Job Details

About Mindfire

AI for the many, not the few. Mindfire is a young tech start-up in Zurich that aims to bring great minds together to solve AI challenges faced by businesses, science, and humanity. Our global, multidisciplinary community of talented individuals spans fields ranging from computer science to mathematics, physics, neuroscience, robotics, and beyond. We firmly believe that by combining human creativity with AI, there are few problems we can’t solve.

Your Responsibilities

In your position as DevOps-Engineer for cloud computing, you will be responsible to build-up and maintain a scalable cloud service architecture for a fast-growing multi-media app. As part of a cross functional SCRUM team, your responsibilities include:

  • Designing and implementing a scalable, and highly-available cloud architecture for a multi-media app
  • Setting-up and maintaining automated testing and deployment systems (CI/CD)
  • Constant monitoring and optimization of the backend, with respect to availability, performance, and security
  • Prototype, test and integrate new functionalities, based on user-feedback
  • Set-up and maintain analytics dashboards to monitor the operation of front- and backend
  • Consulting and mentoring of colleagues

Your qualifications    

  • University degree in computer science or a related field or equivalent work experience with further education
  • Good backend programming knowledge, preferably for multi-media applications
  • Good working knowledge of scalable cloud technologie
  • Good working experience with Kubernetes and service meshes
  • Experience in installing and maintaining CI/CD systems
  • Preferred: experience in deploying deep learning frameworks such as PyTorch or TensorFlow
  • Languages: English (full proficiency), German preferred

What we are offering

  • A dynamic, young company where out of the box ideas are welcomed and acted upon
  • A professional and target-oriented culture where
  1. managers act as role models
  2. everybody is treated with fairness & respect
  3. people are encouraged to take their own decisions, hence mistakes are accepted as part of the learning process
  4. dissonances are settled openly & without delay
  • High level of personal responsibility
  • A challenging and exciting mission within an innovative and creative environment
  • The opportunity to work with some of the smartest and most innovative people in the market
  • Introduction into the field of AI and latest self-learning technology at the cutting edge of science
  • The possibility to change the world and have impact at a large scale

You will inspire us with your personality

  • Personal integrity & highly professional attitude
  • Self-motivated & flexible in a dynamic and quickly changing environment
  • Able to organize the daily workload by priorities and meet deadlines without any exception
  • Fast learner & willing to improve daily
  • Team player, Giver, “easy-care”
  • Being performance and results-oriented

If you want to know more about this opportunity, you can direct your inquiries to

Please apply with a cover letter and CV.