Cloud Engineer (f/m/d)


Berlin, BE, DE Wildpoldsried, BY, DE Home Office, DE

Stellen-ID:  2085

At the earliest date possible we are looking for support for our #teamsonnen

Clean and affordable energy for all is one of the greatest challenges of our time. Sonnen has been committed to this mission since 2010 and is now represented in Europe, the USA and Australia with over 1,000 team members globally. In Germany, our offices are located in the beautiful Wildpoldsried (Allgäu) and the vibrating heart of Berlin Kreuzberg.

At sonnen, we are building the energy system of the future. To this end, we are developing new technologies and business models that have not existed before. Whether intelligent power storage, virtual power plants or digital services - we set the trends of a new energy world. That means, among other things, the inexpensive production and storage of renewable energy and the intelligent networking of producers and consumers. sonnen thereby gives people around the world the opportunity to become independent of fossil fuels and conventional energy supplier.

We are growing steadily and are looking for people who want to join us in our vision of clean and affordable energy for all while making a positive impact on climate change.

We are looking for a DevOps/Cloud Engineer to help us create, improve and scale up our infrastructure, keeping everything running as it should and ensuring service availability and service levels expected of a world-class IT company. You’re also going to be involved in teams daily basis, providing infrastructure and tools for other teams, like deployments, CI/CD.

We need an person experienced in large-scale web application deployments. Configuration management and security should be top-of-mind and rolling out globally redundant, auto-scaling environments should excite you. If you’re up to the challenge of solving real-world problems while you enjoy changing our world, we’ve got a great opportunity for you.


What you will do to help drive energy transition:

  • Setup and maintain the environments where Sonnen's applications run.

  • Manage the deployment and configuration of those applications.

  • Set up the monitoring of the whole system.

  • Act as a bridge that advocates for clear and smooth communication between our IT and Development teams.

  • Managing all infrastructure deployments, both internal and cloud-based.

  • Automate system tools and team tools.

  • Working with other system and database administrators to maintain the service levels of all systems.

  • Defining configuration management and deployment procedures, including post-release monitoring and risk analysis.

  • Deploy, improve and maintain our monitoring tools.

  • Interact with other teams to promote best practices.

  • Create and maintain stability and performance tests.


What you will need on that journey:

  • Minimum of 4+ years relevant work experience.

  • Great documentation skills.

  • Experience with elastic scalable systems.

  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (IAM, Multi-Account Setups, CiS Benchmark, EKS, RDS, Serverless et. al)

  • Experience in Infrastructure-as-Code with Terraform

  • Experience in Docker and Kubernetes

  • Experience with Logging and Monitoring Solutions (Datadog, Cloudwatch)

  • Strong Linux administration skills

  • Experience with Elixir, Ruby or Python or any high-level programming language is a plus.

  • Fluent English.


We Offer:

  • A challenging, energetic, and fast-paced environment, we’re very open here, and we want to hear your opinions and ideas about how we can extend our infrastructure and do things better.

  • Highly skilled team. Knowledge sharing and learning from your colleagues is strongly encouraged and lived.

  • You will be part of a multicultural team. We have a fun and friendly international work environment.

What you can expect at sonnen:

  • An atmosphere of openness, tolerance and mutual respect, where innovation is expected and encouraged
  • The option of working full- or part-time for every position
  • 29-32 days annual vacation with increasing team membership
  • Leasing of company bikes with up to 40% discount
  • At sonnen, all positions can be filled full or part-time
  • Flexible working hours and home office option
  • Workation within the EU
  • Free German, English as well as online yoga and body art courses
  • Soft drinks, fruits and cereals in our offices
  • Regular team and company events
  • We love dogs! You too? Feel free to bring your fellow friend to our offices
  • Other benefits, such as discounts on sports memberships and other services or products

You feel we are a match? Apply now and help us to shape the energy transition together. We look forward to welcoming you to #teamsonnen!

sonnen - energy is yours!

Jobsegment: Database, Linux, Cloud, Technology