Tech Lead Cloud & Infra


We are looking for a Tech Lead for the Cloud & Infra team to join us in our mission to deliver the best video experience to our fans


What you’ll do

  • Act as tech lead for the Cloud & Infra team leading by example.
  • Define, maintain and implement the Infrastructure and Cloud architectural roadmap together with your team and Domain Architects.
  • Take operational responsibility for the services that are owned by the Cloud & Infra team.
  • Actively promote a high-quality culture and coach your team in achieving and exceeding the Cloud and Infrastructure related KPI’s.
  • Identify and implement ways to improve the productivity of the Cloud & Infra team. 


Who you are

  • You have proven leadership and coaching skills.
  • You have a hands-on mentality and like to lead by example.
  • You have an Agile mindset.
  • You are experienced in the effective backlog and stakeholder management.
  • You excel in a broad spectrum of Infrastructure technology.
  • You have experience in integrating various public cloud infrastructures.
  • You deliver high-quality designs ensuring high availability of the infrastructure.
  • You have a passion for learning new skills and technologies.
  • You have strong communication skills with the ability to explain technical solutions and limitations to technical and non-technical audiences alike.


What you will be working on

  • 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: Brocade, Cisco ASA, 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
  • Operating System: Microsoft Windows server, CentOs Linux
  • Monitoring: Dynatrace, PRTG, Kibana
  • 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 in Computer Science or Information Technology (or comparable).
  • At least 5 years of relevant working experience in Infrastructure technology and leading Infrastructure teams

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