KPN - DevOps Engineer eHerkenning (Freelance/ZZP)

Posted Jul 4, 2022
Project ID: 9 - 26702-1
Apeldoorn , Gelderland
40 hrs/week
Payrate range
46 - 61 €/hr
Application Deadline: Aug 22, 2022 12:00 PM

Max hourly rate: 56€

Hours per week: 40

Working each Tuesday + one other day from the office in Apeldoorn, the rest is remote

English is a requirement, Dutch an advantage

Induction period of +/- 6 months. The project is therefore aimed at a longer period. Permanent contract possible!

Start date: ASAP



You are going to be working in a multi-disciplinary team of engineers. You will have an important role in designing, building and implementing technological solutions and innovation services for the KPN eHerkenning solution.



Because we want to offer our customers the best innovative security solutions, both in terms of technology and service, that’s what makes us different. In order to do that; we need the best DevOps engineers with security ambitions!



You decide! You are welcome at our offices such as Apeldoorn, Zoetermeer, Houten or Arnhem. We offer you flexibility to determine your own working hours and off course working from home is part of how we work. We offer an inspiring and challenging environment in which you can develop and improve your capabilities. The “eHerkenning team” generally works once a week from our office in Apeldoorn.


With whom?

You will be part of a team consisting of motivated and highly skilled specialists. Our team has a varied (informal) composition of engineers in various areas, such as front/back-end development, infrastructure specialists and security specialists. We take your ambitions seriously and help you grow depending on your ambitions and interests!


Your biggest impact?

Participate in new possibilities and innovations! KPN Security is a new member of the KPN family and focuses entirely on protecting confidential information. We do this with about 400 colleagues, each with their own expertise. Together we ensure that data is optimally secured and our customers can benefit of the endless possibilities of the digital world.


Your role as a DevOps Engineer

  • Together with your colleagues and the DevOps teams, you will build new functionalities for our eHerkenning platform. We encourage you to implement your creative ideas and solutions.
  • You maintain our test and acceptance environments.
  • Where necessary, you write the necessary scripts for this.
  • Where possible, you provide automation to make management & software development easier.
  • You check whether our systems are healthy (monitoring) and you contribute ideas about how we can keep the systems healthy.
  • You take the lead with complicated incidents and help to resolve them together as quickly as possible.
  • You will have the opportunity to work closely with top vendors on innovative solutions.
  • You have attention to detail with a specific focus on security and privacy in everything you do.
  • KPN security is full of passionate people, with a heart for security and technology; just like you!


What are you bringing us?

  • HBO work and thinking level
  • Experience with large and complex environments
  • Knowledge of and experience with Agile
  • Affinity with Security
  • Knowledge of and experience with IAM Products, Linux
  • Knowledge of and experience with network technology
  • Decent language skills, at least the English language, given the international character of your colleagues


We can also count on your:

  • Knowledge of and experience with OpenAM / Forgerock
  • Knowledge of and experience with Certificates, SAML, XML, JAVA, Federated Authentication
  • Knowledge of and experience with Database administration (SQL Server, MySQL, Progress)


And if we may still have some wishes:

  • Knowledge of and experience with eHerkenning
  • Your creative and enthusiastic proactive attitude as a team player
  • Willingness to be flexible with your working hours in the interest of the best service
  • Knowledge of and experience with: Automated Provisioning/Deployment tools (Git, Ansible), scripting and programming knowledge, Containerization and container platforms (Docker, Kubernetes), APIs

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