Offers “Kn Portal”

Expires soon Kn Portal

DevOps Engineer (m/w/d)

  • Porto (Porto)

Job description

As one of the world's leading logistics companies, we have opened a new IT Hub in Porto, Portugal. Our goal is to accelerate digital technologies for our global customers, focusing on the development of new mission-critical products, e-solutions and new digital services in accordance with the strategy of Kuehne+Nagel. Join our fascinating and international working environment and be part of the team responsible for the further development of our digital logistics processes.

Your Role

The focus of this role is development-oriented design, implementation and maintenance of DevOps systems that support development parties and release pipelines for our projects. We are passionate about automating routines. Day-to-day, you will engage directly with internal customers, developers, and numerous other teams to better optimize their workflows through automation and well-designed systems. You will be involved in deploying and promoting new services for internal clients. Observability and logging are of the highest importance to us.

Your Responsibilities


  • Experience of automation tools and containerization to deliver CI/CD pipelines.
  • Monitoring, logging, maintaining, and scaling on-prem and AWS infrastructures.
  • Collaborating with infrastructure and development teams to improve our products and processes.
  • Taking responsibility for building and testing pipelines that will be used for both development and production deployments.
  • Analyze existing pipelines in terms of functionality and performance and take decisions to improve them.
  • Promoting DevOps culture and mindset.


Your Skills and Experiences


  • Experience with CI tools such as Jenkins or AWS CodeBuild (optimally).
  • Scripting skills in languages like Bash, Python, or Groovy for creating CI jobs.
  • Proficiency in infrastructure as code tools such as AWS CloudFormation or Terraform.
  • Expertise in Docker for containerization.
  • Knowledge of container orchestration tools like Kubernetes, Amazon ECS, or Docker Swarm.
  • Familiarity with message brokers like Apache Kafka or AWS SNS/SQS.
  • In-depth knowledge of AWS services, including CodeDeploy, CodePipeline, Lambda, S3, IAM, CloudWatch, EventBridge, and others.
  • Setting up monitoring and logging solutions, such as AWS CloudWatch, ELK Stack, or Prometheus and Grafana.
  • Effective communication skills for collaborating with development and operations teams.
  • Documentation skills to maintain pipeline documentation and best practices.
  • Excellent knowledge of English, both spoken and written.


Good Reasons to Join

Our work will have a direct influence on the future of logistics and IT. Our teams are experts who are helping shape the IT industry in Portugal and around the world. We want you to feel comfortable in our working environment, where you will be dealing with different cultures. And as such, we offer flexible working hours and the ability to work remotely. We value teamwork, continuous learning and diversity. Kuehne + Nagel offers you a tailor-made career - through individual planning and team leaders who support and advise you in every way. Personally, you will be supported by many work-life balance offers, supplemental health insurance and our EAP - Employee Assistant Program.

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