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System Engineer

Innovative software developing scale up

9034964 | AMSTERDAM | Vast | HBO | 40 uur | publicatiedatum 


Over de functie

For an innovative software developing company in the Amsterdam area, we're looking for an experienced DevOps system engineer.

As a DevOps Engineer you are responsible for the solution design, development, implementation, quality, scaling and performance of our products and internal processes. You work on Jira for sprint planning, TeamCity and Octopus for continuous integration and you do features validation with your squad.
In the morning you check the monitors and logs (NewRelic) and act on it. Then you check if the application is on optimal performance and you walk past the contact center and see if there are any outstanding requests. If everything is OK then you will go to the Jira board, prioritize your work based on business value and pick up your next task which could be one of the following:

  • support for developers/testers;
  • 3rd line support for customers;
  • automate processes (deployments, set-ups, configurations etc.) to create a consistent environment;
  • troubleshoot issues across the entire stack - hardware, software, application and network;
  • on thursdays you take care of weekly deployments (after the release you monitor if all lights stay green and take ownership over potential live issues);
  • be in contact with the data centers;
  • or you can be meeting up with some of the other colleagues to spar on designing a solution for our fast growing environment;
Twice a week you will attend your squad meets: the planning and the retrospectives. On your request  and depending on the seniority of the team, this meetings can/will be attended by your agile coach to implement the agile workstyle even better and also to help you and your team grow and get better.


- Bachelor level (diploma is a plus)
- Windows server experience (2008-2012)
- VMware experience
- Scripting (Powershell) experience 
- Fluent in English
- Strong communication skills
- Experience with an agile environment is a plus
- Having a flexible mindset is a must


- Permanent position (first 6 months will be via Yacht)
- Good base salary
- Opportunity to grow and develop yourself in a scale up environment
- Good secondary benefits
- Great culture - don't miss out on the company ski trip!


Our client is an innovative software developing company in the Amsterdam area. They work according to Agile principles and teams are self-steering squads. They highly value employee development and offer coaching and training on the job.
The fun factor is high, there are company trips and lot's of 'gezelligheid'! 


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Marc Jacobs via telefoonnummer 06-22839856

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