Team Lead DevOps (f/m/d)

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Holidu is one of the fastest-growing travel tech companies worldwide. With more than $100M in funding to date and an international team of travel and technology enthusiasts, our mission is to finally make the search and booking of vacation rentals easy. With our search engine for vacation rentals Holidu we help travelers book the ideal accommodation for the lowest price, and through our software-and-service solution Bookiply we also support vacation rental owners in multiplying their bookings with less work. Do you want to have an impact on millions of travelers worldwide? Then pack your bag, hop on board and get ready for takeoff!

Your future team

You will be leading the DevOps team, and in this role you will be collaborating with all Holidu teams, supporting them with new solutions as well as helping them to keep their apps running.

Together your objective is to build the best products for our customers. Holidu highly values a diverse and open environment with people from all over the world.

Our Tech Stack

  • Microservice architecture written with Java, Spring Boot, NodeJS
  • Search engine runs on Elasticsearch cluster
  • Frontend written in ReactJS & Redux
  • Native Android, native iOS and a React native application 
  • Data storages with PostgreSQL, Elasticsearch, MongoDB, Redis and Redshift
  • Jenkins, Terraform, Git, Kubernetes, Docker, heavy usage of AWS
  • Serverless with Amazon Lambda
  • Monitoring with ELK, Prometheus/Grafana/Thanos and own technologies
  • BigData and Machine/Deep Learning with Redshift, Spark and TensorFlow

Your role in this journey

  • You will be a hands-on leader for the DevOps team which is fully responsible for technologies, systems and environments that help Holidu to scale up as fast as possible
  • You will be responsible for hiring, managing and mentoring DevOps engineers
  • You will be driving the agenda of the team by applying agile processes and working with multiple engineering managers across the whole tech organization
  • You will develop and establish concepts for smooth and performant development, test and production environment 
  • You will be responsible for our AWS environment (dev, test and live) and will be responsible for securing it
  • You will improve (and develop it further) our existing monitoring environment to keep control over our infrastructure
  • You will help to design and implement new solutions on future projects
  • You will help developers on their builds, deployments and troubleshootings

Your backpack is filled with

  • Finished studies in Computer Science, or related fields and multiple years of development or infrastructure experience after or during your studies
  • Professional experience as DevOps at least on the Senior level (AWS, K8S, CI/CD, monitoring, security, infrastructure as code)
  • Practical experience in managing team of at least 2 engineers
  • Experience with leading projects and/or mentoring other team members
  • Practical experience with Agile/Scrum or strong motivation to learn and apply it
  • Good scripting and programming knowledge very beneficial
  • You work with a problem-solving attitude, have a strong sense of responsibility and enjoy exploring new ways of reaching goals

Our adventure includes

  • Have an impact on the millions of people using our product every month.
  • Grow with responsibility from day one and develop yourself further through regular feedback, workshops and knowledge exchange.
  • Use your personal development budget and two extra days off to enhance your professional skills by visiting conferences, buying books, attending courses and more.
  • Connect and have fun with international, diverse and yet like-minded people at work, regular events and weekly office days with your team.
  • Get to know the world with our flexible home office policy and the opportunity to work from other local offices.
  • Get in shape with a premium gym membership for a discounted rate.
  • Go travelling for 28 vacation days + 13 public holidays in Bavaria with interesting discounts on our Bookiply properties.
  • Get a sneak peek at the adventure that awaits you on Instagram @lifeatholidu.

Want to travel with us?

Apply online on our career page! Your first travel contact will be Victor from HR.

We champion diversity in every aspect of life. We encourage applications from all genders, corners of the world and individual backgrounds. Please feel welcome to submit your application without a photo and details on your gender, date of birth, marital status and nationality.  If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know. 


Munich, Germany

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