DevOps Engineer - Akenza Team

DevOps Engineer - Akenza Team

Our partner, Akenza, is a Swiss leading IoT company with focus on commercial IoT.

We believe that the Internet of Things will improve our lives radically. Our goal is to enable integrators, service providers and enterprises, which are the main drivers of the digital transformation, to quickly realize IoT projects.

To develop and deploy Internet of Things applications faster and easier than ever before, Akenza provides a scalable IoT platform. It reduces time-to-market and enables rapid roll-out of feature-rich applications globally and at large scale.

To grow further our Akenza team in Belgrade, we are currently looking for a:

DevOps Engineer

Who will be responsible for operating our system at scale in a multi-tenant setting, further improving our infrastructure automation and implementing integrations that meet customer needs. If you have a solid background in software engineering and are familiar with Kubernetes and Distributed Systems, we’d love to get to know you.

Ultimately, you will execute and automate operational processes fast, accurately and securely.

Your responsibilities:

  • Ensure the smooth operation of the different production and development environments
  • Continuously improve the automation of infrastructure, builds, deployments, testing and monitoring
  • Identify and diagnose technical production issues, and perform root-cause analysis 
  • Know about the tradeoffs in different cloud architectures, and understand how to balance performance, scalability, and cost 
  • Contribute to the roadmap/strategy for DevOps by creating and getting to grips with new things

Your profile:

  • 3+ Years Work experience as a DevOps Engineer
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant field
  • Excellent understanding of Infrastructure as Code principles, APIs, Microservices and related (Cloud) paradigms (e.g. RESTful services)
  • Strong experience in working with Kubernetes, Docker and Terraform
  • Work experience with at least one of the following two Cloud Platforms - Google Cloud Platform and Azure
  • Proficient in *nix and shell-scripting
  • Thorough knowledge of database concepts (SQL- and NoSQL)
  • Good knowledge of cloud security best practices
  • Strong problem-solving attitude Enjoy daily communication and interaction with customers and colleagues in English

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience with an object-oriented programming language (preferably Java or Python)
  • Experience with Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana, Prometheus, Maven and Git
  • Familiarity with backup strategies, disaster recovery scenarios and high availability architectures
  • Good knowledge of networking concepts (ISO/OSI, routing, firewall)

Our offer:

  • We value work-life balance and have flexible working hours
  • We offer you a chance to visit conferences and trainings, as we are  dedicated to provide all our team members with the opportunity to  enhance further their knowledge
  • Lots of team activities and perks: "beer evenings", yearly retreats,  workshops, hackathons
  • Work with an international team of talented engineers 
  • Modern, sunny and open working place with positive and fun atmosphere
  • A stimulating work experience that will allow you to grow both professionally and personally

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!


Working with us will provide you with exciting career opportunities in an international environment, a wide range of fringe benefits and the chance to develop further professionally as well as personally.


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