Systems Engineer (€50K-€70K) / Remote, DE

Systems Engineer (€50K-€70K) / Remote, DE

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What we're looking for

Our client is a well-funded German startup in the asset finance space. The client’s development office is in Frankfurt and is backed by one of the largest leasing/financing companies in Europe.

The client is looking to hire a Systems Engineer [€50K - €70K] for their product engineering division.


As a Cloud / Systems Engineer you will be a part of the Infrastructure team and you build and continuously maintain the technical foundation of a startup:

  • As a Cloud / Systems Engineer you will provide the backbone services for the client’s Product Engineering division, by implementing the cloud infrastructure and automating workflows
  • You will help the Principal Systems Engineer, to design and implement a “best-in-class" Cloud Infrastructure
  • You will support the team in its mission as Quality-Keeper of the software development workflows by defining quality KPIs, which measure the reliability, testability, and availability of the software products of the development teams.
  • You will design together with the development teams the necessary quality metrics so that the division can realise its Continuous Deployment Mission and DevOps doesn't stay just "in theory"
  • You will automate the provisioning of the Cloud Infrastructure in such a way so that most things work "in the click of a button"
  • You will develop further and maintain the various DevOps tools of the organisation
  • You will take active part in the discussions with the Software- / Data- Engineers und Data Scientists, to understand their needs but also to transport your ideas around the DevOps way of working

No employment/sponsorship visa is available for this opportunity.


  • Graduate degree in Computer Science, Informatics or another quantitative field
  • Very good knowledge in operations and monitoring of application and cloud services
  • Proven track record in the automation of infrastructure services with Infrastructure as a Code Tools like Terraform (preferably), Ansible and Puppet
  • Experience in supporting systems related to our Tech-Stack: Java, Python, Anaconda, React, Apache Spark, Webservers, SQL-Databases, GitHub, Linux
  • A thorough understanding of Software-Development-Quality processes and Cybersecurity
  • A good working knowledge of the Linux operating system
  • Desirables include experience in the operations of cloud-native applications and cloud services (Azure)
  • You have good analytical skills and you can split a complex problem down to its individual parts
  • Team work is not alien to you and you like working together with highly-skilled engineers and scientists
  • You implement new ideas independently and show perseverance when it comes to defending agreed concepts
  • You bring perseverance and constructive assertiveness
  • You can speak English fluently and ideally have basic conversations in German

Interview Process

  • Screening call with CTO [30 mins - video call]
  • Technical interview [90 minutes]
  • Culture interview [30 mins]

How to Apply

If this is something which resonates with your career growth and development path, do share your CV with us at with subject title - SDO-AZD-979