22 Dec, 2022

Cloud Platform Lead (m/f)

  • Thales Alenia Space Luxembourg
  • Belval, Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg
Full time (permanent contract) Programming / IT

Job Description

Who we are

You just found your job destination! At Thales Alenia Space, we believe in space as a new horizon to build a more sustainable Life on Earth. Space-based solutions contribute to connecting people, bridging the digital divide, navigating efficiently and monitoring our planet. If you are willing to work on stunning space programs for a leading satellite manufacturer, Thales Alenia Space, just don’t hesitate and apply on-line now!

We have numerous positions available in Thales Alenia Space’s Digital Competence Centre in Luxembourg. Based in Esch, Belval, Thales Alenia Space in Luxembourg develops state-of-the-art digital space solutions, using big data, artificial intelligence, and cybersecurity technologies to address complex end-to-end systems’ challenges.

We are currently looking for a


Cloud Platform Lead

What we can do together

As Cloud Platform Lead you will be in charge to build up and lead, together with the Product Owner and Thales Alenia Space Luxembourg leadership the Space Digital Platform Agile squad.  

You’ll lead the team that co-designs and builds a Cloud Digital Platform for space applications leveraging Thales Alenia Space platform and security assets.

 Your main missions will be:

·       bringing technical expertise, leadership, and vision to the squad, and working in a collaborative way

·       being the technical representative towards our customers

·       taking accountability for the technical aspects of the project, including all the code we deliver

·       ensuring that our releases are functional, tested, on-time, and well-documented

·       staying up to date with relevant technologies and identifying innovative best practices and tools that could improve our ways of working

·       contributing to the growth in skills, mindset, and culture within our team and across the organization.

About you

With an Engineering/Master’s Degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent degree, you have at least 10 years’ experience, including 3 years as architect, technical lead, or senior CloudOps engineer in a cloud context (public, private, hybrid) or complex IT infrastructures.

As the implementation project leader, you pursue excellence in design and execution. You work well in high-paced environments and commit on deliveries.

You have strong expertise in cloud architectures and a proven track record in the design and implementation of infrastructures. You understand the challenges of cybersecurity and operations.

You have expertise in container orchestration (Several Kubernetes distributions including Rancher RKE). You are familiar with platform services to be setup in front of Cloud-native software requirements. You are aware of the software eco-system. You are knowledgeable in infrastructure monitoring (Prometheus, Grafana, etc…).

You are a convinced Agilist, and you have been involved in significant DevOps / DevSecOps projects. You master automation and “as-code” practices.

Certifications can act as a proof.

With a collaborative mindset, you are eager to join a multi-cultural co-creative environment.

Highly proficient in spoken and written English, any other language is welcome.

What we offer

Together, we will take a role in setting up a new company driven by an entrepreneurial mindset.

We will experience new ways of working and create innovative digital technologies for Space.

You will become a member of the dynamic Luxembourg space and digital Eco-System, and work for an inspiring group of 80.000 people present in 68 countries.

We offer a competitive remuneration package, in line with your qualifications and experience.

We look forward to talking together about your next career move.

Innovation, passion, ambition: join Thales now and create tomorrow’s world with us.

https://www.thalesgroup.com/en/career