Cloud DevOps Engineer

Job description

About us

GUTS Tickets is a ticketing platform & service that puts an end to disgraceful secondary ticket prices and ticket fraud using blockchain technology. We aim to make the world free of ticket fraud and scalping, and we don’t just talk the talk. Every day we work our asses off to improve our ticketing system, which we are already putting to work for a growing number of artists. Recently, we sold over 56.000 tickets in less than 2 hours, and made the news while doing so.

What you’ll be getting yourself into

We’re a cross-functional and self-organized team of 10 people. We follow Agile and Lean principles in order to create an environment where everyone can grow while working together towards a common goal. 

Your responsibilities

As a (junior) medior DevOps engineer, you will help us scale and maintain our services. We're in a growing stage and therefore very open to discover and use new technologies and explore how we can continuously improve our way of working. 

We are looking for a junior/medior DevOps engineer with as many as possible of the following capabilities:

  • Knowledge of CI / CD, pipelines and related tools (e.g. GitLab).

  • Infrastructure automation through ansible, terraform/cloudformation.

  • Understanding of public cloud providers, AWS preferred.

  • Knowledge of AWS (EC2, S3, cloudfront, autoscaling, ALB, Route53, etc).

  • Experience with monitoring, analysis, and alerting tools.

  • Experience with ELK, Grafana, Morpheus.

  • Knowledge of containers & container orchestration (docker, kubernetes).

  • You know what microservices, containerization, kubernetes are and know when and when not to apply them.

  • Knowing how to maintain and tune PostgreSQL.

  • Knowledge of Linux (Ubuntu) and Bash.

  • Being proficient in at least one scripting language, Python preferred.

Our (current) tech-stack:

  • Frontend: VueJs / React Native, hosted on CloudFront

  • Backend: Python / Django / REST API / Golang, running in docker, hosted on EC2 instances with ALB

  • CI/CD: terraform, Gitlab 

  • Blockchain: Ethereum / Solidity / StateBox / Klaytn


Minimum qualifications:

  • 1-3 years of successful DevOps experience

  • Experience with Amazon AWS or other Cloud Provider

  • Experience with Docker containers.

  • Experience with Continuous integration and Deployment.

  • Must be living in the Netherlands relatively close to Amsterdam

  • A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience

Extra notes:

  • We have not yet obtained sponsorship for visas, and can therefore only consider EU applicants.

  • We're looking to build our team in Amsterdam and are therefore not considering remote working at this time.

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive salary based on experience: part-time or full-time is negotiable. ESOP (SARS) or token plan are negotiable.

  • Employee-based conference, hardware and training budget is available.

  • All work, no play? There is plenty of play! We have PS4 Pro and 4K TV gaming-battles, ping-pong tournaments, Friday-afternoon bbq/drinks on roof terrace (overlooking Amsterdam), committed team-members from all over the world (all on-site), meetups & lightning talks, access to “fill in whatever you want” events & conferences.

Got GUTS? 

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