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Platform DevOps Kubernetes & OpenShift - NXP Semiconductors N.V.

Eindhoven IT IT WO Master Secondment via YER
Wesley Jeoffrey
Wesley Jeoffrey
Business Consultant IT

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NXP Semiconductors N.V.


Eindhoven IT WO Master Secondment via YER
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No clicking in the cloud X but deep-dive into the core infra-layers

We are looking for a highly motivated person with a solid background in agile software engineering to increase the level of automation, further extend our CI/CD flows in Kubernetes based environments and maintenance on our cluster infrastructure applications. 



  • Project migration from Vanilla Kubernetes to Openshift (both on premise)
  • Improve the efficiency of our environments and applications.


  • Containerization related technologies like Kubernetes (Must have) and Openshift (nice to have).
  • at least 5 years of experience in CI/CD Pipelines, Kubernetes application development
  • Focus on plain Kubernetes on premise, no focus on Amazon/Azure DevOps clouds!!
  • Experience with Helm charts, automation tools like ArgoCD, GitOPS, Jenkins and Ansible approach
  • Experience with:
    • Kubernetes Edge and non-edge - solutions
    • Kubernetes Security functions

NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) makes products and environments safer, more sustainable, and more secure with innovative connectivity and edge processing solutions for a smarter world.

We are in the business of better. Not just better technologies, but better innovations to improve society. As the world leader in secure connectivity and processing solutions for embedded applications, NXP is solving the world’s most complex technology challenges to accelerate business innovation, enhance how we work, and advance how we live.

NXP Belgium is located in Leuven and consists of around 120 employees focused on advancing technology through innovative R&D solutions for the IoT, automotive, Industry 4.0 and mobile sectors. In 1929, Philips Semiconductor chose Leuven, Belgium for its first site outside of The Netherlands. The company spun off from Philips to become NXP Semiconductors in 2006. Today, NXP activities in Belgium include world-class R&D teams in the areas of audio, sound and acoustics, connectivity systems, security and privacy, communication software and ultra-low power solutions for medical devices.

You will be employed by YER and seconded to NXP. We offer:

  • Good employee benefits
  • Challenging assignments
  • Excellent guidance from your consultant and YER's back office
  • Development opportunities, including the YER Talent Development Programme with a personal coach
  • Intensive support for international candidates (including Dutch lessons, tax-return and accommodation assistance)
  • Cooperative and results and relationship-driven
  • Friendly atmosphere and open culture
  • Community/network with other technology professionals from a variety of multinationals
  • Events and master classes with interesting speakers and attractive companies


  • Migration of applications and test setup from Linux based Kubernetes environment to Openshift.
  • Improve application security by introducing Service Mesh, Pod Admission Policies, Network Policies and whitelisting of secure artefacts (images)
  • Maintain the monitoring and logging components.
  • Workout improvements to improve efficiency of alerting and cluster resources.
  • Version updates and upgrades on our infrastructure applications
  • Support our customers in migrating their application projects to Kubernetes and Openshift
  • Language Skills: Fluent English, German a nice to have.

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Depending on the process, the consultant will invite you to the next round(s) of interviews and possibly an assessment center.

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If you are selected for the position, you will receive an attractive job offer. We will be happy to advise you on realistic terms of employment.

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