DevOps Engineer


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DevOps Engineer

Join the fastest growing fintech in Europe

Copper is the connection between the worlds of Crypto Currency and Institutional finance.

We’ve created the trading applications that enable vast sums of crypto-assets to move quickly and securely between exchanges and hedge funds, bridging the gap between private banks and high net-worth Crypto investors.

Our culture is based on innovation, enthusiasm and above all else collaboration.

Department environment

Our Engineering team has remained at the forefront of blockchain technology, setting standards for the cryptocurrency infrastructure globally since the firm’s inception in 2018. We are now looking to expand the team with several exceptional individuals who will help us further accelerate the crypto ecosystem’s coming of age.

Your experience, skills and knowledge – what we need from you

  • 2 years’ experience working as a DevOps engineer with production infrastructure
  • well-versed with modern web application principles and CI/CD processes.
  • understanding of network security technologies, knowledge of network security analysis tools.
  • experience in configuring access to nodes in a computer network.
  • Experience with virtualisation and containerisation systems.
  • AWS administration or with other cloud providers.
  • You are experienced in coding non-trivial scripts and automating tasks in order to automate your tasks.
  • You have strong knowledge of standard development pipelines, including build and other automation tools.
  • You can independently solve problems of any complexity

Your Contribution

  • Building a fault-tolerant, geographically distributed infrastructure: support of multiple data centres, providing replication, sharding, auto balancing and failover.
  • Participating in deployment of services with strict availability requirements on a large scale environment and working together with other Engineers to ensure our systems meet current and future demand.
  • Develop and maintain code for automated infrastructure management (DevOps, Infrastructure as Code) with the use of Ansible and Terraform.
  • Working collaboratively with the Backend Engineering team to increase our resilience through insightful systems and application metrics.
  • Improving our CI/CD pipeline to provide new integration vectors.
  • Building and maintaining infrastructure for its own fleet of blockchain nodes (>25 layer 1 protocols now, and more to come)

Our core tech, tools, and languages

  • Software development languages: Java, Scala, and Node JS
  • Architecture: Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA)
  • Cloud: AWS, CI/CD pipelines, Docker, Kubernetes
  • Interservice communication: Rest, Rabbit MQ, HTTP
  • Storage: PostgreSQL, Mongo DB



  • 25 days holiday a year plus bank holiday entitlement (plus one day added on up until 30days is reached)
  • BUPA Private medical and Dental care
  • Pension matched up to 10%
  • Home Working Energy support scheme
  • Employee Growth Share Scheme
  • Bi – Annual Bonus
  • Monthly events such as game nights, Quiz nights, Cinema Nights
  • An annual Copper Summit (This year is Lisbon!)
  • Breakfast and refreshments in the office
  • Limited edition copper swag




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