Senior DevOps Engineer

  • Full Time
  • Zurich

Equatex

Job description and responsibilities:

As a DevOps and container engineer you will help us modernize our integration, deployment strategy. We currently operate a complex banking-like system composed of multiple legacy components which we want to transform into a orchestrated container based architecture. You will act as the main driver to make that transformation a success. We expect conceptual architectural work as well as hands-on implementation of the target landscape.

As an ideal candidate you have a hybrid developer/sysadmin background, you feel comfortable with Linux environments and you bring in-depth knowledge in container and orchestration tools.

 

Key tasks of this role include:

  • Help developing our future automated deployment and container utilisation strategy
  • Maintain and improve existing deployment and configuration infrastructure
  • Write automation for operational efficiency
  • Maintain high quality technical documentation

 

Qualifications, skills & knowledge:

  • A strong desire to learn new technologies. The ability to evolve with our industry is key, willingness to pick up new technologies and patterns
  • Expert level knowledge in the following areas:

o    Application containerization and orchestration to include Docker and Kubernetes

o    Configuration management tools such as Puppet, Ansible

o    CI/CD pipelines leveraging Jenkins, Maven, Nexus, SVN

 

  • Advanced skills in the following areas of technology.
    ·         LINUX administration and management·         cloud technologies, CDN, alerting, and monitoring

    ·         Oracle databases

    ·         Web-Applications (Java, Tomcat)

    ·         Job control systems (e.g. Atomic UC4, JCS)

    ·         Log aggregation and analysis tools like Splunk

    ·         Scripting using languages such as Bash, Python, PHP,

 

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills (English, German is a plus)
  • Ability to work independently
  • Team player willing to go the extra mile and drive continual service improvement

 

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary based on your experience
  • Centrally located office – scenic view of the Swiss Alps included
  • Casual Environment – we aren’t a bank
  • Home office possibility

To apply for this job email your details to jobs@equatex.com