IT Operations & Infrastructure Manager (m/f)

Berlin, Germany

Elinvar offers asset and wealth managers the digital B2B2C platform for their business: Comprehensive and customized for each partner’s business model.

Working at Elinvar is like the platform itself: uncomplicated and focused on excellence. As a B2B2C provider, we work with asset managers who are managing billions of customer assets. Accordingly, the demands they have on us are high, and we expect a lot from ourselves, too. We are a dynamic team of technology and financial experts and we need your talent to seamlessly bring this disruptive product to our users.

About the technical stack: the platform consists of dozens of microservices which are mainly based on Java 8. They communicate through Kafka and a GraphQL. Data is stored in PostgreSQL and Couchbase. The services are running in Docker containers on three AWS data centers in a high availability mode, managed by Kubernetes. The frontend is based on React.js. We are using GitLab for source control and continuous integration. The development process is based on Scrum with 2-week sprints. 

Sounds interesting? We’re now looking for an IT Operations & Infrastructure Manager (m/f) to join our team at Elinvar.

What will keep you challenged?

  • Taking ownership of technical production issues and resolving them in a timely and cost-effective manner with high customer satisfaction
  • Managing the DevOps, technical support, infrastructure, and corporate IT team
  • Hiring exceptional engineers and talents to grow the team
  • Defining the roadmap for the infrastructure deliverables and prioritizing the infrastructure backlog
  • Ensuring the corporate IT is working to a high standard
  • Constantly improving the security, monitoring and release management

What are we looking for?

  • 5+ years experience working in a technologically challenging environment
  • Broad technology experience and ability to understand complex software platforms
  • You are highly reliable, structured and analytical with the ability to solve problems in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment
  • A hands-on leader: You have a strategic mindset, but are also known as someone who can roll up their sleeves to tactically execute
  • Acting as a role model and motivating people in a collaborative environment, even in hard times
  • Excellent communication skills in German and fluent English

As an advantage: 

  • Knowledge of the financial industry
  • Experience in AWS or Java 

Why Elinvar?

  • Join a high-performing team with diversity and ownership as our core values
  • Our partners manage billions and expect excellence. We empower employees to reshape finance and look for talented and dedicate people
  • Our co-founders share tremendous industry expertise and together with the team are dedicated to ensuring Elinvar’s long-term success
  • We believe hard work and success deserve to be celebrated – both in and out of the office