Head of Infrastructure

Head of Infrastructure

Location: Spain (remote job)

We are looking for a motivated and experienced individual to work as our Head of Infrastructure in our IT Team. This role reports to the IT Project Manager.

As a critical member of the engineering team, you'll support the infrastructure of the engineering, Data science and bioinformatic team. You'll collaborate with multiple teams in a test environment to shape the product. You'll work in an environment designed to let you get into, and stay in, the zone without suffering through endless meetings and status reports. You are a world-class engineer who has a no-nonsense, no-drama approach to solving difficult problems. You will help guide technology choices for development infrastructure, finding a balance between “state-of-the-art” and “tried and true”, keeping an eye on maintainability, scalability, cost as well as innovation.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Manage the AWS infrastructure
  • Collaborate with multiple teams (create repositories, jenkins scripts…etc).
  • Question what it’s established in order to have a better infrastructure, processes or cost reduction
  • Keep up with the industry to continually improve the technology stack
  • Monitor servers
  • On/Off boarding
  • Keep up to date with hardware and software inventory
  • Implement security initiatives
  • Monitor overall security (information, servers, users, among others)

Job Competencies & Personal Attributes:

  • Thorough knowledge of the overall AWS infrastructure (EC2, S3, VPC, RDS) and experience containerizing existing applications
  • Knowledge and experience designing, working and deploying container solutions.
  • Experience in container architecture, container orchestration
  • Built software or solutions using Python and GraphQL programming languages
  • Built software using relational databases PostgreSQL
  • Automated deployments to AWS or other cloud infrastructures using popular frameworks and technologies (Ansible)
  • Experience using build orchestration tools and Continuous integrations tools with Jenkins
  • Designed systems after thoughtful evaluation and consideration of technologies
  • Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available, self-healing service
  • Demonstrated strong development practices for automation in a continually-shipping environment (test driven development, continuous integration, clean and maintainable code)
  • A working understanding of how security fits into DevOps
  • A flexible, can-do attitude with a willingness and aptitude for learning
  • You are fluent in English
  • You are a multi-task maker
  • You have great adaptation capabilities, flexibility, and resilience in a very dynamic and challenging context
  • You are proactive and you identify potential blockers in advance and plan your activities accordingly.

Technologies in detail:

  • 3+ years AWS: Route53, S3, RDS, EC2, Batch, VPC, EFS, ECR, SQS, SES, Lambda, Billing…
  • 3+ yearsAnsible
  • 2+ years Vpn
  • 3+ years Bastion
  • 3+ years Networking
  • 3+ years Servers/Certificates/Licensing
  • 3+ years Security
  • 3+ years Observability: ElastAlerts & Kibana & ElasticSearch
  • 3+ years Database administration: PostgreSQL
  • 2+ years Docker (Docker swarm)
  • 3+ years bash / python scripting
  • 2+ years CI/CD - Jenkins


  • GDPR


  • Google - Workspaces
  • 3rd party apps: slack, hubspot, monday, metabase, service desk, jira/confluence,
  • On/off boarding

You Might Also Have:

  • Python3
  • GraphQL
  • Airflow
  • SOC2

We Have:

An international leading team working to improve the health of our planet from the soil up! With a fun and energetic working environment, our multi-skilled, dedicated team is composed of industry experts, top scientists, and talented engineers who love spreading expertise and creativity with a desire for self-improvement. Our cultural DNA is based on these five values:

  • Inspire one another,
  • Innovate in all we do,
  • Leave a mark on the world,
  • Find the possible in the impossible,
  • Be direct and transparent.

We provide competitive salaries and some of the best perks in the industry, including:

  • Flexible work environment.
  • Time when you need it, generous vacation policy.
  • Encouragement to get out of the office and into the field to see first-hand how our products are being used.
  • We take part in and offer workshops, conferences, meet-up groups, and tech-talks to encourage participation and growth in both community involvement and career development.

This is the chance to boost your career and develop your skills in one of the fast-growing companies in AgTech. We need brains, ambition, and passion to continue helping farmers everywhere to keep their soils productive.

As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Biome Makers is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

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