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DevOps Engineer (Germany - Braunschweig)

About Us

GAMS is an established software company with a long track record in the field of mathematical optimization and sells products and services to more than 120 countries. We care about algebraic modeling and optimization and strive to provide the best possible optimization software and the best services for our customers. Our customers express and solve their optimization problems using our algebraic modeling language “GAMS” to come up with optimal solutions to their complex decision problems in a wide range of industries and applications (energy systems modeling, macroeconomic analysis, environmental studies, production planning, and much more). Using our deployment solutions, MIRO and Engine, customers can seamlessly host optimization models in the cloud and make them accessible via a web browser. We are a friendly and culturally diverse group of dedicated people from different countries who love creating quality software and helping customers formulate, and solve their complex optimization problems and deploy solutions for them. As a GAMS team member, you will benefit from a flexible and family-friendly work environment with a flat hierarchy and lots of opportunities to learn and discuss your ideas with some of the brightest minds in the field. You will be able to work either remotely or from our office in Braunschweig.


We are looking for a skilled and motivated DevOps Engineer to join our team. As a DevOps Engineer, you will be responsible for maintaining and monitoring our Kubernetes cluster and ensuring the smooth running of our CI/CD development pipeline. You will be working closely with our development and operations teams to ensure that our infrastructure is reliable, scalable, and secure.


  • Maintain and monitor our Kubernetes cluster
  • Manage and maintain our CI/CD development pipeline
  • Develop and maintain automation scripts and tools for infrastructure provisioning, configuration management, and deployment
  • Ensure the reliability, scalability, and security of our infrastructure
  • Collaborate with development and operations teams to improve the performance and efficiency of our systems
  • Troubleshoot and resolve infrastructure issues

Your Profile


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field (not strictly required but beneficial)
  • Strong understanding of Kubernetes and experience managing and monitoring a Kubernetes cluster
  • Experience with CI/CD pipelines and familiarity with tools such as Jenkins, GitLab, or CircleCI
  • Experience with Linux administration and shell scripting
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills (German or English)

Beneficial skills

  • Familiarity with AWS cloud infrastructure and services
  • Programming experience in Python and other programming languages
  • Experience with infrastructure as code tools such as Terraform and Ansible


You will work closely with our team of developers based in Braunschweig, Germany and also other locations in Europe. Working on-site in our Braunschweig Office will be beneficial, but remote work is also possible. If you are interested in a job at GAMS, then please send an email to with a link to your LinkedIn profile (or another conclusive social media or online profile). Due to GDPR regulations, do not email us your personal information. If that is needed we will tell you how to transfer your data in a secure way.