• Job code: QR8341
  • Administration/Beheer/Ops

Microsoft Azure Automation Engineer


For our client in Amsterdam we are looking for a Microsoft Azure Automation Engineer

You will be working in our cross border DevOps team (Netherlands/Poland) responsible for the development and operations of the automation platform. You will have the responsibility of building and operating the automations. You will be automating the daily operations tasks, implement preventive maintenance automations as well as monitoring of the environments.


The goal is to automate the all relevant repetitive tasks:

Engage closely with product squads to deliver highly available and scalable services

Build automation scripts and frameworks to improve operational processes and procedures

Driving ongoing improvements and efficiencies in operational practices, tools & processes

Provide a seamless transition of the automation platform from the current supplier towards the internal platform

Build and deploy automations to manage repetitive operational tasks both in the cloud as well as on-premise environments

You’ll get extra points for:

Development experience in Azure (Azure functions, logical applications)

Relevant experience with working with offshore sourcing vendors,

Additional skills:

You have a higher IT education such as bachelor or master. You are an experienced Azure

Automation Engineer or Cloud Specialist with at least three (3) years’ experience. You have excellent knowledge of Cloud and DevOps.

You have experience with:

Extremely comfortable working with Windows Servers, Microsoft SQL and Azure

Network management

Ability to write scripts without effort

Azure Automation combined with Hybrid Workers

Knowledge of at least one CI/CD software like Terraform, Jenkins, Puppet or Azure DevOps

PowerShell / Python

Azure PowerShell / Azure CLI

You have strong English skills, written and verbal and work well together with others and communicate without problems in English.

The ability to actively introduce improvements and innovations,

Ability to find alternative solutions.