Make investing more accessible to the millions, apply the latest technologies, and work flexibly alongside a bright team of peers!
Who we are
BUX is Europe's fastest-growing neobroker with an ambition to become the number one destination for everyone who wants to do more with their money. Our mission is to build groundbreaking products that shape the future of how we invest. Our three platforms, BUX Zero, BUX X, and BUX Crypto, are made for long-term investing, short-term trading, and buying and selling crypto. We are growing fast and expanding our global team (38 nationalities and counting) with offices in Amsterdam, London, and Cyprus.
About the team
Engineering is at the heart of BUX, and we are proud of our engineering culture. "This is one of the smartest teams I have the chance to work in" is a quote we've heard more than once from our newcomers. You're going to join the BUX X development team and collaborate with our backend engineers to scale out and deploy exciting new features and make our infrastructure ready for further market expansion. We welcome your ideas and encourage everyone to make doing more with your money accessible for everyone. In fact, many of the features in our app stem from ideas from the engineering team!
What will you do as a DevOps Engineer at BUX?
- Own, maintain, and improve the critical infrastructure behind BUX X, including several GKE clusters, Cassandra, RabbitMQ, Elasticsearch, PostgreSQL, and MySQL clusters
- Introduce more automation, audit, and access control
- Improve infrastructure and application security
- Own and maintain our monitoring and alerting system
- Facilitate and adhere to DevOps practices, such as Infrastructure as Code, and work on improving the developers' experience
- Work closely with BUX X backend engineers
Why will you enjoy working at BUX as a DevOps Engineer?
- We have modern infrastructure defined as a code, based in Google Cloud
- You surround yourself with a team of intelligent peers with whom you will get to build exciting new features.
- You are part of a company where your ideas are valued and where continuous learning is encouraged. You are also part of the DevOps community, where you collaborate with your peers on a company-wide DevOps vision and strategy.
- Flexibility is assured; our development teams decide how often they come to our (fabulous) office.
- You get to design, build and run a system designed for scalability and 24/7 availability. We went from 1000 to millions of users with barely any hiccups. (Learn how we did it)
Our DevOps Stack
GCP, Kubernetes, Helm, Terraform, Flux CD, Ansible, RabbitMQ, Kafka, Elasticsearch, Cassandra
Requirements as a DevOps Engineer
We are looking for you if you are passionate about what you do, eager to learn and enjoy trying out different things in collaboration with your peers. Furthermore:
- Work experience as a DevOps engineer or similar role
- Experience with scripting languages such as Python or bash
- Experience with cloud infrastructure provisioning (like Terraform) and configuration tools (Ansible, Puppet, etc.)
- Solid experience in operating Linux, Docker, and Kubernetes in production at scale
- Production experience with cloud, preferably GCP
- Experience with CI/CD tools (with docker and helm)
- Strong communication and people skills
- Experience with Google Cloud Platform
- Experience with Cassandra, Elasticsearch, MySQL, RabbitMQ
- Experience with Kubernetes GitOps tools (FluxCD, JenkinsX, etc.)
- Experience in the financial industry
- Experience operating JVM-based applications
- International, fun, and flexible work environment
- Employee stock options plan
- Company pension plan
- All the hardware you need for your job
- Working from home & travel allowances
- Conference & training budget to boost your professional development
- Every team member at BUX can have unlimited appointments per year with a psychologist or coach via OpenUp
- When applicable, BUX supports your relocation to Amsterdam
- The possibility to work from abroad for 1 month every 12 months
- A cool new office in Amsterdam's lush cultural garden, De Plantage
- A1 Dutch language course for you and your partner
- Flo and Shannon’s famous lunches
- Weekly drinks, fun company events
- Ownership and responsibility: you will be empowered to make a difference and introduce your own ideas
If you are a recruitment agency, please do not contact us about this role.