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GitHub Automation/Infrastructure Maintainer (m/f/x) – Open Source Program Office

Company Description

Dynatrace provides software intelligence to simplify cloud complexity and accelerate digital transformation. With automatic and intelligent observability at scale, our all-in-one platform delivers precise answers about the performance and security of applications, the underlying infrastructure, and the experience of all users to enable organizations to innovate faster, collaborate more efficiently, and deliver more value with dramatically less effort. That’s why many of the world’s largest organizations trust Dynatrace®️ to modernize and automate cloud operations, release better software faster, and deliver unrivalled digital experiences.

Job Description

Join the Open Source Program Office (OSPO) and actively contribute to the future of Dynatrace. The OSPO is a multidisciplinary team of experts working with internal stakeholders, partners, cloud vendors, communities, and key customers to learn about emerging technologies early and make sure that Dynatrace is always ahead of the game. Some examples of the projects and organizations we are involved in keptn, Monitoring-as-Code (Monaco), OpenTelemetry, CNCF/CDF, CD Events, internal open source, and InnerSource initiatives. 

In your role, you will work closely with the Open Source Program Office Program manager and other members of the OSPO. You will support over 500 developers to easily create, contribute, and maintain cloud-native open-source projects by improving processes and workflows. Collaborating with teams to advise them and help grow their projects and to create and interact with the community. You should be interested in learning about automation and metrics for open-source projects, to make the process as simple and as secure as possible.

Your role

  • Maintain and improve the structure of our GitHub Organizations, e.g. dynatrace, dynatrace-oss. 

  • Create and maintain automations for our open-source projects.    

  • Work together with members of the Open Source Program Office on technical programs. 

  • Document and communicate our work to the rest of the community and company. 

  • Explore and test new technologies, to see how we can best leverage them. 

  • Continuously improve the workflow for open source projects. 

  • Participate in implementing and promoting best open source and InnerSource collaboration practices withing the community and inside the company. 


  • Technical education (Computer Science, Business Informatics or similar) or equivalent field experience. 

  • Deep understanding of open-source practices and communities. Experience with leading initiatives in open source will be a plus. 

  • Knowledge of scripting languages (e.g. Bash or PowerShell). Experience with other programming languages would be a plus, especially Golang and JavaScript. 

  • Experience managing GitHub Repositories and/or organizations at scale. 

  • Experience with implementing automation in open source (e.g. probot, GitHub Apps and Actions, GitHub Checks API, GitHub Package registry ...). 

  • Experience with other automation, orchestration and CI/CD tools would be a plus, especially Keptn, Jenkins, Artifactory, or Docker. 

  • Working independently while understanding the necessity for communicating and coordinating work efforts with other employees and organizations.  

Additional Information

Due to legal reasons, we are obliged to disclose the minimum salary according to the collective agreement for this position, which is EUR 60,000 gross per year (based on full-time). We offer a market conform salary in line with qualifications and experience. 

Apply directly online with your CV ín English and a link to your GitHub Profile

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Due to the Covid-19 pandemic and to keep our Dynatracers safe, we adapted to a hybrid working model (partly Home Office, partly at the Office). In the Post-Covid 19 reality, there will be the option to choose between a hybrid (mix of Remote Work and at the Office Work) or full onsite (at the office) working model.