DevOps Cloud Engineer


We are looking for a medium/senior DevOps Engineer to join us in our mission to expand and maintain our infrastructure and video and digital platforms to deliver the best video experience to our fans.


What you will do

  • As a DevOps Engineer, you are a part of the team responsible for optimizing, maintaining and developing our infrastructure, cloud platforms, and data centers.
  • You will be contributing to innovate as well as operate the infrastructure and data platforms, to ensure the growth of the team maturity to a high-level data-driven team able to automate all processes
  • Drive the adoption of the DevOps methodology in the team, automating and standardizing networks and middleware on the basis of CI/CD
  • designing, implementing, testing and managing virtualization and other platforms and services. automating PaaS functionalities,
  • Responsible for monitoring, configuring and managing infrastructure and application monitoring and logging tools.
  • Monitor and proactively troubleshoot cloud and infra resources
  • Provide 2nd line support during various operations such as deployment and general production
  • Optimize infrastructure and phase out legacy systems
  • Setup, maintain and scale all public cloud infrastructure to meet our current and future requirements
  • coaching and exchanging knowledge with colleagues

Who you are

  • As an experienced DevOps Engineer, you know how fast the technical world turns and you have no difficulty keeping your knowledge up to date.
  • You have already earned your spurs and have many years of experience in networks, system administration and/or software development.
  • You work quickly and deliver high quality in a dynamic environment. You also have a burning passion for building tools and systems that enable your colleagues to work even better and more quickly.
  • You excel in maintaining and setting up production-grade, highly available and scalable infrastructure, and application platforms.
  • You are proficient in continuous integration and delivery automation tools.
  • You have experience with cloud computing platforms (e.g. Microsoft Azure, Amazon AWS).
  • You have a passion for learning new technologies.
  • You thrive working in a fast-paced, evolving, growing, dynamic environment.
  • You have excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

What you bring to the team:

  • Experience in infrastructure, monitoring and software development (Linux, Windows, Ansible)
  • Expertise in monitoring, performance management, data analysis, and log management,
  • A positive attitude combined with a desire to learn and being a part of a team with ambitious goals.

What you will be working on

  • Problems of scale that impact our infrastructure and software development lifecycle, improving testing, container orchestration, continuous integration and delivery, and monitoring.

Technologies that you will be using

  • Linux, Windows Server, VMware
  • Kubernetes, Docker
  • Terraform, Chef
  • ELK, PRTG, Grafana, Dynatrace
  • Azure DevOps
  • Azure (Active Directory, RabbitMQ, PostgreSQL, Redis)
  • AWS (EMR Spark, S3)

Platforms that will you maintain and develop:

  • CDN: Akamai Object Delivery, Akamai Dynamic Site Delivery, Akamai Adaptive Media Delivery
  • Encoding/streaming: MediaExcel Hero Management, MediaExcel Hero encoding, Unified Streaming, Azure Media Services
  • Networking and Internet: Juniper, Fortinet, RIPE, BGP, Peering, AMS-IX, NL-IX
  • Load balancing and proxy’s:  F5, Varnish, Nginx
  • Storage: EMC Isilon
  • Security: Akamai (Prolexic, KSD, Bot Management)
  • Public Cloud: AWS and Azure
  • Virtualization and containerization: vSphere, Docker, Kubernetes, Terraform
  • Operating System: Microsoft Windows server, CentOs Linux
  • Monitoring: Dynatrace, PRTG, Kibana, Graphana based on ElasticSearch
  • Logging: ELK
  • Ticketing / Documentation: Atlassian suite (Jira, Confluence, Stash)

What we offer

  • A competitive salary 
  • An extensive secondary employment package that includes matters such as a pension plan, career development, and profit sharing.
  • Flexible working hours.

Your qualifications

  • Bachelor or Master degree in Computer Science or Information Technology (or comparable)
  • Over 5 years of experience as Infrastructure Engineer in DevOps roles
  • Knowledge and experience with Azure and AWS

Our background

  • RTL is the market leader in the Dutch television market, but so much more than just TV! Through digital brands like RTLXL, Videoland and, RTL has become one of the largest players in the Dutch Digital Market.

Acquisitie naar aanleiding van deze vacature is niet gewenst. Profielen en cv’s die ongevraagd door bureaus worden toegezonden, zullen behandeld worden als directe sollicitaties van de kandidaat.


Hilversum, NH, NL, 1217 WP