• Job code: QR7186
  • Dev Database/DWH/BI

Azure Cloud Engineer (Ansible/Puppet)


For our client in Amsterdam we are looking for an experienced Azure Cloud Engineer (Ansible/Puppet).

Description of Services:

- Be part of the Azure cloud team to setup and bring to normal Operations of the new IFRS17 Cloud infrastructure

- Working closely with the Provisioning Team and reinsurance engine team to ensure cloud infra is meeting their requirements.

- Documents and automates cloud processes

- Ensures testing is documented and performed before moving changes to the “production” environment

- Delivers infrastructure and platform as a service

- Ensures 100% uptime of the cloud infrastructure 

- Working from within a scrum team, embracing agility to the fullest: short iterations producing both code and tests.

- Embrace infrastructure as code, where applicable.

- Embrace configuration as code, for the platform 

- Automate deployment and scalability of the platform.

- Ensure documentation both on architecture- and software-design are up-to-date.

Required skillset:

- Experience using automation tools such as Ansible and Puppet is essential

- Test, build and deploy code based on git repositories is essential 

- Understand continuous delivery Jenkins pipeline CI/CD

- Build and maintain the cloud platform infrastructure as code using terraform and terragrunt 

- Manage and support Live systems in the Azure cloud platform 

- High focus on managing Puppet using R10 and git source control, (infrastructure, configuration, apps) as code and attach a normal software lifecycle to it including every line of code in git

- Essential to have strong Linux Redhat and centos administration

- Security fundamentals, CISbench, firewall, ssh and rsyslog

- Experience of working Agile teams, focus on scrum and sprint planning

- Collaboration tools slack, Jira and confluence

- Vmware and virtualisation skills but not essential 

- Experience with the Hashicorp stack is nice to have especially Vagrant but not essential

- Basic understanding of Docker, AKS and containers 

- Able to deploy and manage monitoring and logging tools such elasticsearch, Prometheus, alertmanager and Grafana is essential.