NameAPI is a web API
to handle people's names
in your software.



Large Dictionary of Given Names

The NameAPI database of names counts a total of around 220.000 female, 285.000 male and 70.000...


German Names Imported

German is a West Germanic language and it is the official language of many countries, including...


More Research, Larger Name Database

The NameAPI database of manually reviewed names counts more than 590.000 given names from more than...


Russian Names Imported

Russian is the most widely spoken Slavic language in the world, using the Cyrillic script.


Irish Names Imported

Irish is a Gaelic language, part of the Celtic language family and it is one of the official...

DevOps Engineer, Cluj

About us

Optimaize SRL, a Swiss software company with development office since 2006 in Cluj-Napoca, develops the global leading software for handling personal names.

We are looking to hire a DevOps Engineer to join our team in Cluj-Napoca. If you're hard-working and dedicated, Optimaize is a perfect place to grow your career. Apply now!

Job Overview

At Optimaize our success depends on IT systems that are handled by a DevOps Engineer who is making sure they are functioning properly. We’re seeking an experienced DevOps who will protect our critical systems and assets, build solutions, and assist in developing the overall IT strategy.

Technology stack

  • Ansible
  • Docker, Kubernetes (K8s)
  • Jenkins, Git
  • Elasticsearch/OpenSearch/ELK
  • Zabbix
  • Java

What you will do

  • perform server administration tasks (ex: user/group, security permissions, group policies)
  • update systems and technologies to the latest versions
  • research event-log warnings and errors
  • monitor resources to ensure that systems architecture components work together seamlessly
  • troubleshoot hardware and software errors by running diagnostics, documenting problems and resolutions, prioritizing problems, and assessing impact of issues
  • perform regular backup operations and implement appropriate processes for data protection, disaster recovery, and failover procedures
  • provide documentation and technical specifications to IT staff for planning and implementing new or upgrades of IT infrastructure

About you

Hard facts:

  • bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in information technology, computer science, or a closely related field, or equivalent experience required
  • strong knowledge of systems and networking software, hardware, and networking protocols: Docker, Kubernetes, Jenkins, Git, Continuous Integration
  • strong knowledge of implementing and effectively developing helpdesk and IT operations best practices, including expert knowledge of security, storage, data protection, and disaster recovery protocols
  • critical thinking skills, decisive judgement, and the ability to work with minimal supervision
  • accuracy and attention to details
  • organization and prioritization skills
  • problem analysis and ability to solve problems efficiently
  • English: fluent speaking and writing, any other language is a plus
  • excellent and effective communication skills


  • team-oriented person
  • positive person
  • results driven "finishes the job"
  • organization and prioritization skills
  • extreme attention to detail

What we offer

A place in an open-minded and professional young team where your work is valued and your ideas are heard.


  • competitive salary
  • super flexible schedule, work at the office, from home, or abroad
  • training on the job
  • authentic Swiss chocolate from the candy bar
  • private health insurance


Our office:

  • comfortable Swedish desks and chairs
  • lounge to relax, read a book, or play board games
  • PlayStation gaming corner
  • terrace with lounge and grill
  • table tennis (indoor/outdoor)
  • billiard table (9 ft)
  • kicker table (masa de fotbal / csocsó)


Work hard and ride hard

Our technical staff is entitled to our free hard enduro motorcycle training and tours program, operated by our friends at Enduro Nuts.


Now is the best time

Are you excited about this opportunity and think you're a good fit? Do you not mind or even enjoy coaching colleagues? Can you see yourself working at our office? Then send us your CV now: career at





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