Cloud Operations Engineer (m/f/x)

Job description

Founded in 2014, Scalable Capital is a financial technology startup with offices in Munich and London. Our aim is to transform the traditional wealth management industry, making first class investment services available to everyone. Our management team combines deep capital markets experience and e-commerce know-how with decades of academic research into financial markets. Our company has repeatedly been mentioned in the German & UK Press as one of the most promising fintech startups. We've also won an award as "Best German Robo-Advisor 2016" and according to Financial News our smartphone app is one of the "must haves of the fintech age".

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As Cloud Operations Engineer, you will

  • Love and embrace a DevOps culture while maintaining a healthy work-life balance
  • Shape and scale the infrastructure automation and data processing for best-in-class digital financial products
  • Translate both business requirements and product ideas into feasible technology stacks
  • Work alongside a highly motivated team of software engineers and academics implementing change in the financial industry
  • Get to work on cutting edge technology and be part of modern software development practices
  • Use your skills to your full potential, learn how to be successful in our environment, and develop into a role that suits you
  • Get to work with some of Europe's most prestigious and important financial institutions and develop successful long-term B2B partnerships

What we offer

  • Be part of one of the fastest-growing and most visible Fintech startups in Europe, creating an innovative service that has a substantial impact on the lives of our customers
  • Work with an international and growing team with past careers at large (financial) institutions such as Goldman Sachs, Google, Westwing or BlackRock
  • Enjoy an office in a great location in the middle of Munich, one of Germany’s most attractive cities
  • Learn and grow by joining our in-house knowledge sharing sessions and your individual Education Package
  • Enjoy numerous startup perks
  • Work productively with the latest hardware and tools
  • Benefit from an attractive compensation package
  • Learn about the German culture and join our free German language courses


As Cloud Operations Engineer, you have

  • A university degree (e.g. M.Sc. in computer science, engineering, science or other technical field), or comparable qualification
  • Demonstrated experience with complex cloud- or microservice-based architectures in a production environment
  • Strong understanding of networking and computing fundamentals
  • Exposure to or interest in our tech stack: AWS, Docker, Spring, Kotlin, Go, and Python, Node.js
  • Working knowledge of at least one of the following programming languages and ecosystems: Java, Kotlin, Python, or Node.js
  • Excellent communication skills that are clear, concise, and targeted towards your audience - engineering, product, or other stakeholders
  • A passion for infrastructure as code, automation, and robust, scalable solutions
  • Experience with Scientific Computing or Financial Services is an advantage