Cheppers is looking for a Lead Cloud/DevOps Engineer to lead our in-house Cloud Engineer team. The team is working on cloud based products for our clients and on in-house tools for our development teams. We are AWS partners with extensive knowledge of the platform and lots of experience in hosting highly available websites and applications. Besides AWS, we have hands-on experience with Google Cloud and we also provide various DevOps services from infrastructure planning to implementing modern CI/CD systems.


  • Architect modern cloud infrastructures for our clients based on their needs
  • Lead the team in working on the development of SaaS/PaaS products, Cloud Infrastructure and CI/CD systems
  • Lead the team in developing software, APIs and automating related cloud infrastructure tasks with infrastructure as code
  • See the big picture and improve the team's internal processes
  • Work with the team in an agile way with two-week sprints (planning, development + demo, retrospective)
  • Be there for the team by reviewing, mentoring and helping them out when they are stuck
  • Be an integral part of growing the team with right candidates as hiring manager
  • Ensure that our new team members improve their knowledge of the technologies we use to a professional level within their work and lead them in these efforts by example


  • Strong software engineering skills and OOP fundamentals
  • Experience in either Ruby, Go, Python or PHP
  • Be familiar with Linux/Unix at the command line level
  • A thorough understanding of AWS services like EC2, RDS, S3, CloudWatch, Lambda, Elastic Beanstalk
  • Knowledge of CI/CD methodologies
  • Understanding of how web technologies work (web servers, REST APIs, etc.)
  • Hands on leadership and mentoring experience
  • Good empathy and communication skills with colleagues and clients
  • Flexibility and openness to new technologies
  • Fluent in Hungarian and a good working knowledge in English


  • Experience working with GCP or Azure
  • Having relevant certifications
  • Experience with Terraform or AWS CloudFormation
  • Experience working with containers
  • Experience with server-configuration management tools (Ansible, Chef, Puppet, etc.)
  • DevOps experience: owning and operating services that you've built
  • Contributions to open source projects
  • Familiarity with automated testing

For all this we offer:

  • Participation in interesting, long-term projects
  • Possibilities for professional growth and valuable training opportunities
  • Company provided Macbook Pro (or equivalent)
  • A dog friendly downtown office in Budapest
  • Quarterly bonus
  • Partner status and company shares after 2 years
  • Company English lessons with native language teachers
  • Soft skill trainings
  • Flexible working hours and home office
  • Possibility to get incubation for your product ideas

About us:

Cheppers was founded in 2012 and today we are one of the fastest growing IT companies in Central Europe, with a strong international reputation. We currently have 60+ colleagues who work on cloud services, Drupal and Laravel based web solutions, React based app development, web design and development consulting, and UX & UI planning.

  • We believe in continuous learning and we like to share knowledge with each other through in-house training.
  • We are transparent and aim to be as open as possible with each other, and we strongly believe in growing together.
  • Most of our colleagues have participated in open source projects.
  • We are regular attendees/presenters/organizers/code sprinters/sponsors of professional conferences in Hungary and abroad.
  • More than half of our team members have visited our clients in Western Europe and the USA to work on-site or to attend team building events.
  • We have an office in New York City and a constantly growing team in the USA. 
  • From 2019 we are in the AWS Partner Network.
  • Lots of our colleagues have acquired AWS and Acquia certifications.

We look forward to receiving your CV in an email sent to , or by filling out the form below.

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