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Senior Infrastructure Engineer

About Gelato

Gelato has built the world's largest and most global networks for on-demand production of customized items e.g. t-shirts, wall art, mugs, books, hoodies, and cards, We support a new wave of e-commerce entrepreneurs and the global shift towards local and more sustainable production.

We own no physical assets, our asset is a digital connectivity platform that enables world-class on-demand production for e-commerce platforms and applications. We already have more than 100 production partners in 30 countries. In 72 hours we can reach more than 5 billion people and potential consumers in a smarter, faster, and greener way.

In many ways, we at Gelato are rethinking how digital fabrication of customized products can be done on-demand. Just imagine what will happen when we add 3D printing capabilities to this global service. We are already empowering thousands of e-commerce entrepreneurs to grow and scale their businesses. Again, thanks to the products being produced locally we produce what you need when you need it, and where you need it. In other words, we reduce waste and carbon emissions.

Together we can increase global GDP by effectively supporting - local on-demand production.

Position summary

Following our global expansion, we are seeking a talented, highly open and honest Senior Infrastructure Engineer to join our distributed team.
You will be responsible for developing and supporting our internal delivery platform.

You will work closely with application , security and architecture teams to accelerate reliable deliveries.

The position is based in one of our development hubs in Stockholm (Sweden), Kyiv (Ukraine), Moscow (Russia), Tallinn (Estonia), Oslo (Norway).

What you will be doing

  • Actively develop, maintain and scale our internal delivery platform (AWS,K8S)
  • Automate everything
  • Encourage and develop a DevOps culture
  • Provide technical support and be on on-call duty for production systems 1 week/month

Our tech stack:

  • PHP, Go, Python, JS
  • Postgres, Redis, Memcache, RabbitMQ
  • AWS, Kubernetes, CircleCI/Jenkins

Who you are

In order to be successful in this role you will need to have a start-up mentality. You are committed to excel with energy and endurance while you understand that building a company is hard but satisfying work.

You have high integrity and great attention to detail.


  • 5+ years in a similar position
  • good understanding of the Linux operating system
  • average programming skills and good understanding of relational databases
  • previous experience with containers, cloud services and configuration management tools
  • good understanding of scalable and highly available architectures
  • previous experience in a infrastructure, web operations or SRE team
  • a stoic mindset, well organized with clear and effective communication skills (fluent in English)
  • willingness to act independently but responsibly

Nice to have:

  • Go
  • PostgreSQL
  • Ansible, Terraform, Docker, Kubernetes, Helm, AWS
  • CI/CD pipelines
  • System performance engineering
  • Bsc degree in Computer Science or related field

What we offer

We offer you a chance to be part of a truly amazing journey in a company that sets very high targets and works hard to achieve them. We’re not just another social web application; we’re changing one of the world’s largest industries as the engine for personalized products for creators and global brands.

You will be able to work with smart, motivated, and engaged co-workers from all over the world, in a very energetic environment.

You will have a tangible impact on the way that we operate and expand our business.

Working with some of the most ambitious colleagues out there you will have a ground floor opportunity to put all your experience and know-how to the test while learning at a speed you thought was impossible before joining.

As we continue to grow we want you to grow with us and for the right candidate, there is no limit to where this opportunity might take you.

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Senior Infrastructure Engineer

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Who we are

We’re a team of 100+ people, 25 nationalities, spread across 6 timezones. We are on a mission to change the way physically printed collaterals are produced. We’ve come a long way building a network of partners across the world, however, there are still loads of challenges and opportunities ahead. Want to join us on this journey?

About Gelato

Communication is a fundamental human need and print is a powerful tool to help people communicate their creativity and passion. Perhaps this is why commercial printing has become one of the largest industries on the planet. Gelato's state of the art global print cloud facilitates local printing at a scale greater than the world has ever seen before. Learn more

What we offer

The rare opportunity to change the world such that everyone around you can use the services you’ve been part of building. We’re not just another web application; we’re changing one of the world’s largest industries. Join a motivated, hard-working and passionate team in a dynamic and energetic startup environment.

Our culture

We are a global company with a global team. We hire for attitude and train for skills. We battle over ideas - which is why we don't believe in hierarchies - we all have equal value. We believe innovation happens when the quality of an idea matters, not the person who had it. We collaborate and build relationships. We speak about things as they are and how they feel.