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Cloud Engineer


Rotterdam, NL, 3013 AL

Req ID:  83636
Facility:  Rotterdamnn-548
Department:  Data Platform
Division:  Innovation

We are seeking a motivated Cloud Engineer to join our dynamic team and play a key role in shaping and optimizing our data infrastructure. Are you a skilled and innovative Cloud Engineer looking to play a pivotal role in shaping the future of our organization? Welcome to LyondellBasell...

This is Lyondellbasell

As a leader in the global chemical industry, LyondellBasell strives every day to be the safest, best operated and most valued company in our industry. The company’s products, materials and technologies are advancing sustainable solutions for food safety, access to clean water, healthcare and fuel efficiency in more than 100 international markets. LyondellBasell places high priority on diversity, equity and inclusion and is Advancing Good with an emphasis on our planet, the communities where we operate and our future workforce. The company takes great pride in its world-class technology and customer focus. LyondellBasell has stepped up its circularity and climate ambitions and actions to address the global challenges of plastic waste and decarbonization. For more information, please visit or follow @LyondellBasell on LinkedIn.

This is the role

As a Data Platform Engineer, you hold a crucial role at the intersection of LyondellBasell's transformative vision as "The Chemical Company of the Future" and its commitment to being an industry leader in Sustainability and Customer Experience. Your expertise contributes to the foundation of the Digital Enterprise, built upon three essential pillars: a modern and extensible technology architecture, an ERP backbone supporting new business models, and a team of talented technologists empowered to innovate and create cutting-edge solutions and digital products. You are responsible for building and supporting a modern, scalable, and secure data platform that drives business intelligence, data science, and analytics. Your contributions empower users across the organization with valuable insights, fostering data-driven decision-making and innovation.



  • Deployment, configuration, support and maintenance of cloud resources on the data platform to support data and analytics at scale and the delivery of data products and services;
  • Ensure availability, performance and scalability of the data platform;
  • Help drive automation of platform and self-service for data consumers;
  • Work with multiple teams both inside and outside the Data & Analytics CoE, such as the Data Engineers, Product teams, Enterprise Architecture team, Cyber Security etc. in implementing end-to-end solutions on the data platform;
  • Work with Cyber Security team to ensure data platform adheres to security standards;
  • Implement recommendations for performance, cost, compliance, security etc;
  • Contribute to the evaluation of new technologies, vendor products and services;
  • Implement data protection options, including HA and DR protection in Azure;
  • Configure monitoring and alerting for both availability and performance of the data platform;
  • Provide input to report on metrics associated with the performance and availability of data platform services and products.

This is who you are

You are a certified expert in the Microsoft Azure Cloud Platform at both Administrator and Architect levels. With practical experience in implementing and managing Azure PaaS services, such as Azure SQL and Azure Kubernetes Service, you deliver seamless solutions for organizations. You also possess skills in Reporting and Analytics tools, Agile methodologies, CI/CD tools, and data integration. Your broad knowledge extends to other cloud hosting solutions and network concepts. Your passion lies in creating innovative and valuable solutions that propel organizations forward and contribute to their growth and success.

This is what you bring

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or equivalent experience in a relevant field;
  • 10+ years of relevant work experience in the IT industry;
  • 3+ years of experience designing, deploying and configuring Azure services;
  • 3+ years of experience supporting cloud environments including IaaS and PaaS;
  • 3+ years of experience working with operating systems like UNIX, Linux and Windows server;
  • Hands on experience using the Azure administration portal and Azure CLI;
  • Proficiency with PowerShell, Python or other scripting languages;
  • Experience in writing SQL queries and Stored Procedures;
  • Knowledge of the Microsoft Enterprise software products and services;
  • Understanding of data flows, data architecture, ETL and processing of structured and unstructured data;
  • Familiarity with database methodologies and various relational and NoSQL database technologies;
  • Experience in resolving issues with Azure resources;
  • Knowledge of DevOps and Agile concepts & development principles including continuous integration & continuous delivery (CI/CD).

This is what we offer

We offer an environment where we encourage personal and professional growth and where you will be rewarded for your performance and results. You will have the possibility to work with specialist on all fields to develop innovative solutions and to extend your national and international network. In addition, we offer you a competitive salary package. The Company's Global Remote Work Policy allows eligible employees the option to work up to three days a week from home. LyondellBasell is committed to advancing diversity, equity & inclusion (DEI) to ensure a positive experience for all employees.


Please feel free to contact our Senior Corporate Recruiter at james.smeets @ for more details. 

Would you like to apply? Just send us your motivation and resume via the application button. The recruitment process starts with an initial phone screening followed by two/three business interviews before proceeding to a possible job offer and a background check will be part of the process.

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