DevOps Engineer (Smart Grid Platform)

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DevOps Engineer (Smart Grid Platform)

Are you interested in bringing your talent and enthusiasm to help drive the energy transition? If so, we can offer you, the opportunity to be a part of a game-changing team, Smart Grid Platform, working on high-performance microgrids, smart building applications, energy control systems and other tech solutions to drive the energy transition. We are a system integration and smart energy services company in Amsterdam, looking for a full-time DevOps Engineer. Someone with 5+ years of familiarity with infrastructure and devOps technologies and processes.

ABOUT THE ROLE

Spectral is seeking a talented DevOps Engineer to join the Smart Grid Platform team. In collaboration with the broader technical team, the role will involve working on: infrastructure management, infrastructure as code, disaster recovery, operations (incl. performance, scaling, monitoring, etc.), tooling, deployment, networking, and security.

Our infrastructure stack:

  • Google Cloud Platform, including:
  1. GKE
  2. Secret Manager
  3. Cloud Storage
  4. VPC
  5. Compute Instances
  6. SQL
  • Keycloak
  • PostgreSQL
  • Influx DB
  • GitLab Pipelines
  • Kubernetes
  • Prometheus
  • Grafana
  • Containerd
  • RabbitMQ
  • Terraform
  • Ansible
  • OpenVPN
  • Wireguard

The development teams primarily work with Go, C# and Python

  • Your day to day activities will be to participate in our daily meetings to synchronize with our team.
  • You'll have to handle the creation of new pipelines as the need for those arise with new services developed, and you'll have to maintain the current ones.
  • As we handle most of our infrastructure through code (Ansible/Terraform/Helm), you'll be tasked with maintaining the existing ones, as well as create new repositories when needed.
  • You will have to interact with other software teams, as there are components in place that are used across Spectral. 
Reporting to: Software Team Lead
Team size: 3

ABOUT YOU

You should be passionate about supporting software teams and software products by building out and maintaining high-quality infrastructure, processes, and automated solutions. You must have high attention to detail, apply critical thinking to problem-solving and be able to view systems and processes at abstract levels without having to dig into the details (though once in the details, you also need to be comfortable).

You should have a high degree of familiarity with infrastructure and devops technologies and processes and understand the tradeoffs between taking different approaches to solve problems in this space.

You should be highly motivated to join us on our mission and contribute your skills and efforts to solving the complex challenges related to the energy transition.

MUST-HAVES

  • Exposure to a wide range of infrastructure and operational technologies and processes
  • Operational experience with a complex production system
  • Experience with distributed systems
  • Familiarity with CI/CD practices
  • Fluent in English

NICE-TO-HAVES

  • Experience with ML Ops
  • Familiarity with Google Cloud, Azure, or AWS
  • Experience working with networks
  • Practical experience with VPNs


JOIN US

The start date is flexible, but you could begin immediately.

Find out more about us here and about our projects here.

Sounds good? Click the button below to apply. We’re looking forward to hearing from you!

Any questions? Contact us here: jobs@spectral.energy

We’re not open to acquisition or collaboration via agencies