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Düsseldorf, DE

Country/Region:  DE
Contract type:  Unlimited
Working hours:  Full time
Job Req ID:  86178

Cloud Automation Lead (f/m/d)

Our Hosting & Cloud Technology Team within IT is looking for you!   


We are Uniper


At Uniper, we are pro-actively transforming the world of energy whilst at the same time ensuring security of energy supply. As an internationally operating company, we work in very diverse teams with the greatest possible working time flexibility for our employees. Our corporate culture is characterized by equal opportunities, mutual appreciation, and respect. With us, you will be able to develop new business models, work on technological solutions for a modern, sustainable, and future-oriented energy supply as well as pro-actively help to shape changes. Interested? Then we will look forward to meeting you!


Your responsibilities


  • Design & develop automation framework to support Self-Service for LoBs – shifting to the users to speed up time to market, focus on microservices, orchestration and reusability

  • Develop and maintain automation platforms 

  • Execution of operational improvement automation initiatives focused on cloud 

  • Implement automated workflows for cloud resources provisioning and configuration using Infrastructure-as-code 

  • Create runbooks (azure automation accounts), develop terraform templates, ansible playbooks, build tasks and release pipeline in Azure DevOps & GitHub as required 

  • Developing new ideas with the help of using innovative technologies 

  • Lead various interfaces to stakeholder, suppliers, partners and process owners cross functions 

  • Create, develop and maintain automation dashboard and reports 

  • Working in an Agile DevOps structure 



Your profile

The technology focus will be, but not limited to: .NET, Azure Automation, Azure PowerShell, Terraform, Azure DevOps, Knowledge of ServiceNow APIs, understanding of Azure Landing Zones and different Azure services (AADDS, Azure VMs, resource graph, automation, log analytics, azure alerts, azure activity and diagnostic logs etc.). As a member of a cohesive team, you will have influence over a broad range of solutions that create value for our customers. Your technical and relationship skills will be required to ensure success. 


  • University or higher degree educated with related experiences in successful project management and execution, engineering and process optimization 

  • Experience in leading a multi diverse team of experts & projects 

  • Having an appetite for new and innovative technologies e.g. which can be used to analyse, optimize and automate 

  • Good interpersonal in verbal and written communication skills such as chairing meetings, facilitating workshops, presenting to peers and building personal networks 

  • You will need strong conceptualisation skills

  • A demonstrable record of being able to translate abstract concepts into concrete technically-sound recommendations for action across a broad spectrum of technologies. 

  • You should have excellent communication skills with the ability to explain technical details in non-technical terms. 

  • Influence senior stakeholders, and to operate both tactically and strategically to influence in the short and long term. 

  • Fluent in English language, and any German language skills is an advantage 




Your benefits

At Uniper, we not only reward our employees with attractive salaries, an excellent company pension and health related benefits for their hard work and dedication to shaping the future energy transition. You can also expect a supportive working culture that offers a wide range of creative and innovative ideas. We enable various flexible working arrangements, whilst also supporting with home office equipment.
Through regular training and workshops, together we work towards visualising yourself in our company as if it were your own. We support you in highlighting your individual potential, achieving your personal goals, and reaching your ambitions. We invite you to become part of our diverse company with international colleagues from more than 80 countries. As an employer, Uniper has committed itself to providing special support to certain areas:
Work-Life-Balance / New Normal:
  • Choosing how, where, and when to work in accordance with your team and the requirements of your job
  • Modern and ergonomic equipment for your workplace (home & office)
  • Support to balance private life and work: Sabbaticals, part-time possibilities, family service
  • Car and bike leasing offer (deferred compensation) 
  • E-car charging stations at almost all Uniper locations

Health offers:

  • Flu vaccination
  • Preventive health services
  • Employee assistance program

Company pension:

  • Employer-funded contributions to a modern pension system
  • Possibility of self-funded contributions with employer-funded matching


  • Lifelong training
  • Coaching


Our employees are the reason for our success. Therefore, you will find many other benefits at the local level to help you reach your potential. Energy evolutionary wanted!


Your contact


If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at:


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Job information 


Contract type: Unlimited   
Working Hours:     Full time   





As an employer, Uniper is committed to diversity and equal opportunities. Therefore, we encourage applications from suitably qualified individuals whose capabilities match the role requirements regardless of gender, origin, disability, age, religion, ideology, sexual identity or marital status. We live inclusion and support flexible working.


















































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