DevOps Engineer

Job description

OTA Insight is a scale-up within the hotel industry. Founded in 2012, with a vision to provide user friendly tools to hoteliers. Today we are considered the global leader in hotel BI and are working with 50,000+ hotels worldwide in 168 countries. As there are more than 1 million hotels worldwide, we are still filled with ambition to grow further.

Today we process billions of data points containing hotels' pricing information, search data, hotel bookings, etc. All of that using modern technologies. Being a growth company enables us to regularly attract new and interesting datasets, which can unlock new product directions.


About the position

We are looking for a DevOps Engineer who is passionate about problem solving, scalable cloud engineering, automation and scalable programs, data architectures, complex data transformations, handling large data streams on the fly, and wants to see their work translated into real life applications that impact 100,000’s of hotels worldwide.


In a fast-growing scale-up priorities might shift from time to time. You’ll gain experience and ownership in different domains depending on your ambition, but here are some general topics:

  • Implementation, deployment and maintenance of SaaS and microservices architectures

  • Clean, analyse and extract datasets from external sources

  • Guarantee data integrity and quality by extending our logging, monitoring and outlier detection systems

  • Deploy, upgrade and monitor applications in a reproducible and scalable way

  • Experiment, think about, and take ownership of a piece of our tech stack/infrastructure and find ways to improve it

  • Provide support to your team members and other teams in the company. We have a very open and flat structure and have a very short feedback loop on both internal and customer questions


Technologies you’ll work with:

Google cloud, Docker, Python, SQL, UNIX, Kafka

(feel free to ask us why these are the best fit for us)


About the team

The Triometric team at OTA Insight maintains and develops a pipeline of real time data to give valuable insights into the health and performance of our customers' business and technology infrastructure. Its mission is to reliably monitor, transform, aggregate and store real time search and booking data that powers our deep analysis BI product - Triometric. We are able to consume data from a number of inputs, from piecing together TCP packets or ingesting messages from a kafka queue. Some installations monitor up to 3 billion transactions a day to be reported on in near real time, sometimes as little as 2 minutes behind the transaction occurring. This reporting is integral to the running of our customers' business to be able to spot real time issues as well as plan for the future in terms of marketing, rates and inventory. The team works in close collaboration with our Product team, as well as a highly talented group of software engineers, devops engineers, and project managers to drive initiatives forward.



About the offer

As we are a growth company, we offer:

  • A flexible environment that enables you to grow over time and define your role in the way you enjoy it most

  • A compensation that values your work and which we will proactively keep competitive

  • Ease of mind as we truly care about our team, e.g. by offering private health insurance from AXA

  • An opportunity to make an impact on the entire hospitality industry with 100,000’s of hotels worldwide

  • A motivation to deliver your best work as we have built a high-bar and very talented team of individuals that are friendly, creative, open-minded and passionate about what they do

Requirements

  • Bachelor or Master degree in a software engineering field or other STEM field

  • First professional experience (1-2 years) or graduate with a learning mindset

  • Experience writing code or with development is welcomed, in this role you would primarily be working with Python

  • Experience in database management, in this role you would primarily be working with Oracle DB

  • Experience with cloud platforms and containerization

  • Experience with UNIX commands

  • You operate in a similar mindset as we do: You set a high bar for yourself, and expect others to do the same. You are creative, entrepreneurial and open to innovation. You are a critical thinker who understands that perfect is the enemy of the good. You work well in a team, but don’t mind getting your hands dirty.

  • Fluent in English


We welcome:

  • Affinity with big data analytics

  • Fluency in SQL