Platform Engineer - Logfile Management (Temporary)

IT & Technology
English and Swedish, German and English, Polish and English, English and Dutch, English

For a big telecom company in Amsterdam, we are looking for a skilled Platform Engineer!
In this role, you'll lead Logfile Management initiatives within the company's Data Services Hub, focusing on ensuring the reliability and performance of the products and services.

  • Innovate and maintain scalable, high-performance solutions, with a focus on processing large data volumes efficiently.

  • Take ownership of platform lifecycle management, from initial design to ongoing operational support.

  • Develop and optimize operational processes, utilizing your expertise in logging/monitoring solutions to enhance platform reliability and efficiency.

  • Engage with streaming technologies, including Kafka, and integrate principles like Data Mesh to optimize data architecture in conjunction with Logstash and Grafana Loki.

  • Collaborate and share knowledge within the team, supporting both internal and external stakeholders with a spirit of cooperation and mutual growth.

  • Lead and mentor, fostering a culture of learning and development among colleagues and customers, encouraging diversity of thought and approach.

A great fulltime (40 hours) assignment in Amsterdam, hybrid working is possible. For zzp the hourly rate is between 80-85 Euro per hour. There's also the possibility of a flex contract via us, in which case an attractive salary applies.

How we'll proceed. Within four working days we will let you know if you qualify for the position. We will schedule an introductory interview, either digitally or in-person. During this interview we will inform you as fully as possible about the vacancy, the company and the following steps in the procedure. After consulting with you, we will introduce you to our client and then continue to guide you through the application process. The Independent Recruiters Group has a large team of specialized recruiters. Each recruiter has a strong focus on their own area of expertise. This makes them the ideal sparring partner for both the candidate and the client.


* Proficiency in Logstash and Grafana Loki, with experience in building resilient, scalable solutions for logging and monitoring.
* Demonstrated expertise in handling high-volume data processing with precision, specifically within Logstash and Grafana Loki environments.
* Strong understanding of streaming technologies, especially Kafka, and familiarity with data architecture concepts like Data Mesh.
* Experience in developing and refining operational processes within a DevOps framework.
* Fluent in English, Dutch is a big plus;

About the company:

We're looking for individuals with a strong affinity for logging/monitoring solutions, and who is passionate about security with a keen focus on Security Information and Event Management (SIEM). This position supports a product that operates on a 24/7 basis, ensuring maximum reliability and performance for users.