Scalability Engineer

Job description

For our fast-growing Software as a Software (SaaS) company ChannelEngine, we are looking for a Scalability engineer! Are you enjoying servers, networking, and scalability, and would you like to be part of our team? Then we are looking for you!

Your challenges

To realize our growth ambitions, we are looking for a Scalability engineer who can further strengthen our technical team by making our product even more scalable. You will be part of our DevOps team and work closely with the development teams and existing server and database administrators.

  • Optimizing our infrastructure;
  • Implementing redundant solutions;
  • Scaling and maintaining our databases, web applications, and task processing;
  • Working on a scalable SaaS solution and with large datasets.

Our tech stack

  • .NET Framework and Core;
  • MSSQL, Redis, ElasticSearch (ELK), IIS, HaProxy;
  • A combination of Windows and Linux servers.

What does ChannelEngine have to offer you?

  • A varied job in a driven, non-hierarchical scrum team;
  • Contribute to the scalability and infrastructure of a proprietary international e-commerce platform;
  • Space and responsibility to organize your own time;
  • Growing with a fast-growing company with significant international plans and ambitions;
  • Lovely colleagues with shared lunch and flexible working hours;
  • Work in a modern office building next to Leiden Central Station with a gym or, of course, from home;
  • Ergonomic workstations, sit-stand desks and super-fast PC or laptop with two monitors;
  • Darts in your breaks, chair massages, fresh fruit and delicious coffee from freshly ground beans;
  • A pension settlement;

Job requirements

Who are you?

To fill the vacancy for Scalability engineer correctly, we find it essential that you have the following qualities:

  • You have experience implementing scalable web applications (.NET Core), database clusters (MSSQL, Redis, Elastic), and network infrastructure;
  • You have experience with virtualization and containerization;
  • You have experience with both proprietary infrastructure and hybrid cloud solutions;
  • Configuring both windows and Linux environments is no problem for you;
  • You are familiar with common scripting languages such as python, bash or PowerShell;
  • Preferably you have a relevant HBO or WO study program;
  • You have a good understanding of security;
  • You like to think along in an informal and fast-growing startup;
  • You have good communication skills and speak excellent English;
  • You like to keep yourself up to date with the latest dev.

What is ChannelEngine?

ChannelEngine is a fast-growing SaaS solution, offering leading brands, distributors and retailers of all industries a solution to connect their systems to most important international Marketplaces and sales channels while optimizing sales, minimizing time and maximizing profit and reach.


ChannelEngine's story began in 2013 when it became undeniable that marketplaces were going to be one of the most important elements of the global e-commerce market. We saw an opportunity to make these powerful platforms available to any business. Our 15+ years of e-commerce experience helped us build the most complete marketplace management suite and now, 7 years later, we facilitate the sale of over 6 million products from 2000 brands to over 100 marketplaces. Our platform is used by many strong and well-known companies. Some of the many great names we work for are JBL, Bugaboo, Brabantia, Brunotti, Hunkemöller, RB (Finish, Airwick, Durex, Nurofen), Body & Fit, Nelson, Libbey, Signify, Staples, Polaroid, and many more.


ChannelEngine is growing at an extremely rapid pace and currently covers Channels in Europe, US, Canada and Mexico and is currently on a mission to cover the globe. Do you like change and innovation? Are you looking for high energy and driven people to work with and achieve ambitious goals together while having fun? Are you ready to grow with us? Don’t hesitate to send in your application!