Location: Wrocław

About the job

We are looking for a Platform Engineer with a strong background in Python and Software Architecture, that will tightly cooperate with Site Reliability Engineers and System Administrators in our Global IT department.

This new role will help us to design and develop internal systems and tooling that automate and converge resources we deliver to internal stakeholders in Opera (like bare-metals, cloud, lodabalancers, geo-DNS, etc.). The candidate will join an interdisciplinary department that provides services for all other Opera engineering teams.

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Designing and implementing systems that integrate Opera’s Global IT offering
  • Preparing API for authorization and resource creation self-service platform
  • Maintaining and improving Opera’s Global IT in-house-developed systems
  • Contributing to open source projects used by Opera
  • Troubleshooting of complex IT problems
  • Providing training to team members and preparing documentation

Job Requirements:

  • At least 4 years of relevant software development experience
  • Python programming skills
  • Experience in microservice software architecture and system integration
  • Strong, analytical problem solving with customer service skills
  • Experience in maintaining, improving, and troubleshooting of Linux-based IT environments

An Ideal Candidate’s Profile:

  • Familiarity with configuration management tools (Ansible, Puppet)
  • Virtualization knowledge will be an asset
  • Experience with system monitoring tools (eg. Prometheus)
  • An understanding of TCP/IP and general knowledge of computer network aspects
  • General knowledge of IT system security
  • An understanding of server hardware and data center environment management
  • Fluency in English

What’s on Offer:

  • Flat organizational structure with short decision-making processes that boost your creativity and drive
  • A team of experienced and supportive individuals that fosters a friendly work atmosphere
  • Professional skill development
  • A diverse and inclusive workplace
  • Smart working technology
  • Parking close to the office
  • AskHenry for concierge service, English and yoga classes, and massage sessions at the office
  • Quarterly integration events
  • Daily breakfast in the office kitchen
  • Playroom with billiards and ping-pong tables, consoles, fussball, etc.


We are actively reviewing applications, so apply now! We are looking forward to hearing from you.

Diversity and Inclusion:

At Opera, we deeply value diversity and inclusion as integral parts of our organizational culture. We believe that embracing diversity enriches our business and makes us more resilient. We are committed to fostering an inclusive environment that welcomes individuals from all backgrounds, regardless of nationality, ethnicity, faith, belief, sexual orientation, gender identity, social background, age, and disability.

About Us:

Opera is a prominent web innovator that has been at the forefront of internet technology for over 25 years. With an ever-expanding community of millions of monthly active users, Opera remains dedicated to delivering extraordinary online experiences. Opera offers a diverse range of products and services to users worldwide, including cutting-edge PC and mobile browsers like Opera One or Opera GX notable for their built-in VPN, AdBlock, and Cashback extension, enhancing security and convenience for our users. Other products include our newsreader, communication platforms, a revolutionary video streaming service, the first built-in AI: Aria, as well as gaming and sports-related apps. This comprehensive suite of products is designed to meet the diverse needs and preferences of Opera's growing user base.

Headquartered in Oslo, Norway, Opera has a global presence with major hubs in Poland, China, Spain, and Sweden, coupled with operations spanning numerous other countries. As a publicly traded company, Opera is listed on the Nasdaq stock exchange under the ticker symbol "OPRA". With an unwavering commitment to innovation and delivering unparalleled user experiences, Opera is poised to continue leading the way in web technology and online services.