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Hoofddorp, NL

Site Reliability Engineer - Infrastructure


About iptiQ

iptiQ is a risk tech start-up within Swiss Re Group. Swiss Re is one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, insurance and other forms of insurance-based risk transfer. We anticipate and manage a wide variety of risks, from natural catastrophes and climate change to cybercrime.

iptiQ provides digital, bespoke and transparent L&H and P&C protection products in a B2B2C manner. Founded in 2014, we're transforming the way consumers buy insurance with a unique digital insurance engine which incorporates the latest technology with world-class underwriting capabilities. We build strong partnerships to sell insurance via trusted brands.

iptiQ offers a flexible working environment where curious and adaptable people thrive. Are you interested in joining us?


About the role

As a DevOps Site Reliability Engineer you will have an unusual and phenomenal opportunity to join us - we are a diverse and motivated team, committed to delivering value and creative services together with our clients and partners in the primary insurance space!


This will include end-to-end engagement, from inception to production and continuously improving high-availability services in the cloud. As well as delivering high-quality solutions and deployment strategies, focusing on reliability, automation, maintainability and security.


Run production system alongside other engineering teams, focusing on devising automatic metrics and logs collection, self-healing capabilities and other technical solutions. In order to improve security and resilience of the infrastructure and avoiding incidents and problems from reoccurring.

About you

  • 4+ years implementing deployment/releasing tooling, supervising and alerting dashboards in a DevOps or software engineering role
  • Understanding the thread-offs of different solutions and apply standard methodologies with regards to performance, reliability, availability and security of high-availability concurrent infrastructures.
  • Experience with AWS+ Docker, Kubernetes + Terraform, Ansible, Chef, Puppet + GIT, Gradle, Bazel/Pants/Buck, Jenkins ...
  • Passion for code craftsmanship (Python, Go, Rust, Java, Kotlin, Scala, C++, C#, Ruby)
  • Thoughtful problem-solver who is self-motivated and quick to learn

What We Offer

We're a scale-up embedded within an organization known for its high-caliber talent and excellent benefits. So you get the best of both worlds - a fast paced, challenging environment with a genuine work-life balance and more!


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status

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