Senior Software Engineer, Cloud Engineering (Remote)

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Senior Software Engineer, Cloud Engineering (Remote)

  • Remote, Greece
  • Patras, Achaia, 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:


In October 2021, Citrix announced a major partnership with Google to enable distributed work environments that require fast, simplified, and secure access to applications and workspaces from virtually anywhere. 

Citrix will be launching a new Desktops-as-a-Service (DaaS) offering on Google Cloud and as part of this joint development effort, Citrix will build a fleet of cloud services starting with a Citrix purpose-built control plane that will enable desktops hosted on Google Cloud to deliver any application to any end point device. 

We are looking to appoint a senior software engineer to be part of the incredible DaaS development team in our Cloud Engineering group based in Greece. The team has a great mix of backend developers and site reliability engineers, and we believe you will be a powerful addition to the team as we develop distributed cloud native applications on Google Cloud. 


  • Work with architects, product owners and other engineers to design, develop and release cloud-native services on Google Cloud infrastructure. 

  • Adopt and institute methodical coding standards (e.g., design & code reviews, logging, code instrumentation, static & dynamic code analysis, code coverage, unit, integration tests) within the team. 

  • Develop knowledge and enhance skills on secure software development, cloud native architecture and continuous releases. 

  • Embrace agile development frameworks like SAFe. 

What do you need to be successful in this role? 

  • A passion for building secure, scalable infrastructure & cloud services on either Google Cloud, AWS, or Microsoft Azure. 

  • Previous experience in applying micro-services & cloud design patterns to build platform services and cloud-native services on Google Cloud, Microsoft Azure or Amazon Web Services. 

  • Demonstrated experience in coding in one of the following technologies: Python, Go, or, C#/.NET on Google Cloud, Microsoft Azure, or Amazon Web Services, preferably with PaaS (platform as a service) or serverless architecture.  

  • Proven experience in object-oriented or functional programming, high-level & low-level design, secure coding & threat modeling.  

  • Previous experience in troubleshooting of infrastructure and micro-services production incidents with the above software stack.  

  • Knowledge of industry standard technologies for Orchestration (Docker, Kubernetes, etc.), CI/CD (Jenkins, TeamCity, Spinnaker), IaaC (Ansible, Terraform, etc.), Logging (Splunk, Datadog, etc.) and APM/Monitoring (Grafana, ELK, New Relic, etc.) technologies. 

General skills and qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering, Information Technology or equivalent experience.

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities.  

  • Ability to work well in demanding environments and collaborate effectively with a wide range of people across multiple geographies & cultures. 

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English language & grammar for editing and proofreading of technical documents. 

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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