Bulgaria Remote

Middle DevOps Engineer (Azure)



Ciklum is looking for a Middle DevOps Engineer (Azure) to join our team full-time in Bulgaria.

We are a custom product engineering company that supports both multinational organizations and scaling startups to solve their most complex business challenges. With a global team of over 4,000 highly skilled developers, consultants, analysts and product owners, we engineer technology that redefines industries and shapes the way people live.

About the role

As a Middle DevOps Engineer (Azure), become a part of a cross-functional development team engineering experiences of tomorrow.


  • Open and willing to learn from colleagues and share the knowledge and experience
  • Work in human size intercultural team with various opportunities for everyone
  • Be a member of highly professional mixed skills team
  • Identify improvements in the development process
  • Take part in developing the DevOps culture
  • Help the team to build a stable system, more reliable releases with shorter time to Production
  • Look for new possibilities within current and new technologies
  • Work with latest development tools: IntelliJ Idea, BitBucket (GitFlow), Bamboo, Jira, Confluence etc.
  • Develop, maintain, and Document CD / CI pipelines
  • Keep up with the latest technologies and trends
  • Orchestrate & Monitor production applications


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field or equivalent work experience
  • 3+ years of experience in a DevOps engineering role
  • 2+ years of in-depth experience working with Azure
  • Experience with Azure DevOps tools (Pipelines, Repos, Boards)
  • Proven ability to troubleshoot complex infrastructure and application issues
  • Strong understanding of DevOps principles and best practices
  • Be able to configure a development environment which can be easily replicated using Terraform
  • Azure certifications (e.g. Azure Administrator Associate) are highly valued

Hard skills:

  • Cloud: Strong understanding of a wide range of Azure services (VMs, App Service, Storage, Functions, Kubernetes Service)
  • Infrastructure as Code (IaC): Strong proficiency with Terraform and Ansible
  • Scripting and Automation: Expertise in Powershell, Bash, or other scripting languages for complex automation tasks
  • Containerization and Orchestration: Solid understanding of Docker, Kubernetes (AKS is a plus), and container orchestration concepts
  • Networking: Advanced understanding of networking concepts within Azure
  • Security: Experience with Azure security services, threat modeling, and security best practices
  • CICD: Knowledge and understanding of CI / CD workflow (Jenkins, BitBucket, Bamboo)
  • Linux proficiency: RedHat, AlmaLinux, Centos
  • Experience in application clustering / load balancing concepts and technologies

Personal skills

  • Communication (Upper-Intermediate English, fully proficient, structured comms (why, what, how) and on point (brief, yet specific), no buzzword bingo, actionable)
  • Analytical thinking (quickly understand architectures, endeavors, etc. and being able to ask the right questions to get to the relevant security aspects of it)
  • Reasoning (being able to communicate why something is needed, what's in it for the stakeholder, what's in it for Project, etc.)
  • Security Measures (know different security measures for common security challenges with pros and cons and how to implement them)

What's in it for you

  • Care: your health is our priority. We ensure comprehensive company-paid medical insurance, Multisport cards, as well as financial and legal consultations
  • Tailored education path: boost your skills and knowledge with our regular internal events (meetups, conferences, workshops), Udemy license, language courses and company-paid certifications
  • Growth environment: share your experience and level up your expertise with a community of skilled professionals, locally and globally
  • Flexibility: Own your schedule – you are the one to decide when to start your working day. Just dont miss your regular team stand-up
  • Opportunities: we value our specialists and always find the best options for them. Our Internal Mobility Program helps change a project if needed to help you grow, excel professionally and fulfill your potential
  • Global impact: work on large-scale projects that redefine industries with international and fast-growing clients
  • Welcoming environment: feel empowered with a friendly team, open-door policy, informal atmosphere within the company and regular team-building events

About us:

Ciklum entered Bulgaria in 2022 to expand its presence in Eastern Europe. We are ready to welcome bright talents. 
Be a part of a big story created right now. Let’s grow our delivery center in Bulgaria together! Boost your skills and knowledge: create and innovate with like-minded professionals—all of that within a global company with a local spirit and start-up soul.

Be bold, not bored!

Experiences of tomorrow. Engineered together

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We would love to get to know you! Submit your application. Can’t wait to see you at Ciklum.


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