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Job Description

Platform Service’s mission is to accelerate Adevinta's product development by providing internal platforms that enable engineers to effectively deliver secure, reliable and efficient software; creating opportunities for economies of scale and enabling the marketplaces to focus their engineering time on delivering their core product.  

The SRE team’s main responsibility will be to bring ready-made observability to our internal platform and own initiatives that further the goal of cross-team and cross-organisation observability. The team will own the different toolsets, integration projects with the rest of the internal components and third-party services as well as evangelise best practices for incident management with Adevinta worldwide impact.


What you’ll do

  • Help us build a team from scratch.

  • Provide technical mentorship, standards and best practices.

  • Work with the team to develop and evolve the different components and integrations in the SRE space.

  • Be a contact point for other teams within Adevinta. 

  • Be hands-on with the codebase. Review work done in the team and provide constructive feedback.

  • Work closely with our Product Lead, helping to shape our platform offerings.



  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, or other Science field or equivalent work experience. .

  • Strong team player with a positive attitude.

  • Strong English verbal and written communication skills.

  • Experience working with AWS or other cloud providers.

  • Experience developing software, you’re adaptable to different programming languages and frameworks if required.

  • Experience coaching other team members.

  • Strong knowledge of SLIs/SLOs, monitoring and alerting best practices.

  • Hands-on experience with Kubernetes is a plus.

  • Hands-on experience with incident management at large-scale is a plus.

Additional Information

What you’ll get from us

  • Competitive compensation package

  • A unique position in an international and dynamic environment

  • Opportunity to shape the way we work. Your feedback and opinions are valued at all levels of the organisation

  • The chance to be a key player in a growing, highly skilled team

  • Great colleagues and a healthy working environment

  • Benefits including private health insurance, stock purchase plan and bonus

  • Flexibility to work when and how you want - flexible hours, choose your phone and computer

  • Career development, including individual training budget and language classes

  • Flexible benefits programme (transport, restaurants, child-care, etc)

  • 26 days of holidays


Additional Information

Adevinta is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability status. 

If anything you’ve read above ticks your boxes, then why not apply now to find out more!



The health of our employees is very important to us. Due to Covid-19 all of our employees currently have the option to work from home full-time or, depending on the local situation and government regulations, they may go into the office following all safety protocols. This means that our interviews are currently taking place virtually. We are reviewing the situation on a regular basis and want to ensure that we follow all governmental guidelines and put the health of our people first. 


Company Description

We’re Adevinta, a global leader in digital marketplaces. Our household name brands, including Marktplaats in the Netherlands, Mobile.de in Germany and Leboncoin in France, reach hundreds of millions of people every month across 16 countries. 

We’re all about matchmaking, and our sites help people find whatever they’re looking for in their local communities – whether it’s a car, an apartment, a sofa or a new job. Every connection made or item found makes a difference by creating a world where people share more and waste less. 

Global Tech Hubs in Barcelona, Amsterdam, Paris and Berlin support our brands. Their goal is to develop common global products and innovation platforms which our brands can use. This means using cutting edge technology to create scalable, customisable and secure products and components that free up development time and leverage our access to global data.



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