System Administrator | Lisbon, Portugal



About us

CompareEuropeGroup is one of Europe’s fastest growing financial management platforms for insurance, banking, and telco products.

Headquartered in London, CompareEuropeGroup helps people across Europe save time and money and make better choices with comprehensive, free and independent online comparison tools for insurance, personal loans, credit cards, broadband subscriptions and other home services.

We are here to build the winning platform in our markets and most recently raised our Series A funding round from a suite of top-tier investors, including amongst others Nova Founders Capital, ACE & Company (investors in Uber, Pinterest, etc.), Peter Thiel (founder of PayPal), Mark Pincus (founder of Zynga), and others. The group has been able to establish a strong market position with over 50 partners in Europe and employs more than 100 people in five offices.

Role description

We’re looking for a Senior System Administration engineer to join our awesome team in Lisbon.

In this role, you’ll work collaboratively with software engineering to deploy and operate our systems, help automate and streamline our operations and processes, build and maintain tools for deployment, monitoring and operations and troubleshoot and resolve issues in infrastructure, using Agile methodologies


  • Evolve systems and tools to support and maintain cloud infrastructure. Profile stable environments for developers, integrations and production.
  • Monitor and improve the performance and ensure the scalability and reliability of the R&D infrastructure used by developers
  • Providing direct server support during various operations such as deployment and general production
  • Collaborating with developers to make sure new environments meet requirements and conform to best practices
  • Designing, implementing and testing agreed-upon infrastructures
  • Automating deployment of all of our components, managing all infrastructure and networking configuration
  • Contribute to improve our development and team process.


  • 4+ years’ experience as a System Administration engineer
  • Solid knowledge on:  AWS (EBS, EC2, Network, Lambda, Management, etc.), Jenkins, Automation Deployment, Network
  • Experience in scripting development in at least one of the following languages: Python, Java
  • Solid foundations on System Administration, Ubuntu, Ant, Linux, Network Management and Bash scripting language
  • Experience with Postgres, NoSQL is a plus
  • Proficient in English


Number of vacancies: 1

Start date: as soon as possible

Apply now!