DevOps/ System Engineer

  • Engineering
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands

DevOps/ System Engineer

Job description

About us

At Impraise, we believe in the power of people. As a market-leading technology company we make performance management meaningful for employees, actionable for managers, and painless for HR. Founded in 2013, Impraise is one of the most successful people-focused companies to come out of Y Combinator. With offices in Amsterdam, Lisbon, and New York, Impraise has quickly become one of the fastest growing tech companies in Europe.

Serving hundreds of customers worldwide, Impraise is the partner of choice when it comes to creating a feedback culture that empowers organizations and its most valuable asset — its people

Your challenge 

You'll become a core part of our platform team, and be responsible for the infrastructure that supports Impraise and its development teams. Some of the challenges include scaling Impraise to support a growing number of users with AWS, Docker, and Kubernetes, as well as building tools and processes to support analytics, monitoring, machine-learning and data-warehousing.


As part of the team, you will also be involved in the entirety of the product lifecycle, in building a secure, performant, and engaging tool used by some of the most innovative mid-sized enterprises in the industry.


To be successful you’ll need:

  • 3+  years experience in software/systems development
  • Strong software development background, experience building software systems
  • Working knowledge of at least one of the following languages: Ruby, Python, Javascript, Elixir, Go or comparable
  • Strong background in Linux administration
  • Strong experience with IaaS/cloud services such as AWS, Azure, Google Cloud, etc
  • Strong understanding of IT security best practices
  • Experience with automation/configuration software (puppet, ansible), and/or orchestration software (docker swarm, kubernetes, etc)


Candidate with the following experience are preferred: 

  • Strong understanding of computer networks
  • Experience with administration of Redis, PostgreSQL, Nginx, etc, at production scales
  • Strong understanding of Docker and containerized systems
  • Strong understanding of AWS best practices and services, particularly EC2 and RDS

What we offer

  • Professional development & health allowances
  • Daily lunch for a small contribution
  • MacBook Air or equivalent
  • Company Dinners & team outings
  • Conveniently located office in the heart of Amsterdam
  • An international team with 26+ nationalities