Lead Cloud Engineer

Eindhoven HQ

This is what you tell people at parties ๐Ÿ‘‹

I work at one of the fastest growing tech companies in Europe. We have a high performing environment and we get rewarded for all of our wins. We even made it to the list of the Financial Times top 1000 fastest growing companies. Together with Sendcloud, I am on a mission to empower businesses with world-class shipping. With more than 23,000 customers throughout Europe, and soon beyond, Sendcloud is the leading shipping solution in Europe.

Who are we looking for? ๐Ÿคฉ

As a Lead Cloud Engineer you will be working on the Sendcloud platform, providing and maintaining various services and products towards the engineering organisation. You will be responsible for providing platform as a service, leading automation of the provisioning and deployment of platform components but also juggling efforts made by the cloud engineering team. You need to balance delivery of the technology and manage performance of the team. 

Our perfect match ๐Ÿ’—

  • At least 3-5 years of working experience with AWS as a senior cloud or infrastructure engineer.
  • Experience in defining and implementing a networking layer in AWS.
  • Experience in defining and implementing PaaS. 
  • Experience working with Terraform, server and serverless technologies. 
  • Experience working with Python. 
  • Strong automation skills, defining automation pipelines and code as everything (infrastructure as code, config as code, CI as code, CD as code) strategy.
  • Strong experience defining and implementing security strategy using AWS native technologies.
  • Experience in cost optimization driven architecture.   
  • Experience in effectively documenting and presenting technical topics.
  • Ability to lead technical project implementations end to end. 
  • At least 2 years of experience leading a team of engineers. 
  • You understand and design your code with observability in production in mind.
  • You have developed distributed and scalable code.
  • Good written and oral communication skills in English.

You share our core values;

  • ๐Ÿ’ฉ  No bullshit: we don’t like big egos, we like honesty, transparency & openness. Share your mistakes with us and learn from them!
  • ๐ŸŽฏ  Grow & Win: Keep on learning and improving, from each other, mistakes and by actively searching for ways to keep on developing your skills.
  • ๐ŸŽ   Have fun: you are not afraid to be yourself and you love to be surrounded by your awesome colleagues!

Our cloud tech-stack โ˜๏ธ

Below is a list of all AWS services we use. As an ideal candidate you should have hands-on experience with the majority of these:

  • Identity & access management
    • AWS Organizations
    • AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM)
    • AWS Single Sign-On
  • Security
    • AWS Security Hub
    • Amazon GuardDuty
    • AWS Config
    • AWS CloudTrail
    • AWS Key Management Service (KMS)
  • Networking and Content Delivery
    • Amazon VPC
    • AWS Transit Gateway
    • Amazon CloudFront
    • Amazon Route 53
    • Elastic Load Balancing (ELB)
  • Compute
    • Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
    • Amazon EC2 Spot
    • AWS Lambda

Benefits ๐ŸŽ‰

  • Working in an internationally oriented, fast-growing, certified Great Place to Work! ๐Ÿ“Œ  
  • A good salary that grows with the company and your accomplishments
  • After 3 years of employment, you get a sabbatical of 4 weeks from us
  • Keep growing with a study budget of €2000,- per year!
  • Stay fit in our Sendcloud gym!
  • Pension scheme
  • Discount on a health insurance
  • Access to many different discount programs, shop til you drop! ๐Ÿ›
This position is open to worldwide candidates.  We offer (in-house) relocation assistance, which will make sure that you have a smooth relocation process. ๐Ÿ 
  • A relocation allowance of €3.000 (net) to help you cover the costs of your move to the Netherlands.
  • A flight ticket to the Netherlands for you (and your partner and children moving with you, if applicable);
  • Transfer from the airport to your first accommodation.
  • We will help you out with your work VISA (and legal fees) and applying for the 30% ruling (if applicable). Read here more about the complete process.
Curious about the application process? Check it here!


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