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Senior DevOps Engineer

  • Location

    Zürich, Switzerland

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  • Salary:

    Swiss Franc108000.00 - Swiss Franc132000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Megan McGuirk

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  • Job ref:

    JN -062019-83787_1560788921

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Global Digital Strategy and Software Engineering. Bespoke technology solutions. Partnered with AWS and Sitecore. Big Data focused.

Are you a Senior DevOps Engineer looking for a new challenge? Do you want to work in a consultancy, on-site with exciting clients? Do you have a background in System Architecture and an interest in Big Data?

Our client, a globally present consultancy focused in Automotive, Financial, Travel & Hospitality, Healthcare, Life Sciences, Media and Telecommunications. With a focus in Big Data and Big Data Analytics, they are looking for a Senior DevOps Engineer to join the team working closely with the development teams to operate and maintain their entire platform end to end.

As the right engineer, you have:

  • Extensive experience (8+ years) experience in System Architecture, troubleshooting, and/or operations
  • A degree in computer science, engineering, information system management or related discipline/equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of experience with DevOps, building automation pipelines and CI/CD using Ansible Platforms
  • 5+ years of experience creating clustered solutions and integrating 3rd party tools
  • 5+ years of experience working in enterprise environments integrating Security Best Practices (System Security and Network Security in Big Data Systems)
  • Extensive experience in Automation with Ansible
  • Experience in rollouts and deployments in layered environments within large enterprises
  • Experience in implementing complex security requirements, especially within the financial industry

You are:

  • Good at abstract and conceptual thinking
  • Self-reliant, flexible, openminded and cooperative
  • Able to come up with creative and innovative solutions
  • Team-focused and communicative
  • