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Work at the forefront of automotive innovation with ZF,
one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers.

Senior Developer Experience Engineer (m/w/d)


Ieper, West Flanders, BE, 8900

Req ID 32611

We are looking for a new colleague on the Cloud Services Team at our location in Ypres. 


About the Senior Developer Experience Engineer role at ZF in Ypres: 
In this team, it is our ambition to build the most reliable, efficient, and secure platform to allow delivery teams to build best in class solutions for our customers. Automation, orchestration, and self-service are key drivers to deliver frictionless experience towards our internal developer community and customers. This core layer will function as the foundation for the future connected mobility platform being able to support millions of vehicles and other assets. 
In this role you will have the opportunity to work with the latest state of the art technologies to grow the platform and help to drive the architecture, implement best practices, and design our platform which contains micro services, firmware, web applications, mobile applications (android and iOS), machine learning, …. 

Your tasks: 

  • Key contributor to the future core cloud platform running on AWS 
  • Be part of the community of practice and share expertise and knowledge with the larger ZF-Transics engineering community 
  • Be part of the continuous learning culture, always explore the best innovative technologies to develop the platform 
  • Maintain the core platform in a cost efficient and reliable way 
  • Proactively identify bottlenecks and optimize product/service performance to improve user experience 


Your profile:     

  • Computer Science degree or equivalent and several years of experience working with and supporting cloud and DevOps technologies in combintation with experience with 1 or more scripting or programming language 
  • Passion for technology, familiar with microservices architecture, expert knowledge of Amazon Web Services (AWS) and experience with deployment automation and management of applications running in a containerized Kubernetes environment 
  • Experience with Terraform infrastructure as code tooling and with configuration management, setting up CI/CD pipelines, Gitlab knowledge is a plus
  • Ambition to become a tech lead on state-of-the-art technologies, passionate for creating automated processes and efficient workflows and delivering the best developer experience  
  • Eager to learn and build our future pipelines and automations for our different platforms including micro services, firmware development, web application, mobile applications, machine learning, …

What can you expect from working at ZF in Ypres:
You will work in an open and transparent corporate culture. Our employees are passionate about their job and are all convinced that team spirit and fun is at the heart of our success. 
In this stimulating, fast-growing and challenging environment, we offer you competitive compensation and benefits, including: 

  • Group insurance plan 
  • Continuous learning opportunities 
  • Medical insurance with ambulant care for you and your family 
  • Meal Vouchers 
  • Company Car (incl. Fuel Card) 
  • Flexible working hours with home office possibilities  


Be part of our ZF team as Senior Developer Experience Engineer and apply now!


Grischan Dietrich

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