DevOps Engineer - Bókun



Software Engineering
Reykjavík, Iceland
Posted on Thursday, May 9, 2024

Bókun, a fast-growing subsidiary of Tripadvisor Inc., is a leading reservation system for tours and activities operators globally that enables them to streamline their back-end operations and connect to an ecosystem of online travel websites to grow their business.

Why join us?

Are you passionate about technology and comfortable in an international and agile environment? You're ready for the challenge of a SaaS service for thousands of B2B customers and handling millions of traveler bookings?

You will join a dynamic and agile team located in Reykjavik, Iceland. You will be involved in an international organization that empowers its employees and cares about their career.


As a member of the Ops team, you will be responsible for Bókun infrastructure within AWS.

You will work on the following subjects:

  • Programmatically manage cloud infrastructure in AWS

  • Improve the scalability of our infrastructure

  • Performance improvements

  • Security

  • Real time supervision and monitoring

  • Help the development team to deploy their projects

  • Incident analysis and resolution


  • You have a degree in Computer Science or equivalent or significant experience (3 years minimum) as DevOps for high traffic systems.

  • You are a programmer.

  • You master at least one configuration management tool (terraform, ansible, puppet, chef).

  • DevOps and Infrastructure as Code are not just buzzwords for you.

  • You are confident with Docker and/or Kubernetes.

  • Bash, python or ruby have no secrets for you.

  • You are an expert in tuning one of the following middleware : Nginx, ElasticSearch, MySQL, PostgreSQL.

  • You will be proactive in matters of security and the evolution of the platform.

  • You are rigorous, dynamic, curious and with a team spirit allowing you to benefit fully from the freedom offered by agility.

  • You are eager to learn and share with your colleagues.

  • You are confident about speaking in English with your foreign colleagues.

We appreciate experience with

  • Terraform

  • Docker or/and Kubernetes

  • AWS

  • Google Cloud Platform

  • Database administration

  • Java programming

  • Network security

  • git

  • Continuous Integration tools

Why work for us?

  • Opportunity to grow

  • Attractive salary

  • Yearly performance based bonuses

  • Restricted stock units (RSUs)

  • Offices in central Reykjavik

    • Lunch

    • Car parking

    • Amazing coffee

    • Regular team events

  • Flexible working hours

  • Ability to work from home

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