Cloud Engineer Microsoft Azure - EU Public Institution Luxembourg

Job offer - EKXEL IT Services - Network Security Engineeer - Luxembourg

Are you looking for a challenging opportunity and want to take advantage of a great job to give new inpulse to your career? This offer is for you. In order to support one of our clients, a large and famous European Public Institution in Luxembourg, we are looking for a Cloud Engineer Microsoft Azure and Application Architect


EKXEL IT Services, is a European leader in IT engineering, high-tech consulting and IT services. We offer a unique blend of expertise and support major European groups with international vocation to implement and succeed in their project to transform and modernize their information systems.


Your role: main objectives:

The role of the Cloud Engineer - Application Architect is to enhance the capabilities of the Data Platform services. The work of the cloud architect/engineer is to advise customers who want to use the cloud and perform deep Proofs-of-Concept of new cloud technologies with focus on data-oriented services and analytics projects.


Your Tasks:

  • Architecture and design of information systems hosted on the cloud (focus is on data-oriented solutions).
  • Implementation of reusable Infrastructure as Code (IaC) solutions (e.g., use of Terraform scripts rather than Azure ARM).
  • Testing and implementation of OSS or COTS cloud-based services.
  • Review of code and architecture of systems delivered by other contract(or)s.
  • Evaluation and refactoring of existing systems, supervision of delivery quality.
  • Design and development of secure and reliable architecture components and building blocks.
  • Development of new functionality in cloud-native or cloud-agnostic applications, as part of Proofs-of-Concept.
  • Development and maintenance of technical documentation.
  • Analysis and sharing of lessons learned from different cloud services and architectural patterns to technical teams in the European institutions.
  • Participation in technical working groups, progress meetings and meetings with the users.
  • Assistance during relevant parts of testing, analysis, technical documentation, deployment, evaluation, and reporting

Your Qualifications:  

  • Master degree or 5 years of higher education + minimum 13 years of professional experience 
  • Proficiency with cloud technologies and infrastructure
  • Good knowledge of cloud services and applications, with primary/strong focus on Azure
  • Good knowledge of micro-services architecture design, development, deployment and instrumentation
  • Good knowledge of applications design
  • Good knowledge of at least one object oriented language (e.g. Python, Java, C#)
  • Knowledge of interoperability technology (e.g. message-oriented middleware)
  • Knowledge of HSM (Hardware Security Module)
  • Practical knowledge of common security threats, security controls and associated technologies and practices related to securing cloud platforms, cloud services and associated cloud-based resources and infrastructure
  • Ability to give technical presentations
  • Ability to apply high quality standards
  • Capability of integration in an international/multicultural environment.
  • Knowledge of project management methodologies (Agile, Scrum) is an asset. 

Our offer:

A particularly attractive salary package, with many additional benefits, to attract the best of you. A professional and stimulating work environment in the field of telecommunications. Multiple career opportunities within a changing group, advanced training in new technologies, rich and recognized expertise.

Your application will be treated with confidentiality. We would be very happy to organize a first appointment to talk to you about this opportunity and consider your next career development. Send us your CV to or even better use our online form