Platform Engineer at Safespring

Are you a cloud enthusiast that enjoys building things from scratch? Do you live and breathe open-source technology? This is the right place for you!

Are you a cloud enthusiast that enjoys building things from scratch? Do you live and breathe open-source technology? This is the right place for you!

As a Platform Engineer at Safespring, you will have the unique opportunity to shape the future of our Kubernetes-based container platform. This role is ideal for someone who thrives in a collaborative environment and wants to contribute to building and refining sustainable cloud technologies.

Your Team

We are a remote-friendly team at Safespring with colleagues scattered around Europe. You will join the newly built Container Platform Team that will consist of 4 engineers.

Currently, the platform is being built with the Community Distribution of Kubernetes that powers Openshift (OKD). The platform team will build, maintain and operate the container service from scratch on top of Safespring’s production IaaS.

The product is built and operated by consuming Safespring’s IaaS products, OpenStack and CEPH.

What will you do?

Who are you?

You have an open-source software engineering mindset. You are keen on enabling users of Kubernetes to efficiently manage their containerized application lifecycle with the lowest possible effort.

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What in it for you?

About Safespring

Safespring is a pioneer in providing cloud services that emphasize digital sovereignty, ensuring that your data remains secure, private, and within regulatory boundaries. Our commitment to open-source technology and environmental sustainability is matched by our dedication to empowering businesses with full control over their digital assets. 

Apply Now

If you’re ready to make a significant impact in a dynamic team, apply today to join us at Safespring. Got questions? Contact Marietta at

Our recruitment process

At Safespring we’re not just building systems; we’re building relationships. We understand that applying for a new role is a big step, and we aim to make it a smooth, transparent, and engaging experience for you.

  1. Intro chat - this is a great opportunity for both of us to get to know each other and decide if we have a match
  2. Meet your future manager - deep dive into your engineering experiences
  3. Tech interviews
    1. System Design - let’s talk architecture and how you approach system scalability, reliability, and security.
    2. Programming Deep Dive - here’s your chance to impress us with your coding skills by walking us through one of your projects.
  4. Sync with your recruiter - all your interviewers will make a collaborative decision and will either present you with an employment offer and celebrate, or provide you with constructive feedback and encourage to stay connected!

Flexibility in Every Step: We recognize that talent comes in many forms and that the standard interview process isn’t one-size-fits-all. If you have ideas on how you would prefer to showcase your skills, we’re all ears! Our goal is to give you an opportunity to show us how you work best.

Got questions?

Got questions?

Marietta is your contact here at Safespring. You can contact her at

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