Senior Cloud Engineer - M/F


Our Cloud Professional Services team supports our customers & partners, and provides consultative, architectural, engineering support during their journey to the cloud.

The Team is composed of Senior Cloud Engineers & Architects, with long experience of migrations to the Cloud, and with an excellent background in VMWare, Openstack, Kubernetes, Docker, infrastructure, network and automation.

The Senior Cloud Engineer plays a critical role on the team to simplify our customer's life during their migration to OVHcloud, and to drive the adoption of our services.


  • Customer facing role, lead technical workshops, provide implementation guidance/assistance when needed
  • Help customers to migrate to OVHcloud, define strategies & technical paths of migration
  • Manage short or long projects of migrations, upgrade, infrastructure audits
  • Technical on boarding of partners and customers on OVHcloud offers
  • Analyze customer needs, and deliver statement of work with estimated workload, detailed project scope
  • Manage complex customer issues when escalated, that can be related to virtualization, networking, security, load balancing…
  • Ensure that projects are implemented meeting customer expectations, managing communication plan, risks, delivery times



  • Engineering Background with significant experience in Support & projects : architecture, migrations
  • Troubleshooting skills and ability to understand complex relationships between components of multi-tiered applications
  • Past experience in building, industrializing and running large highly-available infrastructures in the cloud on multiple regions
  • Experience in a customer-facing role in a cloud environment
  • Hands-on experience in virtualization, compute, storage, networking, load balancing, security (inc. firewalling, VPN), business continuity solutions, and enterprise applications
  • Experience in one of those 2 areas :
    • VMware's technology stack
    • Opensource, Linux, Nutanix…
  • Experience in Infra as Code / Automation, scripting. One of the following languages : Python, Terraform, Ansible, …
  • Strong customer facing and relationship building skills
  • Communication is an important part of the role : excellent verbal and writing skills are required
  • Fluent in English to engage on projects in international environment

Preferred qualifications :

  • Experience with Linux/Unix/Windows OS system administration, configuration, troubleshooting, performance tuning, security and Patching
  • Good knowledge of solutions of Public Cloud Providers is a plus
  • Ability to see and present "the big picture" and position our services
  • Ability to uncover business challenges and develop a custom solution to solve those challenges
  • you like to learn new tools and languages
  • Experience in Project management (Agile, PMI or Prince 2 methodology is a plus)



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