Cloud Solutions Architect

Mendix, Rotterdam

We help enterprises achieve their digital goals

Mendix is on a mission to fundamentally reinvent the way applications are created, by abstracting the process and enabling everyone who has a stake in an enterprise’s digital future — business people and analysts, web developers, software engineers, even CEOs — to meaningfully participate, thereby creating better applications faster. Our goal is simply to create the future of software development.

Are you the creative, innovative, and inspiring personality with a passion for cloud technology and CI/CD automation?

As a Cloud Solution Architect, you will join our rapidly growing company and become an integral part of an exceptional team who is transforming the way companies drive their digital goals and deliver apps.

You’ll help our customers drive digital innovation by:

  • Being part of our EMEA Expert Services team responsible for Customer Success and will work closely with our architects, R&D teams and product managers.
  • Leading our customer in design and configuration of their high productivity platform in their virtual cloud environment of choice.
  • Being able to assess, discuss and recommend customers around the business purpose, cost implications, performance requirements, security, scalability and continuous delivery implications of different cloud or hybrid cloud options.
  • Advising our customer towards a cloud and CI/CD solution and guide their implementation journey to successfully support their enterprise portfolio needs.
  • Understand and advice on the security and compliance measures necessary to deliver an efficient, secure, cost-effective cloud platform.
  • Assisting our customer in selection of containerization platforms and other CI/CD automation tooling with varying degrees of hands-on execution tasks.
  • Playing the crucial role of customer advocate with a variety of technical experts such as Cloud architects, DevOps teams, Solution Architects, Network experts and vendor and provider representatives to arrive at the optimal solution.
  • Doing research into new tech and new developments in the fast-evolving area of cloud, CI/CD, DevOps and automation.
  • Building templates and reference architectures based on use cases patterns that can be shared with our partner eco-system and development community and material that can be input towards Whitepapers..
  • Getting trained up in Mendix App Platform and coached in our state of the art Mendix Cloud architecture, deployment and integration possibilities.
  • Work for our (international) customers like; ABN AMRO, Delta Lloyd, TNT Express, ING

You’re the innovator we need if you have:

  • High-energy and professional mentality with consultative skills that loves to engage with the customer to create most business value and drive innovation in their organization.
  • Passion for cloud technology and the evolution to a more and more standardized and automated delivery street using scripted CI/CD solutions. Experience with e.g. Python, Groovy & YAML is preferred.
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Experience with architecting, building and operating highly automated and containerized Cloud infrastructure is a must. Designing, deploying and maintaining Kubernetes, CloudFoundry and Docker-based architectures on public (AWS, Azure, GCP) and private clouds knows no secrets for you.
  • Development and implementation experience with commonly used CI/CD tooling (such as GIT/SVN, Jenkins, Azure DevOps, Chef, Ansible and, Puppet) is a must.
  • Experience with deployment and maintenance of common cloud components such as virtual machines, object storage and database services on major public clouds is a must. Experience with Linux & Windows virtual machines, S3, Azure Blob Storage, Azure SQL Database and AWS Aurora is preferred.
  • Experience with TCP/IP networking configuration in public clouds (VPC/VNet configuration, routing and firewalling) is a must.
  • Relevant higher education in computer science or proven experience level
  • Proven work experience in enterprise environment, consulting on detailed technical level and advising on senior architects or senior management level
  • Advanced language skills in Dutch and English
Our Values
While we live on different continents and work on different things, we are one team with a shared mission and set of values. We are passionate and strive for new heights, professionally and personally. We value collaboration, initiative and hands-on creativity. Above all else, we believe in a culture of growth, respect, and fun.

Make your career at Mendix.
There are precious few jobs that let you create the future. But you’ll find one at Mendix. We pioneered low-code software development technology, which is arguably one of the most transformative technologies of the 21st century for building applications. Already, Mendix is the engine powering digital innovation for thousands of enterprises. The world of software will never be the same, thanks to Mendix. Neither will you, once you start making the future as part of the Mendix team.

Important to know: Mendix is a Siemens business, which means we’re backed by the resources and stability of one of the world’s largest and most forward-looking enterprises. Think: job security.

Since our company was founded in 2005, our aim is to create a great work environment for people at all stages in their careers. That’s why we are so pleased and honored that we were rated a top Cloud Computing Company to work for in 2019, based on feedback from our employees on Glassdoor. Our organization is growing, in 2018 we added 200 new employees and opened new offices in the U.S., Germany and the Netherlands and we have plans to open a new office in the U.K. in 2019.

About Mendix

About us We are creating an application platform that empowers people to build and continuously improve apps at unprecedented speed and scale. Who we are We’ve been in your shoes We know firsthand how hard it can be to quickly build software your users love, while maintaining the control you need. Having worked with hundreds of enterprise customers, we also understand how difficult it is to successfully execute a digital strategy. Our mission Our founders created Mendix to solve the biggest challenge in digital innovation: to empower IT and Business teams to collaborate like never before, while experiencing unmatched speed and control. These principles are architected into the very core of our platform, and they drive our relentless focus on your success. We are here to help We love helping you build breakthrough digital experiences, rejecting the conventional approach of merely doing the same things faster. We seek a long-term partnership with your team so we can help you deliver transformative value through applications. Our conviction—and your success—is powered by a diverse team of passionate and exceptional talent.

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