Senior Platform Engineer - Data Team (f/m/d)

Date: 26 May 2023

Location: DE

Company: GROPYUS

About The Company
GROPYUS creates sustainable, affordable, and aspirational buildings for everyone through modular construction and setting a new standard in smart living.


About the Role

We are growing our Data Platform Team that is building our decentralised self-serve data platform, so different domain teams can use data to become truly data driven and help us build buildings that evolve over time and become more aspirational, affordable and sustainable.


We are looking for a Senior Engineer (f/m/d) for our Data Platform, with a deep operational experience. The platform we build will be used in wide areas such as architecture, planning, construction, manufacturing and Smart Home IoT. In this role, you will be involved in building tools and infrastructure abstractions and their operations.


Your Tasks

  • You will build, improve and operate a cutting edge data platform with the team
  • You will be scaling robust and reliable data infrastructure
  • You will ingest data (event driven, synchronous) for different use cases, like IoT, Smart Factory or Building Systems
  • You will manage and deploy Knowledge Graphs
  • You will be responsible for the integration of data governance and security requirements into the platform
  • You will manage and deliver data infrastructure to meet the requirements of various stakeholders (targeting given SLOs and SLAs) and create monitoring and alerting solutions


Your Experience

  • You are comfortable using Python, Java or Kotlin as a programming language
  • You know how to build scalable systems including performance tuning, replications, back up and recovery strategies
  • You have created microservices in a cloud environment (AWS, GCP or Azure)
  • You have knowledge about Kubernetes, Terraform or Azure DevOps
  • You have strong analytical skills and a transparent and collaborative communication style and the ability to troubleshoot complex challenges
  • You bring experience with monitoring and alerting tools (Grafana, Prometheus, Opsgenie)


Optional Experience

  • You have worked with graph databases or knowledge graphs

What We Offer

  • Be part of something big: You’re here to make a change? Come on board. At GROPYUS, we are on a mission to re-think an entire industry. Join us in reinventing construction and sustainable, affordable living. 
  • It’s on you: We offer a tremendous amount of ownership and room to make a mark - at all our organization levels. Find your solutions, drive and test them.
  • Focus on results: You choose if you work from home, a park, or the office. Whether you start your day early, after your run, or pick up on work when your kids are in bed. What counts is your contribution and delivery.
  • Bring your uniqueness to the team: Innovation requires diversity of thought. Diversity in background, experience and thinking is crucial to create the best product for everyone. We actively seek diversity and strive to unlock each other’s full potential. We are very proud that people from all industries and all walks of life are joining our company – in addition to core areas such as construction, engineering, and start-ups, from stock-listed companies from across automotive e-Commerce, digital, sporting goods, and more. You will work in international teams with passionate colleagues. Inspire and be inspired.
  • Be an owner: Participate in the success of GROPYUS through stock options.

Join us on our mission to design buildings as continuously evolving products to create the most exciting and affordable experience for all. We build for people and conserve the resources of our planet.

We can't wait to get to know you. 
For more information, visit our website, and if you have any questions, please reach out to us via email.