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Senior Site Reliability Engineer

Job description

This is a role as a Senior Site Reliability Engineer and a challenge where you can join a growing IT Team in Amsterdam.   
It's a unique opportunity to join a leading business house with an entrepreneurial and innovative culture in the heart of business, where fast and creative minds are valued and challenged.   

As a Senior Site Reliability Engineer at this client, you will work on a self-service cloud platform that allows technology teams to manage and deploy their own cloud resources, from compute instances to Kubernetes or Kafka clusters. Of course, everything used in production is used as infrastructure as code. The solutions you deliver are scalable and designed for high availability. You eliminate constant toil so you can spend more time on development and innovation. To succeed in this environment, you must be highly motivated. Innovation is an important part of the culture, so team members are encouraged to seek and implement improvements in the organisation.    

What will you do?    

  • Design, implement and maintain cloud infrastructure in both AWS and GCP;

  • Design, implement and maintain Kafka environments both in the cloud and on-premises.

This also includes improving the functionality, scalability, availability and efficiency of the self-service cloud platform: 

  • Build and maintain CI/CD pipelines;

  • Add new services and enhancements to the platform;   

  • Automate operations;   

  • Design policies for platform pillars such as security and cost management;   

  • Improve cloud data across the enterprise by sharing best practices and deploying teams;   

  • Providing mentorship and supervision of less experienced colleagues.   

Required for your success   

  • BSc or MSc in Computer Science or equivalent;   

  • 5 years of experience as a DevOps, Site Reliability Engineer or Cloud Engineer;   

  • Extensive experience with GCP or AWS;  

  • Kafka; 

  • At least 2 years of hands-on experience with Terraform;   

  • Extensive knowledge of Linux;   

  • Understanding and hands-on experience in designing and implementing distributed and scalable system architecture;   

  • Market focused on financial dynamics;   

  • Working experience in CI/CD settings;   

  • Solid work experience for us across TCP/IP, Routing, Switch and Multicast;   

  • Programming experience in Python, Bash, Ruby or in Golang.   

What is offered? 

To ensure this, this client offers a comprehensive onboarding program, access to the Academy, best working environment, latest technology and continuous support. The client is committed to supporting small business startups and fostering innovation and collaboration through teamwork and a non-hierarchical approach. A competitive salary is offered, optional annual profit sharing and other great benefits and perks such as:   

  • An in-house Academy for continuous learning and the opportunity to attend industry conferences;   

  • A company boat;   

  • A gym and training with our nutritionist or personal trainer;   

  • In -house bar and lounge Gameroom, table tennis table, with pool table and game consoles;   

  • Daily lunch, great coffee and fully equipped kitchen and dining area;   

  • Weekly chair massage;   

  • Annual company outing and various events throughout the year;   

  • Global events between our locations worldwide.

And much more!