Cloud Hosting Specialist

We’re Global IT Center – IT in-house department for HeidelbergCement Group – one of the worldwide leaders in building materials industry. Our vision is to become first Industrial Technology company in our sector.

Delivering top IT services from Brno with high expertise in IT Infrastructure and Operations, we’ve grown into reliable partner in Software Engineering, Data Science, SAP BI and Application support.

Since 2008 we have transformed our 6 datacenters to hybrid cloud model (3 physical and 3 virtual). With 6 000 servers we provide IT services to 35 000 users – employees of HeidelbergCement group in 61 countries.

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  • Required languages:

    English (C1)
  • For graduates:

I'm interested


Meet our team

We’re building a team to support and develop the newest technology area – cloud. We’re part of IT operations teams to solve the coming tasks. But it is us who are responsible for development and standardization of cloud services across 5 continents. Mostly we develop solutions based on cloud services, we automate and reorganize our structure a lot. We take the requirements from countries of HeidelbergCement group, so communication is our daily task too. Usually, it is about deploying combination of IaaS and PaaS to Azure.

Technology Stack

GitLab Enterprise DevOps platform including usage of CI/CD pipelines.
Terraform for infrastructure deployments, Ansible/PowerShell DSC as configuration management for Linux and Windows Server VMs.
Azure Kubernetes Service and OpenShift container hosting platform for our new internally developed apps leveraging various native Azure IaaS/PaaS/SaaS services.
Cloud Academy is our main digital training solution with lot of hands-on labs and interesting learning paths to enhance our CloudOps/DevOps/SecOps experience.

What will you do

Our challenge is to get the requirement from business, communicate it well and then deliver the whole life cycle. Use Azure or AWS to move the company further. You should be the one to increase the knowledge, skills and attitude to get the best solution together with us. Also, on-calls will be our duty too as we support the services globally.


You are experienced in:
  • Cloud services (IaaS & PaaS) and general networking/server (Windows and Linux)/virtualization skills
  • Scripting for Azure/AWS CLI, Bash, PowerShell, Python
  • Continuous Integration and Delivery approaches for cloud-native applications
  • Working on an environment GitOps practices
  • Multi-tasking and working as highly self-managed person

What is beneficial:
  • Experience with infra automation tools (Terraform) and configuration tools (Ansible)
  • Microsoft Azure Certification (Azure Fundamentals/Azure Administrator Associate)
  • Experience with Kubernetes (AKS or OpenShift)


What we offer:
  • Home Office including hardware and daily
  • Career opportunities in IT area
  • Extensive trainings (technical and soft skills)
  • Employee focus groups & surveys about company
  • 7,5-hour workday and 5 weeks of vacation
  • Company reserved parking (car, motorbike, bike and
  • Leisure time card (sport, education, wellness, health,
  • Daily meal contribution
  • Mobile phone with company tariff
  • Language courses (GER, EN, CZE)
  • Relax area and terrace

What’s going to happen next

You apply to this job advert. Our recruiter will contact you within a week. If there is interest on both sides, we arrange meeting online or face2face in Brno office with team leader. Based on our mutual satisfaction we would welcome you on board.
I'm interested

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