Automation Engineer - Service Provider | Hamilton Barnes

Automation Engineer - Service Provider

  • €70,000
  • Madrid/Malaga
  • Permanent
  • Enterprise
  • Network Automation

Are you ready to take your career in Automation Engineering to the next level?

You'll have the opportunity to join a dynamic Automation Development Services team as an Automation Engineer, working with the latest in Cloud Native development, CI/CD, Infrastructure as Code, Containers, and Kubernetes. 

This role offers a competitive salary of €70,000 and an array of exciting benefits, including the flexibility to work from beautiful Malaga or vibrant Madrid for two days a week.

Your journey as an Automation Engineer will be filled with opportunities:

  1. You'll contribute to building and maintaining the 'Platform as a Service platform' toolset alongside the Automation team, collaborating closely with Software Engineers, SRE, Security, and Architecture to optimise automation, application deployment, reliability, and security.
  2. You'll play a vital role in creating solutions that enhance the experience of developer and infrastructure teams, introducing new features through a self-service platform that utilizes both containers and traditional virtual machines.
  3. You'll be a problem-solver, supporting and troubleshooting platforms, including CI/CD, Infrastructure as Code solutions, Configuration Management tools, and Kubernetes clusters.

If you're interested in this opportunity, apply here!


  • Contribute, build and maintain the ‘Platform as a Service platform’ toolset alongside the Automation team
  • Collaborate closely with Software Engineers, SRE, Security and Architecture to optimize automation, application deployment, reliability and security
  • Support the creation of solutions that enhance the developer and infrastructure teams experience introducing new features through a self-service platform using both containers and traditional virtual machine
  • Support and troubleshoot platforms as CI/CD, Infrastructure as Code solutions, Configuration Management tools and Kubernetes clusters

Experience & Skills 

  • Extensive experience as a DevOps Engineer and/or Platform Engineer in Cloud Native development practices
  • Infrastructure as Code (Terraform)
  • CI/CD (GitHub Workflows, Argo Workflows, ArgoCD, Jenkins)
  • Kubernetes (both managed and on-prem)
  • Containers (Docker, Buildkit, Podman, Buildah)
  • Configuration Management tools (Ansible, Puppet)
  • Helm Charts
  • Some exposure to private and public cloud providers
  • Development languages
  • Logging and Monitoring platforms (Splunk, ELK, Fluentd, Prometheus, Grafana)

Salary Details  

  • €70k basic 
  • Hybrid working 2 days in Malaga or Madrid 
  • Corporate pension plan
  • Free health insurance for the whole family
  • Free English and Spanish language classes
  • Free psychotherapy sessions
  • Gym membership subsidy
  • Annual salary reviews
  • Life insurance
  • Fun socials – from weekly happy hour drinks to big seasonal events
  • Free breakfast, snacks and drinks in the office
Matthew Ayres Head of Cloud Security

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