Cloud Software Developer

MonetDB Solutions, the company behind the world-renowned open-source database system MonetDB, is expanding its product offerings towards cloud-based exa-scale processing platforms and groundbreaking BI tools.

MonetDB Solutions is looking for Software Developers who are passionate about their craft, who thrive on challenges and who believe in success through research collaboration – people who would complement our team of developers and work in close interaction with world experts on database software technology.

One of the frontier projects is to push MonetDB into cloud environments as a DBaaS. A big challenge is how to benefit from the flexibility of the cloud to automatically tailor resource provisioning to meet the needs of highly different workloads and user preferences at any time.

Cloud Software Developer:

As a Cloud software developer you are responsible to further automate the development and release process and participate in new development projects as a DevOps specialist. You have the skillset to identify and solve application, OS, or services issues. You always find solutions for improving the infrastructure to make all stakeholders happy.

We expect people with the following profile to particularly benefit from a next career move at MonetDB Solutions:

  • A technical bachelor or higher degree in computer science;
  • Minimal 2 years of relevant work experience as a DevOps engineer or a similar position;
  • Well-developed analytical and interpersonal skills;
  • Solution driven mindset;
  • Experienced, structured and pragmatic engineer with a good knowledge of:
    • Linux;
    • Scripting/automating (Bash/Chef/Puppet/Ansible/etc);
    • Networking / firewall technology;
    • Database management systems (MonetDB/Postgresql/MySQL/MariaDB/etc);
    • Cloud computing (AWS/GCP/Azure/etc);
    • Deployment and monitoring (Jenkins/Artifactory/Sonar/etc);

You are an EU citizen or possess a valid work permission to work in the Netherlands. Visa sponsorship is unfortunately no available for this position.

What you can expect:

  • We offer a competitive salary and bonus package, but more importantly, we offer a work setting with lots of freedom to carve out solutions.
  • Above all, we offer access to the best hardware platform and research brains to challenge and expand your skills.
  • If Big Data innovation appeals to you, then MonetDB Solutions is THE place to be for your creativity and expertise.
  • MonetDB Solution is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We explicitly encourage applications from women as well as applications from all others who would bring additional diversity in culture.
  • Our in-house language is English.

Location: Amsterdam

Job Type: Full-time (part-time is negotiable)

Required experiences: C, Python, cloud computing (>2 years)

Curious? Feel free to send us your CV, a GitHub link or other public/open-source contributions to show-off you work. Or just drop by our offices in the Amsterdam Science Park.