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senior Cloud Expert (GCP SME) - Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij N.V.

Schiphol HBO Secondment via YER
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senior Cloud Expert (GCP SME) - Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij N.V.

Schiphol IT IT HBO Secondment via YER
Koninklijke Luchtvaart Maatschappij N.V.


Schiphol IT HBO Secondment via YER
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About this vacancy

Buckle up for a cloud journey where innovation takes flight: design our Google Cloud Landing Zone from ground zero!

What are you going to do?

As a senior Cloud Expert in Google Cloud;

You think along and help with migrations of the On Premises environments to the Cloud. With your proven experience, you advise the team, in making the right decisions. As a SME, you are partly responsible for the platform "GKE, AKS, APP Services, SecOps, etc. You create and improve monitors, health checks, policies, pipelines etc. Together with the (lead) architects you determine Roadmap of the department.

Flight KL875 is made possible, because of you!

You make sure we sell Tickets; our Planes get maintenance and Passengers can check in. As a KLM Cloud Expert you will contribute to unforgettable flights....

You will be working as a Cloud Expert in the Cloud & Integration Competence Center.

Air France / KLM is a very large player within Europe. Many IT platforms, multiple Data Centers, along with state-of-the-Art techniques and excellent working conditions make KLM an interesting and pleasant employer.

ZZP or You will be employed by YER and seconded to our KLM. 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

Minimum qualifications:

  • Preference for relevant certifications: GCP Professional Cloud Architect
  • Experience in designing Cloud Landing Zones (Google Cloud)
  • Experience in implementing security controls and threat protection, identity and access management, defining organizational structure and policies, using GCP technologies in order to provide data protection, configuring network security defenses, collecting and analyzing logs, managing incident responses, and an understanding of regulatory concerns.
  • 5 years of experience in program/project management, with a focus on consulting projects.
  • Experience in compute infrastructure (servers, databases, firewalls, load balancers) with architecting, designing, and delivering solutions.
  • Experience in networking, security, containerization, or DevOps in system landscapes.
  • Knowledge of Infrastructure automation such as DevSecOps, infrastructure-as-code, Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery, software-defined networking, containerization (Kubernetes), or serverless.
  • GCP knowledge like BigQuery, Airflow, API etc
  • Google Compute | Big Data & Machine Learning | Security & Identity
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, a related technical field, or equivalent practical experience.

Preferred qualifications:

  • MBA or Master's degree in Computer Science or a related Engineering field.
  • Experience in one or more of the following disciplines: GKE, software development (additionally Terraform), managing large scale Windows/Linux environments, network design and deployment, databases, storage systems.
  • Experience in networking and system design of load balancers, firewalls, and VPN in architecting, developing and/or maintaining production-grade systems.
  • Experience in customer-facing Google Cloud migration, including service discovery, assessment, planning, execution, and operations.
  • Experience with large-scale distributed data processing systems with one or more technologies (e.g., Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Cassandra, Redis, Hadoop, Spark, HBase, Vertica, Netezza, Teradata, Tableau, or MicroStrategy).
  • Experience in data engineering
  • Excellent communication, presentation and problem-solving skills.

The steps to a successful match

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If you respond to an appealing job opening, the consultant will contact you to schedule an exploratory meeting in the next few days.

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Together with the consultant, you determine whether your profile is a good fit for the position. You also assess whether your ambitions are aligned with the direction of the organi…

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Initial interview

If the fit is right on both sides, there will be a first-round interview with your potential new employer in the next two weeks.

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Follow-up interview(s)

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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