Lead Engineer


We are setting up a new digital platform. Do you want to be part of this project as a Lead Engineer? The Lead Engineer involves the cloud development team with system architecture decisions and provides technical direction. He or she spends time identifying and clearing roadblocks for the cloud development team. The Lead Engineer is also a great communicator in finding ways for non-technical people to understand technical concepts.

  • You do the the day-to-day functional management of one or multiple Engineering teams of max 9 people each
  • You analyze and break down the engineering work
  • You remove impediments that are blocking the Engineering team’s progress
  • You provide guidelines and coaching to the Engineering team to reach their full potential
  • You oversee the overall engineering effort and you are responsible for the substantive coherence
  • You ensure the implementation of technical and high-quality requirements
  • You assist in reviewing and improving code quality
  • You participate in architectural sessions
  • You help to refine the engineering backlog
  • You facilitate and smoothen the communication and collaboration with the architects and other teams.

Wat breng jij mee?

  • You have at least 5 year experience in a similar Lead Engineer function
  • You like to coach people and are a real team player
  • You have experience in working with decentralized teams
  • You have in-depth knowledge of various tools, open-source technologies and cloud services
  • You have experience in setting up complex platforms (not only infrastructure or applications)
  • You have good communication skills
  • You know how to plan & prioritize.  
  • Technical requirements:
  • Kubernetes + Service Mesh (OpenShift, Istio)
  • Build pipeline (Jenkins)
  • Test automation
  • Release automation (Ansible, TerraForm, ...)
  • Security principles + tooling (by design / at runtime)
  • IAM and CIAM 
  • Knowledge of microservice architecture
  • Knowledge of one or more Platform Components: Api Gateways, Reverse Proxies, Messaging infrastructure, Event brokers, Blob stores, logging and monitoring tooling (ELK) 

Wat hebben wij jou te bieden?

  • You will work in a very interesting industry
  • Intensive teamwork in an open and dynamic atmosphere where fresh new ideas and initiatives can be started
  • Tailor-made guidance, where you indicate where your interests lie and we look together how we can help you develop further
  • Knowledge sharing is central. We offer many initiatives for this: innovation centers, reading groups, knowledge sharing meetings, hackathons, participation in conferences and external training
  • Depending on your own interests and initiatives, Cegeka offers various horizontal and vertical career paths
  • In addition to the gross salary, a premium company car with fuel card, luncheon vouchers, interesting group and hospitalization insurance, flat-rate expenses allowance and a powerful laptop, we offer flexible working hours and a nice work / life balance.
  • Create your own compensation package thanks to our Flex Reward Plan

Aspire to more: onze belofte aan jou

Je krijgt bij Cegeka alle ruimte om jezelf als professional verder te ontwikkelen. Samen realiseren we wat je écht wil betekenen voor onze klanten en collega’s. We nodigen je graag uit om met ons mee te groeien. In een ongekende veelzijdigheid aan uitdagende, betekenisvolle IT-projecten. Zet je stempel op projecten bij aansprekende klanten waarbij we het verschil maken. Aspire to more.

We werken hier altijd met elkaar samen. Intensief, met veel plezier en betrokkenheid. Binnen een cultuur gedreven door familiewaarden: vol vertrouwen, mensgericht, open, loyaal en respectvol. Met veel vrijheid en verantwoordelijkheid. Kom deel uitmaken van de volgende fase van een trots, succesvol, snelgroeiend, innovatief, Europees IT-bedrijf vol ambities.


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