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IT Specialist Operations - Level 3

Type vacature: Regulier
City: Schiphol Rijk
Hours per week: 40
Education: HBO Master; HBO Bachelor; HBO Master/ WO-pre-master

Apply before: 22-07-2022



Within the transversal ‘Cloud Native & Ready' platform line of IT Operations, we are looking for a IT Engineer, the position to be filled will be based in Schiphol-Rijk. 


The team is responsible for the “Build and Run” of CAAS & PAAS based Services and delivers “End to End” support to our customers. These Services will be a keystone of the DevOps journey, by offering the Product Teams the ability to manage their application from Development to Run. 


Next Generation Data Center project has the objective to transform applications to this model, and consequently an important increase of the platform is foreseen in the coming years.  


Working around Container and PAAS based solutions within dynamic context, will allow you to be at the heart of the innovation with a constantly evolving activity and to develop skills at the junction of Dev and Ops  


The position reports directly to the Cloud Native & Ready platform manager in Amsterdam 




What are you going to do?

In an Agile team and in compliance with IT architecture decisions, act as a technical expert on AFKL CAAS & PAAS services as well in the Cloud or On Premises.


Contribute to the proper functioning and performance of the systems, by carrying out or participating in technical evolution studies, installation, maintenance & information of the products & services that fall within its area of expertise, relying on the recommendations defined by the TA (Technical Architect) 


Informs the IT players and provides them with the documentation and procedures for the operation, support and deployment of products. 



Where do you land?

International team at Schiphol-Rijk


Your profile

You have a sense of customer and result, you are passionate about the technical aspects of information systems, you can evolve to other areas or functions within IT.


You are rigorous, with a good capacity for analysis and synthesis, and ready to take up the problems relating to the management and the optimization of complex systems.


You have a constant curiosity that will allow you to imagine tomorrow's solutions for the AFKL IT.


 You extensively use English in the professional field and your level allows you to ensure all the activities involved in the mission (meetings, reading/writing of documentation). AFKL context requires a good intercultural sensitivity.


You are Open-minded, empathic, with the will to embrace a new challenge.


 Personality traits:


  • Problem-solving attitude


  • Collaborative team spirit


  • Improve customer experience


  • Eager to learn


  • Communicative 



You specifically have Technical knowledge/experience in/with:


  • Kubernetes including AKS


  • Azure 


  • Ansible 


  • Terraform


  • Python


  • Linux 


  • Github


  • VMWare TAS and TKGI (Optional)



We offer

  • A challenging role at an unique employer in the Netherlands
  • A gross salary between € 4.216,37 and € 6.023,39 depending on your knowledge and experience
  • Plenty of room for personal development and wonderful career opportunities
  • A good pension scheme, end of the year bonus and 8 percent holiday pay
  • 25 days of paid holiday and 5 extra days off
  • Great discounts on airline tickets (if you have been in service for at least 6 months)
  • A travel expenses scheme and free use of the bus network around Schiphol
  • Discount of your health insurance
  • A personal budget for sustainable employability


Ready for your next destination?

Don’t wait any longer, send us your CV before the final boarding call! A motivation letter is no longer required; we will simply ask you a couple of questions during your online application. Within two weeks you will receive a message from us. Your application procedure consists of two interviews and additional if desired an assessment.



If you would like to know more about the position, please contact the hiring manager. Call or e-mail the recruiter for questions about the application process. In both cases, don't forget to mention the vacancy number: #11104.


Hiring manager

Frank Tikink: FRANK.TIKINK@KLM.COM or 0610387316



Adri Beels: ADRI.BEELS@KLM.COM or +31628609681


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