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  • Technisch
  • Full-time, Permanent
  • Noord-Holland
Vera  van  Staveren
Mobiel: (06) 2255 2808

DevOps/Cloud engineer (GCP/AWS) - Amsterdam



Are you an engineer who’s a cloud native and do you get energized by designing and implementing scalable cloud platforms? Would you like to have the possibility to take on a greenfield project where anything is possible?

For our client we are looking for a DevOps/cloud engineer. You will be working for a thriving e-commerce company. This corporation will show you unique and distinctive ways of working. The organization is known for their daily deals. This means: starting at midnight, new products are offered at the lowest online price. Over 1.3 million clients have an account with this company, which provides access to these daily deals and which also enables the customers to participate on an active form. Since the company has won the Website of the Year for 7 consecutive years, it is even more ambitious and eager to become even better. The company has grown by delivering great deals, which resulted in positive word-of-mouth advertising, hence the positive development of the company. In order to enhance this positive growth for the coming years, one of the goals is to improve the online platform.

Functie omschrijving DevOps/Cloud engineer (GCP/AWS)

Our client is building a completely greenfield new architecture in the Google Cloud. You'll get the chance to design and decide everything from the infrastructure architecture to the monitoring, alerting and self-healing strategies. It's a high-performance, high-availability scenario so the emphasis is on quality rather than speed. You'll get the chance to design the system and have full ownership.
Our client is looking for someone who’s a self-starter, has their own opinions on architectural alternatives and can work as part of a team to explore the possibilities. This is a hands-on role working closely with the Cloud Architect as part of a wider technology team that is rapidly delivering new functionality.

Your responsibilities:
Design and deliver cloud infrastructure on Google Cloud Platform;
Specify (code) environments using Infrastructure as Code techniques;
Optimise cloud assets to provide cost effective, scalable, modern and secure infrastructure;
Work closely with the dev teams (backend, frontend, mobile) to optimize their environments and processes;
Establishing a robust and highly-performant CICD pipeline;
Implement complex functional monitoring as well as technical / systems monitoring;
Automating as much as possible of the day-to-day operations and deployments;
Continuous improvement of the capacity, availability, performance and security of the cloud environments;
Introduce ideas and methods to increase observability throughout the platforms;
SQL and NOSQL database management and optimization;
Providing documentation for transparency and auditing;
Troubleshoot and resolve issues and produce long-term fixes;
Participate in on-call rotation schedule;
Minimise the necessity for anyone to be on-call or called.

Functie eisen DevOps/Cloud engineer (GCP/AWS)

Experienced Cloud Engineer or Senior DevOps Engineer with strong functional competencies in infrastructure architecture, security and performance optimisation;
Strong working knowledge of GCP or AWS;
Experience in large-scale, high-volume, high-availability systems who can play a key role in defining the stack, processes and architecture;
Great communication skills as well as awesome technical skills;
Work closely with the developers to educate, lead and demonstrate better ways of working.


An opportunity to contribute to the development of one of the fast growing e-commerce companies within an international environment;
A young and talented team;
A comprehensive benefits package with a competitive salary, depending experience;
Fringe benefits, such as a good pension scheme and 25 holidays per year.




V van Staveren
T: (076) 5205 511
M: (06) 2255 2808

DevOps/Cloud engineer (GCP/AWS)