Senior Cloud Engineer (AWS)

Sofia

We are the experience innovation company!

We exist to unlock a better way to experience the world. Valtech is one of the largest global business transformation agencies. We design, build, and deliver transformative digital solutions for the world's best-known brands.

We engage with our clients worldwide to discover new opportunities, design & build digitally driven solutions, and run & continuously optimize outcomes. We build intuitive, frictionless, and connected experiences that improve human lives and make our client's businesses grow.


The ideal candidate's skills

/ You are assertive with good communicative skills
/ You have experience with Infrastructure as Code, preferably Terraform
/ You have solid knowledge of serverless services of AWS
/ You have knowledge and experience with monitoring systems, such as Datadog, New Relic, Dynatrace, Prometheus, Grafana, AWS Cloudwatch
/ You have knowledge of and experience with various pipelining tools, such as GitHub, Azure DevOps, Gitlab, Jenkins
/ You have knowledge of and experience with microservices related technology: Docker, Kubernetes
/ You have a good conceptual understanding of cloud architecture and system thinking.
/ You have worked as an engineer in a DevOps context
/ You have an excellent command of English (C1 or above)
Are familiar with the following technologies:

    -ECS
    -EKS
    -Lambda
    -RDS
    -Guardduty
    -Cloudwatch
    -ALB, ELB, VPC, NSG
    -Cloudfront

    / Have worked within the context of publicly accessible, highly available E-commerce and or experience platforms.
    / Have experience working in an international context with on- and off-shore teams


    The role

    You are someone with 5 years of experience as a cloud engineer in AWS. You communicate clearly, transparently, and proactively so people on the project and in the cloud team know what you’re doing. You have worked in an environment where you needed to work together with developers to get things done. You have experience with public-facing online applications, high availability, and high traffic. You have a cooperative attitude, and a DevOps mindset and as such your interest in the work of others. You have respect for your colleagues and embrace diversity in all its aspects.

    A day in the life of a Senior Cloud Engineer (AWS)

    As Senior Cloud Engineer (AWS) you are part of a multidisciplinary project team working with Software Engineers, QA Engineers, and Frontend Engineers on experience and commerce platforms. You will work with Infrastructure as Code (mostly Terraform), support teams in setting up their pipelines, help them to deploy and scale their applications, design and ensure security on the cloud infrastructure of our client, set up recovery procedures, etc. You’ll work with containerized environments hosted either in AWS PAAS (ECS / Fargate etc) or on Kubernetes (EKS), although at times you will also work in an IAAS context with VMs.

    You may be the sole cloud engineer on the project or working with one or two colleagues on the same project, but as a Cloud Engineer, you will also be part of the larger EU cloud team and the Global Cloud Craft Circle where you will receive coaching, training and receive and provide collegial support.

    Your responsibilities will be:

    / Building, changing, and maintaining cloud infrastructures in AWS – compute, data, and networking
    / Setting up logging, monitoring, and security
    / Support teams to set up and maintain their own pipelines
    / Coach junior colleagues to improve their technical skills
    / Pro-actively advise teams, clients and projects on cloud-related improvements in the areas of performance, availability, security and reliability
    / Participate as L3 cloud engineer in our 24x7 On Call Duty rotation
    / Communicate transparently and verbose about the work you do in the project tools of your team
    / Create and maintain necessary documentation for your colleagues
    / Create and maintain automation wherever it makes sense


    What do we offer in return?

    • Private health insurance
    • We hope you will never need it, but nevertheless, we offer private health insurance to all our employees.
    • Education program
    • We never stop learning, that’s why we offer our employees an educational program with training and certification.
    • Wellbeing program
    • We all deserve to live a healthy and well-balanced life. It's not an option, it's a necessity!
    • Work from home
      Our jobs wrap around our lives – not the other way around. Wherever you feel you can be most comfortable and productive as well, we make sure to respect your choice.
    • Social events
    • We enjoy spending time together, not only at work. Ski trips, carting, laser-tag, wine tasting, picnics, cooking classes… you name it – we’ve done it! There are plenty of cool events to join and to get to know your colleagues
    • Company sponsored Multisport card
    • Food vouchers
    • Competitive conditions
    • Besides a competitive salary and 24 days of vacation, you will join annual company events with the whole team.
        • Challenging projects
        • Ready for a challenge? We guarantee you’ll find challenging projects at Valtech!
        • Cool colleagues
        • What’s the most important thing in a job? Cool colleagues with whom you spent most of the time during the week. We have a lot of them!
        • Honest feedback
        • Honesty, openness and respect are among our core values. We encourage an open feedback culture in order to build trust and grow together

          Diversity and Inclusion at Valtech

          At Valtech, we’re here to engineer experiences that work and reach every single person. To do this, we are proactive about creating workplaces that work for every person at Valtech. Our goal is to create an equitable workplace that gives people from all backgrounds the support they need to thrive, grow, and meet their goals (whatever they may be). You can find out more about what we’re doing to create a Valtech for everyone here.


          Our company values

          We SHARE our knowledge with our clients and colleagues all over the world. We value different opinions and embrace open discussions. We DARE to go into unknown territories. We dare to speak up and be totally honest. We CARE about the end-user experience, about our client's businesses, and about the quality of the things we make.

          We want to make the world a better place through the work we do.

          Say hello to your future. Apply!

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