Junior Cloud and Infrastructure Engineer (September 2024)

Microsoft, cloud & infrastructure, no experience, consultant

We are accepting applications for openings in September 2024.

“My current and past projects involve the development of customers’ network infrastructures on Azure, including hub-spoke architecture, virtual WAN (VWAN), network virtual appliances (NVA), virtual private network (VPN) tunnels, and Azure Virtual Desktop (AVD). As an Azure DevOps engineer, I automate the set-up and management of the customer's cloud environment via infrastructure-as-code. Our end goal is to make everything more convenient, faster, and easier for the client.” — Sofia Valles 

As a Junior Cloud & Infrastructure Engineer, you’ll take on the role of technical consultant, meaning that you’ll be supporting our projects from start to finish, from analysis to implementation and support.  

But there’s more: the consultancy element means that you’ll collaborate closely with our customers. You’ll learn to understand their needs and come up with customized technological solutions that work for their business. 

Prepare yourself for an interesting journey, working on exciting projects for a broad range of companies and industries! This has multiple benefits, including a steep learning curve and the opportunity to work with innovative technologies.  

We have defined several key competencies in our team, and are looking for junior engineers in these areas. Each of these competencies is quite different

Our specializations

 Perhaps you’ll recognize yourself in one of these:  

  • As a Security Consultant you’ll be involved in a variety of technologies and types of customer engagement, where your role will be to ensure we deliver a secure solution. Moreover you’ll be involved in the review and improvement of existing platforms and applications. Last but not least, you’ll be involved in the implementation of security products to monitor our customers’ security estate.  
  • Or you are ambitious and eager to take on a varied range of projects on which you’ll either migrate existing infrastructures toward, or build new cloud-native applications on top of, Microsoft Azure. As a Microsoft Azure Consultant you’ll employ a DevOps methodology, focusing on reusability and automation. You are keen on growing and diversifying your DevOps engineering skills. 
  • What about the Microsoft365 Consultant role? In this role you’ll typically operate in the digital workplace context of our clients. You’ll help them to become more efficient in their day-to-day operations by allowing them to work from anywhere at any time on any device. You’ll consolidate and split workplace environments following mergers and acquisitions.  
  • When you hear the word “networking”, you immediately start thinking of routers, firewalls, and switches. But as we’re working more and more in the cloud, you’ll be expanding your Azure knowledge as well. As a Network Consultant, your focus will be on connecting people, applications, and edge devices. Without decent connectivity these cannot talk to each other. You’ll be involved in designing, building, and maintaining the proper network connectivity between all these elements.  
  • Finally . . . behind every client SAP system that runs smoothly, there’s a substantial amount of work behind the scenes — and the screens. In fact, that’s the main mission of this team: making sure that there are solid foundations from the very beginning. As an SAP Basis Consultant, you’ll set the bar high, ensuring continuity of our services by delivering structured assistance. One of our key priorities is providing clients with support, before, during, and after an SAP implementation. As a true sherpa, you’ll guide our SAP customers on the journey to the cloud with the cloud ERP (SAP RISE) and the developer platform SAP BTP

more info about this job?

Isabel Bergsma

What team will you be part of?

In an ideal world, every company’s IT infrastructure should reflect its business requirements. To keep up with rapid changes, the company should be able to adapt its infrastructure to every new situation in a flexible way. That’s why our Core Meets Cloud team exists. We set up and maintain the cloud platform/infrastructure, so developers can focus on development. Of course, this includes ensuring a productive and secure workplace for our customers. We embrace both Microsoft (Azure) and SAP technologies for designing, implementing, and managing our solutions. Depending on your interest, you’ll join one of our specialized sub teams in testing, networking, security, SAP BC, Azure engineering, etc. 

We work where we work best, when we work best. delaware has its offices in Antwerp, Ghent, Kortrijk, Liège, Lummen, and Wavre, but as a consultant, you’ll sometimes find yourself on-site with our customers as well. We offer flexible hours, and we’ll find the perfect balance together.

Prepare to launch your career like a rocket! At delaware, you’ll enjoy an attractive salary package and you’ll be part of one of the most exciting workplaces in Belgium and beyond. We’ll provide you with thorough training and onboarding and will invest in your growth every single day. If you’re motivated, the sky really is the limit. 

Are we a match?

First of all, it’s important to know that we employ all kinds of people and profiles at delaware. Don’t worry if you can’t meet all our requirements. If you can meet some of them, then we want to hear from you and learn all about your skills, talents, and motivation. 

So, if you . . .

  • Are a student who’s in their final year or a young professional with one or two years of experience
  • Have the right skills in system and network engineering and are willing to expand that knowledge with new technologies
  • Have an instinct for consultancy: you’re open to developing the necessary communication skills to connect with and guide business stakeholders and clients
  • Speak English fluently, preferably in combination with Dutch or French 
  • Have a driver’s license, to get wherever you need to be
  • Are motivated to learn and eager to take on new challenges

. . . then you’re the Junior Cloud & Infrastructure Engineer we need!

Let's chat!

Come and have a chat with us and tell us all about your skills, talents, and previous experience. If you’re interested in multiple vacancies, we’ll keep the conversation open so you can consider all options.

Are you keen to help us grow and contribute to delaware’s story? Feel free to connect with us if you have any questions whatsoever. Already convinced? Click the Apply Now button below, and hopefully we’ll get to meet each other soon!

delaware is committed to creating an inclusive work environment that empowers all our people. A diverse workforce is the best guarantee of success for our employees, our customers, and our partners. 


recruitment process

related stories

And the winner of the She Goes ICT Inclusive Tech Award 2024 is...

Lissah Blommaert! At delaware, she doesn't only show commitment in her role as SAP CX (customer experience) manager but she also pulls her weight on topics like diversity, equity and inclusivity (DEI). As a valued member of the DEI  team, she not only inspires #peopleofdelaware but also encourages customers and stakeholders to establish a welcoming and inclusive environment. read more

#InspireInclusion: on International Women's Day and every day

Empowerment knows no boundaries, just like inclusion and diversity because at delaware we believe that diversity fosters creativity and innovation. It's a process that evolves and improves continuously. At delaware we have a clear vision and mission towards a more inclusive and diverse (leadership) team. 
We hear you wondering what that means. Motivated by International Women's Day and its theme #InspireInclusion, we thought the time was right to ask four of our partners how they experience leadership and diversity at delaware.  
  read more

Management Consulting: our fastest-growing solution

We sat down with some members of the delaware management consulting team to get the inside scoop on what it is like to be part of delaware’s fastest-growing solution of the year. 
Spoiler alert: as a management consultant, no two days are alike. With customers from different industries and diverse projects, each day brings new challenges and opportunities. read more

Join our senior Microsoft ERP training program!

Interested in leaping towards a next step as Microsoft ERP consultant, but not sure where to start? At delaware we want to give experienced people the opportunity to make that switch by entering a dedicated training program and gaining the necessary hard and soft skills a seasoned D365 Finance & Operations consultant needs.   read more

perks of the job