PT: Cloud and Operations Engineer

Are you the person that is thrilled by cloud-based infrastructures management and support? Then you might be the Cloud and Operations Engineer that we are looking for. 

For our office in Maia, Portugal, we are seeking a talented and motivated cloud and operations engineer to join our dynamic support and operations team. In this role, you will be responsible for implementing, and supporting cloud infrastructure solutions for our clients. You will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to ensure the successful deployment and ongoing management of cloud environments. Additionally, you will provide technical support to clients, addressing inquiries, troubleshooting issues, and optimizing performance. 

AET Europe uses cutting edge technology to create solutions for secure authentication, authorization and information exchange. Our solutions are used to provide digital trust for the government, healthcare sector and private companies all over the world. Currently AET Europe is expanding into new markets and therefore we are looking for new eager and enthusiastic team members. 

Your role within our team

As a cloud and operations engineer at AET Europe, your key responsibilities will include: 

  • Deploy, and manage cloud infrastructure (Azure) solutions based on client and project requirements.
  • Collaborate with clients and internal teams to understand project objectives and deliver optimal solutions.
  • Provide technical support to clients, addressing inquiries and resolving issues in a timely manner.
  • Monitor cloud environments, identify performance bottlenecks, and implement optimizations.
  • Implement security best practices to ensure the integrity and confidentiality of client data.
  • Document processes, configurations, and troubleshooting procedures.
  • Stay up-to-date with industry trends and emerging technologies in cloud computing 


Want to know more? See the profile below for further information.

Your profile

Preferred qualifications and experience:

  • A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in IT. 
  • Experience in managing cloud infrastructure solutions (e.g., AWS, Azure, Google Cloud). 
  • Strong understanding of networking concepts, security principles, and virtualization technologies. 
  • Familiarity with Linux and Windows server environments. 
  • Knowledge of SQL and scripting. 
  • Knowledge of monitoring tools like Prometheus, Grafana and Kibana.  
  • Relevant certifications (e.g. Azure Administrator) are a plus. 
  • Experience with containerization technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes are a plus. 
  • Experience in deploying microservices using Kustomize is a plus. 


Soft Skills

  • Strong analytical skills and technical understanding. 
  • Excellent communication skills in English, written and verbal. 
  • The ability to work in a team. 
  • Strong security awareness. 
  • Listening and providing constructive feedback and advice. 

What we offer

  • Competitive salary based on experience (food subsidy included)
  • Professional stability within a dynamic team
  • Hybrid position – the flexibility to work from home and at the office
  • Health insurance plan for associates and their families
  • Company mobile phone and communication plan
  • 26 vacation days 

Working at AET Europe

Our company consists of close to 65 employees, divided over four countries. As a team we work together to make a success of our state-of-the-art trust solutions. The international character of our company is reflected in our staff, with specialists operating out of several European countries. We cherish an open and informal culture, where everybody is stimulated to get the best out of him or herself. We are all part of a high performance team and hugely appreciate people bringing their own ideas and make them happen. 

In the context of the integrity and reliability of our staff and sensitivity and confidentiality of our solutions and services, we may conduct a security screening during the application process. Therefore, we are looking for candidates with a nationality from a country belonging to the EUROPEAN UNION (EU).

We look forward to meet you!

Are you interested in this opportunity and feel that you have the relevant skills, qualifications and experience? Please send your letter – WRITTEN IN ENGLISH – and your resume to Also for questions about the procedure or benefits (are market-based).

Need more info?

Want to know more about this job? Do not hesitate to give us a call on +351 22 495 0519 and ask for Miguel Martins.