Cloud Engineer (m/f/d)

Date: May 18, 2023

Location: Berlin, DE, 10117 DE Schöneck, DE, 08261 Köln/Cologne, DE, 50968 CZ Jena, DE, 07743 Hamburg, DE, 20354 Chemnitz, DE, 09112 Sankt Ingbert, DE, 66386

Company: gksoftware

GK is a leading global software developer and provider of standard and cloud-based solutions for the retail industry, with over 500,000 retail and payment installations in more than 60 countries. At GK, more than 1.100 employees worldwide work on solutions for an all-encompassing shopping experience, improving the relationship between customers and retailers every day. GK is a hidden champion headquartered in Schöneck in the Vogtland region of Germany, but has locations in Berlin, Paris and Johannesburg while maintaining a presence in 13 further international locations. Together, GK develops groundbreaking technologies for the retail industry of today and tomorrow. 



Your responsibilities

  • Design, create and maintain GK cloud solutions 

  • Automate various cloud related tasks and maintain cloud environments 

  • React upon support requests and monitoring alerts of our customers

  • Architect cloud solutions and analyze productive issues 

  • Consult our other GK departments in different cloud infrastructure topics 

  • Consult our clients in terms of cloud topics 



Your profile

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Information Technology or equivalent experience 

  • Experience needed in cloud networking

  • Profound knowledge needed in Azure, AWS or other cloud vendor technology 

  • Min. 2 years of experience with Kubernetes, Terraform would be a plus 

  • Basic know-how in: 

    • SQL / Database Knowledge 

    • Linux 

    •  VPN  

  • Fluent English (verbal / written) , German language skills are a plus 

  • Ability to understand and debug data flows in integrated environments and follows best-practices procedures.

  • Ability to identify and resolve problems in a timely manner



We offer

  • GK enables you to work from home at any time

  • We put emphasis on a long-term and trustful cooperation by offering permanent employment relationships with flexible working hoursnus payments depending on the area of activity

  • Company car policy and free parking at our locations with good public transport connections

  • Lease a maximum of 3 bikes up to a total value of €9,000

  • An international working environment as well as a cooperative working climate with space for own ideas, creativity and concepts

  • Turn your friends into colleagues: recommend a new employee and receive a referral bonus of €3,000 net

  • Develop yourself professionally and personally through our own GK Academy and e-learning offerings

  • Leasing of the latest Hardware for the private usage as part of our employee PC program. We make sure that your job-related equipment is ready for you for a smooth start from the first day of work

  • Discounts offered through our corporate benefits program

  • Location-related preventive measures (running groups, online sports courses, massage, blood donation appointments, health day

  • Advantageous everyday life facilitations while you are in the office, such as parcel and bread roll service, pharmacy delivery service and much more

  • Internal restaurant, bouldering and climbing wall, in-house kindergarden “Pixel” on the campus site at our headquarter in Schoeneck (Saxony) as well as a wide range of culinary offerings at the other locations

  • Spend time with your colleagues outside the office at our many company events

  • Read more about our Active Balance Program