Lead DevOps Engineer (m/f/x)

HERE Technologies
Berlin, Germany/Remote
Added: March 7, 2024
What's the role?


As part of the Rendering Services team you will be developing and operating our global map rendering services: and upcoming services.

  • You will be working in an international team comprising of software engineers, devops, architects and QA.
  • You will have the opportunity to work with highly available services, large collections of data and varied software services.
  • You will help us scaling our solutions to new customer demand.
  • You will be instrumental in our goal to optimize our services for high performance and availability, as well as cost efficiency.


  • Ensuring that our services are stable, secure and running with high-performance on a globally distributed compute platform (AWS, Kubernetes)
  • Enabling and supporting continuous deployment of our services (Gitlab)
  • Extending our service deployments to new AWS regions
  • Monitoring and optimizing our services and infrastructure for scalability and cost efficiency
  • Analysing and fixing issues and bugs in our services
  • Jointly working with our software engineers on development of our new services

Who are you?


  • M.Sc. degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent practical experience
  • Proficiency in infrastructure scripting using languages like Python, GO, BASH
  • Solid analytical, problem-solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Understanding of challenges in development of performant and cost efficient systems
  • Knowledge of Kubernetes and Cloud Platforms like AWS as well as related tooling
  • Good oral and written English communication skills
  • Strong team player
  • Strong motivation to learn
  • Self-motivated

Desired experience:

  • Experience with CI/CD processes and tools such as GitLab
  • Experience with "Infrastructure as Code" principles
  • Experience of working knowledge of a programming language like C++, Rust / Interest in software engineering and developing services in Rust
  • Knowledge of logging and monitoring tools such as Splunk, Prometheus, Grafana

What We Offer

  • A great work-life balance
  • Hybrid model of work
  • Challenging problems to solve
  • Collaborative and encouraging colleagues
  • Opportunities to learn, grow and develop: company hackathons, technical talks, and trainings
  • Regular feedbacks
  • 30 paid vacation days
  • Flexible working hours
  • Competitive salary plus bonus
  • BVG company ticket
  • German language course
  • Access to Insight Timer app for sessions on meditation, yoga, etc.
  • Diverse team of fantastic & talented people from 60+ countries worldwide.
  • Brown bag talks, team events, BBQ on the rooftop and more!

Change is HERE. Apply Now!

Our culture is founded on openness, collaboration and honesty, with colleagues who are brilliant in their field, helpful, resilient, loyal and strive for the best. One team in that everyone makes a difference and everyone is heard.

As part of HERE Technologies employment process, candidates will be required to successfully complete a pre-employment screening process. This offer and any related claims are subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment screening. This will involve employment, education, and criminal verification if applicable.

HERE is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, parental status, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

Who are we?

HERE Technologies is a location data and technology platform company. We empower our customers to achieve better outcomes – from helping a city manage its infrastructure or a business optimize its assets to guiding drivers to their destination safely.

At HERE we take it upon ourselves to be the change we wish to see. We create solutions that fuel innovation, provide opportunity and foster inclusion to improve people’s lives. If you are inspired by an open world and driven to create positive change, join us. Learn more about us. Watch Video