Senior Software Engineer, Kubernetes Platform

  • Location
    • - Danmark, Billund, Syddanmark
  • Job ID
    DK12649
  • Category
    • - Digital Technology
  • Language
    EN

As we are speeding up innovation and provide an exciting LEGO® Experience, we are moving to Cloud-First for everything we do.

To accelerate the rate of innovation, we are building a curated Kubernetes platform to help our engineers to embrace containerization smoothly and ensure developer efficiency.

Core Responsibilities


Join our most outstanding cloud engineering team and help us accelerate our cloud experience, so we can reach even more kids with a digital experience.

The platform spans multiple premises and runs some of our more critical workloads. We are seeing growth of the platform and are looking to shift gears to deliver the best Kubernetes' experience for our brave engineering colleagues.
• Develop and maintain a sophisticated large scale Kubernetes platform, handle clusters lifecycle.
• Support Lead Engineer and the team with the product strategy, roadmap definition, and requirements-gathering from the end users.
• Evaluate legacy application design and recommend fundamental application redesign changes required to function in a Kubernetes platform.
• Strengthen engineering excellence within the team, improving enterprise-level platform that Kubernetes engineering community can build their business on.
• Identify and qualify business opportunities, understand key customer technical objections, and develop a strategy to resolve technical blockers. Advocate for the user, anticipating their needs and collaborating with engineering and UX to build capabilities that increase user happiness.
• Represent Kubernetes team to both internal community as well as external partners via workshops, Hackathons and other.

Play your part in our team succeeding


Cloud Transformation is a key priority and an enabler of the digital success of the LEGO Group. The team is centrally placed to provide foundational services for all the group and supports hundreds of teams today.
The team provides a series of core capabilities that enables engineers to be successful in cloud and our DevSecOps experience as well as give mentorship and guardrails for how we build the next generation of digital LEGO services in Cloud.
The team is based at the brand-new LEGO Campus in Billund, offering an exciting, inspiring, and flexible work environment.

Do you have what it takes?

We are looking for candidates that holds a Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA) or a Cloud Computing Certification (AWS, Azure or GCP). Some years’ experience of building, managing, and fixing Kubernetes platform as well as clusters i.e., EKS, AKS, on prem. And we will like you to have proficient with CI/CD technologies such as GitLab, Ansible, Terraform or similar solutions. Hand on experience developing scalable architectures using API management, Microservice frameworks, container orchestration and Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS), or other applicable platforms. Experience in agile ways of working is expected.

Maybe your technology toolbox contains some of these: Go, Java, C#, Serverless, Microservices, Amazon Web Services, API experience.

To succeed in this role, you preferably have competence within the following:
• Degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics or Engineering.
• Shown eagerness to continuous learning through your previous experiences.
• Flourish with both experimentations and the long haul.
• Dedication to deliver quality code.
• Shown problem-solving skills.
Advanced English both written and verbally are needed since we are an international gathered team.

Join the global LEGO® team

What’s in it for you? Here are some of what to expect:

Family Care Leave – We offer enhanced paid leave options for those important times.

Insurances – All colleagues are covered by our life and disability insurance which provides protection and peace of mind.

Wellness – We want you to be your best self, so you’ll have access to the Headspace App and lots of wellbeing initiatives and programmes run by local teams where you are based

Colleague Discount - We know you'll love to build so from day 1 you will qualify for our generous colleague discount.

Bonus - We do our best work to succeed together. When goals are reached, you’ll be rewarded through our global bonus scheme.

Your workplace – Our offices will be your primary workplace with flexibility to work from home during your working week. Your People Leader will discuss the principles of our hybrid work model, role eligibility and frequency with you.

Children are our role models. Their curiosity, creativity and imagination inspire everything we do. We strive to create a diverse, dynamic and inclusive culture of play at the LEGO Group, where everyone feels safe, valued and they belong.

The LEGO Group is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity and equal pay regardless of e.g. race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or gender identity.

The LEGO Group is fully committed to Children’s Rights and Child Wellbeing across the globe. Candidates offered positions with high engagement with children are required to take part in Child Safeguarding Background Screening, as a condition of the offer.
Thank you for sharing our global commitment to Children’s Rights.
Build your career brick by brick at the LEGO Group.

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