For our office in Cologne we are looking for a DevOps Engineer (m/f/div) who thinks in patterns, colours and visuals.

As a DevOps Engineer (m/f/div) you become an expert in understanding our infrastructure. By working together with the product and development teams you build and improve system delivery and the infrastructure to manage and monitor our software services. You support our product and development teams to consider scalability and process optimisation with every software service we build. Our cloud infrastructure for the production and database servers will be maintained by you.

Yes, we are eager to recruit the most talented experts in the game. But we are also looking for a perfect Dept fit. Someone who is eager to learn, inspires others, strives towards a better world, takes the stage, is a futurist at heart, and someone who will toast to a successful week with us. Moreover, Dept is an equal opportunity employer. We strongly support diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees..


  • Cologne


  • Experience in web development, monitoring, relational and non relational databases
  • You already worked with IT Automations (e.g. Ansible, Chef, Puppet, Salt)
  • Experience in web programming languages, ideally in python.
  • You enjoy clean and elegant code
  • You are familiar with the command line, linux and API concepts
  • Experience with version control systems
  • You already have experience in building scalable web systems or web scraping
  • Good Unix knowledge
  • Experience working in high scale environment


  • An appreciative and collaborative corporate culture with "Can Do" attitudes
  • Advancement training and specialization opportunities in the international Dept environment
  • A good work-life balance (flexible working hours and home office options)
  • Get-togethers and events such as Team Lunch, after work socials, Dept Festival in Amsterdam, Christmas party or winter sports camp


Hi, we are Dept - an international digital agency of over 900 experienced thinkers & makers. One agency uniting creativity, technology and data. Helping reinvent & accelerate your digital reality by creating experiences that people want and businesses need.

factor-a is the leading company in the most attractive area of e-commerce: Amazon. As part of Dept, we support globally active manufacturers and brands (vendors) in the operational marketplace management on Amazon. The goal is the sustainable increase in sales and market share as well as the creation of transparency for the optimal control of all success-critical measures. factor-a is a pioneer in Amazon vendor management with the combination of technology and agency performance and has over 100 international top brands among its customers.

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