DevOps Cloud Engineer

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DevOps Cloud Engineer

Full-time / Part-time · Utrecht, The Netherlands

Are you ready to revolutionise DevOps environments with cutting-edge cloud solutions? Join us as a DevOps Cloud Engineer, where you'll spearhead the development and management of scalable, secure, and robust environments for both internal teams and external clients. Bring your expertise in cloud environments like Azure, GCP and/or AWS, alongside your knack for coaching and guiding development teams, to drive our engineering culture forward and deliver exceptional results.

about you and the role

As a DevOps Cloud Engineer, you hold responsibility for the DevOps/SDLC environments of your team(s) and customers, ensuring the availability and reliability of production setups. You collaborate closely with teams from project inception, designing and implementing tailored DevOps solutions. Your role extends to supporting development teams, setting up Continuous Integration & Delivery pipelines, and contributing positively to Lab Digital's engineering culture.

What is the mission/purpose of the role? What do you add?

Your mission is to deliver elegant solutions that are scalable, maintainable, and secure, ensuring they are 'production worthy & robust'. You play a pivotal role in driving the engineering culture forward within Lab Digital, guiding and coaching development teams in the correct application of DevOps principles.

What kind of characteristics are needed for the role?

You are sociable and possess strong communication skills, with a proven ability to coach and guide development teams effectively. Drawing from your experience as a Software Engineer or System Administrator, you make decisions confidently and adeptly navigate various communication styles to align teams and clients. Your proactive nature, coupled with your independence, enables you to drive change and implement improvements seamlessly within the organization.

what you do

You take charge of the DevOps/SDLC environments, ensuring the reliability and availability of production setups for both internal teams and external clients. Collaborating closely with multidisciplinary teams, you'll design and implement DevOps solutions tailored to project needs, leveraging your expertise to expand our existing knowledge base. Your role extends beyond technical implementation, as you'll also play a vital role in fostering a positive engineering culture within Lab Digital, coaching and guiding development teams in the application of DevOps principles. With a focus on scalability, maintainability, and security, you'll automate processes, set up Continuous Integration & Delivery pipelines, and deliver technical documentation to streamline operations and drive efficiency.

what you bring

  • Extensive experience developing and managing modern environments (Azure/GCP/AWS) for software organisations, with a strong emphasis on site reliability engineering.

  • Proficiency in cloud-native environments setup and management using infrastructure-as-code tools such as Terraform.

  • Demonstrated expertise in setting up and managing Continuous Integration & Delivery pipelines for diverse software products, including implementation of monitoring/observability solutions and delivery of comprehensive technical documentation.

  • Background as a Software Engineer or System Administrator, providing a solid foundation for understanding software development processes and requirements as well as building and maintaining reliable, secure and efficient cloud infrastructure with code.

  • Advanced skills in automating various processes within the DevOps discipline, utilizing scripting languages such as Python/Bash.

  • Strong teamwork and communication abilities, with a proven track record of collaborating effectively with cross-functional teams.

  • Experience working with Docker containers and container orchestration platforms like kubernetes.

  • Familiarity with security best practices and experience implementing security measures within DevOps environments.

Don't feel you meet 100% of the requirements? We celebrate building diverse teams from all backgrounds, so we encourage you to apply anyway and show us your potential!

€ 4.500 - € 6.000 per month

25 vacation days

Laptop, headphones and more

Knowledge sharing

Flexible hours

what we offer

If you're spending a big portion of your life working, why not do it where you really count, and where there's room for your ambitions? Imagine a place where you can experiment with trending technology and create beautiful products for intriguing clients. Our success lies in our people, and that's why we put them at the heart of everything we do. This translates to a constant focus on them: we're always looking out for their well-being and growth. That's not only about basic terms; it's also about focusing on you as an individual and on your role within your team.

Key aspects of those efforts include foundational conditions, a strong focus on individual ambitions and nurturing collaboration.

Benefits & Perks:

  • Starting salary of at least € 4.500 per month and with experience and growth, it can go towards € 6.000

  • 25 vacation days and a favourable pension plan

  • Bonus (one month salary) in case of a positive operating result

  • An office centrally located in Utrecht, The Netherlands, walking distance from a public transport hub

  • A naturally lit, green environment that is healthy and provides tranquility

  • A strong focus on your personal ambitions

  • Hybrid working and flexible hours in consultation with your team

  • The opportunity to work from abroad for a period and to further balance work with enjoyment and relaxation in the form of a workation

  • No concessions on gear you need to do your job well including laptop, headphones and more


  • Our international team consist of 80+ colleagues. Lab Digital has a strong engineering culture and you’ll be working in multidisciplinary teams with talented colleagues

  • For several consecutive years, Lab Digital has been recognized by its team as an official Great Place To Work(GPTW).

  • An office centrally located in Utrecht, The Netherlands, walking distance from a public transport hub

  • Freedom and DEI (Diversity, Equity and Inclusion)

  • Fun: facilitated lunches, theme borrels and team events. But also the freedom to arrange it yourself, whenever you want.

(Personal) development:

  • Help to develop our clients with multiple brands and regions like Danone, Frasers Group, Mars, Knives & Tools, Heijmans, Spring GDS & SLB Diensten

  • Constant focus on your development, drivers and ambitions through Mentorship Programme, Personal Development Plan, Lab Academy, Growth Paths for Juniors and Mediors and collaborations with educational institutions.

  • 3-day personal development training with a great external coach in the 1st year of your employment. Set by the beach and fully catered for.

  • Weekly dedicated time for learning and a library of courses, books and trainings to choose from.

  • We grow with you when you grow. Not only professionally, but also when you at home in your potential role as a parent. Therefore we offer additional days off, to support you in the transition into parenthood: perhaps the most important role you will ever have.

"With the growth of both the organisation and the projects, as well as the technical challenges we are allowed to solve, we find it all the more important to keep an eye on the people. That is ultimately where the strength of Lab Digital lies."

Michael, VP of Engineering

Your colleagues

Our team consist of 80+ colleagues. Curious about who your colleagues will be? Take a look at the profiles of Gijs, Jasper, Erik and Gerben

Gijs Edelbroek

Strategy Director

Jasper Berghoef

Technical Strategist

Gerben van der Laan

Digital Solutions Architect

Erik de Vries

Digital Solutions Architect

Let's talk

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Lab Digital does not work with third parties to fill this position.