09 Aug, 2022

Cloud Infrastructure Ops Engineer (m/f)

  • Next Gate Tech
  • Luxembourg
Full time (permanent contract) Programming / IT

Job Description

Next Gate Tech is looking for an experienced infrastructure and cloud services engineer to join our team. This role includes several areas such as asset and configuration management, infrastructure management, continual service improvement, incident management as well as solution consulting and design.

The role is ideal for candidates wishing to gain further skills across a broad range of cloud infrastructure technologies, whilst developing their analytical skills which helps with a greater understanding of solutions design and alignment with requirements and value realisation.​​​​​​​

Main responsibilities 

  • Provide ongoing operational support for cloud and client systems architecture, to ensure uptime and availability
  • Support the developer engineering teams with infrastructure provisioning
  • Solve complex cloud infrastructure and developer operations challenges
  • Enhance, monitor and manage networking components such as VPC, firewalls, load balancers or even DNS to provide strong and reliable networking, firewalls, intrusion detection and intrusion prevention tools.
  • Monitor and administer backups for and data resiliency to support both disaster recovery plan and business continuity plan. Ensure workloads are protected 
  • Operate to defined SLA, OLA and KPI models, in alignment with best practices and client commitments
  • Provide problem management of infrastructure related incidents, escalated from our customer experience team
  • Develop and maintain documentation and enhance the knowledge management of client and internal systems and processes
  • Support the security engineering team with cyber defense tools to detect and remediate vulnerabilities, and ensure that the infrastructure is in line with the standards

Your profile 

  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline
  • Strong knowledge of Terraform or other type of IAC tools
  • Strong familiarity with Cloud Infrastructure concepts (e.g. GCP, AWS, Azure…)
  • Knowledge of Networking concepts and Virtual Private Cloud
  • One or more relevant Qualifications are desirable (e.g. Cloud Architect, Cloud Devops, Cloud Network, Cloud Engineer, …)
  • Experience with scalable networking technologies (e.g., load balancers, firewalls, etc.) and web standards (e.g., REST APIs, web security mechanisms, etc.)
  • Experience with deployment and orchestration technologies (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes, Mesos, OpenStack, Puppet, Chef, Salt, Ansible, Jenkins)
  • Experience in system administration tasks in Linux or Unix, with familiarity with standard IT security practices (e.g., encryption, certificates, key management, etc.)
  • Experience designing, building, and deploying scalable cloud-based solution architectures is a plus
  • Understanding of open source server software (e.g., NGINX, RabbitMQ, Redis, and Elasticsearch) is a plus
  • Proficiency using monitoring tools such as Prometheus, Grafana or the ELK stack
  • Familiarity with cyber security best practices is a plus. Any knowledge of frameworks such as Cyber Essentials, CIS Control or ISO27001 is desirable
  • Strong organizational skills and detail-oriented
  • Effective communication skills in order to engage with diverse stakeholders and present information concisely
  • Fluent in English


We offer

  • An exciting and dynamic work environment at the cutting-edge of its industry
  • An entrepreneurial spirit with the ability to make a direct and strong impact with new ideas
  • The ability to work at the intersection between two very promising and fast-growing fields, Finance and Technology
  • Flexibility and independence in work organization and schedule


Next Gate Tech is an equal opportunity employer