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Your Role: Professional DevOps Engineer

As our DevOps Engineer, you will transfer our customers' requirements into complex but reliable deployments that operate at high availability.

While using Linux, AWS/Azure, and the Cloudera Data Platform you will deliver our services directly to our customers and push forward the progress. Together with an incredibly talented cross-functional team, you bring in prior experiences, best practices, and a collaborative attitude to steer our DevOps projects.


  • Implement customer requirements in stable and reliable deployments.
  • Deploy and extend large-scale clustered systems or cloud environments for our clients.
  • Fine-tune and optimize our deployments to process millions of records every day.
  • Support our customers and development teams in transitioning capabilities from development and testing to operations/production.
  • Design and deploy applications using Linux, AWS/Azure, and the Cloudera Data Platform
  • Automate as much as possible by using Ansible, Terraform, Puppet and many more.
  • Ensure high quality delivered at every stage by following best practices, clear documentation, and automated tests.

Job requirements


    • At least 2 years of experience as a DevOps
    • A solid understanding of core AWS services (EC2, VPC, S3, RDS, Lambda, Route 53...) or Azure equivalents
    • Hands-on experience in administrating Linux-based systems
    • Scripting language, such as Python or Bash, Java, Ruby, or similar languages
    • Knowledge of infrastructure automation tools such as Terraform, Ansible, SaltStack or Puppet
    • Understanding of professional software engineering best practices and methodologies
    • Experience in one of the following Hadoop distribution: CDH/CDP, HDP, MapR
    • Understanding of frameworks and tools such as HDFS, YARN, Spark, or HBase
    • Good database management experience using MySQL, MariaDB, or PostgreSQL
    • Verbal and written skills in English (a MUST), other languages (e.g. German, Russian, Spanish) are an advantage


  • Understanding knowledge of Docker and Kubernetes or other container-based solutions
  • Experience in Flink, Kafka, Ozone, Airflow or Kudu


  • Show the qualities that enable high performance like being curious about learning and thinking agile
  • Act objective oriented - deliver on what brings greatest value to the organization
  • Work enterprising - chart a course that understands customer needs and creates competitive advantage
  • Empower others- build up the team and uplift growth
  • Demonstrate reliability- be disciplined and conscientious in your tasks


  • Work in an English-speaking, international, and pluralistic company that feels like one global big family
  • Boost your own career together with some of the greatest minds in our industry (Apache Committers, PMC members, MVPs, etc.)
  • Create real impact and make a difference while developing unique systems and applications for our numerous renowned customers in Germany and Europe
  • Professional development opportunities and an unrivaled lifelong learning philosophy that will max out your potential (guaranteed!)
  • Unlimited access to Udemy
  • Well-structured personal development path executed by Ultra Tendency Academy
  • Open feedback culture that generates distinct value from connecting people through networks rather than through hierarchies
  • Contribute your ideas and turn it into value through a high level of personal responsibility
  • Great pay and compensations
  • Flexible work through home office and flextime
  • Employee referral program
  • Regular (virtual) teambuilding events
  • Ultra Summer: Company-wide workation event in a beautiful location (e.g. Mallorca)


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Company name: Ultra Tendency
Remote job title: DevOps Engineer at Ultra Tendency () (allows remote)
Job tags: hadoop, devops, mysql, spark, kafka, sysadmin

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