Ruby Developer with a DevOps interest

Do you like building great products? That’s what we’re doing here at Mynewsdesk. We want more people with awesome skills to join our team!

Right now, we are looking for a passionate Developer with a DevOps interest to join our DevOps Team in Stockholm!

What is it like to work at Mynewsdesk?

We offer a workplace where you work in close collaboration with our DevOps Lead, feature-teams, product managers and data-team. We share our knowledge and interests in cross-team meetings, internal conferences and lunch presentations. We love to learn new things and share with our colleagues and that’s why we have regular Lab Days and Dev Corners throughout the year.

What's our stack?

We are currently running our applications in the cloud mainly managed by Heroku and AWS. Our applications are also using services such as NewRelic, Logentries, IAM, Cloudformation, Spark, AWS EMR, Postgres, Redis, Elasticsearch and many more.

Our backend applications are mainly built with Ruby, but we have some serverless based services built in Node on AWS.

Goals as working as a DevOps Developer on Mynewsdesk

  • Increase uptime and performance scoring
  • Improve developer happiness in the dev-teams (through systems, tools, processes and/or documentation)
  • Improve security measurements

Some of the things you will do

  • Work very closely with our DevOps Lead to execute on the platform roadmap
  • Resolve application and platform issues
  • Build, document and maintain systems/platforms used by Mynewsdesk
  • Monitor usage of our services, detect and fix bottlenecks/sec vulnerabilities
  • Share DevOps knowledge in development teams
  • Improve uptime and performance of services
  • Report to Teamlead in Stockholm

This is you!

  • You are supportive and a people person
  • You have an open-mindset about taking on new challenges and get new experiences
  • You’re a doer that loves to get your hands dirty and getting things done
  • You are fluent in English, both in writing and speech since it is our working language
  • You have at least 2-3 years of professional experience working as a developer and an interest in DevOps.
  • You have experience of applications hosted in a cloud environment
  • You have experience of database and database optimization/setup
  • You have experience as a Linux server administrator
  • You have experience of working with AWS Cloud and/or Heroku
  • You have experience programming in Ruby and JavaScript

Nice to haves...

  • You have experience with the serverless framework or similar
  • You are an AWS Certified Solution Architect or DevOps Engineer
  • You have experience with Docker

We are looking forward to hear from you, and apply as soon as possible! 

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!


Rosenlundsgatan 40
118 53 Stockholm Directions

Perks & Benefits

All of our employees play an essential part in shaping our product and business - today and tomorrow. We want you to play a part too.

  • Agile working

    We like to bring people, processes and technology together, and we like to see you fail. And get up and try again. We encourage you to continuously find new ways and solutions: what works best for you and for the business?

  • Great collegues

    We support, challenge and inspire each other. That’s something we do on every day basis, both with co-workers and customers.

  • Creativity

    Embrace your creativity. We offer the creative freedom to develop new ideas and innovative thinking. That’s why we think that in combination with our agile mindset, this is a breeding ground for really great things!

  • Great conditions

    Enjoy all the big business benefits in combination with the spirit of a start-up. You will be challenged to excel professionally and have some great perks meanwhile.

Workplace & Culture

It’s not just a job, it’s so much more. Mynewsdesk is a creative workplace where we make the most out of your talents and what you’re good at. Our high is in people and their development. Mynewsdesk is a place for you to grow, both professionally and as an individual. As a company, we are growing too. We are looking for people to join our teams, to build, sell, market, administrate and facilitate the world’s leading PR platform.


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