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Who we are

gridscale is a fast growing company in the heart of Cologne that turns the topic of cloud computing upside down. With our IaaS solution, we create simple operability for the user as well as full flexibility and transparency - without losing sight of important aspects such as IT security.

We are looking for you!

Development

  • Web Developer (m/f/d) Job Description

    Web Developer (m/f/d)


    • Cologne, Germany
    • 27 Days of leave
    • Hardware of your choice

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    Job benefits soft drinks Soft Drinks
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    Job Description

    We at gridscale build and maintain next generation Cloud-Infrastructures for our clients.
    Our goal is to provide the easiest and most reliable IaaS and PaaS solutions.

    Who is behind gridscale? An experienced, motivated and creative Team that aims to grow and therefore needs your Support.

    Are you passionate about using your software development skills and actively working with your team on product development? You feel at home in the frontend and HTML and CSS are practically your native language and you enjoy modern web applications? You are not afraid to think outside the box and use your skills to support other cross-functional teams?

    At gridscale you can expect exciting tasks in web development for cloud solutions in a highly motivated working atmosphere. Within your team you will be responsible for the development of our homepage and the integration of different marketing tools. You are responsible for the constant connection of information flows and are also the link between marketing and frontend. You will have the freedom to experiment, develop and test new concepts. Nevertheless, you can always rely on being actively supported by your team!

    Sounds exciting? Let’s get to know eachother!

    Benefits & perks

    Exciting and diverse tasks

    Your new working environment is built upon trust, freedom, respect and teamspirit

    Individual and flexible workinghours

    Integration in a highly agile and friendly team without strict hierarchies

    An open ear and room for your own ideas

    Your personal budget for conferences and trainings

    27 days of leave are not enough? We contractually guarantee another 20 days of unpaid leave

    Your road to gridscale
    Hyped to go full speed ahead with us
    Advanced knowledge in Web-Frontend technologies like HTML/CSS/Sass and/or TypeScript
    Good knowledge in at least on of the following programming languages: PHP (Symfony, Wordpress), Python, Ruby or Go
    Experienced using Git
    Bonus: Experience in API design and consumption (REST, HTTP, json-rpc, GraphQL, or grpc)
    Experience with unit testing is a plus!
    Experience with AngularJS, React or similar Frameworks
    Experience in the UI/UX environment is a nice-to-have

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  • Linux Systems Engineer (m/f/d) Job Description

    Linux Systems Engineer (m/f/d)


    • Cologne, Germany
    • 27 Days of leave
    • Hardware of your choice

    Job benefits coffeeCoffee
    Job benefits fresh fruits Fresh Fruits
    Job benefits soft drinks Soft Drinks
    Job benefits Homeoffice Flexible Home Office
    Job benefits learning budgetLearning Budget
    Job benefits flexible working hoursFlexible Working Hours
    Job benefits Height Adjustable Tables Height Adjustable Tables
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    Job Description

    We at gridscale build and maintain next generation Cloud-Infrastructures for our clients.
    Our goal is to provide the easiest and most reliable IaaS and PaaS solutions.

    Who is behind gridscale? An experienced, motivated and creative Team that aims to grow and therefore needs your Support.

    As a Linux Systems Engineer it is your task to build, maintain and further develop the Linux systems that run our Virtualization and Control Plane.
    In close cooperation with our development teams you will optimize the configurations for product deployment and ensure a smooth process. You learn from mistakes and analyze problems – “Fail fast, learn fast”.
    In addition, you’ll constantly look for new ways and strategies to improve our system utilization, capacity planning and security auditing. You will be supported by an experienced team with a large arsenal of skills and technologies that never stops evolving.

    If that sounds like a team you want to be part of and a job you would love to do? In the Linux environment you are sure-footed even when blindfolded?
    “Never touch a running system” is not a warning for you but a challenge?
    Then we would love to get to know you!

