Is it in your DNA to make the world a little better, healthier and smarter every day? Do you not settle for less than the highest quality in development projects? Is the correct streamlining of processes one of your favorite tasks?  Do you like to be challenged to reduce output time? Are you able to convince your teams to always put quality first in a project and do you want to fulfill a key position in automation, deployment and operations of different systems? Join us at TOPIC!

“TOPIC is an open and multicultural company where everyone can find their passion.”  
Paulina Mibenge | Software Designer at TOPIC 

Your role as DevOps Engineer at TOPIC: 

As DevOps Engineer you will ensure that other developers can work with the latest state-of-the-art tools. To do this, you will verify and select the right tools and you will actively participate in delivering self-service and automation tools. You will make sure that the ''build & release'' pipelines of all development teams are running successfully. Your main goal will be to improve quality, reduce output time and remove waste.  

You will be working on the set-up or optimization of the infrastructure that is used in the CI/CD pipelines, exploiting virtualization and deployment automation. You will help teams use available resources in the most efficient way. You will pro-actively look for potential improvements and prepare them for evaluation by the team, and last but not least, you will deliver end-to-end monitoring and data analytics. 

As a driven, enthusiastic, and ambitious DevOps Engineer, you will be part of a team working on state-of-the-art projects and you have plenty of opportunities to make an impact and add value. Our projects are carried out at our inspiring office in Best or on-site at one of our high-tech customers.  At the moment we partially work remote. 

As DevOps Engineer at TOPIC:

  • you have a Master’s or Bachelor's degree in (applied) Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Embedded Systems, Physics and/or Mathematics; 
  • you are able to understand the needs of developers by having at least 5 years hands-on experience in software development (C#, C++ and/or Java) in the high-tech domain. You also have gained experience in DevOps activities (approach, vision and tools) and have been working in the Netherlands or EU for at least 1-2 years; 
  • you have worked with Continuous Integration (CI), Continuous Delivery (CD), Build Environments, Build Automation, Unit Testing, Release Testing, Tics and gained experience with CM systems (SVN, GIT) and the development of tooling for example Atlassian tool suite, BitBucket, Jira, Bamboo and Confluence; 
  • you are outgoing; an initiator and communicator on different levels. Excellent oral and written command of the English language is required for this role. 
  • CI/CD, Python, Git, Build environment optimisation
  • Location Eindhoven / Delft area

Our offer:

To carry out our interesting, innovative and challenging projects in ambitious work environments, TOPIC offers a full-time employment  with a contract for an  indefinite period. As an employee at TOPIC, you will receive excellent and individual coaching  to help you grow both on a personal and technical level. 

Being part of the TOPIC family, you will benefit from the expertise of more than 150 smart colleagues. The working atmosphere is informal, open and collegial with flexible working hours  and the option to (partially) work from home and 26 vacation days

We offer an  all-in competitive employee benefit package including: 

  • Gross salary
  • Net cost allowance
  • Mobility package 
  • Thirteenth month payment  
  • 8% holiday allowance

Our job structure model consists of several seniority levels ranging from Programmer to System Architect. Your position in the salary scale will be conform your previous experience and expertise. For this position, we are looking for a DevOps Engineer or Senior DevOps Engineer. The annual all-in benefit package will be between €42.000 and €64.000. 

Additionally, you will also receive an insurance package, a good pension scheme and a yearly study budget including paid training days. We offer a home office support package and TOPIC has a relocation assistance program in place for new employees.  

On top of this, you can benefit from extra's such as the use of our own gym and fresh fruit at your disposal every day. Our inspirational head office in Best is easily accessible and has excellent ICT facilities. 

Our organisation: 

TOPIC is committed every day to make the world a little better, smarter and healthier. For 25 years, customers have been trusting on TOPIC for the development of embedded systems that are essential for products manufactured by renowned high-tech companies around the world.  We are well known for the knowledge and expertise of our highly skilled engineers. We are able to maintain this by continuously investing in the development of our engineers: internal and external training courses with certifications, personalised meetups and knowledge sharing are part of this. Our projects involve edge to cloud solutions; from PCB design and FPGA to low level embedded software and application software for UI, Web, Mobile and cloud. 

Our consultancy services add expertise to a team on-site at our clients or offer them advice on a solution to an existing problem, a strategy or a process.  In-house projects (from design and development to production and market introduction) are carried out by our engineers at the TOPIC head office. TOPIC also offers Farm Out projects: a unique service in which a TOPIC team of engineers is engaged for a specific development project of a customer.  

Our range of TOPIC products consist of high-quality System-on-Modules that aim to accelerate product development and are scalable in performance and functionality.  

The quality of TOPIC's work and development processes is guaranteed and certified according to the ISO-13485, ISO/IEC-27001 and NEN-7510-1 standards. We are also proud to be a Premier Partner of Xilinx; technology leader in the field of System-on-Chips and FPGA's.

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