DevOps / Site Reliability Engineer Lisbon | Remote

About Pyctor

Our mission is to reinvent finance to promote inclusion and equality of opportunity in the crypto-asset ecosystem.

Pyctor is a digital assets post-trade market infrastructure for global custodians, institutional issuers and other capital market actors. We empower them to securely issue, access and manage digital assets in a regulatory compliant manner.

You will be working with a team of Pyctorians who embrace those core values: Determination, Integrity, Excellence, Trust.

Are you a highly motivated DevOps Engineer with a mind for innovation? Then read further!

Your work environment

This is your opportunity to contribute and gain experience in an innovative start-up environment at Pyctor, working with the latest financial technologies based on DLT / blockchain and digital assets.

You will be part of a multi-disciplinary team with a young and dynamic mindset.

Your role

You will maintain complex blockchain related applications with a strong focus on security.

You will be responsible for setting up and managing the monitoring & alerting solution across the different Pyctor products.

You will work closely with other developers and participate in the design and architecture of the product.

Your profile

You are a skilled and strongly motivated DevOps / Site Reliability Engineer with experience in maintaining micro-service oriented applications.

You have a degree in IT or computer science related field.

You are able to work in a fast paced and complex environment where a curious, self-starting and analytical mentality is necessary.

You are a generalist, capable of quickly picking up new tasks.

You can work independently on different tasks and communicate the progress with the other team members.

Additionally, you

  • Are at home with UNIX operating systems (Linux, FreeBSD)
  • Are proficient in Bash and Python
  • Have experience with bare metal infrastructure as well as cloud infrastructure (Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services)
  • Have a solid understanding of IT security concepts and cryptography
  • Have a solid understanding of networking and communication protocols
  • Have experience with building CI / CD pipelines
  • Have experience with containerization (docker, kubernetes)
  • Have experience with monitoring & alerting tools (Prometheus, Grafana)
  • Have the ability to clearly communicate insights and ideas
  • Are able to use git efficiently on a daily basis
  • Are fluent in spoken and written English

What we offer

  • We offer a full-time position (40 hours), Lisbon | Remote
  • Competitive compensation package
  • Start date as soon as possible
  • Open, informal, fun and international working environment
  • Work in a cross-functional, enthusiastic and agile team
  • Possibility of travelling within Europe when necessary

Interested or want to learn more?

To apply, please send us your CV at or use our dedicated online form here.

Pyctor is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate.