what the job is about
Microservices and Kubernetes are growing exponentially in importance. Are you looking to take your first steps with these technologies? Then keep reading and see what the job is about.
As a Cloud Operations Engineer, you will have a significant impact on the next generation of ‘Miles enterprise suite’. Our software that encompasses -, mid- and back-office functions for automotive finance, leasing, fleet, and mobility management. It encompasses 2 parts: The ‘Core’, an ERP software and the complementary ‘Microservices Platform’ with extra functionalities and portals that interact with the Core.
Your focus will be on the Microservices Platform and specifically on providing love & care for the existing clusters.
This means you will:
Set up new clusters and carry out updates when needed.
Troubleshooting internal and customer issues.
Documenting the processes and setup.
Be 2nd line support for our customers and spoc for 1st line.
Your future team is close-knit that enjoy a good laugh every once and a while. The best thing about them is that they have each other's back.
Your interest and skills
Since the landscape is constantly evolving, the ability to adapt and learn new technologies quickly is crucial.
Besides that, collaboration and communication are very important. You will be collaborating closely with your team members, IT and security and it’s important that everyone is on the same page.
What else is expected:
Recently obtained diploma in Informatics, Computer Science or related fields and interest in working with the following technologies:
o Kubernetes (Azure Kubernetes Service or similar Cloud Kubernetes Services like EKS or GKE)
o Jenkins, GitHub Actions
o GitOps: FluxCD
o Helm & Kustomize
o Monitoring solutions: Prometheus, Grafana, FluentBit & Loki
o Artifact Registries such as Harbor & Azure Container Registry
Fluent in English, any other language is a plus.
What we offer
We would like to welcome you to an international and multicultural company that has been operating for over 30 years and is doubling in size every 5 years. Growth is our middle name, while we strongly adhere to our horizontal and open company culture.
You're in the drivers' seat of your own career, that's our motto. Your personal development is therefore paramount. During an extensive onboarding program of six months, we make you, with the support of your job coach, familiar with our product and the organization. Even after this period, you will continue to get opportunities to learn and develop yourself further. You’re never alone.
At Sofico you will also work in a modern state-of-the-art office that is easily accessible. We have plenty of safe charging points for your electric car or bike, and free shared bicycles available to pick up your lunch.
In return for your efforts, we offer an extensive salary package, including a company car with a fuel card, a bonus system, meal vouchers, and group and hospital insurance. Are you a sporty type? Bikelease is also one of the possibilities! The flexible office hours and opportunities to work from home provide the necessary flexibility within the company.
At Sofico we are strong believers in the power of a good cup of coffee. Water or soft drinks are of course also on the menu. We love our team events. Think after-work drinks, a BBQ, a family day, a company weekend, or a walking dinner with the whole company.