SRE Engineer (M/F)

Paris, France /
Tech – Support /
Full Time
A leading Pan European lending and payment (“Buy Now Pay Later” solutions) platform in Europe, Younited has granted over 3Bn€ loans to 500k+ households since inception in December 2011 across five countries (France, Italy, Spain, Germany and Portugal), has over 1Bn€ Asset under Management and generates over 40m€ revenues in 2020.

Launched as a pure B2C platform in December 2011, Younited has been developing since December 2018 its B2B solutions, under the brand Younited Business Solutions, allowing financial institutions and e-merchants to offer its solutions to their clients.

Its advanced scoring and credit underwriting technologies allow to offer the easiest and fastest 100% online credit / “Buy Now Pay Later” application. As part of these technologies, Younited is the undisputable leader in Europe on leveraging PSD2 / open banking enabled banking transactional data in its risk & scoring technologies.

Younited is the only European lending and payment platform to be fully authorized and regulated as a Credit Institution. Its innovative refinancing model allows professional qualified investors (both individuals and legal entities: companies, insurers, foundations, pension funds, etc.) to directly finance consumer loans (see below for further details).

The company has raised more than 330m€ in equity since launch, has passported its license in 10 countries (France, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Germany, Poland, Romania, Belgium, Netherlands and Austria) and employs c. 500 staff in Paris, Rome, Barcelona, Lisboa and Berlin – of which 160+ in the fields of data science, engineering and software development.

Younited BtoB activity is growing thanks to two types of partnership offers:
- Younited Credit, designed for banks, fintechs and insurers who wish to develop or improve a credit actity
- Younited Pay, designed for retailers, telcos, e-merchands who wish to offer to their customers the simplest method to pay in instalments

N26, Free, Bpifrance, Orange Bank, Fortuneo, Lydia & Microsoft already trust us and several partnerships are about to be launched.


📋 Contexte

To support our growth ambition with a fully scalable tech platform, Younited is looking for a SRE to join the tech team (central support). Within a team of 4 DevOps engineers being transformed into a role of SRE, your missions will be mainly but not exclusively.

🚀 Missions

    • Manage the scaling of cloud applications and keep them running at the highest performance and availability. 
    • Take the lead on the incident management in the production environment and verify their resolution by the Dev Teams. 
    • Report and investigate incidents (PostMortem, KPI).
    • Provide the technical solution and architectural guidelines to follow for a resilient and scalable system. 
    • Implementation and monitoring of high availability service level indicators (S.L.I.) to meet our service level objectives with our partners.  
    • Automate any recurring tasks you encounter (maintenance, administrative, reporting)

🤓 Profile

    • Experience managing scaled cloud systems with a focus on operational excellence.
    • Experience working with high-availability, distributed systems and services in a hosting environment including hardware, OS, storage, network, and database solutions.
    • Experience with system analysis and troubleshooting. 
    • Working knowledge of cloud environments (preferably Azure).  
    • Experience working with CI/CD (preferably on Azure DevOps).  
    • 2-3 years of experience in development or automation in C# or Python (experience with additional languages is appreciated). 
    • Working knowledge of Agile development methods. 
    • Working knowledge of Infrastructure as Code practices (preferably with Terraform).
    • Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively and adapt your language to your audience, both verbally and in writing, in English and French.
    • Be a driving force behind the evolutions of our CI / CD and cloud platform, within the framework of a hyper-growth company where autonomy and an entrepreneurial mindset is encouraged, as well as effective communication between the teams 
🎁 Benefits to join Younited ?

·       Localization in the center of Paris (Notre-Dame de Lorette, Paris 9ème)
·       A very strong company culture
·       An on-boarding tailored made to simplify your integration and meet all the teams
·       Monthly events (sport tournaments, conferences, afterworks …)
·       1 day per year offered to do volunteer work in an association
·       A Younitour (our company seminar) unforgettable (the last were at Ibiza, or in Sicilia ;))
·       Remote policy (8 days per month) / Possibility for full remote