility to relocate for short and long-term projects;
  • Relocation package for those who relocates to Krakow, Wroclaw, Katowice or Gdansk from other locations;
  • Benefit package (health care, multisport, lunch tickets, petrol vouchers and shopping vouchers, etc.);
  • Fruits on a weekly basis;
  • Sponsored sport activities, E-sport program;
  • We kindly ask you to include the following clause in your application: "Wyrażam zgodę na przetwarzanie danych osobowych zawartych w niniejszym dokumencie do realizacji procesu rekrutacji zgodnie z ustawą z dnia 10 maja 2018 roku o ochronie danych osobowych (Dz. Ustaw z 2018, poz. 1000) oraz zgodnie z Rozporządzeniem Parlamentu Europejskiego i Rady (UE) 2016/679 z dnia 27 kwietnia 2016 r. w sprawie ochrony osób fizycznych w związku z przetwarzaniem danych osobowych i w sprawie swobodnego przepływu takich danych oraz uchylenia dyrektywy 95/46/WE (RODO)";
  • Please note that only selected candidates will be contacted.