Cloud Engineer – Azure, security, K8s, automation

Based in Lausanne, our client is the leading provider of security-critical software and infrastructure enabling financial institutions to prosper in the digital asset ecosystem. Trusted by top banks, exchanges, and infrastructure providers globally, they strive to deliver best-in-class products and services that help their clients achieve customer and business success.

They are seeking to lay the foundations to transform the financial services industry by building the digital asset infrastructure that will revolutionize finance for generations to come, and are looking for an experienced Cloud Engineer to join their team in Lausanne, Switzerland.

As a member of their team, you would be contributing to the development of their platform, a digital asset management solution for banks. Working closely with blockchain experts, software engineers and hardware manufacturers, your contribution would have a direct impact on the evolution of the cryptocurrency/fintech industry as we know it today.


Manage their cloud platform and the lifecycle of other existing service infrastructure

Implement best-in-class infrastructure to underpin the provision of their service

Implement best practices and improvements to their DevOps procedures and toolset

Streamline the release of their cloud packages

Automate tasks and redesign processes to increase efficiency

Monitor the deployment of services in testing and production environments

Collaborate with their security team to implement all requirements into their cloud infrastructure

Implement operational security for production environments (centralized log collection, monitoring tools, , …)

Set up and maintain permissions and access rights based on RBAC and the principle of least privilege

Deliver technical user documentation pertaining to relevant tools and services


Minimum 3 years’ hands-on experience managing cloud services/performing operational cloud security tasks

Strong knowledge of Azure Cloud and the K8S service

Experience in setting and/or maintaining cloud security operations in production

Implementation experience of infrastructure automation using Terraform, K8S operators or similar

Working knowledge of administering microservices (JVM, .NET) in production

Good understanding and troubleshooting skills on Linux (CentOS, Ubuntu) system administration and networking

PostgreSQL administration experience

Knowledge of monitoring and alerting systems

Experience in working with Gitlab would be an advantage

Quality oriented, able to self-manage and to deliver to their standards of excellence

Supportive of a growing team – happy to dig in when required.


A dynamic and fast-growing company, working together to tackle the most challenging problems at the intersection of distributed systems, cryptography, and finance.

They provide an entrepreneurial culture, where merit, contribution and teamwork are rewarded.

Their team is important to them, and they work hard to support both the personal and professional development of team members in a comfortable office environment (virus-permitting) and team-oriented atmosphere.

They understand that maintaining a good work-life balance is crucial to a healthy and happy workplace, that is why they provide flexible working policies for employees to fit their individual needs.

Join them to make your mark on the transformation of the financial services industry.