Site Reliability Engineer

Full-Time | Zwijnaarde, BE | Systems Management

What the job is about

Do you have a keen interest in using Kubernetes? And are you intrigued by everything that goes on in the Cloud? Look no further.

As an SRE, you will have a significant impact on the next generation of our ‘Miles’ Software Solution. It encompasses 2 parts:

The ‘Core’ ERP software for automotive finance, leasing, fleet, and mobility management. This end-to-end solution encompasses -, mid-, and back-office functions.

The complementary ‘Microservices Platform’ with extra functionalities and portals that interacts with the core ERP software. 

Your focus will be on the Microservices Platform, on deploying both the infrastructure and the applications, and managing the platform, both internally as well as for our customers.

This means you will:

  • Automate deployments through the GitOps approach.

  • Maintain our own Cloud Platform (+ setting up monitoring, logging, ...).

  • Automate the setup of Kubernetes Clusters through Infrastructure as Code (Terraform / Ansible).

  • Write/update automated pipelines in Jenkins or GitHub actions.

  • Work closely with the IT team and security team, to overcome network and security issues that might arise.

But it is also important for us that you:

  • Advise on and contribute to the shift of legacy components

  • Research and experiment with modern technologies in this area to keep improving. 

  • Help educate customers and colleagues, within the team but also the project teams who are implementing the software.

Your Interest and Skills

What else is expected: 

  • You have experience with OR (recently) obtained your Bachelor's/ Master's Degree and are interested in working with,

    the following technologies:

o   Kubernetes (Azure Kubernetes Service or similar Cloud Kubernetes Services like EKS or GKE)

o   Terraform

o   Ansible 

o   Jenkins, GitHub Actions

o   GitOps: FluxCD

o   Helm & Kustomize

o   Monitoring solutions: Prometheus, Grafana, FluentBit & Loki

o   Artifact Registries such as Harbor & Azure Container Registry

o   Docker/ Podman

o   Linux distributions - RHEL, CentOS, Ubuntu

  • Knowledge of PostgreSQL, Kafka, HVR, JBoss, Oracle, Java, Python, Bash is a plus. 

  • Experience through work or internships with at least one public cloud provider (Azure, AWS, ….) 

  • Fluent in English, any other language is a plus. 


Want to know more?  Check out this keynote that was given by our colleague at Devoxx 2022:

What we offer

We would like to welcome you to an international and multicultural company that has been operating for over 30 years and is doubling in size every 5 years. Growth is our middle name, while we strongly adhere to our horizontal and open company culture.  

You're in the drivers' seat of your own career, that's our motto. Your personal development is therefore paramount. During an extensive onboarding program of six months, we make you, with the support of your job coach, familiar with our product and the organization. Even after this period, you will continue to get opportunities to learn and develop yourself further. You’re never alone.  

At Sofico you will also work in a modern state-of-the-art office that is easily accessible. We have plenty of safe charging points for your electric car or bike, and free shared bicycles available to pick up your lunch.  

In return for your efforts, we offer an extensive salary package, including a company car with a fuel card, a bonus system, meal vouchers and group, and hospital insurance. Are you a sporty type? Bikelease is also one of the possibilities! The flexible office hours and opportunities to work from home provide the necessary flexibility within the company.  

At Sofico we are strong believers in the power of a good cup of coffee. Water or soft drinks are of course also on the menu. We love our team events. Think after-work drinks, a BBQ, a family day, a company weekend, or a walking dinner with the whole company. 

Ready to apply?

Step 1: Click the orange 'apply now' button below to get your CV in front of our HR team:

Meet the HR team!

+32 92108040

Questions about joining Sofico? Learn more about our interview process on our frequently asked questions page.

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