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OPERATIONS ENGINEER

Platomics develops a global marketplace for personalized medicine to make the future of molecular diagnostics available today. We are a young vibrant team and apply the most advanced computing technologies to enable big data processing and analysis in healthcare. We are bioinformaticians, genetics researchers, software developers and mathematicians. Contact us if you love to code and work with other developers to build meaningful products.


As an Operations Engineer you have the following responsibilities

  • Engage in and improve the whole life-cycle of services from inception and design, through deployment, operation and refinement

  • Support services before they go live through activities such as system design consulting, developing software platforms and frameworks, capacity planning and launch reviews

  • Maintain services once they are in production by measuring and monitoring availability, latency and overall system health

  • Scale systems through mechanisms like automation and evolve systems by improving their reliability and velocity

Minimum Qualifications

  • Strong knowledge of container technologies

  • Experience with Unix/Linux operating systems internals and administration or networking (preferably Debian, Ubuntu)

  • Experience in running applications and services at scale with deployment automation platforms like Kubernetes or Docker Swarm

  • Strong desire to build infrastructure as code

  • Ability to automate routine tasks.

  • Experience in one of the following: Bash, Python, ansible

  • Experience with version control systems such as Git

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with build automation tools focusing on Continuous Deployment and Continuous Delivery (e.g. GitLab)

  • Knowledge of logging and monitoring systems like ELK stack, Grafana or Prometheus

  • Experience with cluster file-systems like Ceph or GlusterFS

  • Expertise in designing and analyzing large-scale distributed systems

  • Experience managing and hosting applications in AWS or Google Cloud Platform

  • Knowledge of security concepts like SSL, keystores, security certificates, SSO Integration and authorization tokens

We offer

  • Interesting topics in a rapidly growing market

  • Challenging and varied tasks

  • Flexible work schedule


You’ll earn an appropriate salary starting at EUR 40.000 gross. Willingness for overpayment is given for candidates with proper experience and/or qualifications.  

Platomics´ office is very conveniently located close to the metro station of U1, U2 and U4 Karlsplatz.

Apply via: careers@platomics.com or call +43 660 222 03 95