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Want to be part of the team? Borealis is committed to making new discoveries – and that includes finding pioneering members to join our team.

DevOps Engineer for our Digital Studio

  • Location: Belgium, Zaventem
  • Type: Permanent
  • Application Deadline: 12/03/2020
  • Hours: Full-time

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DevOps Engineer for our Digital Studio

Want to be part of shaping the future?

For over 25 years, Borealis has been a leading provider of polyolefins, base chemicals, and fertilizers. In line with its mission to Keep Discovering, innovative solutions made possible by Borealis are driving the transformation to a more circular economy. With 6.800 employees and operations on five continents, Borealis is an established, global enterprise.To accelerate its digital transformation journey, Borealis built an in-house “Digital Studio” with brand new offices in Zaventem Airport. The goal of this new organization is to identify, select, and utilize disruptive technologies that will bring the company closer to the customer. It is Borealis’ creative and agile enabler to develop smart solutions for their customers and employees leveraging digital technologies.

We are looking for a DevOps Engineer to join our Digital Studio!

What will be your role?

As a DevOps Engineer, you will act as the bridge between our developers and our operations/security teams. You will maintain and improve CI/CD pipelines to make sure our developers stay productive. You will automate processes, such as: deployments, release management, logging, monitoring and integrating e2e testing. You will also design and maintain three different clusters DEV/TEST/PROD with proper access controls (e.g. RBAC). When incidents occur you will do root cause analysis with remedies on how to prevent future outages. The Devops Engineer will have a strong focus on security and operations, ensuring we comply with established industry standards. VPN & VPC Networking and Routing configuration, to connect external systems into a cloud-native ecosystem, will also be your responsibility, as well as stress testing software to find their limits in a deterministic way. You will build reports and dashboards to track and display key metrics about builds, deployments and uptime. You will be on-call for incident response and incident management.

Who are we looking for?

You have a higher degree and at least 3 years of experience in DevOps. You are fluent in English and enjoy a diverse work environment. You like taking initiative and ownership, and communicate in a clear, transparent manner.

You have experience in these technologies :

  • Kubernetis/Containerization/Dockers (Cloud native micro-services).
  • Helm Charts and Terraform for provisioning infrastructure and app deployments.
  • ELK Stack (Elastic Search/Logstash/Kibana) for logging and monitoring.
  • AWS and Azure Cloud solutions.
  • Unix/Linux subsystems, Shell scripting and open source projects & technologies (e.g. Red Hat).
  • Integrations with Dev Tools such as: Slack, Jenkins, Git, S3, Blob Storage, JIRA and Confluence.
  • Authentication/Authorisation: LDAP/AD, OIDC, OAuth2, SAML, etc.
  • Automated security tools such as OWASP.
  • Cypress/Jest/Karma/JMeter testing tools.
  • Git-Ops and infrastructure as code, for managing predictable environments.

Our Offer

We offer you an exciting and challenging job with lots of room for improvement, innovation and own initiatives. You will work in an open and informal culture, within a creative and determined team.

Aside from high job satisfaction, you won´t fall short in terms of financial benefits. You will get an attractive and competitive salary including fringe benefits that will match the background and skills of a successful DevOps Engineer. We also invest in our people, translated to a significant training budget for each individual.

To Apply

Eager to make a difference in the future of Borealis? Please apply online and upload your CV and cover letter. The HR contact person for this position is Maïté Rosez, Talent Acquisition Specialist,

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+32 493170529
Maïté Rosez, Talent Acquisition