Cloud DevOps/Site Reliability Engineer

Bonn, Germany
Engineering / R&D – Cloud Operations

Talend, a leader in data integration and data integrity, enables every company to find clarity amidst the chaos.

Talend is the only company to bring together in a single platform all the necessary capabilities that ensure enterprise data is complete, clean, compliant, and readily available to everyone who needs it throughout the organization. With Talend, organizations are able to deliver exceptional customer experiences, make smarter decisions in the moment, drive innovation, and improve operations.

From Domino’s to L’Oréal, over 4,250 organizations across the globe rely on Talend to deliver exceptional customer experiences, make smarter decisions in the moment, drive innovation, and improve operations. Talend has been recognized as a leader in its field by leading analyst firms and industry publications including Forbes, InfoWorld and SD Times.
Talend is Nasdaq listed (TLND) and headquartered in Redwood City, California.

Site Reliability Engineer

Talend is a rapidly growing leader in the data and application integration space. Our customers are thought leaders in data integration and big data and they represent some of the biggest and best names in retail, financial services, consumer products, and business services.
Talend is looking for a Site Reliability Engineer to join our growing team in our Bonn Office. In this role, you’ll be responsible for the security, stability, and scalability of our Talend Cloud service. You’ll get to work hands-on with plenty of exciting technology and scale challenges as we grow to support millions of transactions across hundreds of servers in our Talend Cloud environment. We are seeking candidates with expertise on both development and system administration.


    • Maintain technical operations for our iPaaS cloud infrastructure; administer Linux systems, including configuration, troubleshooting, and automation, and some limited Windows system administration duties
    • Ensure high reliability and availability for production systems, including upgrade and release processes and incident handling
    • Manage and deploy internal and external monitoring solutions for maintaining high availability for production systems
    • Develop effective tooling, alerts, and response to both identify and address reliability risks
    • Scripting abilities in python, or JVM-based languages
    • Define and evangelize cloud-related optimizations and best practices to improve reliability and performance
    • Responsible for troubleshooting cloud infrastructure, systems, network, and application stacks
    • Work with fellow operations engineers and development teams on complex problems, and make decisions and recommendations about systems improvements after analyzing possible courses of action
    • Perform on-call duty as part of a team maintaining the availability and performance of our cloud infrastructure as well as the various internal services and systems that these core services depend on. 

Required Skills

    • 5-7 years of cloud engineering experience
    • Bachelors in Computer Science or a relevant field
    • Strong working knowledge of Linux (Centos) systems and applications including Tomcat, Java, Apache, ElasticSearch, ActiveMQ, Ngnix Proxy;
    • Experience with administering AWS or other IaaS/PaaS Infrastructures;
    • Experience with configuration management / systems automation tools at scale (e.g. Puppet, Chef);
    • Experience with big data systems and/or database administration (e.g. MySQL, Mongo DB, PostGresSQL, NoSQL, and SQL) a plus;
    • Proficiency with scripting languages;
    • Experience with network management systems and network monitoring tools such as Nagios, Icinga, Kibana, LogStash, Cacti;
    • Ability to work independently, strong interpersonal and communications skills.

Talend has received some pretty impressive accolades along the way:
- "2018 Best Public Cloud Computing Companies To Work For" by Glassdoor
- Named a Leader for Data Integration Tools in the Gartner Magic Quadrant
- Named a Leader in Big Data Fabric for the Forrester Wave
- Ranked in the DBTA “100 Companies that Matter Most in Data”
- Listed in the CRN Big Data 100 Companies

We are passionate about helping companies become more data driven; and, if we can be honest, we are all geeks at heart who pride ourselves on the vibrant company culture that we have built.

As a global employer, at Talend, we believe our success depends on diversity, inclusion and mutual respect among our team membersWe seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. We are committed to making all employment decisions on the basis of business need, merit, capability and equality of opportunity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.