Technology Solution Specialists



Snr Platform Engineer - Kubernetes / Go , CaaS

  • Praha , Czech Republic
  • Full Time, Permanent
  • Software development

Our client is one of the leading software development and IT Services organizations in the world. Prague is home to their strategic SW Development Hub that is primarily servicing South Africa's top Investment bank. The bank is now undergoing massive digital transformation - basically moving everything to the Cloud and also modern DevOps tool chain, including a large containerization as a service.

Join the Platform Engineering team that is rolling out containerization to an organisation of 42,000 people in twelve countries. The teams mission is to partner with internal teams, providing them with the tools and platform they need to build, secure and run their applications. Together we are building the future of banking while helping them learn and grow on newer technologies. We pioneer new technology and patterns using open source software; continuously pushing the boundary on what the future of banking should look like.

In Platform Engineering we’re putting the building blocks in place, it's an exhilarating place to be. You could be part of an experienced team of system and automation engineers who have extensive experience and knowledge. The team strives for engineering excellence, continuous improvement and is passionate about work and delivery. We write lots of code and design modern CaaS and DevOps solutions while tackling unique technical problems. We continuously aim to improve the agile and DevOps methodologies in the organisation; we strive to be the agents of change.

We are responsible for building out our container strategy and bridging the gap between infrastructure and developers. We are moving quickly in the direction of hyperconverged infrastructure and starting to focus on the use of Kubernetes Operators and serverless functions. We build custom tools alongside Kubernetes and need you to bring your core engineering skills in helping us take our team forward, focusing heavily on both your developmental and DevOps engineering capabilities you have mastered over the years.

In this role You will:

  • Build controllers / operators for internal and open source projects
  • Contribute extensively to open source projects such as Rancher and Kubernetes
  • Solve unique technical problems around Istio and our adoption of service mesh capabilities to improve both our security and monitoring capability
  • Work within a technically strong team and delivering high quality solutions with direct involvement in both the design and directional outcomes
  • Help expand Rancher by building custom components for use by our teams
  • Help grow Subatomic, our internal, open source developer automation framework
  • Help build out our AWS container strategy, porting our developer automation tools for it


  • Passionate about contributing to the open source community
  • Proficient in Go programming, experience in building on Kubernetes is highly advantageous
  • Understanding of Kubernetes related projects such as Knative, and the Operator framework
  • Strong track record of architecting and writing systems using good engineering practices
  • The desire to continually learn about emerging technologies / emerging trends
  • Relevant programming and Kubernetes experience
  • Good level of English

This is a great opportunity for Go Developers looking to expand their skill set into Kubernetes and use on a large scale Containerization program using modern technologies and tools.

What's on offer - well everything you can think of really, (except remote work :) ) - very healthy salary, interesting project, nice and professional people around you, international environment, absolute top level modern offices with roof top terrace and beer taps, relax and play room, etc.

So if you're curious to learn more don't think twice and click apply! :)


Vojtech Marat

Vojtech Marat

Vojtech is a Senior Recruitment Consultant and sort of Zeebra's Winston Wolf. He solves problems.

Vojtech joined Zeebra in 2011 with an objective to bring a fresh air into well established company. Thanks to his previous corporate experience has mission been accomplished and Zeebra is since 2012 without no doubt best IT recruitment company Czech market can offer. Due to excellent communication skills and technical versatility Vojtech is more than happy to consult any particular position in Czech and English.

Tel.: (+420) 222 313 635


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