    Benefits & perks

    Exciting and diverse tasks

    Your new working environment is built upon trust, freedom, respect and teamspirit

    Individual and flexible workinghours

    Integration in a highly agile and friendly team without strict hierarchies

    An open ear and room for your own ideas

    Your personal budget for conferences and trainings

    27 days of leave are not enough? We contractually guarantee another 20 days of unpaid leave

    Your road to gridscale
    Hyped to go full speed ahead with us
    Very good understanding of the Linux operating system environment
    Knowledge of Linux technologies such as Hypervisors (KVM, libvirt), Container technologies, Networking and firewalls (iptables) and PID 1 (systemd)
    Knowledge of at least one of the following languages: Python, Go, C, Rust, C++
    Experience in debugging and systems analysis as well as systems programming
    Daily practice in standard development tools such as SCMs and debuggers
    Track record in open source development
    Previous exposure to cloud environments
    Experience with packaging (RPM, deb) or building releases in general
    Done analysing of performance issues before
    Have some Knowledge of provisioning tools such as Ansible, Puppet, Chef, Ignition and cloud-init
    Experience with BPF or express data path

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  • Senior Python Developer (m/f/d) Job Description

    Senior Python Developer (m/f/d)


    • Cologne, Germany
    • 27 Days of leave
    • Hardware of your choice

    Job benefits coffeeCoffee
    Job benefits fresh fruits Fresh Fruits
    Job benefits soft drinks Soft Drinks
    Job benefits Homeoffice Flexible Home Office
    Job benefits learning budgetLearning Budget
    Job benefits flexible working hoursFlexible Working Hours
    Job benefits Height Adjustable Tables Height Adjustable Tables
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    Job Description

    We at gridscale build and maintain next generation Cloud-Infrastructures for our clients.
    Our goal is to provide the easiest and most reliable IaaS and PaaS solutions.
    Who is behind gridscale? An experienced, motivated and creative Team that aims to grow and therefore needs your Support.

    You are Python Developer with heart and soul. You want to work within a highly motivated yet relaxed environment? Perfect, that’s exactly what gridscale has to offer. You will develop our Core-Provisioning systems and APIs and build new, exciting features for our users. Continuous integration workflows are as important to you as the feeling of high quality – without building an ivory tower? Technologies like Git, PostgreSQL, Docker and Microservices are part of your daily work and make your heart beat faster? Sounds like we should get to know each other 😉

    Benefits & perks

    Exciting and diverse tasks

    Your new environment is built upon freedom, respect and teamspirit

    Integration in a highly agile and friendly team without strict hierarchies

    An open ear and room for your own ideas

    Individual and flexible working hours

    27 Days of leave is not enough? We contractually guarantee another 20 days of unpaid leave.

    Your road to gridscale
    Hyped to go full speed ahead with us
    Very good experience in developing complex applications with Python 3, irrespective of experience in years
    SQL- and NoSQL-Databases mean more than just “take framework x or y” to you
    You have the core skills in Linux system administration
    Bonus: You have already developed software for a microservice based architecture

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Marketing/Sales

  • Pre-Sales Engineer – Cloud (m/f/d) Job Description

    Pre-Sales Engineer – Cloud (m/f/d)


    • Cologne, Germany
    • 27 Days of leave
    • Hardware of your Choice

    Job benefits coffeeCoffee
    Job benefits fresh fruits Fresh Fruits
    Job benefits soft drinks Soft Drinks
    Job benefits Homeoffice Flexible Home Office
    Job benefits learning budgetLearning Budget
    Job benefits flexible working hoursFlexible Working Hours
    Job benefits Height Adjustable Tables Height Adjustable Tables
    Job benefits LockerYour Own Locker

    Job Description

    We at gridscale build and maintain next generation Cloud-Infrastructures for our clients.
    Our goal is to provide the easiest and most reliable IaaS and PaaS solutions.

    Who is behind gridscale? An experienced, motivated and creative Team that aims to grow and therefore needs your Support.

    You are a communicative person with a technical background? You are not afraid to get in contact with people and you can explain complex topics in a simple and comprehensible way?
    From CEO to CTO and from project manager to developer, you talk to your contact person on an eye-to-eye level? You would love to support our sales department? You appreciate good products and finding not only a good, but the best solution makes you happy?

    Perfect, we would love to get to know you!

    In your role you are part of our product team – you work hand in hand with the product management, the developers and our account executives and take responsibility of the technical development direction of complex solutions, you help with identifying and qualifying business opportunities, understand the technical pain points of customers or partners and develop strategies to solve technical blockers.

