System / Cloud Engineer AWS

Netherlands, Delft Technology Netherlands

Attention to all System, DevOps and Cloud Engineers! Lies your strength in AWS technology? Do you want to get up in the morning, feeling delighted and empowered you can take the lead in designing, maintaining, implementing and innovating on the newest IT technologies? Then we have a great opportunity for you, so keep on reading!

This = the job you are looking for

The Exact architecture is spread out over multiple datacenters and approximately 15 offices across the world. We are busy innovating and automating our infrastructure with automation and self-service as well as being the internal IAAS/PAAS provider. We are implementing and maintaining multiple datacenter security initiatives to harden the security of network and server areas.

What will you be doing?

As a System/Cloud engineer you are focused on continuously improving all aspects of the infrastructure environment by using your analytical and technical skills. Together with the team you are responsible for developing, implementing and maintaining the Exact IT infrastructure. You do this by maximizing the uptime and performance of our infrastructure services delivered to our internal clients across the globe. Furthermore, in this role you will:

  • Be responsible for the engineering, design, innovation and management on IT environment (servers, centralized enterprise storage solutions, VMWare, Databases, network, Cloud solutions and disaster recovery, automation environment and monitoring);
  • Execute day to day operations including configuration settings, changes, troubleshooting, reporting, monitoring and alerting;
  • Automatically update servers on patching an security;
  • Work with internal stakeholders and third-party vendors and suppliers;
  • Create procedure and supportive documentation.

This = what you bring

A match is made when you are that candidate with a bachelor degree in Information Technology and at least 5-8 years of relevant experience within an international environment. To ensure we have an awesome match, you:

  • Have knowledge and experience of Microsoft technology (Active Directory, Windows server 2016, SCCM, SCOM, Active Directory, GPO and Office 365);
  • Have experience with solutions based on the leading (hybrid) cloud with AWS
  • Have experience with automating processes and knowledge of PowerShell;
  • Have experience with Terraform and Ansible;
  • Have affinity and knowledge of VMware ESXi (vCenter, ESXi, vRealize Automation & Operations Manager and VMware cloud solutions);
  • Have knowledge about global networks;
  • Know what it takes to support and improve highly available infrastructures;
  • Have affinity with MacOs, Linux, Container and Docker solutions.
  • Excellent communication and documentation skills.
  • Are analytical, pro-active and think out of the box while providing insights on how to continuously improve the environments;
  • Have strong presentation skills, good interpersonal communications skills and a positive attitude;
  • English proficiency is a must, Dutch proficiency is a ‘plus’

This = what you get

At Exact, we value the balance between work and relaxation. You can enjoy the office environment with our Gym and also take a break at the coffee bar. Empty your head and then tackle your daily tasks with renewed energy. And, of course, that's not all. As a System_Cloud Engineer, based on 40 hours per week, you can also count on: 

  • A competitive salary with in addition a 13th month.
  • Flexibility in your working hours.
  • A good balance is working in the office and from home 
  • Opportunity to excel at your profession via training courses.
  • Our own fitness centre;
  • Friday afternoon drinks at our bar ``Bits & Bytes’’. (if we are allowed again) 
  • The opportunity to from your home office or from one of the Exact offices

About Exact

Exact develops cloud software for small and medium-sized companies and their accountants. The products automate business processes in areas such as Finance and HR and provide specific ERP solutions for wholesale distribution, manufacturing, projects and construction. This saves time and provides insight. It enables customers to work efficiently, make informed decisions and continue growing. More than 675,000 companies primarily in the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany already rely on Exact's software.

Exact was founded in 1984 in Delft, the Netherlands, which is still the location of our head office. Every day, more than 2,000 ambitious professionals work on innovation. Driving responsible business, with respect for each other, the environment and society is central to this. For more information, visit

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