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Devops and QA Expert


PublishDrive, the global self-publishing platform featured on is hiring a new Devops and QA Expert!

PublishDrive is the nr. 1 choice of authors and indie book publishers with its global partnerships and innovative technology powered by AI and machine learning. PublishDrive team is accelerated by Google San Francisco, trusted partner of Apple and always looking for the next challenges to solve.


We are ready to make the next steps with our new Devops and QA Expert colleague in our awesome team. Our new teammate will be responsible to ensure the high-quality development and operations of our applications


Tasks and Outputs:

  • supervise self-developed applications, ensure continuity. Perform troubleshoot and report/fix bugs, escalate problems to development team
  • participate in development process:
    • understand user needs and context of new features
    • recommend changes to plans according to maintenance and QA point of view
    • perform manual tests against newly developed functions, features before release
    • performs release tasks
    • track the newly released features results
  • set up and supervise database synchronization jobs, perform occasional ones
  • keep conversation with technical contacts of PublishDrive’s partners (Apple, Amazon, Google etc.)
  • creating reports, handling and serving custom data requests
  • solve technical issues escalated by support team
  • build automatic UI tests


  • proactive, problem solving attitude
  • Excellent SQL knowledge (we use MySQL)
  • Basic knowledge in web technologies (html, php, javascript)
  • Experience in web server applications: Apache, PHP
  • Experience in Linux OS
  • excellent English communication skills both in verbal and written on an everyday basis
  • Adaptive attitude to a fast changing environment
  • BsC or MsC in one of the following fields:
    • IT engineer
    • business studies/economics with strong IT background and interest
    • Business Information Technology
  • 1-2 years relevant experience, but graduates are welcomed too
  • Basic XML knowledge
  • Routine and confidence in using office software products such as MS Office
  • Independent and self-directed work


  • Experience in any ETL tool, task
  • Experience in bash scripting
  • Technical knowledge/experience in electronic book formats (epub, mobi)
  • Knowledge in advanced web technologies, frameworks (PHP Zend, JQuery)
  • Experience in ticketing system (JIRA, Gemini, Zendesk)
  • Experience in web automation tools, such as Selenium
  • Experience in WordPress

What you can expect from us:

  • Competitive salary
  • Young and fun work environment in a scaling startup company
  • International clients with a daily base usage of English skills
  • Self-directed work with autonomy focus on results
  • Self-actualization will be a part of your life

Location: Budapest, Hungary

Please send your CV to and in your message state very shortly (in only one short paragraph) why you are interested in this job.