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Nathan B.

Automatisation Engineer

Can work in or around Brussels

  • 50.8466
  • 4.3517
  • Suggested rate €250 / day
  • Experience 2-7 years
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Location and workplace preferences

Brussels, Belgium
Can work onsite in your office in
  • around Brussels and 50km


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  • French

    Native or bilingual

  • English


  • Chinese



Skills (9)

Nathan in a few words

After working for different kinds of companies, startups, big companies, public/private companies, …
I am now looking for something challenging related to field engineering. I started 4 years ago working at Peugeot’s factory, helping them to build and implement new solutions for their needs, after 2 years I was missing some challenge and went more to the IT world of servers, devops, … But I felt that I was always missing the technical/ hands on of the automation world, so I started on the side some projects with artists that needed my technical knowledge in PLC and electronic design to help them build their ideas. I’m passionate about technical and engineering, I'm always looking to learn new things and want to implement them for a project. Recently I started to learn about ham radio and satellite communication which is a lot of fun, just to say that I’m very curious and I want to dig deeper to understand what I'm doing and what would be the best fit for the project.


Adrien Lucca

Arts & Crafts

Industrial Artist

Brussels, Belgium

October 2019 - Today (3 years and 2 months)

Technologies: Kicad, Arduino, PIC, MPLABX, PWM, Electronic, C/C++, python, Qt

High precision control of a LIGHT:
- Designing PCB with kicad to build the production light.
- Prototyping with arduino Mega to control the ligth device with DMX.
- Building a solution by using STM32 for high resolution and independent PWM, CLI control command through radio RF with a PID to adjust the default of the light.



Kubernetes Engineer

Brussels, Belgium

November 2019 - Today (3 years and 1 month)

Technologies: VmWare PKS, Kubernetes, Docker, Helm, Ubuntu, CentOs, vSphere (5 - 6.5), Bash, Python, Git

Infrabel is the driving force behind sustainable mobility, working 24/7 on a safe and efficient rail network.

Building a new solution in a greenfield project using kubernetes

Building a kubernetes cluster for a greenfield project.
Building a solution for IoT with Kubernetes and containers
Provide architecture solution.
Installation of Master node.
Installation of Worker node.
Using VMware PKS for deployment.

international post corporation

Digital & IT

System engineer & DevOps

Brussels, Belgium

August 2018 - October 2019 (1 year and 2 months)

Technologies: Puppet, Foreman, Ansible, Nagios, Icinga, VMware ESXi (5 - 6.5), vSphere (5 - 6.5), Bash, Python, Docker, Docker compose, Jenkins, Git

IPC supports postal competitiveness and performance on cross-border letter and parcel delivery markets

Automatization of large scale implementation of an information system exchange

Deploying a docker application from a single-server setup to a cluster setup.
Scripting the docker deployment
Migration of repositories git
Management of jenkins deployment
Ansible deployment
Managing Java and Tomcat application + deployment
Level 2-3 support
Managing coordination between teams for the updates and deployments of applications


Education & E-learning

Spécialiste infrastructure

Brussels, Belgium

April 2018 - Today (4 years and 8 months)

Technologies: Kubernetes, Kubectl, Minikube, Docker, NodeJs, kubernetes vizualiser, Openstack, Devstack, Portainer

Hackages is company of software engineers passionate about new technologies and education. The mission is to share the knowledge through high quality training.

Technical assistance training for new engineers joining Hackages
Creation of courses and content for all Hackages events related to infrastructure
Support to the internal dev team for all tasks related to deployment, automation, cloud, testing…

Training new engineers on Kubernetes and Docker
Beginners and Advanced Training on Kubernetes deployment/management on ARM and x64
Openstack deployment and management
Management of Hackages computers using puppet, munki (OS X), SCCM and Active Directory


Digital & IT

Infrastructure Analyst, Infrastructure Specialit

Brussels, Belgium

April 2017 - March 2018 (11 months)

Technologies: Puppet, Foreman, Ansible, Nagios, VMware ESXi (5 - 6.5), vSphere (5 - 6.5), Bash, Python, Perl , Git

European Agency for the operational management of Large-Scale IT Systems in the area of freedom, security and justice.
● Automatization of large scale Implementation of an information system exchange
▪ Creation of deployment script for monitoring (in python/perl).
▪ Managing monitoring in nagios
▪ Implementation of an orchestrator tool (Puppet/Ansible) for the UNIX machines
▪ Deployment of UNIX machines via Foreman
▪ Maintenance of several Windows services (AD DS, DNS, NTP)
▪ Maintenance of multiple UNIX environments



Technicien industriel

Valenciennes, France

August 2016 - March 2017 (7 months)

Technologies: (Siemens) Step 7 – Tia Portal , Schneider PLC, Fanuc, Promess, RFID, VB, Python

Validation of manual and automatic operator station studies, Implementation of a schedule to monitor the supplier's activities and carry out automated tests on the operator stations. Tests and validation on substation cycle resumptions, operating modes, interractions between substations,.....

Support to the local team
Review of Electrical plan
Review of PLC program
Review function of different machines
Review of electrical cabinet and cabling
Improvement and maintenance on different operator’s control rooms
Follow-up of the different phases of building new machines
Working with multiple provider to deliver a machine
Analysis of tests data
Teaching operators how to use control rooms
Implementation of new trackability technology
Follow-up and support during test phases
Implementation and drafting of documentation about the machines