• Location
    • Amsterdam
  • Date Posted
  • Oct. 26, 2021
  • Function
  • IT
  • Sector
  • Business Applications

Love to travel?

  • Excited to work within an International team?
  • Want to be part of a rapidly scaling company?

WeTravel (www.wetravel.com) is an online fintech payment platform that transforms travel companies’ finances, communication, and marketing from a lot of manual paperwork to digital. We are a VC-backed company, bringing together a diverse and highly motivated team.

Our values

This position presents the opportunity to work in a business-critical role in a rapidly growing company. You will also uphold our four core values:

  • Be the solution - take ownership, drive collaboration
  • Be resourceful - strive for new wins every day
  • Be honest - default to transparency
  • Be respectful - treat others like you want to be treated

Role summary

We are looking for a creative senior DevOps engineer to manage the transition between project planning and software deployment. In this role, your duties will include developing software and configuring systems and performing diagnostic tests throughout the stages of development.

To ensure success as a senior DevOps engineer, you should demonstrate extensive experience in DevOps engineering, optimize and enhancing software performance.


  • Design and implement the DevOps architecture and automation solutions including but not limited infrastructure security, automated provisioning, CI/CD pipeline
  • Consulting with a team on the operational requirements of software solutions.
  • Contributing expertise on information system options, risk, and operational impact.
  • Documenting processes and monitoring performance metrics.

Qualifications and Skills

  • An experienced senior or principal development or DevOps engineer (or equivalent role) working on large-scale projects and architecture.
  • Advanced knowledge of programming languages such as Python, Ruby, and Bash and writing code and scripts.
  • Strong hands on experience and skills on following technologies: Cloud-Native AWS, AWS EC2, AWS S3, ElasticCache (Redis), Elastic Kubernetes, Amazon OpenSearch (ElasticSearch), AWS Firewall Manager (WAF), AWS MySQL Database (RDS), PostgreSQL, RabbitMQ, Terraform, Service Mesh tolls, Configuration management tools, and Docker Kubernetes
  • Clear understanding of the technologies supporting areas such as Cloud Computing (AWS), Micro Services, Streaming Technologies, Network, Security, etc.,
  • Ability to install and configure software, gather test-stage data, and perform debugging.
  • Solid experience and mindset on Cloud based security solution and architecture design and implementation.
  • Corresponding development experiences on micro-services based frontend and backend applications are preferred.
  • Collaboration with the application team leads to ensure that the application teams’ needs are met through the CI/CD framework, component monitoring, and stats, incident escalation


  • Competitive compensation package
  • Flexible vacation schedule - Unlimited paid time off
  • Equity options (after trial period)
  • As a travel-related company, we have fantastic team retreats (usually close to a beach)
  • Beautiful office in the center of Amsterdam