DevOps Engineer at Cobrowser / Knowler – Livechat

In September 2018 Cobrowser was taken over by LiveChat Service. The takeover has given LiveChat Service the opportunity to not only offer chat services, but also chat software and a combination of both. This has resulted LiveChat Service, Cobrowser and the new chat software label Knowler to offer a comprehensive solution for every company and organization that realizes the full potential and added value of live chat.

We are Cobrowser / Knowler

Cobrowser is developer of chat software and cobrowsing systems. Companies and organizations that value uptime and security are Cobrowser’s primary target group. Several of our clients are: Samsung, the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Robeco. Our new label Knowler is a Software as a Service solution that allows companies to experience the special opportunities of live chat, plug and play. The main goal of Knowler is to provide a comprehensive chat solution offering groundbreaking innovations while guaranteeing the provision of safe and secure software.

Who are we looking for? / Your activities:

In order to maintain and increase the growth of Cobrowser and Knowler, we are looking for a DevOps engineer. As DevOps engineer you will be maintaining the software and systems within the entire DTAP street. For the developers you will be responsible for creating a representative environment and the production of optimal uptime and performance. Moreover, you will be the switch between the developer and the production system. You will be responsible for proactively preventing repairing failures and keeping the used software up-to-date and configurations secure.

We use Kubernetes in our production systems. The software is run on containers at pakweg 75 virtualized VNWare hosts. Along with our business growth ambitions, a growth of our server park and cluster is a necessity.

Skills / experience:

  • Kubernetes & Docker
  • VNWare & vCloud
  • Knowledge of (linux) high performance networking
  • Knowledge of high availability solutions
  • Experience with monitoring and proactive maintenance
  • Experience with security configuration and scanning
  • Experience with linux provisioning and updates
  • Experience with Continuous integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD)
  • You can analyze and act quickly in case of critical failures
  • Basic knowledge of Web techniques, for example PHP, Javascript

Location: Rotterdam or Groningen in combination with working remotely

Want to apply for the vacancy of DevOps Engineer? Do you meet the required knowledge and skills? Send your resume and motivation to

*Acquisition based on this vacancy is not appreciated.

Type of employment: fulltime

Livechat: More than just a <strong>  contact channel </strong>

Livechat: More than just a contact channel