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Cloud Expert DevOps Engineer for Gas Storage m/f/t

RWE Supply & Trading GmbH, Essen, Germany (DE) 

To start as soon as possible, Full time, Permanent


Your future plans

We are looking for a very interdisciplinary Cloud Expert, who brings with him profound development skills together with a security mindset and good technical network bases and  a Cloud Expert for the Amazon - and the Azure Cloud.

In this role you are entitled to establish new SaaS services for the Gas Storage Business, where you are prototyping solutions for our highly volatile and competitive business, as a guidance for the wider company.


  • As a specialist for cloud architecture and cloud native solutions you define tools, designs, architecture and work with several Vendors in the market to take ownership of great technical roll-outs.
  • You are a real technical problem solver, able to create awesome solutions for complex requirements with a hands-on attitude. You are specialised in various automation techniques in delivering Cloud native Services using a wide range of technologies.
  • With your detailed understanding of Windows and Linux Infrastructure you enable us to much more understand Infrastructure as Code to become more independent from Infrastructure support teams.
  • You will work closely with the Gas Storage Business and implement their needs fast and secure. Herein you are shaping the future of modern and flexible IT support in our company


Your powerful skills

  • Several years proven experiences in the mentioned technical skills
  • Academic degree in mathematics, computer science, natural science or comparable degree is favourable, but not mandatory


Versatile technical experience of cloud platforms and continuous software delivery. For fulfilling this position, we need a candidate with several years experiences in preferable most of the following topics:

  • Cloud: Azure, Amazon, working knowledge of Amazon Web Services (e.g. ECS, ECR, EKS, pipeline, MSK…)
  • Strong PaaS, IaaS experiences within AWS and Azure as well
  • Infrastructure as Code (Terraform, AWS CDK, CloudFormation etc.)
  • Fundamental experiences in CI/CD pipelines (Azure DevOps Server, GitLab or similar)
  • Version Control: GIT, Bitbucket
  • Deployment tools: Team City, Jenkins or similar
  • Continuous configuration automation (e.g. Ansible, or Chef, or Puppet)
  • Containers and orchestration: Docker, Kubernetes, ECS, EKS, OpenShift or similar
  • Profound scripting skills (e.g. in Shell, Python, Ruby, Bash, Shell, Groovy or JSON)
  • Good working experiences with Windows and Linux server
  • AWS Certifications to professional level, preferable
  • Preferable skills in Cloud security and Cloud network topics


You will  create a positive impact while dealing with various teams across RWEST IT by:

  • Establishing and actively contributing to self-organising user communities (e.g. Innovation-, DevOps Teams)
  • Capacity to assimilate new concepts quickly
  • Ability to present complex technical concepts (verbally/written)
  • Showing outstanding enthusiasm
  • Operating calmly in a high-pressure environment and be capable of prioritising and working on multiple tasks, organizing people under these conditions
  • Speaking  English and German language fluently
  • Pro-actively keeping up-to-date with industry trends and innovations, sharing this knowledge with the wider RWE team, for the benefit of the company.
  • Inter-cultural awareness

Benefits you can rely on

  • We offer an innovative environment in a dynamic growing Energy market
  • Great development perspectives and attractive salary
  • You will work in small teams with high potentials and high management support, equipped with the budget to reach the goals



Apply now with just a few clicks: ad code 23099

Any questions? Christina Beatrix Hoppe (Recruiting), T: +49 201 5179-3257Anja Schröer (specialist department), T: +49 201 5179-2246

We look forward to meeting you!


We value diversity and therefore welcome all applications, irrespective of gender, disability, nationality, ethnic and social background, religion and beliefs, age or sexual orientation and identity.

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