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Senior Cloud Automation Engineer


We at Varjo create hardware and software to fulfil our vision of immersive computing. Our virtual and mixed reality products are already transforming the way professionals work, create and experience reality. Join us to shape this together with us. 

We want to work with the best – we want You to join us. We are offering you an exciting position where you can see into and shape the future. 


Job description  

We are looking for a seasoned cloud automation engineer who will design, build and maintain automation for our hybrid test and integration environments in the cloud for Varjo services. You will bridge our on-premise environment with the cloud. You will help building and maintaining this bridge and build our test / integration environments in the cloud. You will be working closely with various engineering teams ranging from back-end development to computer vision teams building cloud enabled experiences. As a person you are passionate about building pipelines that help your peer engineers be productive, users to get access to quality cloud experiences fast and QA engineers to work on their tasks continuously and fluently. 

This is a full-time position located in Helsinki, Finland. We also support remote working from other cities in Finland. If you are coming from abroad, we will gladly support relocating to the capital of the world's happiest country. 



You design and code testing and deployment pipelines which bridge our on-premise and cloud environments. 

You are a cloud-native, you learned the tools of the trade through several years of working for cloud-based products. You know by heart how to configure and bring up AWS Windows instances. 

You will work with your continuous integration and developer colleagues to define what, how and when we automate to achieve a seamless developer experience. 

Seamless developer experience in our context means that whichever area our developers work in they can be confident that their fresh code works as intended both locally and in the cloud thanks to your pipelines. 

You ensure speed and robustness of these pipelines and support these pipelines be it on-premise or in the cloud. 


Mandatory requirements  


A minimum of 3 years of hands-on experience in designing and implementing test and deployment pipelines in a hybrid on-premise + cloud environment 

A minimum of 5 years of experience working with AWS 

Deep and hands-on knowledge of EC2 AMI’s, AWS python API’s, configuration and management tools 

Understanding networking (TCP/IP, DNS, TLS, HTTP/S, REST) in AWS context 

System administration and configuration knowledge and experience on both Windows and Linux 

Understanding of cloud architecture: scalability, reliability, isolation, IAM, etc. 

Experience managing CI/CD  pipelines 

We are fluent in Python and Groovy, we expect the same from you, same for Jenkins 

Track record of shipping products with a strong cloud component and being a key individual in the automation effort 



Exceptional can-do attitude 

Not afraid to roll up your sleeves to debug and fix issues in our software infrastructure farm, be it local or cloud 

Team player, ability to perform in cross-functional teams and to share knowledge with others 

Excellent communication skills in English 

Good sense of (dark) humor 


Nice to have: 

Automated deployment tooling knowledge such as Ansible, chef or puppet 

Azure and/or GCP experience 

Test automation experience with Robot framework 


We offer: 

The possibility to shape the future of computing by taking part in creating new state of the art products in virtual and mixed reality 

A startup culture with minimal bureaucracy and maximum opportunity for you to take charge of your work 

Awesome colleagues and team, work with the best, learn from the best 

The possibility to select the tools and methods you want to use to do your job effectively 

Competitive salary in the capital of the world's happiest country 

Premium employee medical coverage with life insurance and disability benefits 

Office located right in the middle of downtown Helsinki and the possibility to work remotely in Finland 


Get in touch

Ready to join? Apply now.

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These roles will be filled as soon as suitable candidates are found.

Candidates with a suitable combination of education, training and experience are encouraged to apply. Even if your profile is not a perfect match but you want to learn and grow, we would love to hear from you.