DevOps Engineer / SRE

Job description

As a DevOps Engineer / SRE you will bring the required experience and knowledge with AWS and a good background in backend programming. Building distributed design systems to keep this running is something you do very well or you are great in this area!

DevOps Engineers / SRE and Developers within Portbase are working according the T-Shaped model; having a defined area of expertise in their own field and having broad knowledge in other areas of expertise.

Our overall Tech-Stack includes amongst others, but is not limited to:

  • Java 11 / 12, Spring, Springboot, Spring MVC, REST, MicroServices, Cloud, Kafka, Axon, Serverless
  • Angular 8 (JavaScript, HTML, CSS), Jest, NgRx, Design Patterns, TDD, DDD, SoC, CQRS, Driven architecture
  • Scrum, Agile, AWS, Lambda, Design Patterns, Dependency Management, SoapUI, TestNG, Selenium, Docker

As part of our DevOps / SRE teams you will have the chance to continuously build and improve the platform architecture, create new API’s, building further of existing API’s and deploy applications and more what will be needed for Portbase. We will give you the opportunity to introduce new tools and techniques which can enrich our tech-stack.

Within Portbase we are looking for a DevOps Engineer / SRE who will be a Dev and Ops Engineer so both programming, deploy as well as maintaining, monitoring and optimizing the infrastructure. This on one hand to contribute to automate Ops and to push the boundaries within the supply chain & logistics environment – perhaps create - the best practices. We would like you to share your experience, energy and not be limited to certain techniques, so that we will grow with each other!

What we offer

  • Work in the Centre of Rotterdam, the Port city
  • Prospect of permanent employment (indefinite)
  • Market conform salary based on experience and skills
  • Reimbursement of travel expenses, retirement plan (pension)
  • 26 holidays per year based on a fulltime employment, extra holidays to purchase
  • Be part of a fun team in a creative environment
  • Laptop and mobile phone
  • Course Dutch paid by Portbase , Training and Development budget
  • Sprints are planned for 80% - 20% is spare time to be spent on e.g. Webinars, Training, Creating code, Meetups etc.

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Job requirements

  • Experienced and proficient in backend programming preferred in Java;
  • Experienced and proficient with AWS Lambda, prior experience of designing, deploying and scaling;
  • Experience with working in Scrum/Agile;
  • Good / basic(+) skilled in Networking, Transforming existing applications to the Cloud, AWS;
  • Experience with running & deploying applications and Infrastructure principles;
  • Knowledge of high availability, server-based and serverless architecture, database configurations;
  • Experience with separation of concerns (SoC);
  • Nice will be: Docker, AWS, Cloud Computing, Terraform, DevOps, TDD, DDD;
  • Team player, open for feedback and able to share knowledge;
  • Strong communication skills in English.

About Portbase

Portbase was founded in 2009 by the Port of Rotterdam and the Port of Amsterdam and has the broad support of the port business community. Our ambition is to make the logistics chains of the Dutch ports as attractive as possible through a one-stop shop. To this end Portbase connects all parties in the logistics chains of the Dutch port.

With the Port Community System, Portbase facilitates data sharing between companies and information exchange with governments in order to work faster, more efficiently and at lower costs. Together with our growing community, Portbase

is making data sharing increasingly valuable. With the aim of making the Dutch port community and thus the ports, the smartest in Europe.

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Contact Maaike Eckhardt via or +31(0)6 2577 0850.