Senior Infrastructure Cloud-Ops Engineer (Remote Greece)

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Senior Infrastructure Cloud-Ops Engineer (Remote Greece)

  • Remote, Greece
  • Patras, Achaia, Greece
  • Maroussi - Athens, Attiki, Greece
  • Full_time

Citrix builds the secure digital workspace technology that frees 400,000 customers to do their very best work from anywhere. By joining our award-winning workplace, you’ll be included in the globally diverse, collaborative team that values work-life balance. Come see why Fortune named us one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For®. Let’s innovate and grow together!

What we're looking for:

Position Summary:

Citrix is rapidly developing and expanding its portfolio of large-scale cloud services across all product lines, including app/desktop virtualisation, networking, and content collaboration. These services must deliver enterprise-grade performance, reliability, and integration while leveraging consumer internet economies of scale in multiple clouds (and in hybrid scenarios that reach behind the enterprise firewall). This requires excellent architecture and Dev-Ops processes in software development, operations, and site reliability engineering.

This opportunity is within the Application Delivery & Security organisation, which builds the world's highest performing and secure Application Delivery Services/Products. In this role, you will work within a team of software engineers on themes and components of medium to high complexity in our Cloud Application delivery services.

As a Senior Infrastructure and Cloud Operations Engineer you will be responsible for the design, development, validation, deployment, sustenance of infrastructure, pipelines, and features on our cloud services. You will work with Developers, Architects, Product Managers, and other key stakeholders, to design and implement functionality critical to our business success.

Responsibilities:

  • Interact with PMs, Product Owners, Architects to clarify objectives and requirements

  • Performing technical work, applying modern software development methodologies

  • Drive design and development; perform code reviews; implement automated unit tests; debug and integrate code

  • Drive infrastructure design & development, with IaC principles; define and automate CI/CD pipelines; define and continuously evolve infrastructure life-cycle management processes and automation

  • Collect, prioritise, analyse cloud infrastructure requirements across multiple stakeholders and teams, leverage Citrix Cloud expertise and patterns, synthesise best of breed infrastructure designs

  • Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to define, design, and ship new features

  • Follow agile methodologies and adhere to development best practices like test driven development, code reviews as well as relevant documentation of implemented features and implementation and testing of high performance, resilient and secure cloud services, and tools

  • Communicating technical issues; assisting with technical specification documentation and review

  • Coordinating own development activities and engaging in continuous learning both on the job and through technical training to enhance technical expertise

Qualifications and Requirements:

The position requires a Software Engineer professional with 3+ years of related work experience in Infrastructure and Cloud Operations; or a holder of an MSc or higher degree in Computer Science (or related discipline) with a specialisation directly relevant to our product lines.

Essential requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related field; equivalent experience may be substituted for formal education.

  • Knowledge of source-control management concepts and tools

  • Be familiar with one or more cloud providers (AWS, Azure, GCP) or in large-scale SaaS on any platform.

  • Have a wide range of knowledge areas, including some of the following:

    • Health – Have a solid understanding of the MELT concepts and why observability is so critical in cloud systems.

    • Application Hosting – Identify the advantages of the various patterns to host applications (Kubernetes, Docker, FaaS) and have the theoretical background on when to leverage each pattern.

    • Security – Understand how critical security is and how to apply security and connectivity between, into, and out of cloud services.

    • Delivery – Is familiar with the concepts that are related to delivery of cloud native applications and resources and has the knowledge how to do this reliably and without downtime.

    • Databases – Have a good understanding of the different database types and libraries and when to leverage each type.

  • Provide common solutions to multiple teams by identifying and addressing patterns in infrastructure and applications.

  • Promote and contribute to best practices in library usage.

  • Work with your team and other development teams to contribute to the development of scalable, robust systems using cloud native architecture principles.

  • Have exposure to systems or applications at scale.

  • Experience developing high quality software, following agile methodologies.

Desirable attributes

  • Experience in automated testing, CI/CD concepts and methodologies.

  • Development experience with Cloud applications/services.

  • Knowledge of REST API development and 3rd party integration.

  • Exposure to systems or applications at scale.

Functional Area:

Cloud Ops


What you’re looking for:

Everyone is welcome at Citrix. We prioritize diversity, equity, inclusion, and a culture of belonging, and celebrate bringing our courageous, authentic selves to work. We believe this way of working helps us innovate, and it’s just one of the reasons why our employees continuously recognize Citrix as a great place to work.

Citrix helps make work more sustainable to benefit the planet, our business, and our communities. For more than 30 years, we have empowered individuals and organizations to work remotely or work from anywhere, reducing commuting emissions and energy consumption in the process. 

We are the #1 leader in Virtual Client Computing (VCC) and #2 in the Application Delivery Controller (ADC) space, and we have key partnerships with top cloud providers. We’ll give you the tools, learning opportunities, mentorship, and flexibility to achieve your goals. Come see why you belong at Citrix, with our culture supporting purposeful innovation and growth from within. 

The Benefits

We offer a competitive total rewards package* that includes:

  • 18 weeks of paid parental leave
  • Health and wellness benefits
  • Employee assistance program
  • Retirement benefits
  • Time off and absence programs
  • Professional development and mentorship opportunities
  • Paid volunteer time and charitable matching of employee donations
  • Employee resource groups
  • And more!

**Please note that benefits may vary based on location.


Citrix Systems, Inc. is firmly committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and to compliance with all federal, state and local laws that prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of age, race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship, religion, genetic carrier status, disability, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, marital status, protected veteran status and other protected classifications.

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Citrix welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Reasonable accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the job application process, please contact us at (877) 924-8749 or email us at ASKHR@citrix.com for assistance.

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