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DevOps System Engineer

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Job Description

Umanova is a Swiss professional services company with an innovative and future oriented approach to consulting providing outstanding conditions.

For our international customer we are looking to hire an experienced Linux & DevOps System Engineer. Mission based 100% in Zurich.

Core Responsibilities:

The main mission and responsibilities are to handle the business as usual operation of a System and Devops Engineer and lead the entrusted environment to the proper level of stability, agility and compliant with the global standards by:

  • Providing support (L1/L2/L3) to lead application support function and the business to maintain the right service level of activity.
  • Delivering project and operation for the applicative and infrastructure environments.
  • Lead the entrusted environment to the global infrastructure standard by putting in place all required transformation: reinstall server, align configuration.
  • Maintaining a strong relationship with the competence center based in Paris and be active inside the global database engineer and developer’s communities.
  • Adopting and sharing a DevOps approach: share within the local, global and EMEA regions team (findings, code and documentation).
  • Transforming the infrastructure environment to an agile IT model:
     - Gain control, automate as possible by developing Rest APIs to reach a coherent Infra as Code target model.
  • Dressing a capacity management planning related to Infrastructure resources and request.

Education, Experience & Knowledge:

  • Education - IT Engineer or equivalent;
  • Past experience - 3 years minimum as System administrator oriented Automation and Agile methodology.
  • Languages - Fluent English; German and/or French could be a nice to have.

Technical skills:

  • System administrator: Linux RedHat, Unix Solaris, Vmware virtualisation & Windows automation could be nice to have.
  • DevOps: Good knowledge in Python (flask RESTPlus), Power Shell, Redis, Git, Redhat Ansible, Puppet, Nginx
  • Storage / Backup: NetApp C-mode (block san, file: cifs, nfs), Networker/Datadomain could be a nice to have.
  • Middleware software: Web containers (tomcat, apache, Weblogic)
  • Database: Oracle, SQLServer
  • Very good knowledge of network TCP/IP stack, pki ssl.

Personal Qualities:

  • Interpersonal Sensitivity: Interact with others in a sensitive and effective way. Respect and work well with others.
  • Resilience: Maintain effective work behaviour when facing setbacks or pressure.
  • Personal Motivation: Self-committed to work hard towards goals.

We are looking forward to your application. For further details please contact marijana.elenova at or give us a call at +41 (0) 22 736 12 15.