DB Schenker

Cloud Consultant (*)

DB Schenker

Dec 9th, 2022
In a globalized world, we believe there is more to transportation and logistics than just moving goods from point A to point B. The key to our success? We enjoy being part of something larger than ourselves by advancing our customers, people, and the lives of everyone around us. Together we are working to achieve dreams — this keeps us moving every day.

Our company DNA is driven by our purpose and lived values. We advance businesses and lives by shaping the way our world connects.

Attracting, engaging, retaining, and inspiring the right talents are keys to our success. We are offering a great place to work which welcomes diversity with people from different backgrounds, perspectives, and skills.

Our winning team is full of energy to demonstrate professional optimism and the willingness to go the extra mile every day.

We are looking for people like you who want to drive our goals and live our culture. In short: Ambitious talents with the desire to constantly challenge the status quo. Check our current opportunities and become part of our awesome team.
Schenker AG
45128 Essen, Germany

At DB Schenker, you are part of a global logistics network that connects the world. A network that allows you to shape your career by encouraging you to contribute and truly make a difference. With more than 76,000 colleagues worldwide, we welcome diversity and thrive on individual backgrounds, perspectives and skills. Together as one team, we are Here to move.

The Cloud Consultant within the business unit “Global Infrastructure Services” is responsible for supporting DB Schenker’s Global Cloud projects and activities building our modern multi-hybrid-cloud platform
This role significantly contributes to the DB Schenker Cloud Journey by driving and supporting the onboarding activities of existing and new workloads to the Schenker Cloud Platform. Furthermore, this person will be part of the extended Cloud Services Team – evangelizing and training existing and new staff in a global environment in new ways of working

Your tasks:
  • Act as entrepreneur towards DB Schenker teams and internal customers
  • Supports the transition/implementation of global application environments to the Schenker multi-hybrid-cloud
  • Develop and deliver Solution-Designs for cloud- and non-cloud-based infrastructure components in alignment with IT architecture
  • Develop and implement new cloud services for the benefits of the Schenker customers
  • Ensure alignment and propose improvements to monitoring, capacity, performance and availability of system components & services
  • Create and maintain the global platform strategies to avoid risks. Additionally, ensure high system integrity and security of all delivered infrastructures and services. Contribute to planning and implementation of fail-over and disaster recovery tests
  • Design and develop automated processes (infrastructure as code) for deploying and maintaining components in Schenker Cloud and Non-Cloud platforms using DevOps principles and tools.

Your profile:
  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • Several years of experience in IT related industries
  • Multiple years of experience with enterprise grade cloud computing and orchestration (based on Azure/AWS or comparable)
  • Profound experience in consulting and collaboration of application teams (DevOps mindset) during migrations and/or new deployment of infrastructures for applications in global environments
  • Solid experience in applying Infrastructure as Code (IaC); preferred applied tool knowledge in IaC and CI-CD-Tooling (Terraform, CHEF, GIT, Jenkins or comparable)
  • Minimum basic knowledge of ITIL processes
  • Knowledge of IT security regulations and standards
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively across diverse global organizations, groups and functions
  • Flexible and agile thinking able to operate in changing environments.
  • Willingness for occasional national and international travel
  • Fluent Business English (written and spoken)

If you require alternative methods of application or screening, you must approach DB Schenker directly to request this, as we're not responsible for the employer's application process.

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