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Senior Backend and DevOps Engineer

  • Location

    Zürich, Switzerland

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    Ryan Walker

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  • Job ref:

    JN -092021-89519_1632818352

  • Published:

    4 months ago

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We are working with a fresh, exciting and very ambitious graphic design agency based in the heart of Zurich.

Due to a great few years of growth, they are looking for and experienced DevOps engineer with experience in PHP coding.

The client is a leading digital company, who works at the intersection of business, design and technology. They consult and support our clients all the way from a viable strategy, to beautiful designs, to high-performing software.

They are human-centered and business-focused. Their diverse team of problem solvers, creative thinkers and designers as well as savvy developers and engineers put people first and closely collaborate with each other.

As principal backend & DevOps engineer you will build out the backend & infrastructure engineering team,

  • be our go-to person for server-side expertise on architectures, technologies (languages, middleware, databases, libraries and third party services)
  • Provide best practices for building secure, performant, maintainable, and highly automated systems.
  • Work closely with customers and our various teams to carry the outstanding quality of designs & frontend applications into the backend

With this position we are looking for someone with:

  • Experience with OpenShift / Kubernetes / Docker infrastructure,
  • Typescript (NodeJS)
  • PHP - based CMS that uses MongoDB as a backend
  • English speaking (German would be good but not essential)
  • ability to look outside the box
  • ambitious in your future career
  • Ability to lead development of both infrastructure and server-side application code

This is not your normal, standard DevOps role. This is a position that will make each day different and use your creativeness to make an impact with your work.

You will be working with and extremely creative and ambitious team and with this position you will receive a number of benefits such as:

  • Profit share
  • Free Healthcare
  • Latest iPhone with subscription
  • Attractive bonus structure.

If you would like to use yours skills and are looking for a position that will give you the opportunity to use your creative flair, please apply and one of our team with be in touch.

Darwin Recruitment AG is a Zurich based, SECO licensed, privately owned subsidiary of Darwin Professional Staffing Group Ltd (a Global IT Recruitment Consultancy).

Darwin Recruitment AG manages client relationships whilst also utilising Darwin Professional Staffing Group databases and networks to source Candidates and fulfil client requests.

We do not ask for a placement fee from Candidates/Employees.