Platform Engineer

Wirecard AG is one of the world’s leading independent providers of outsourcing and white label solutions for electronic payment transactions. The Wirecard Group has been supporting companies in accepting electronic payments from all sales channels. A global multi-channel platform bundles international payment acceptances and methods, supplemented by fraud prevention solutions. When it comes to issuing their own payment instruments in the form of cards or mobile payment solutions, Wirecard provides companies with an end-to-end infrastructure, including the requisite licenses for card and account products.

Wirecard AG is listed on the Frankfurt Securities Exchange (TecDAX, ISIN DE0007472060, WDI).

Position: Platform Engineer

Location: Philippines

Your tasks:

  • Operate and maintain business critical services and infrastructure, ensure service continuity and availability
  • Deployment, configuration, patching and maintenance of supported systems and related products according to defined policies, processes and procedures
  • Monitoring of running systems
  • Incident and problem management
  • Automation of routine tasks, software provisioning and configuration management
  • Develop and implement system and service monitoring, test backup and recovery plans
  • End-to-end responsibility of providing, among others, Cloudera Hadoop, Apache Kafka, Elastic (ELK) Stack, Tomcat, Puppet and Ansible services


  • University degree or educational equivalent in computer science or information technology field
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Core knowledge and experience:
    • Linux OS and service configuration
    • IT Automation with Python, Ansible, Puppet
    • System and application performance monitoring and troubleshooting
    • Multi-tier applications maintenance and troubleshooting
    • OpenSSL, SSL TLS knowledge
    • Network and database sound knowledge
  • Experience with one or more of the below listed technologies and products:
    • Apache Kafka
    • Cloudera Hadoop
    • Elastic (ELK) Stack
    • GitLab CI/CD
    • Sonatype Nexus
    • Jenkins automation server
    • Hashicorp products, Consul, Vault, Nomad, Terraform
    • Apache HTTP Server, Apache Tomcat, Oracle WebLogic
    • BMC Control-M


  • World Leading Listed Organization
  • Attractive benefits
  • Excellent learning exposure