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Kubernetes Engineer

Kubernetes Engineer

It’s an exciting time to join Fairbanks. Our solutions empower organizations to fully utilize OpenStack and open source expertise to build, manage and optimize their cloud infrastructure. We love open source and are actively involved in the open source community. Our success depends on bright, energetic, talented people who are passionate about Kubernetes and open source projects. 

We are looking for a Kubernetes Engineer to join our team in the Netherlands. You will play a crucial role in developing solutions for enterprises in an open source environment. You are the ideal candidate if you enjoy orchestrating cutting-edge solutions, revolutionizing infrastructure, guiding customers through the intricacies of container orchestration, and optimizing their infrastructure for peak performance.

Tasks you will be working on:

Spearhead automation initiatives for deployment pipelines and CI/CD workflows using tools such as Helm, Jenkins, and GitLab CI, streamlining development processes

Educate customer teams on Kubernetes concepts, imparting hands-on training and facilitating knowledge transfer to empower internal teams and customers and work together with Software vendors

Design, implement, and optimize Kubernetes-based solutions, ensuring containerized applications' scalability, reliability, and performance

Enforce best practices for securing Kubernetes environments, proactively identifying and mitigating vulnerabilities through robust access controls and network policies

Create and maintain comprehensive documentation, including troubleshooting guides, best practices, and knowledge base articles to empower users and support continuous improvement

Work closely with cross-functional teams, including developers, operations, and infrastructure teams, to diagnose and resolve issues and enhance overall system performance

Lead the implementation of Kubernetes solutions, ensuring seamless integration with existing systems and applications

Identify opportunities for automation and implement them with automation tools like Terraform, Ansible and Salt

Work closely with cross-functional teams, providing expertise on Kubernetes best practices, troubleshooting issues, and optimizing workflows for seamless application deployment

Our benefits

Fairbanks is a technology driven company with the goal of providing the best experience to both our customers and employees. We believe that the most important aspect of this job is to be enthusiastic about it, have career opportunities and work in a team with the right spirit. Besides this, we offer

24 vacation days

A pension scheme

Flexible working

Work laptop and phone

Learning budget

No secondment (detachering)

Mobility options


If you have any questions about the Cloud Specialist Kubernetes job, feel free to reach out to our internal recruiter, Sophie.




+31 6 255 95 111

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