Platform Engineer

Gothenburg /
Product – Development /
Okay, so, here's the deal: our job at Zimpler is to build a fintech product that makes it really easy to pay and withdraw money online and to do that, we are looking for a new developer to join our team.

As a Platform Engineer at Zimpler, you will have full ownership of the projects you are a part of. You will belong to a cross-functional team, where you will have a genuine impact on the team's decisions. Meaning that when there will be a challenge or an obstacle, you will be able to overcome it together with colleagues that have your back.

Sounds about right to you? Then check out the details below.

About the role
To support the further growth of Zimpler we are looking for an experienced Software Engineer to join our platform team as a Platform Engineer. Your main objective will be to help move Zimpler's platform and infrastructure to the next level.

Things you’ll be responsible for

    • help move the platform forward with the rest of the platform team
    • help devs with troubleshooting
    • configure our service mesh to improve network resilience
    • perform upgrades, maintenance and general improvements

Things you are really good at

    • knowledge of Kubernetes & general cloud infrastructure
    • writing k8s controllers
    • familiarity with lower level components
    • solid knowledge of AWS
    • experience with Terraform
    • familiarity with Postgres and Crossplane is a plus
    • patience for staring at code
    • capacity for self-teaching

Our Tech Stack

    • modern micro-service architecture
    • infra on AWS (RDS, EKS, S3…) setup using Terraform and Crossplane
    • platform built on Kubernetes and deployments through ArgoCD
    • monitoring and logging with Datadog
    • istio service mesh
    • code self-hosted on Gitlab, using Gitlab CI
    • commit-to-running-in-staging time under a minute
    • infrastructure tooling in Bash, Ruby & Golang

And you are definitely

    • fluent in English
    • enjoy problem-solving
    • driven and with a wide interest of different technical areas
    • great at communicating in different ways
    • big on teamwork and mutual trust