DevOps engineer

- Solna, Sweden

We are looking for someone who wants to work with dedicated people, modern products and customers all over the world. As one of the world’s leading companies for PKI and digital signing solutions, we’re expanding our business as well as our personnel numbers. With expansion comes opportunity – are you up for the challenge?

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What we are looking for

PrimeKey is looking for a highly qualified and motivated DevOps engineer to join our growing team at our headquarters in Solna, Sweden. We are looking for someone who can work with our existing and upcoming containerized solutions using containers and Kubernetes for both internal and external use, work to improve our existing development infrastructure, contribute with new ideas and be able to add new features and redesign.

Additionally, we want to recruit someone who can assist with our Development, Q&A, Professional Services and Support teams with creating and maintaining automated platform creation for testing, building and deploying.


Responsibilities include:

  • Build containers and add layers to existing containers through Jenkins CI/CD pipeline.

  • Running and maintaining containers in Kubernetes.

  • Automate provisioning of infrastructure using Ansible.

  • Design and implement new functionality in our platforms.

  • Work in an agile fashion to ensure proper implementation and architecture.

  • Work together with the Product Owners, Architects and our Q&A, IT and Development teams.

  • Setup environments and configurations for specific testing or support of PrimeKey’s products and continue optimizing the creation of the staging environment.


You hold a M.Sc. or B.SC in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or equivalent. 

Personal qualifications

We highly value the following personal qualifications and competencies: 

  • Driven and able to work independently, proactively and responsibly

  • Ability to take initiative

  • Positive and customer focused

  • Structured and organized

  • Excellent problem solving skills

  • Easy to cooperate with others

  • Works well in a team environment 

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills


To be successful in this role, you most likely have:

  • 5+ years of experience working as a DevOps Engineer
  • Implemented a full CI/CD stack
  • Created and deployed containers with Kubernetes (or OpenShift)
  • Excellent knowledge of:
    • OCI Containers (Docker)
    • Jenkins (or similar)
    • Ansible (or similar)
    • GIT (preferable gitlab)
  • Good knowledge of:
    • Artifactory
    • Working with Virtual Machines
    • Java software development and architecture
    • Software development in Agile environments
      Knowledge in developing secure software
      Knowledge of quality assurance methodologies and system development life cycle
  • Fluency in English
  • Experience with Jira (meriting, but not required)

It will also be advantageous if you have understanding and general knowledge of IT security, PKI, open source software.

You should be no stranger to development and you have preferably worked with development of professional Java-based systems. We live and breathe RSA, X.509, Open Source and hardware security modules. If you have experience or interest in this area, it will be meriting. However, it is more important to us to find someone who is just bursting with talent.


You will be part of the team at the PrimeKey head offices in Solna, Sweden.

A valid working permit is a requirement. 

Do you have questions?

For more information, please contact:

Dejan Bucar, Software Engineering Manager
Phone: +46709714280

What you want

We at PrimeKey are an open community of security geeks and we love meeting others who are eager to work with world-beating PKI security. If learning from leading security experts and lunch conversations about IoT security sound exciting to you, get in touch with us.

PrimeKey is one of the world’s leading companies for public key infrastructure (PKI) and digital signing solutions. As of June 2021, PrimeKey is a part of Keyfactor. 

Work in the forefront of security

For two decades, PrimeKey has been at the forefront of open source-based PKI (Public Key Infrastructure) and digital signing solutions. We work with some of the world’s most renowned organizations, but pride ourselves on bringing the same warmth and enthusiasm to any business, regardless of size.

With our products, we enable the creation and use of digital certificates and signatures, which are key elements for secure communication. We deliver the capability to implement enterprise grade PKI and signature systems ready to support solutions such as IoT, e-ID, ePassports, authentication, digital signatures, code signing, and validation; all solutions where digital certificates would be a main enabler. 

Join a friendly and creative company

Working at PrimeKey means excellent development opportunities, working with some of the best PKI specialists and developers in the world, joining a pleasant working environment, and interacting with highly skilled and engaged coworkers. 

Our core values are Excellence, Trust, and Openness, all aiming at always delivering high quality solutions to make the world of IT a secure place for sensitive information and communication. 

PrimeKey has offices in Stockholm, Sweden; San Mateo, USA; Aachen, Germany; Paris, France; and Melbourne, Australia. 

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Please note: We are only looking for direct applicants and are not interested in being contacted by recruitment companies. 

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