Bridging the gap: The story of how I built a DevOps team in Berlin

Recruitment is not an easy task; in 2018, I founded the German branch of Polar Squad, a Finnish consulting agency specializing in DevOps. It’s now 2022, and we are around ten people, most of whom are DevOps experts. During that period, we had a good amount of success and failures. I want to share my experience going through the different aspects of the recruitment process we created to find the right people for our organization.


Yair Etziony

Yair Etziony is the head of operations for Polar Squad Germany, with over twenty years of experience in the field (in various roles, such as a QA engineer, System Engineer, and System administrator). ...