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Job TitlePlatform Engineer
Business Stream:Tipico

We are Tipico, the leading sports betting provider in Germany and one of the most exciting tech companies in the industry. We are fueled by our passion for the perfect product, using the newest tech stack to make advances every single day. Our culture is bursting with energy and ambition where we generate intense moments of Spannung, thriving through our values of Trust, Progress, and Passion. We push the limits of what's possible because we believe that when adrenaline meets progress, awesome things happen. 

Are you ready to turn up the power and bring the thrill of Spannung into your working life? Then show us your game face – because we're looking for a Platform Engineer to join the team! 

Job Description 

Tipico is looking for a Platform Engineer to join our team. Grow with us, introduce us to new ideas, and develop products that maximize the thrill of sports for our customers. Every day, you'll work in a highly collaborative and agile environment with cross-functional team members to develop products and create technical solutions that push us forward. 


Your playing field: 

  • You are planning, designing, and monitoring services in the AWS cloud to assure optimal reliability, security, and availability managing automation tasks around containerized applications in Kubernetes 
  • You are operating and developing with the use of managed services in the AWS Cloud (EKS, ElastiCache, OpenSearch, S3, Lambda, Kafka MSK, EC2, ECS, etc.) 
  • You are constantly looking for new trends in the market and see how we can benefit from implementation in our environment. 
  • You are not afraid to play around with new technologies of your choice to improve the quality of our day-to-day life 
  • You are designing infrastructure as a code (IaC) environment in combination with CI/CD workflows. 
  • You are operating in a highly flexible environment with continuous service improvement  
  • You are working on automating our daily routines and maintenance tasks to be more efficient 


Which skills should you bring to the pitch: 

  • Education and Experience. Bachelor/master’s degree in computer science or an equivalent degree OR you have 4+ years of professional experience in cloud system engineering 
  • Subject Matter Expert. You have production experience with AWS, Terraform, (IaC), Kubernetes, and Cloud Infrastructure Service Design, implementation, and operation skills.  
  • You have solid knowledge and experience in designing, setup, maintaining, and troubleshooting Enterprise-level systems. 
  • Automation Skills. You have a hands-on experience in scripting and automation (Python, Go, etc.) 
  • Issues are challenges for you. You have troubleshooting skills, and you can apply a logical approach to resolutions 
  • Benefit. Vendor certifications (AWS) or equivalent, Experience in a Java-based development environment (Java Background is of benefit) 
  • Language skills. You are fluent in English. If you have a working knowledge of German, it would be an advantage.