Site Reliability Engineer (m/f/d)

Our Company
Simplifying global trade is Freighthub's mission from day one. We are leveraging our digital mindset and technological skillset to revolutionise this multi-billion dollar industry by increasing transparency and reducing hassle for everybody that is moving goods on this planet, may it be an up and coming FBA Seller or a corporate customer. Equipped with a team of experienced founders and backed by top tier investors we are touching the lives of millions of end customers every day. The only thing missing is YOU to continue our journey. 

Your Role
As a Site Reliability Engineer you build a reliable, scalable and secure infrastructure foundation that enables Engineers to build, deploy, debug, monitor, and maintain their services.

Your Tasks

  • You design, develop and implement software that improves the stability, scalability, availability, and latency FreightHub products
  • You solve problems occurring with our highly available production systems and build solutions and automation to prevent them from happening again
  • You build effective monitoring to monitor the health of your system, and jump into handle outages
  • You plan for reliability by designing systems to our services
  • You develop tools to assist the product development teams with successfully deploying their change sets every day
  • You solve problems arising from our large-scale operations and ensure that the same mistake/error doesn’t happen twice, whilst constantly thinking of how to automate yourself out of boring operational tasks
  • You design, develop and deliver infrastructure software for the cloud
  • You work closely with software engineers and other SREs in dedicated engineering groups to influence and create new designs, architectures, and standards

How Engineers @FreightHub work

  • We are customer-centric: Our features are built for customers and our platform exists to provide the best logistics experience in the world
  • We strive towards a modern stack: React, Typescript, NodeJS, ElasticSearch and MongoDB on an event-driven microservice architecture running on Kubernetes
  • We monitor our work: From product metrics to response times we track through Prometheus, Grafana and Graphite
  • We rely on Kanban-based workflow, push to release every day, deploy high automated test coverage, and monitor constantly

Your Profile

  • You have significant experience in crafting implementing and supporting highly scalable systems and services in one of the following C++, GO, Java, Python or Ruby
  • You show a consistent track record of operating systems in a cloud environment, preferably Google Cloud Platform
  • You are a technical leader who is always looking for new things to learn and try, from whom engineers are excited to learn and work with
  • You bring proven technical authority in Site Reliability Engineering, with a track record of designing, delivering and managing large scale, high-volume big data and content platforms
  • You are an excellent communicator who builds collaborative relationships with technical and non-technical partners
  • You bring passion for challenges in designing, analysing and troubleshooting large-scale distributed systems
  • You are a person who likes to move fast, pragmatically seeking problems with a can-do attitude

Why FreightHub - You can look forward to

  • a highly skilled founding team backed by a Series B of 30 Mio USD 
  • an innovative business model in the logistics industry 
  • responsibility and autonomy to take key decisions for the future of FreightHub 
  • a steep learning curve that is supported by training and development sessions
  • talented, multifaceted and highly motivated colleagues 
  • a familiar company culture with team events
Check out our video to see what it is like to work at FreightHub: