AWS Platform Engineer (f/m/d) 80-100%

Homegate is the leading digital real estate classifieds platform in Switzerland. We help people to make their best real estate decision and bring commercial real estate agencies, owners and potential tenants and buyers together. We count more than 10 million visits from people who use our portal and have more than 190 million page views per month.

We are looking for you as a teammate to join our journey of re-building our platform as microservices running on the AWS infrastructure.

AWS Platform Engineer (f/m/d) 80-100%

Your Responsibilities

  • You design, implement and operate the AWS infrastructure for our microservices based platform
  • You evaluate and implement AWS infrastructure automation solutions
  • You support the engineering teams with creating secure and reliable cloud applications
  • You promote, mentor and facilitate best cloud and devops practices withinEngineering
  • You challenge the status quo and continuously improve the production environment

Your Qualification

  • 3+ year experience in working with Cloud Platforms as a DevOps/Infrastructure/Platform Engineer
  • Excellent knowledge of the AWS platform with regards to: Account Management, Billing, Networking, IAM, Security
  • Experience with AWS services such as: API Gateway, AWS Organizations, AWS WAF, Cloudformation, CloudFront, CloudTrail, CloudWatch, Config, EC2, IAM,  DynamoDB, Lambda, Route 53, VPC
  • Familiarity with microservice architectures, knowledge of serverless frameworks and practices is a plus
  • Familiarity with CI/CD practices, practical experience with at least one platform (e.g., GitLab) is a plus
  • Familiarity with agile methodologies and pronounced agile mindset
  • Strong team player
  • Fluency in English, German is a plus


  • Flexible working hours and Home-office possibilities
  • Personal development plan and yearly budget for educational courses, conferences etc.
  • Assistance and Support through all aspects of the onboarding process
  • On-site canteen with plentiful selection of fresh food and salad
  • Discounts in many surrounding shops and partner vendors like HP, Allianz, Sunrise, Shell, ...
  • Lots of team activities and regular hackathons

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Workplace & Culture

  • Our philosophy of putting the client first means that we always strive to provide the best possible service.
  • Sharing is caring! We are sharing information proactively to make sure that everyone is on the same page.
  • We are bold and not afraid to fail. If we do, we try to be fast. ;-)
  • Heterogeneity makes us stronger and more dynamic.


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