Software Engineer – Infrastructure as Code
When you’re part of Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do challenging work, and be part of a team that values performance, quality and innovation. As part of a successful, growing global organization you will be encouraged to perform at your best. With revenues of more than $40 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.
How will you make an impact?
Electronic microscopes are the most sophisticated laboratory instruments that are used today. These are used by scientists and engineers in life science, material sciences and semiconductor industry, indirectly affecting our life in many aspects. Our microscopes contribute in developing better vaccines, new lighter and stronger materials, batteries of more efficient chips.
Get more insights on our Electron Microscopes and workflows via these links. The role is positioned in Eindhoven, the Netherlands, where our high end TEMs are being developed and manufactured in our cleanrooms
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What will you do?
The Software Engineer – Infrastructure as Code works within the Software Delivery Platform team.
The Software Delivery Platform enables the delivery of on-premise Software Based Workflow Applications. The platform enables processing, connecting multiple tools and streamlining the workflows. The development and maintenance of the underlying Infrastructure as Code that manages this platform will be part of your responsibilities.
You will be part of a team of approximately 10 engineers, working closely with other software teams across the different development sites in Europe and USA. As you will be working cross site, travelling might be part of the job. This role works with state-of-the-art tools to facilitate and automate the software delivery process in a small team has a huge impact on our products and workflows at our customer’s sites. You will have a lot of freedom in this role to investigate how you can improve existing infrastructure.
You will extend the software delivery platform with new capabilities, as well as manage the technology lifecycle of its components.
You will contribute to the software delivery platform with ‘Infrastructure as Code’, where all infrastructure is managed and tested with automated tools like Ansible and Prometheus, both during development as well as production (DevOps).
The ideal candidate enjoys working in a multi-disciplinary, high-tech and international environment to tackle sophisticated technical problems. The successful candidate will possess the following combination of education and experience:
Typically requires a Masters’ Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Information Systems or related discipline
5+ years’ experience with Infrastructure as Code, e.g. using Ansible or similar technologies
Experience working in multi-disciplinary projects (Software, Hardware, Service Delivery) across multiple sites.
Solid background in Linux.
Hands on experience with Kubernetes and Docker
Experience with build environment and source control tools (GitLab, Jenkins, Artifactory)
A team player with good communication skills (both written and verbal) and highly proficient in spoken and written English
Result oriented and hands-on personality
Analytical view combined with pragmatic attitude (flexibility)
Proactive and initiative-taking attitude
Willingness to learn new technologies
What We Offer You
We welcome candidates that enjoy working in a diverse, multi-disciplinary, cutting edge technology environment where personal development and team cooperation are key to success, to make the impossible => possible for our customers
Diversity in our teams is an important element to create an effective and challenging working environment. Integrity, Intensity, Innovation and Involvement are key characteristics that we expect of all that are part of our community. We offer strong salary conditions and benefits and freedom in how you arrange your workweeks!