Cloud Architect

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Cloud Architect

Utilus, a leading technology company specializing in cutting-edge solutions, is seeking a Cloud Architect to join our dynamic team. If you possess a strong track record in cloud architecture and are eager to tackle exciting challenges in a fast-paced environment, we invite you to apply for this opportunity.

Full-time · Amsterdam

The Role

Utilus is at the forefront of revolutionizing application landscapes, offering a range of transformative services including Pathfinding, Software Design & Delivery, and Cloud Operations. With our unwavering commitment to excellence, we are seeking a talented Cloud Architect to join our esteemed Cloud Operations team.

At Utilus, Cloud Operations is dedicated to building, managing, and monitoring high-traffic, mission-critical applications in leading cloud platforms such as AWS, GCP, and Azure. As a Cloud Architect, you will have the unique opportunity to collaborate closely with software engineering teams, assisting them in achieving their ambitious goals.

What You'll Do

  • Design and develop (cloud) solutions, taking into account customer requirements and ensuring effective integration with software components.
  • Collaborate closely with the software team to ensure seamless integration and alignment of requirements.
  • Take responsibility for understanding and aligning customer requirements, providing mentorship and guidance to the team, and effectively conveying and explaining your own solutions.

What We're Looking For

  • Strong ability to lead by example, with empathy, social skills, and vision

  • Solid knowledge and understanding of core networking protocols and computing technologies

  • Ability to argue and make technology decisions and persuade those around you in a constructive manner. 

  • Ability to organize, prioritize, and plan operational tasks with and for team members


  • You have a minimum of 5 years of experience in cloud architecture, with a focus on designing and deploying cloud-based solutions
  • Strong knowledge of containerization technologies (Docker, Kubernetes) and infrastructure automation tools (Terraform, Ansible) is a must.
  • Proven experience setting up Azure DevOps and Azure DevOps build pipelines
  • Proven experience designing and setting up application platforms in Azure
  • CI/CD pipeline guru in Azure Devops, and tools such as Terraform, Bicep, Arm
  • At least 6 years of DevOps engineering (preferably in mission-critical environments)
  • Dealing with customers in a project context
  • AZ-400 or AWS DevOps Engineer / Solution Architect / Solution Architect Associate or Google Cloud Engineer certification
  • Kubernetes CKA or KCNA certification

Why Join Utilus

  • Impactful projects: Be part of a company that is revolutionizing industries and shaping the future of technology.
  • Collaborative culture: Work alongside brilliant minds, exchange ideas, and contribute to a dynamic and inclusive work environment.
  • Competitive compensation: Receive a generous salary package, including a 20% yearly bonus and comprehensive benefits.
  • Work-life balance: Benefit from flexible working hours and unlimited paid time off (PTO) allowing you to achieve harmony between your personal and professional life. 

Chris Dingerdis

Cloud DevOps Engineer

Wietse van Brug

Pathfinding Consultant

Shilpa Nallapuraju

Cloud DevOps Engineer

Micha van Breda

Head of Cloud


Do you want to join our team as our new Project Manager? Then we'd love to hear about you!

Utilus is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Disclaimer external recruitment agencies:

External recruitment agencies must have signed an agreement with Utilus issued by Utilus' Recruitment/HR in order to submit CVs. A CV may only be submitted if the agency has been invited by a Recruitment/HR to assist in the search for suitable candidates. All unsolicited CVs submitted outside these terms and conditions will be considered the property of Utilus. Utilus does not owe any placement costs.

*Please note that we only accept applicants that are located in the Netherlands at time of application. At this time, Utilus does not cover relocation