DevOps Engineer

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DevOps Engineer

As an Eindhoven-based scale up we are looking for the best DevOps Engineers and helping them grow both professionally and personal. 


Full-time · Veldhoven & Amsterdam

Working at Merapar

Merapar is a young and growing software services company. Developing, mission critical cloud solutions for many blue-chip clients in various industries including TV and Media, IoT and Automotive. Already we have millions of people using our award-winning software solutions on a daily basis. We help customers to execute their cloud transformation strategy and it’s our goal to give our end-customers the best possible experience in the cloud.

As a Merapar employee you will be able to work flexibly and cooperate on interesting and challenging technical projects with like-minded team members based not only in the Netherlands, but also our locations in the UK, Germany and Poland. 

The people who work for Merapar are our primary asset and we encourage and invest in training and certification in Cloud technologies and Agile methodologies.

Flexibility is key for a services business, if you are someone who relishes new challenges and wishes to be in an environment where you will be working with lots of different clients and on many different projects then Merapar is the business for you.

About this position

As a Merapar DevOps Specialist you will work closely with our clients and development teams to deliver innovative software that provides genuine business value. You will join a skilled and motivated team, hit the ground running and think on your feet. We offer flexibility and freedom in return for passion and commitment.

If this job does not look like a perfect fit but you like our vision and think you have something to offer, check out our other vacancies or get in touch for an informal chat.

As a DevOps Specialist at Merapar you will build complex, secure and scalable cloud-based solutions within the domains of Broadcasting, Fintech IoT and Automotive. Some of our clients within these domains are large international media businesses. Millions of people make use of our solutions on a daily basis, so in order to make sure that the end-users will have the best experience when interacting with or using these products, you and your team are responsible for developing end to end solutions that make sure all systems will run smoothly in the background.

As a DevOps Specialist you will be responsible for the design, implementation and operations of backend or frontend products and inspire your team to build great software, share knowledge and find new ways to solve problems together. You are the Linux and CI/CD expert, help the development teams automating as much of their work as possible, and are experienced in integrating everything in Cloud.

As a DevOps Specialist you will also provide Consultancy to assist Merapar clients in building their DevOps Competency.

Are you that DevOps Specialist that knows all about the communication between devices, databases and cloud systems? Do you feel comfortable being responsible for the end-to-end dataflow? Well…

...you're going to like this position if you:

  • want to work in a flexible and constantly evolving environment where you will develop solutions for a wide range of domains and clients

  • want to work on solutions that will be used by thousands and thousands of end-users every day

  • want to try out new technologies on the job, and want to convince your colleagues why ‘your tech’ is the best solution and fit for the challenge

  • want to have the freedom in picking courses and/or trainings you think are best for you


...you will be a fit for this position if you:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Science, Engineering, Computing or other technical subject

  • At least 3 years experience as a DevOps Engineer working on a variety of projects

  • The ability to identify and solve problems and work with minimal guidance and direction

  • Significant experience Experience Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery and Automated Testing

  • Excellent knowledge of English with first-rate verbal and written communication skills

  • A good understanding of security, scalability and resilience in software development

    Experience of defining, implementing, releasing and maintaining various microservices, both back- and frontend based

  • Experience in choosing technologies and structuring system architectures

    Enjoy understanding client requirements and working with client and Merapar teams to develop world-leading DevOps competencies

  • Presentation skills, communicating with peers and management

  • Are resident in The Netherlands

  • Can speak Dutch, but most importantly are fluent in English


...you will receive a hero-cape when you:

  • have a lot of cloud experience in your backpack
  • want to share your knowledge with the rest of the company during our internal sharing moments, or as a presenter during our next Meetup


Do you think this is interesting and are you eager to hear more? Great! Just click ’Apply now’ below and we’ll invite you for a cup of coffee!

We help globally recognised brands deliver groundbreaking digital experiences to their customers. We are a scale up but our founding members come from leading media and TV companies. In fact, the chances are last time you watched TV we played a part in bringing it to your screen. TV is where it all started for us, but we’re rapidly expanding into the IoT (Internet of Things) space and will make some exciting announcements there soon.

Our office in Brainport Eindhoven Region