Senior Platform Engineer (Databases & Middleware)

  • Full-time
  • Lithuania

Who We Are

Ovoko is one of the fastest-growing e-commerce startups in Lithuania. We represent 2000+ scrapyard owners, car parts sellers and auto dismantlers, offering them an efficient and convenient way to serve an international audience. In our mission to make the internet a better place for the automotive aftermarket, we actively search for new ways to elevate the online experience for our partners and customers alike. This attitude drives a growing demand for talented and ambitious professionals who would help us tackle every new challenge with confidence.

About The Role

We are a fast-growing series A scale-up company seeking a highly skilled and experienced individual to join us as the Senior Platform Engineer. In this critical role, you will be responsible for developing, managing, and optimizing our technical infrastructure to support our rapid growth trajectory. As a Senior Platform Engineer, you will play a key role in building, scaling and ensuring the performance, resiliency, observability and security of our Databases and Middleware infrastructure field.

In this role, you will

  • Be a key person for technology-related support and guidance in databases and middleware domain;
  • Cooperate closely with other engineers and managers to provide supported services in a timely and qualitative manner;
  • Design, build, scale and maintain Ovoko infrastructure;
  • Constantly seek to automate things and reduce unnecessary complexities in the platform.

What We Are Looking For

  • Proven 7+ years of experience in the infrastructure field;
  • Advanced skills in Linux;
  • Proficiency with relational databases MySQL and/or MariaDB;
  • Knowledge of distributed storage solutions like Kafka, Redis, Ceph;
  • Hands-on experience with observability tools like Prometheus, Loki, Grafana, PMM;
  • Experience with search engines like Elasticsearch would be a significant benefit;
  • Good communication skills;
  • Fluency in English.

What’s In It For You

  • Learning budget for your personal and professional growth;
  • Private health insurance from day one;
  • Employee stock option plan;
  • Work from anywhere in the world for up to 30 days per year;
  • Close collaboration with ambitious colleagues & a real opportunity to shape the “big picture”;
  • Top-notch hardware and software (MacOS or Windows to choose from);
  • Flexible working hours & remote work opportunities;
  • Pet-friendly office with collaborative spaces, chill zones, our own gym & a kitchen full of snacks and drinks.

The offered salary range for this position starts from 6000€ (gross) per month. Please keep in mind that we are also open to discuss your salary expectations based on your competencies and experience.