Senior DevOps Engineer - Berlin



Software Engineering
Berlin, Germany
Posted on Thursday, November 16, 2023
On our path to becoming the world’s favorite way to shop, we’re assembling an unparalleled global talent network, accelerating individual careers, and disrupting entire industries. We are on a mission to liberate humanity from all the meaningless time spent managing their purchases and finances, so they can do more of what they love. We’re in search of global talent eager to embrace our atmosphere and defy their own expectations.
Engineering at Klarna is an inspired, customer focused community, dedicated to crafting solutions that redefine our industry. Working in small, highly collaborative Agile teams, you and your team will have a clear mission and ownership of an important outcome that supports Klarna and our customers. At Klarna we optimize for quality, flow, fast feedback, focussing on end-to-end ownership, continuous improvement, testing, monitoring and experimentation. We aim for teams that are inclusive, helpful, and have a strong sense of ownership for the things they build.
Join our dynamic team at Klarna as a Senior DevOps Engineer, where you'll play a pivotal role in automating and refining the software development lifecycle. Embrace the opportunity to contribute to the seamless integration and deployment processes, shape infrastructure through code, and enhance configuration management.
As a key player within our multi-disciplinary team, you'll foster collaboration between development and operations teams, ensuring system security, implementing robust monitoring solutions, and optimizing infrastructure for peak performance.
At Klarna, our Senior DevOps Engineers harness containerization tools and orchestration platforms to manage releases, maintain version control, and actively contribute to the creation of efficient, reliable, and secure software delivery processes. As part of our team, you'll be instrumental in cultivating a culture of continuous improvement and teamwork.

Role Responsibilities

  • Automate and streamline the software development lifecycle.
  • Facilitate collaboration between development and operations teams.
  • Ensure system security and implement effective monitoring solutions.
  • Optimize infrastructure for enhanced performance.

Core Technologies:

  • AWS Cloud Technologies (EC2, EKS, Cloudformation)
  • Jenkins
  • Python
  • Golang
  • JavaScript
  • Datadog
  • Ansible
  • Terraform


  • 5+ years of experience in engineering roles.
  • Proficient in managing AWS Public Cloud Technologies.
  • Strong programming/scripting skills in one of the following: Python, Golang, or JavaScript.
  • Experience with CI/CD processes.
  • Proven ability to collaborate as part of a multidisciplinary team.
Join us in shaping the future of DevOps, where innovation, efficiency, and collaboration converge to drive impactful results. If you're passionate about continuous improvement and contributing to a cutting-edge technology environment, we invite you to apply and be part of our vibrant team at Klarna.
What we offer:
Diversity & Community
With our diversity of skills, perspectives and backgrounds, we can create, innovate, and disrupt like no other. Diversity is part of who we are, and essential to our success.
Ownership & Impact
Here, every voice matters. We’re organized into hundreds of small teams, each run like a start-up, focused on their own problem-space.
Trust & Collaboration
Successes and failures are won together at Klarna in a melting pot of teams. Win, lose, and learn, we’re on this path together.
If you love what you do, you should love where you do it. We appreciate that everyone’s different and has their own preferences of where and how to work. We genuinely believe in the power of regular face-to-face interactions in building close connections with our teams, but we also strongly believe people can work effectively remotely. This means that combining both is the key to success.
At Klarna, You can choose between working from the office, hybrid within your employment country, or even outside of it for up to 20 working days per year. Flex it up! 
Challenges & Rewards
We take a very Swedish approach to benefits. Support for parents, health and wellness perks—we’ve got you covered.
About Klarna
Since 2005 Klarna has been on a mission to revolutionize the retail banking industry. With over 150 million global active users and 2 million transactions per day, Klarna is meeting the changing demands of consumers by saving them time and money while helping them be informed and in control. Over 450,000 global retail partners, including H&M, Saks, Sephora, Macys, IKEA, Expedia Group, and Nike have integrated Klarna's innovative technology to deliver a seamless shopping experience online and in-store. Klarna has over 6,000 employees and is active in 45 markets. For more information, visit Klarna.com
It is our commitment that every qualified person will be evaluated according to skills regardless of age, gender, identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability status or religion. Please refrain from including your picture and age with the application.