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(Senior) Cloud Engineer (m/f/d)

Dresden (hybrid)

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Your tasks As a Cloud Engineer in our dynamic SRE team, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the reliability, scalability and performance of our KiwiOS IoT platform and the products built on it. You will work closely with our software development teams and ensure that the decentralised energy world is available to everyone 24/7.

Your tasks:

  • monitoring and incident management: You provide our services with the important metrics to be able to monitor our system permanently for malfunctions. In the event of an incident, you will support debugging in the Google Cloud in collaboration with the development teams in order to rectify the error as quickly as possible. Managing incident response activities and being on-call will also be part of your role.
  • automation and scalability: You will take our cloud infrastructure to the next level by identifying and automating recurring tasks. You will also recommend managed services from the Google Cloud to the development teams and promote their use within the company. You will also be responsible for the continuous development of our deployment process, helping the teams to achieve simpler and more secure deployments in Kiwigrid's production environment.
  • security and compliance: You will help Kiwigrid achieve a secure cloud environment by integrating tooling to monitor vulnerabilities and detect external, potentially dangerous activities. You are involved in the creation of compliance guidelines and support audits.
  • documentation and knowledge sharing: You help the development teams to prepare their documentation in such a way that the stack and request flows are comprehensible. In addition, you bring best practices from the SRE team to the development teams in order to achieve a high degree of standardisation.

Your Profile
  • professional experience with cloud infrastructures and the implementation of IT projects
  • enthusiasm for new technologies and a willingness to undergo continuous further training
  • good knowledge of current cloud technologies, especially extensive experience with the Google Cloud
  • independent, highly structured and conscientious working style
  • analytical and conceptual skills combined with cross-system and process-orientated thinking
  • high quality awareness and assertiveness
  • practical experience of agile working methods
  • fluent English is required, good German nice to have 

What we offer
  • a permanent contract with a competitive salary
  • flexible working hours; a modern office environment, work islands and standing workstations with free fresh fruit and drinks
  • in-house German and English language courses
  • company sports events such as runs and volleyball matches; company bicycle leasing
  • job ticket; bonus for employee referrals; company pension plan
  • independent working environment; regular feedback meetings; fixed training budgets and on-the-job training
  • sponsored leisure activities (pool, table socker, ping pong, etc.)
  • individual design of your workplace


Cloud, SRE, Dresden, Kubernetes, IaC, Docker, Infrastructure, Java, IOT, platform,, Empfehlungsbund

This Job resp. positions as '(Senior) Cloud Engineer (m/f/d)' is vacant in following addresses: 01129 Dresden in Sachsen.

Short profile of Kiwigrid GmbH

Our Products and Solutions provide our partners with a flexible, modular and turn-key Smart Grid management and monitoring solution - efficiently connecting distributed energy generation with large or small-scale consumers.

Our operated SaaS Cloud Solution provides new revenue streams for our Partners by enabling innovative value added services for their customers.

While we are delivering new energy resources into the entire world, we also support our local region in Dresden, Saxony. The community is a key enabler of our growth and we enable applicants by recommendation and feedback.

M. Christian Prüfer

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