Senior Cloud Engineer (with Azure)

Software Engineering
What drives us
  • At Zühlke, you are where innovation happens. We focus on teamwork, agile collaboration, and leading technologies to shape the future and challenge the status quo. We like to break down barriers and explore new territory. This is how we innovate. 
  • Our creativity, skills and our energy enable us to turn intelligent ideas into valuable solutions - solutions that help our clients bring innovative, effective, and sustainable products, solutions, and processes to the marketplace. At Zühlke, we are driven by empowering ideas.

How do you spend your time
  • Passion for Cloud. Cloud services are redefining software architectures. With your code you develop features, automate CI/CD in cloud environments and control the required services. You love the technical challenge of successfully bringing these elements together.
  • At Zühlke, you take your software and cloud expertise to interdisciplinary teams and develop cloud-native solutions that turn our customers' new ideas into reality. You'll be there from idea generation to go-live and inspire your project team.
  • You want to make a difference. Successful software projects are created in close collaboration with the customer. You develop a deep understanding of the domain and the project requirements so that we can communicate as business partners at eye level and bring innovative ideas with conviction.
  • Multiply your knowledge. Take the chance to work with experienced software architects in the same team and develop quickly on-the-job. We support you in your career planning with individual training and you can gradually take on more responsibility in projects. Become part of the Zühlke community!

What is important to us
  • You have a technical-related degree and/or equivalent professional qualification
  • You have been working in Software Engineering and Cloud roles for at least 5 years – the last 2 years is required to be in a Cloud role
  • You have in-depth expertise and experience working with Azure, while experience with AWS or GCP are a plus
  • You have experience in software development – object-oriented programming languages and you have developed a deep understanding of software design and qualitative code.
  • You have a high affinity and expertise in CI/CD, infrastructure as code (IaC), scripting, automation, testing and configuration management. 
  • Proven English communication and client facing skills in various projects
  • Working in team's environment, with a good understanding of the concepts, practical experience
  • Good understanding of orchestrating more complex workloads (e.g. with Kubernetes).
  • Working experience in multi-cloud environment
  • Working in agile environment
 What working at Zuhlke is all about?
  • You will get a chance to work in an international client-based environment along with the leading experts (50 % of our employees are seniors/consultants) in the industry. We are committed and looking for engineers who will help Zuhlke bring ideas to life, in other words, this is not a project-based position.
Some of our benefits:
  • Possibility to reduce working hours up to 32.5h/week
  • Option for condensed working week - you can condense your working hours and spread it across 4 working days
  • Hybrid workplace - option to work both from home or office in Porto
  • Time and money allocated for your upskilling
  • International assignments - opportunity to work and gain experience in other Zühlke location
  • 25 days of Annual Leave
  • Flexi-time - organize your own working hours according to your daily needs  
  • Trusted sick leave 
  • Private Health Insurance
  • Top-notch equipment & working with cutting-edge technologies  
  • Referral bonuses
  • Various social Zühlke events

At Zühlke you will feel included.

We welcome people from all backgrounds, regardless of their gender, personality, national origin, race, religion, colour, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, marital status or disability. 
We communicate openly with each other, assess ourselves honestly and enjoy working a team. We work in a diverse and multicultural environment with people from all over the world.

Apply to learn more about this opportunity at Zühlke!

Even if you feel you don't meet all the requirements yet, we are still happy to get to know you, learn more about your ambitions and ideas. We look forward to receiving your application - see what it is like when you get immediate feedback after every step of the interview process.


Lúcia Costa

Recruiting & Talent Relations