Automation Engineer - NL


By Gritha van der Linde | Oct 19, 2021 11:39:43 PM | LOCATION:AMSTERDAM



Job Description

We have a position available for an automation engineer to join our CI team. In this role, you will be responsible for creating and maintaining the CI infrastructure our software development teams use for validating our Linux-based cluster management product and making sure that our product meets the highest quality standards. Your goal is to make sure that the developers can focus on the product, while relying on a robust, usable and fully automated CI infrastructure.

There will be ample opportunity to develop your skills and to take initiative. The company is now considerably scaling up its efforts in the CI area. This opens up new scenarios and challenges that must be faced and everyone's contribution is welcome.


Required and Desirable Skills


You have excellent analytical skills and you can code. You have a good understanding of how software works internally and have a talent for discovering ways to break it.  

You have prior programming experience. Java and/or Groovy, Python and Unix shell programming are a plus, but not strictly required. Furthermore, you possess excellent problem solving skills and you are eager to learn and use new technologies.

Background in Linux system administration would be an advantage. Experience with Docker and Jenkins would be much appreciated, but is not strictly necessary. Experience with AWS and/or Azure is a plus.


Our cluster management software is based on Linux. You should be familiar with the Linux operating system. In addition, you are familiar with the most common software that is part of a typical Linux installation.

General Skill

Bright Computing is a young but rapidly growing company. We require people who are not only very skilled, but who are also flexible, reliable, can take initiative, can deal with responsibility, and have a "can do" mentality.


  • Languages: English
  • Education: Bachelor's degree or equivalent
  • Experience: >2 years
  • Salary: Depending on skills, qualifications and experience
  • Benefits: Employee’s income protection insurance ("WGA GAT Uitgebreid and WIA Excedent"), disability insurance, pension (70% company contribution), commuting allowance,  home internet allowance, stock options, 25 paid vacation days, company laptop (Dell XPS 15)
  • Hours: Full time
  • Starting: ASAP
  • Location: Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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We only work with preferred recruiters. Responses from other recruiters will not be considered. We prefer to hire from the EU.