Senior Software Engineer - DevOps

Job description

About Gapstars

Gapstars is a Netherlands and Sri Lanka based software development services provider for innovative tech companies. Today, we are home to 100+ techstars and innovative minds turning scalable software into performance products shaping the future. Our partners are highly ambitious tech companies that are looking to conquer their respective markets.

The Role

At Gapstars, our goal is to fuel growth for highly ambitious tech companies with world-class tech talent. If you are an experienced and ambitious Engineer with strong programming fundamentals and the ability to adopt new frameworks as needed we want to hear from you.

As an Engineer, you will be expected to architect, develop and release user-facing features and ensure the quality of our product continues to serve the needs of our tens of millions of users.

  • Building and setting up new development tools and infrastructure
  • Understanding the needs of stakeholders and conveying this to developers
  • Working on ways to automate and improve
  • Development and release processes
  • Testing and examining code written by others and analysing results
  • Ensuring that systems are safe and secure against cybersecurity threats
  • Identifying technical problems and developing software updates and ‘fixes’
  • Working with software developers and software engineers to ensure that development follows
  • Established processes and works as intended
  • Planning out projects and being involved in project management decisions.

Join top ambitious developers

We hire only top developers with a knack for clean code, product-first mindset, and great communication skills. Our people love fulfilling their passion at Gapstars and the Great Place to Work Institute ranks us in the top 10. Want to join the team?


● Bachelor or master degree in Engineering

● Min 5 year experience as DevOps Engineer

● DevOps experience – working on containerization (Docker/Kubernetes), infrastructure as code (Terraform / CloudFormation), CI/CD (Jenkins/CodeFresh/GitlabCI or TravisCI etc) and automation.

● Must have Kubernetes experience

● Cloud Experience with AWS

● Good with PHP

● Good to have the knowledge of NewRelic and Promethius

● Good communication in English is a must