    The following Tasks await you:

    • You know our product so well that you immediatly know which modules are the right ones for the problems of our customers
    • It is part of your responsibility to explain the complex technical details and present solutions to your contact persons and potential customers during the pre-sales phase
    • Providing feedback to our product management in the development of customer and partner related functions

    Benefits & perks

    Exciting and diverse tasks

    An attactive salary and commission model

    Individual and flexible workinghours

    Integration in a highly agile and friendly team without strict hierarchies

    Your new working environment is built upon trust, freedom, respect and teamspirit

    An open ear and room for your own ideas

    Your personal budget for conferences and trainings

    27 days of leave are not enough? We contractually guarantee another 20 days of unpaid leave

    Your road to gridscale
    Hyped to go full speed ahead with us
    You have at least 2 years of experience in Sales departments of companies that offer cloud technologies.
    You have gained solid experience with modern cloud technologies
    You are an expert for operating systems, feel comfortable with the various Linux distributions and have had contact with platforms such as Win7, Win8.x and Windows 10 as well as for macOS
    You are familiar with Windows 2008/2012 application servers and supporting technologies/products, including IIS and SQL database variants
    You speak fluent German

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  • Sales Manager (m/f/d) Job Description

    Sales Manager (m/f/d)


    • Cologne, Germany
    • 27 Days of leave
    • Hardware of your choice

    Job benefits coffeeCoffee
    Job benefits fresh fruits Fresh Fruits
    Job benefits soft drinks Soft Drinks
    Job benefits Homeoffice Flexible Home Office
    Job benefits learning budgetLearning Budget
    Job benefits flexible working hoursFlexible Working Hours
    Job benefits Height Adjustable Tables Height Adjustable Tables
    Job benefits LockerYour Own Locker

    Job Description

    We at gridscale build and manage next generation Cloud-Infrastructure for our clients.
    Our goal is to provide the easiest and most reliable IaaS and PaaS solutions.
    Who is behind gridscale? An experienced, motivated and creative Team that aims to grow and therefore needs your Support.

    We are looking for a Sales Manager that is both oriented towards gaining new customers as well as taking care of our existing client base. You should consult our clients with passion and find your place within the innovative environment of gridscale Technology through incorporating proposals.

    The close working relationship with Solution Architects, Operations, Customer Success and our Product Management is an essential part of your work. That’s why Teamwork is not only a Buzzword but a necessary characteristic for you to have. There is no place for lone wolves and elbow society.
    We like to present ourselves at events and fairs and need support through new ideas and the zest for action. Our Team is constantly developing, so we need people with vision and an eye for the “Big picture”. This is your chance to be part of something bigger and to shape the growth of gridscale.

    Does this sound like a job that suites you? Then we would really like to get to know you!

    Benefits & perks

    Exciting challenges on a daily base and a steep learning curve

    A working environment built upon freedom, respect and team spirit

    The opportunity to work mobile with the hardware of your liking

    Individual and flexible working hours

    A personal budget for conferences for professional and personal training

    An attractive and suitable salary

    27 Days of leave is not enough? We contractually guarantee another 20 days of unpaid leave.

    Your road to gridscale
    Hyped to go full speed ahead with us
    A fundamental working experience in Sales
    No fear of contact with customers
    Understanding of technical topics
    Experience in creating Offers, managing negotiations and acquiring contracts
    Being interested in the efficient organisation of sales activities: Forecast-planning, development and implementation of custom tailored sales strategies and reporting
    Self-dependant, structured and goal-oriented way of working
    Experience in CRM-Systems
    Exceptional teamwork abilities and eye level communication
    Fluent German skills and expert level English

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  • Inside Sales Representative – Business Development (m/f/d) Job Description

    Inside Sales Representative – Business Development (m/f/d)


    • Cologne, Germany
    • 27 days of leave
    • Hardware of you choice

    Job benefits coffeeCoffee
    Job benefits fresh fruits Fresh Fruits
    Job benefits soft drinks Soft Drinks
    Job benefits Homeoffice Flexible Home Office
    Job benefits learning budgetLearning Budget
    Job benefits flexible working hoursFlexible Working Hours
    Job benefits Height Adjustable Tables Height Adjustable Tables
    Job benefits LockerYour Own Locker

    Job Description

    We at gridscale build and maintain next generation Cloud-Infrastructures for our clients.
    Our goal is to provide the easiest and most reliable IaaS and PaaS solutions.
    Who is behind gridscale? An experienced, motivated and creative Team that wants to grow and therefore needs your Support.

