Senior DevOps Engineer (PHP) - Amsterdam

Job description

Are you an experienced DevOps engineer looking to make your mark on a platform that touches (and brings together) the hearts of millions of people? Then you’re at the right place.

Tech stack: Amazon infrastructure including RDS, EC2, ElastiCache, and SES. PHP backend, Aurora and Node.js

Being part of our backend development team, you ensure that our apps and website run smoothly at all times and that we have the right architecture in place for our global growth.

  • Building cloud architecture, automation and processes as strong foundation for the years to come; 
  • Creating seamless scalability of our MySQL database, managing AWS load and automating deployments;
  • Ensuring Inner Circle products are developed using industry best practices (and tech!) to optimize the speed of development, performance, and exceptional user experience;
  • With interesting scaling up challenges in the area of search, database, and infrastructure.

Job requirements


  • Hands-on experience with scaling MySQL database
  • 5+ years of software development and DevOps experience
  • Working with and scaling high load systems
  • Deep knowledge of AWS stack, RDS, EC2
  • Production experience with PHP is a big plus


  • Driven by high-quality work, ownership (taking responsibility), and making an impact
  • Team player, authentic, and genuine
  • Passion for continuous learning and adapting to new technologies

What we offer

  • Attractive salary
  • IND visa sponsorship
  • The fun and hustle of a tech scale-up, inside a small but profitable company (privately held)
  • Improving and innovating is our continuous state
  • A team of welcoming, authentic, humble, and fun people in a vibrant office space
  • Personal budget for staying healthy, bring your own device, training & personal development
  • Stand up desks and Mac or other hardware of your choice
  • Regular team outings (we love good food!) and an annual away trip
  • Free Inner Circle VIP membership for you and your single friends

Every 8 seconds a member gets together in real life. You’re welcome to join our one-second mission. Apply now!

About us

Inner Circle designed a social dating experience that brings people together and changes the course of their life. We are a small but mighty team of 27 (organically grown) who are passionate about dating, tech, and getting people together. We are successful and take good care of each other. Our teams are in Amsterdam (HQ), London, Dnipro, and São Paulo.

Since our inception in 2012, we rapidly expanded and are currently active in more than 40 cities across the world. With our mobile apps and live events around the globe, we match and engage our 3 million members. We have thousands of beautiful love stories to tell and a baby photo wall as a real life reminder.

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Sounds like your perfect match! Apply today!