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Munich office or Remote | Research and development

DevOps Engineer (f/m/d)

Currently we are searching for a DevOps Engineer o be based in Munich office or remote within Germany. This role will work in strong cooperation with the Cloud development team in the HQ.

We are seeking a professional with a proven track record of building high volume, high performance, and high availability systems. The person should be passionate about automation and infrastructure/configuration as code and love working on small teams with a lot of responsibility, wearing several different hats, and successfully completing multiple projects at the same time.

The successful candidate needs to be dependable, reliable, and able to tackle complex issues with a strong sense of urgency and ownership. The candidate should enjoy being on the front-lines for critical infrastructure issues and will research and advocate for the best tools and technology for both the present and the future.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Engineering production infrastructure for different ABBYY products
  • Continuous deployment support and integration
  • Build and support automation tools for infrastructure provisioning
  • Handle code deployments in all environments
  • Monitor systems and metrics, troubleshoot and resolve issues with applications and implemented cloud solutions
  • Validate code changes, review code
  • Build, maintain, and monitor configuration standards
  • Other activities as assigned
  • Work would require on call support and incident handling including nights and weekends as needed


  • BS in Computer Science, Engineering, Software Engineering or a related field
  • 3-5 years of professional experience as a DevOps or system reliability engineer
  • Deploying, automating, maintaining and managing production systems in Microsoft Azure or any other cloud provider (AWS, Google Cloud) to ensure availability, performance, scalability and security of the production systems
  • Experience with CI/CD servers like Jenkins, TeamCity, Bamboo
  • Basic database administration experience (MSSQL Server, PostgreSQL, MySQL, Oracle etc)
  • Basic NoSQL queries and administration experience (MongoDB, Cassandra)
  • Experience with HTTP/S load balancers such as Nginx or HAproxy
  • Scripting skills: strong scripting (e.g. Python, PowerShell, Bash) and automation skills
  • Monitoring tools: experience with monitoring and log aggregation tools (e.g. Zabbix, Grafana, ELK, AppInsight)
  • Hands-on system administration experience with both Linux and Windows OS
  • Problem solving: ability to analyse and resolve complex infrastructure resource and application deployment issues
  • Professional commitment to high quality, and a passion for learning new skills

Desired Skills (Not essential but beneficial to have):

  • Experience in running 24x7 mission-critical systems
  • Networking: understanding network topologies and common network protocols and services (DNS, HTTP(S), SSH, FTP, SMTP)
  • Strong SQL database administration experience (any of the following: MS SQL server, PostgreSQL, etc.) including building complex queries and procedures
  • Strong NoSQL administration experience (MongoDB, Cassandra, etc.)
  • Basic programming skills (any of the following: C#, Java, Python, C++) would be a plus
  • Experience with application security and SDL
  • Knowledge and experience with container technologies. Docker and Kubernetes are preferable ones

Please submit your application including your CV and covering letter (in English) as well as your salary expectations and earliest starting date to Ms Viktorija Sirvinskyte – Recruiter:

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