    You will support our sales team by searching in databases and the social media environment for high quality leads. You are also the first contact to potential customers, you build a bridge to the products and services of gridscale and explain them eloquently, professionally and understandably. You bring in your organizational talent and use your creativity to constantly improve the processes around New Business Development. This way you will work together with us to make gridscale even better known. In return, you will have a steep learning curve and gain insight into the cooperation between marketing and sales in a fast growing scale-up company.

    You want to sell an innovative product at gridscale? You think entrepreneurially, like to take responsibility and have no problems managing your own projects? If you can answer these questions with “Yes” then you are the right person for us and we want to get to know you.

    Benefits & perks

    Exciting and diverse tasks

    Individual and flexible working hours

    The opportunity to work remote and the hardware that you prefer

    Your new working environment is built upon trust, freedom, respect and teamspirit

    Integration in a highly agile and friendly team without strict hierarchies

    An open ear and room for your own ideas

    Your own budget for Conferences to improve on a technical and personal level

    27 Days of leave is not enough? We contractually guarantee another 20 days of unpaid leave.

    Your road to gridscale
    Hyped to go full speed ahead with us
    Entry level of experience in New Business Development, telephone support, sales or similar
    No fear of establishing contact with new customers
    Ideally experience in the innovative Cloud-Computing environment and an understanding of technical topics
    Analytical and organizational Abilities and creativity
    Determination and entrepreneurial thinking
    High initiative and the desire to take responsibility
    Fluent in written and spoken German

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Students

  • Working Student Sales – New Business Development (m/f/d) Job Description

    Working Student Sales – New Business Development (m/f/d)


    • Cologne, Germany
    • Flexible working hours
    • up to 27 days of leave

    Job benefits coffeeCoffee
    Job benefits fresh fruits Fresh Fruits
    Job benefits soft drinks Soft Drinks
    Job benefits Homeoffice Flexible Home Office
    Job benefits learning budgetLearning Budget
    Job benefits flexible working hoursFlexible Working Hours
    Job benefits Height Adjustable Tables Height Adjustable Tables
    Job benefits LockerYour Own Locker

    Job Description

    We at gridscale build and manage next generation Cloud-Infrastructure for our clients.
    Our goal is to provide the easiest and most reliable IaaS and PaaS solutions.
    Who is behind gridscale? An experienced, motivated and creative Team that aims to grow and therefore needs your Support.

    You will support our sales team by searching in databases and the social media environment for high quality leads. You are also the first contact to potential customers, you build a bridge to the products and services of gridscale and explain them eloquently, professionally and understandably. You bring in your organizational talent and use your creativity to constantly improve the processes around New Business Development. This way you will work together with us to make gridscale even better known. In return, you will have a steep learning curve and gain insight into the cooperation between marketing and sales in a fast growing scale-up company.

    You want to sell an innovative product at gridscale? You think entrepreneurially, like to take responsibility and have no problems managing your own projects? If you can answer these questions with “Yes” then you are the right person for us and we want to get to know you.

    Benefits & perks

    Exciting tasks on a daily base and a steep learning curve

    A working environment built upon freedom, respect and team spirit

    Integration in a highly agile and friendly team without strict hierarchies

    An open ear and room for your own ideas

    Individual and flexible working hours, so you can still focus on your study

    A fair salary

    Your road to gridscale
    Hyped to go full speed ahead with us
    Enrolled at the university with focus on business economics, IT or a smiliar program
    Interested in the topics Business Development, Marketing and Sales
    Experience in telephone costumer support or sales
    Fluent in written and spoken German
    Interested in the innovative Cloud-Computing environment
    Analytical and organizational Abilities as well as creativity
    Determination and entrepreneurial thinking
    High initiative and the desire to take responsibility for your own projects

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What is special about gridscale for you?

Felix Kronlage-Dammers

gridscale wants to do things right - this does not only refer to the product, the platform and the performance, but also applies to the whole organisation. This requires the will to constantly work on the organisation and oneself - to experience this and to be able to contribute and participate is not only a great experience but also a huge chance to discover new horizons.

Felix Kronlage-Dammers, COO

Alt

The culture, pulling together, the spontaneity to do things differently, questioning what is really needed and the team spirit.

Lisa Schiffer, Senior Account Manager

Aldemuro Haris

The positive environment makes working here very pleasant. gridscale and its employees combine a high level of intelligence and (the equally important) soft skills, creating an extraordinary atmosphere that helps me to develop my own abilities.

Aldemuro Haris, Software Developer

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