DevOps Engineer

Software Development · Reykjavík, Iceland
Department Software Development
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

DTE is looking for a dedicated individual to join our team as a DevOps Engineer. This is currently an individual contributor role, but with high growth potential.

Job Description

At DTE, customer experience is at the forefront of everything we do. To help us build functional systems that improve the customer experience, we are looking for an experienced DevOps Engineer. This individual will be responsible for deploying product updates, identifying production or security issues, and implementing integrations that meet our customers' needs. We'd love to speak with you if you have a solid background in software engineering and are familiar with IIoT, IaC, Python, or similar.

Objectives of this Role

  • Building and setting up new development tools and infrastructure
  • Understanding the needs of stakeholders and conveying this to developers
  • Working on ways to automate and improve development and release processes
  • Testing and examining code written by others and analyzing results
  • Ensuring that systems are safe and secure from cybersecurity threats
  • Identifying technical problems and developing software updates and 'fixes'.
  • Working with software developers and software engineers to ensure that development follows established processes and works as intended
  • Planning out projects and being involved in project management decisions
  • Implementing backup and recovery strategies for embedded software and edge- or cloud deployments.


  • Plan and manage deployment of updates and fixes
  • Provide Level 2 technical support
  • Build Observability tools to monitor and reduce occurrences of errors and improve customer experience
  • Develop software to integrate internal systems and data pipelines securely
  • Perform root cause analysis for production errors
  • Investigate and resolve technical issues
  • Design procedures for system troubleshooting and maintenance

Skills and Qualifications

  • BSc in Computer Science, Engineering, or relevant field
  • Experience as a DevOps Engineer or similar software engineering role
  • Network security knowledge
  • Proficient with git, git workflows, and deployment pipelines
  • Good knowledge of IaC workflows
  • Working knowledge of database operations and maintenance
  • Problem-solving attitude
  • Collaborative team spirit

Work Experience

Relevant pre-entry experience is a must

  • A minimum of five years' experience in the industry
  • A minimum of one year's experience in a lead DevOps position may be advantageous

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering
  • Experience with software engineering, customer experience, and civil engineering
  • Experience developing engineering applications for a large corporation


  • Full-time


  • The location for this job is our HQ, located at Árleynir 8, 112, Reykjavík, Iceland

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  • Location
    Reykjavík, Iceland
  • Department
    Software Development
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience