Senior Cloud Engineer (f/m/x)

DEPRECATED Remote (Europe or North America) /
Engineering /
Graylog is a leading enterprise log management system that enables fast and efficient log analysis in the areas of security, compliance, operations and DevOps. Our enterprise product enables large organizations to capture, store and analyze terabytes of machine data in near-real time, while our open project empowers individuals and small teams to perform basic log consolidation, analysis, and search functions at no cost.

We are a fast growing company with locations in Germany and headquarters in Houston, TX, serving customers all over the world.

At Graylog, you will find a diverse group of experienced professionals who love to have fun while meeting the needs of customers with the best solution and customer service available!

Graylog Cloud is an exciting new offering from an established innovator in the log management domain. It is a powerful, flexible and seamless centralized log management experience without the burden of operational and infrastructure costs. You'll be able to help build something new and contribute on key strategic decisions. Our product roadmap is loaded with interesting features.

This team is operating from Germany and the United States and we are hiring for both locations. We always have been a remote company and your exact locations in those countries does not matter. If you are living in a city with a local Graylog office (Houston, Hamburg, Munich), you are of course welcome to get a permanent desk there.

Role Responsibilities

    • Build and own a new scalable cloud-native log management system in AWS
    • Debugging of and assistance with infrastructure issues, in coordination with our customer support team
    • In collaboration with the core development team, optimize Graylog for running on cloud infrastructure
    • Work with state of the art tooling for automation, monitoring and management of the cloud systems

Graylog Opportunities

    • A centrally located office in one of our locations, or option to work remotely
    • Paid participation in a successful free and open project
    • Flexible working hours
    • A management team with programming experience and a sense of reality
    • Opportunity to be part of a diverse and international team
    • Various growth opportunities for creativity, variety and responsibilities
    • Choice between workstations using Windows, macOS or Linux

The Graylog Cloud Environment

    • AWS
    • Linux
    • Ansible, Terraform
    • Elasticsearch
    • MongoDB
    • Prometheus, Grafana
    • PagerDuty
    • Under Evaluation: Kubernetes, Vault

Role Requirements

    • Strong Linux expertise
    • Proficiency with IaC and configuration management tools
    • Proficiency with designing Kubernetes deployments and operating Kubernetes clusters
    • Experience with development and operation of highly available and scalable cloud infrastructure
    • Experience with a distributed version control systems like git, Mercurial or comparable
    • Experience with Graylog is a big plus
    • Participation in the Graylog Cloud on-call rotation
    • Prudent approach, active inquiry, and effective communication via chat and video conference within a distributed team
    • Being a team player who has fun during productive discussions with colleagues
    • Willingness to occasionally travel to other Graylog offices and to an annual company-wide offsite

Apply now and you will hear back from us soon.