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Senior Staff DevOps Engineer (m/f/d) Engineering

  • Full-time
  • Europe
  • Germany, Remote
  • Hamburg
  • Remote

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At Taxdoo, we value flexibility and work-life balance, and as a remote-first organization, we believe that you should not have to sacrifice either to succeed.

We are on a mission to build the financial operating system for e-commerce in Europe, which will allow companies to focus on their core business without being slowed down by bureaucracy.

Taxdoo's products make it easy for e-commerce businesses and accountants to handle VAT (sales tax) and other compliance requirements while providing a comprehensive overview of their financial status. Our fully automated end-to-end solution is valued by thousands of customers across Europe. 

Our team comes from a range of backgrounds, and we believe in our core values of Diversity, Simplicity, Quality, and Trust. Even if you don't think you fit every requirement of the job post, we encourage you to apply. We're more interested in your potential and your passion than your previous experience.



Our Way

When it comes to hiring, we have a way. Strongly believing that great minds think alike, we want to join forces and align with you in four simple steps.

  1. 01
    Meet the recruiter

  2. 02
    Meet the team

  3. 03
    Meet the hiring manager and founder

  4. 04

What you will do

You will be joining team DevOptimus and…

  • Provide architectural leadership for developing and building DevOps strategies.

  • Develop and recommend tools that help improve the efficiency of our team and promote a culture of continuous improvement for technology, and processes.

  • Collaborate effectively with Engineering and other key partners to negotiate necessary code changes - you act to resolve issues that stop the team from working effectively.

  • You are responsible for driving the improvement of automation and optimization of processes and components within engineering, leveraging CI/CD tools and pipelines.

  • You are responsible for the lifecycle of services (conception and design, deployment, operation, monitoring, and securing).

  • You help to bring new features and services into production.

  • You will measure and monitor availability, and latency as well as scale and evolve our systems to improve their reliability, speed, and overall system health.

  • You assist with quickly investigating and responding to problems reported in the QA of projects. 


What you are good at

  • You have 6+ years of experience building applications and setups on AWS using services such as Lambda, API Gateway, Organizations, Cloudfront, and GitLab.

  • You bring solid experience in software development (e.g. Java, TypeScript) with relevant methodologies (like CI/CD, A/B Testing, Feature Flags, Canary Release, BlueGreen Deployment, TDD).

  • You have an exceptional understanding of agile development processes and methodologies as well as experience in application operations (e.g. Shell Scripting, PowerShell/CMD Scripting), configuration management, and/or automated deployments as well as in provisioning server systems.

  • You have very good knowledge in orchestration platforms (e.g. Kubernetes or Openshift), infrastructure as code/IT automation (CDK, Terraform, Ansible, Puppet, Chef or similar tools), CI/CD (Jenkins, GitLab CI, Azure DevOps Pipelines), AWS and DevSecOps (Prisma Cloud, Sysdig Falco, WhiteSource, BlackDuck, OWASP ZAP, Docker Image Scanning).

  • You have excellent communication, presentation, interpersonal and analytical skills, including the ability to communicate complex, interactive design concepts clearly and persuasively across different audiences and varying levels of the organization.

  • You demonstrate the use of metrics and usage data analysis to generate new requirements and analyze defects for cloud-hosted solutions.

  • Most of it all, you are passionate about DevOps and the modern DevOps toolset and you will help Taxdoo towards our shared mission - Building the Financial Operating System for e-commerce.


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At Taxdoo, we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. In our recruitment process, we consider applicants regardless of sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, or age. Diversity is one of the core values that we embrace on different levels within the organization- from our employees to our products and clients.

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Why Taxdoo?

We know that with great power comes great responsibility. This is why we know what’s on you, what’s on us, and what we can do together.

Whether you are a self-starter or a team player, at Taxdoo we have your back. We work hard (but happily!) to create a place where your voice is heard and your ideas will come to life - no matter how big or small they may be.


Communication is key. As every vibrant startup grows, we also have obstacles to overcome. This is exactly why we put many efforts into constantly bettering our already great feedback culture by involving our management and ensuring they are there every step of the way.


By working with innovative technologies that support an outstanding product we came with full force to build the Financial Operating System for e-commerce. Taxdoo is the place for all those great minds who wish to make an impact with their work. Because we believe that what drives real change in the world is the people that make it.

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