Site Reliability Engineer (SRE)

Want to be part of a fast-growing international fintech company? Become a Site Reliability Engineer (SRE) at five°degrees.

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Willianne Brocks
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About five°degrees

what we do.

five°degrees is an Amsterdam-based Fintech, currently developing a cloud-native core banking platform to create banking as it should be. We combine state-of-the-art technology and sound financial knowledge to create unique digital solutions for today’s banks and for people who like banking to be quick and easy.   

With 150+ employees in Amsterdam, Lisbon, Reykjavik, Frankfurt and Serbia, we have a broad spectrum of different cultures and are growing.   

Our mission is to provide banks and financial service providers with a way to bridge the gap between the old and the new world by adopting digitization and automation. We achieve this by offering a cloud native core banking platform.  

We have a learning mindset and aim to continuously improve ourselves and our own way of working. 

how we do it.

Your future colleagues are very proud of the company and are extremely happy with their job, as is proven in the results of the Staff Involvement Survey. Our company culture is open, transparent, and collaborative. Be part of a team where everyone makes a real contribution to our customers’ success.

We believe that having fun in your work gives better and greater results! Even in the current lockdown, we stay connected, have regular company-wide meetings and make sure you feel appreciated.

what you'll do.

Are you passionate about the automation, installation, programming and operation of cloud computing? Do you find it exciting to work in an international environment and at the same time work with financial companies in Iceland. At five°degrees, we are looking for talents that can design, develop and operate the cloud technology stack that we use to run our financial software.

We primarily use Microsoft technologies such as Azure, .net, C #, Fluent UI and SQL Server, and are constantly looking for new ways to improve our way of working. We hope you can help us out.

To be eligible for the job, you must have a university degree in computer science, software engineering or similar education. Be ready to study and be interested in working on our technology. Work experience is an advantage and also an experience in operating Azure, AWS or similar cloud environments.

your role.

  • Take part in delivering our software as SaaS, its run, setup and operations.
  • Take part in designing the Azure architecture, automating the infrastructure and setting up monitoring and alerting.
  • Be part of an effective team with the skills and competencies to maintains and run a SaaS platform that is operational and available to our customers 24/7.
  • Work with development teams to ensure reliable and secure cloud-oriented application design and implementation.
  • Stay on top of emerging technologies and trends, educate, and implement as applicable.

who you are.

  • University degree in engineering, computer science or similar.
  • Passionate about automation, scale, performance, security and infrastructure as code.
  • Passionate about Continuous Delivery and operating SaaS.
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of CI/CD environments for software development.
  • Comfortable communicating with co-workers, customers and management.
  • Excellent English skills, both written and verbal.
  • Experience with and comfort working in a multi-cultural, multi-disciplined organization.
  • Hands-on experience and in-depth knowledge of operations and Microsoft’s Azure services.
  • Experience with automation building Infrastructure as Code and associated processes.
  • Good understanding of the implications of Infrastructure-as-a-Service and Platform-as-a-Service and experience of using such services to build and deliver software.
  • Experience in running and operating Software-as-a-Service applications is a plus.
  • Experience in operating distributed systems is a plus.

what we offer.

  • All the basics, a competitive monthly salary and great hardware.
  • The mobile phone of your choosing.
  • Plenty of space for personal development.
  • A multi-cultural international working environment.
  • A great team of highly skilled professionals.
  • Excellent benefits like a retirement plan and disability plan.
  • Mutual flexibility.
  • A warm workplace that promotes equal opportunity and values inclusion and diversity.
  • And once the current social restrictions are over.
  • Travel allowance.
  • A cool office workspace, easily accessible with public transport.
  • Drinks, snacks and fruit.
  • A fun environment with many social events per month.

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  • Company: five°degrees
  • Location: Iceland
  • Employment contract: Full-time