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Platform Engineer - ESC Squad

ING Nederland

ING Nederland

Software Engineering
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Posted on Thursday, February 8, 2024

Join our dynamic team as a Platform Engineer within the ING Private Cloud (IPC) Tribe, specifically in the empowering ESC (End State Configuration) Squad. This squad, comprised of five talented individuals, plays a pivotal role in maintaining and enhancing the infrastructure of AWX (Ansible Tower) for configuring the global ING infrastructure. Our impact extends further as we contribute to the API-first strategy by developing Cloud APIs, which will be utilised globally by ING.

The team

We are looking for an engineer who not only brings technical expertise but approaches challenges with a developer's mindset, focusing on innovation and creating solutions that deliver real business value.

Role and responsibilities:

As a Platform Engineer, you will be at the forefront of shaping the future of our technology landscape. You will:

Gain a solid understanding of banking practices or demonstrate a passion for learning them.

Utilise your analytical skills to engage with stakeholders and the product owner in discussing features and stories.

Translate features and stories into software solutions with tangible business value.

Possess a comprehensive understanding of the IT architecture within your domain.

Assess the impact of various choices and translate principles into actionable strategies for your team.

Thrive in a DevOps environment, taking ownership from building to running, including scheduled stand-by duty.

Innovate working processes and product quality through creative approaches.

Embrace a quality-driven mindset and contribute as a valuable team player with excellent social and communication skills (proficient in written and spoken English).

Uphold the highest standards of Confidentiality, Integrity, and Availability for the applications.

How to succeed

We hire smart people like you for your potential. Our biggest expectation is that you’ll stay curious. Keep learning. Take on responsibility. In return, we’ll back you to develop into an even more awesome version of yourself.

We expect you to have hands-on experience with:

  • Golang
  • Python
  • Git Workflows
  • Azure Pipeline
  • Bash
  • Ansible
  • PostgreSQL / CockroachDB
  • API Gateways
  • Kubernetes / Openshift
  • Docker

Rewards and benefits

We want to make sure that it’s possible for you to strike the right balance between your career and your private life. You can find out more about our employment conditions at https://www.ing.jobs/netherlands/Why-ING/benefits.htm

The benefits of working with us at ING include:

  • A salary tailored to your qualities and experience

  • 24-27 vacation days depending on contract

  • Pension scheme

  • 13th month salary

  • Individual Savings Contribution (BIS), 3.5% of your gross annual salary

  • 8% Holiday payment

  • Hybrid working to blend home working for focus and office working for collaboration and co-creation

  • Personal growth and challenging work with endless possibilities

  • An informal working environment with innovative colleagues

About us

With 60,000 employees and operations in approximately 40 countries, there is no shortage of opportunities for people with initiative who want to help people take a step ahead in life and in business. Do you want to work at the cutting edge of what’s possible and at the same time ensure you work with integrity and hold the customer’s interests at heart? Do you want to be surrounded by progressive, inspiring, diverse and supportive colleagues? Then there is no better place to invest your talents than at ING. Join us. Apply today.


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