India's first learning-focused neobank for teenagers

DevOps Engineer at Akudo

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1+ years
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Lavika Aggarwal
Lavika Aggarwal

About the role

We’re looking for smart, entrepreneurial, and curious individuals to join our tech team here at Akudo. We’re building a first of its kind, learning first neo-bank for teenagers. If you’re an analytical problem solver with a penchant to visualize and actualize large and complex systems and an ambition to solve tough and challenging puzzles that can lead to a paradigm shift in how entire generations bank, we have a perfect job for you. We’re grappling with new and exciting product and engineering challenges every day as we go along this journey to realize our vision.

As a DevOps Engineer is comfortable with setting up complex systems, maintaining high availability, monitoring and analyzing logs, ensuring firewall and security groups are tightly set, enforcing access control policies, and documenting and automating tasks for easier deployments in the future.

Our technology stack is built in NodeJS, GoLang, MongoDB, ElasticSearch, Nats, PostgresSQL, and Redis. We containerize and deploy with Kubernetes on AWS. You will be responsible for service delivery, reliability, scalability, monitoring, and helping define all of this as immutable infrastructure-as-code.


  • Deploy and maintain critical applications on cloud-native microservices architecture
  • Implement automation, effective monitoring, and infrastructure-as-code
  • Deploy and maintain CI/CD pipelines across multiple environments
  • Support and work alongside a cross-functional engineering team on the latest technologies
  • Iterate on best practices to increase the quality & velocity of deployments
  • Sustain and improve the process of knowledge sharing throughout the engineering team

Skills And Qualifications:

  • 2 + years experience maintaining and deploying highly available, fault-tolerant systems at scale
  • Familiarity with Microservice-based architectures.
  • A drive towards automating repetitive tasks (e.g. scripting via Bash, Python, etc)
  • Practical experience with Docker containerization and clustering (Kubernetes/ECS)
  • Expertise with AWS (e.g. IAM, EC2, VPC, ELB, ALB, Autoscaling, Lambda)
  • Version control system experience (e.g. Git)
  • NGINX, Bind, Kerberos, NFS, TLS, HTTPS experience.
  • Experience implementing CI/CD (e.g. Jenkins, TravisCI)
  • Operational (e.g. HA/Backups) NoSQL experience (e.g. Cassandra, MongoDB, Redis)
  • Experience with configuration management tools (e.g. Ansible, Chef)
  • Experience with infrastructure-as-code (e.g. Terraform, Cloudformation)
  • Effective communication skills

Why Join us:

We are a team of data nerds, who are obsessed with analyzing user behavior data to generate insights, understanding our customers, and further identifying the broader market trends before anyone else. As a part of the team, you’ll get to work with exciting financial stacks to solve the puzzles and challenges these insights present to us. You’ll be exposed to exciting and emerging technological tools, like Docker, Kubernetes, Terraform, Spark, and data science algorithms.

Why you should join Akudo

Akudo is a digital bank for teenagers in India that gets them their own sleek, personalized debit card that they can use independently, helps them save money and gives them exciting rewards under a gamified setup when they're good at their personal finance.
We are crafting the concept of "Learning-first Banking" where financial learning is seamlessly intertwined with full scale banking.