Senior DevOps Engineer for Mercedes Pay

Kyiv, Gulliver, Ukraine


Mercedes Pay S.A. is a young, innovative start-up in the field of mobile/online payment. Our goal is to establish the new standard for payment processes. ‘Mercedes pay’ is the electronic payment system for services provided by the Daimler Group. It is a fundamental component of Daimler’s mobility and digitalization strategy. As a part of the Daimler group, we are ambitious to make the products and services that Daimler offers even more appealing with the new payment system.


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On behalf of Mercedes pay, Ciklum is looking for Senior DevOps Engineer to join Kyiv team on full-time basis.


  • Develop, improve CI/CD pipelines
  • DevOps mindset and approach is a must
  • Get in touch with the developers to bring our software into success. Cooperate close to our development team
  • Provide insight and assistance in setting up/maintaining CI/CD pipelines that make sense;
  • Help solving issues everywhere along the stack. Your suggestions will be valued
  • Proactively develop, mentor and help team mates


  • You have more than 6 years of working experience in related field
  • Basic knowledge of Java/JVM based languages
  • Minimum 2 years hands on experience with CI/CD (GitLab, Jenkins, TeamCity, etc)
  • Experience with system monitoring solutions such as Prometheus/Zabbix/Nagios
  • Strong hands-on experience with Docker, Docker-compose, Docker-swarm
  • Good understanding of networking and security concepts (TCP/IP, VPN, routing, firewalls)
  • Automation: Ansible/Puppet
  • Build and Deployment Automation
  • 3 years of hands-on experience at least in one scripting language
  • English— intermediate and higher
  • Troubleshooting and diagnostic skills
  • Lead team activities like daily stand-ups, planning meeting, retrospectives and any other discussions


The main technical requirements

  • Expert with Linux operating systems
  • Basic Java or any JVM language
  • CI/CD (GitLab)
  • Strong experience with Docker and Docker orchestration setups (e.g. using Docker Swarm, Kubernetes)
  • Practical scripting skills: Bash or some other scripting language


  • Virtualization: OpenStack, XEN, KVM
  • Experience with Java applications and build related tools: Gradle, basic java options Xms, Xmx
  • Java servlet container basic knowledge: tomcat, familiar with spring boot framework
  • Experience with databases including SQL and No SQL: PostgreSQL, Mongo ElasticSearch
  • Kubernetes
  • Background in managing AWS environment

What's in it for you

  • Live, dynamic and highly professional team you can learn from and contribute to
  • Latest technologies and tools to develop and deliver amazing products
  • Opportunity and assist to grow
  • Quarterly performance bonuses 10% of Quarter salary
  • Paid afterhours for volunteers
  • Trainings and conferences
  • State of the art, cool, centrally located offices with warm atmosphere which creates really good working conditions
  • Medical insurance
  • Fruits and snacks in office