Senior DevOps Engineer (m,f,d)

  • Lecturio GmbH
  • Leipzig, Germany
  • 04/08/2022
Full time Data Engineering Big Data Software Engineering DevOps

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Job Description

employment type
full time
permanent employment

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About us
Shape the digital future with Lecturio!
Thanks to our digital infrastructure throughout, you can support us directly from your desk at home! If you prefer to meet with colleagues in the office, this is absolutely no problem due to our flexible model. With a global team, we work every day to revolutionize digital learning. As an online learning platform and producer of over 10,000 courses in the fields of medicine, law, taxes, software, business and professional development, we are playing a decisive role in shaping the transformation to a knowledge society. Our international knowledge platform ( also supports more than 200,000 students worldwide with medical education content every day. We pursue the mission of making first-class education accessible to learning enthusiasts around the globe.

Your tasks

  • Designing and implementing server architectures in three environments - development, staging and production.
  • Setting up alerting and monitoring of business KPIs, quotas and server processes.
  • Automating routine processes and infrastructure deployments.
  • Staying on the forefront of security measures to keep the systems secure on all the system layers (Linux, AWS, application stack).
  • Designing and implementing security procedures, user groups and roles identity management.
  • Implementing and maintaining disaster recovery procedures.

What we expect

  • You have at least 5 years of professional experience in the fields of:
  • Linux system administration (Amazon Linux and Debian based)
  • Infrastructure-as-a-Code with Chef or similar
  • Containerisation with Docker
  • AWS Administration of both EC2 instances and serverless infrastructure (Fargate, ECS)
  • Managing Jenkins for Continuous Integration, QA and deployment
  • You are proficient using scripting languages.
  • You strive to automate any routine process, but experienced enough to completely understand the requirements, before rushing to code.
  • You are able to apply root-cause analysis in solving problems so that they do not repeat.
  • You are able to think clearly under pressure and apply timely fixes.

What you can expect

  • You benefit from flexible working hours and remote work that allows a sustainable work/life balance.
  • We appreciate your ideas and new impulses! As a company that offers advanced online training, we welcome an environment where everyone can share personal input and suggestions for improvement.
  • You can expect an extensive onboarding experience with inter-divisional introduction meetings and regular feedback sessions.
  • As a Lecturio you have – of course – free access to all our video courses and learning materials.
  • We value a great atmosphere and we love celebrating achievements! As an employee at Lecturio, you are always welcome to join team events, internal exchange meetings, and coffee breaks (currently online).

About us
Our MISSION is to provide students and faculty with the best learning tools, proven effective by learning science. We understand the challenges all students face as they endeavor to master the vast amount of foundational science needed to become outstanding healthcare providers. We know that true mastery of this material and the global shortage of healthcare professionals requires a paradigm shift in how medicine is taught.
In order to take on this challenge, Lecturio created a high-quality digital medical education resource, which is affordable, adaptive, and personalized. We designed our platform with the needs of learners and faculty in mind, combined with the latest state-of-the-art learning technology and comprehensive monitoring and assessment features.

Our mission appeals to* you? Lecturio’s TEAM* is made up of people with very diverse backgrounds and more than 250 physicians, including educators from prestigious medical schools such as Harvard University, Johns Hopkins, and University College London, to ensure top didactic quality of all content. Our faculty advisory board, which consists of high-profile experienced educators, gives strategic direction and ensures effective quality management.
More than half a million learners and educators from more than 175 countries are using Lecturio. Join us on this journey!

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent