Senior Cloud Engineer AWS/Azure

Amsterdam region ICT
Referentie nr
Vast / Tijdelijk
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Our client, a bank in the Amsterdam region is looking for Cloud Engineers.This team is responsible for daily operations of the AWS/Azure platform.

Organisatie- en afdelingsomschrijving

Tasks include processing user requests, providing support to platform users, compiling compliance reports including follow-up, automating repetitive tasks and ensuring platform hygiene. The team consists of 6 off-shore employees, 2 on-shore employees and 1 lead and has a healthy balance between junior and senior engineers.  If you have engineering experience with either Azure of AWS feel free to apply! 


  • Preparing Amazon Web Services for use as a generic platform 
  • Supporting DevOps teams wishing to use AWS/Azure (Solution Architecture, Solution Design, Solution Engineering)
  • Maintaining Automated Compliance Framework to ensure DevOps teams use AWS/Azure securely and efficiently (AWS/Azure Config rules, Lambda, Python)
  • Preparing individual AWS/Azure Services for risk assessment: determine security standards, write code for compliance checks
  • Maintaining generic AWS/Azure infrastructure (Bastion hosts, Unbound DNS, Trend Micro Deep Security)
  • Maintaining approved and hardened OS builds (Amazon Linux, Windows Server 2016)
  • Processing firewall requests (between AWS/Azure and On-Premises)
  • Maintaining Reference Architectures and Cloud Formation Templates
  • Maintaining Service Catalogue of Orderable Items
  • Responding to Support Tickets (E-mail, Slack, ServiceNow)
  • Providing SLA for Platform Availability (on-call expected in near future)
  • Organizing demos (new features, best practices)
  • Responding to risks & vulnerabilities identified during audits and PEN-testing
  • Performing Vulnerability scans on running instances where needed (using Nessus)
  • Engaging with AWS/Azure support
  • Documenting Architectural Designs and Decisions
  •  Transferring knowledge to Application vendors


  • Minimum IT-related Bachelor Degree
  • Minumum 5 years experience in IT (Linux, Windows) and at least 1 year with AWS Cloud
  • Excellent scripting skills (Python, Powershell, JSON, YAML)
  • Fluent in AWS/Azure Cloudformation
  • In-Depth knowledge of AWS/Azure Config, S3, Cloudwatch, Lamdba, CodePipeline, CodeBuild, EC2, Route53, etc.
  • Solid understanding of networking and network security
  • Minimum of 2 AWS Associate Certifications or similar Azure certifications(AWS Certified Solutions Architect, AWS Certified Developer, AWS Certified SysOps Administrator)
  • Preferably at least one AWS Professional (AWS Certified Solutions Architect, AWS Certified DevOps Engineer) or similar Azure certications
  • Excellent English and also Dutch preferred 
  • Happy to work in an International Team
  • Sense of Humor



Salary between 51k en 74 k based on 36 hours a week and including holiday allowance. On top of this is 11% benefit budget.

Inlichtingen bij

Grant Thornton Search & Interim +31 6 38 72 77 26

Solliciteren bij

Grant Thornton Search & Interim +31 6 38 72 77 26