Principal DevOps Engineer (m/f/d) - Operational Excellence

Jochen Schweizer mydays Group

These experiences are coming towards you

  • Implementing best practices and tooling 
  • Ensuring platform health/quality  
  • Taking over the technical leadership and driving technical innovation 
  • Exchange with Architect, other Principal Engineers and Product Owner  
  • Hands-on Software development 
  • Implementation of system designs 
  • Creating technical concepts 
  • Analyzing and identification of technical debts 
  • Align the technical with the business roadmap 
  • Coaching and Mentoring of developers – knowledge sharing  

You bring these qualities with you

  • Several years of experience working as lead/senior/principal developer (plus 3years) 
  • Strong communication skills and a proven record of mentoring people  
  • Passion for the latest technologies and methodologies   
  • Experience in driving technical innovations and taking over technical ownership  
  • Experience with working in an Agile environment with cross-functional teams  
  • Good Knowledge of our tech stack, technical documentation, and quality assurance  


  • ElasticSearch 
  • Docker 
  • Jenkins 
  • Cloud-native Identity & Access Management such as “Ory Oathkeeper”
  • PostgreSQL/MariaDB (AWS RDS)
  • Kubernetes 
  • Apache Kafka (AWS MSK) 
  • AWS Cognito / EKS / CloudWatch
  • Terraform 


  • Helm 
  • FluxCD
  • Cloud-native Identity & Access Management such as “Ory Oathkeeper”

What we can offer you

The benefits listed may vary depending on the location.

About us

Jochen Schweizer and mydays, the two leading brands on the adventure market, were united under the umbrella of the JSMD Group in October 2017. Our group also includes the booking platform provider Regiondo GmbH. 

As Germany's largest online provider of experience gifts we can enrich the lives of our customers even more comprehensively with our combined competence and strength: We know what sparks squeaks, adrenaline attacks, expressions of love and storms of enthusiasm. Our mission: inspire in a warm way and create unforgettable memories - for everyone at any time at any place! We give our best every day with over 500 colleagues.

Are you ready for the next step?! Then apply today and send us your application including your salary expectations and your notice period.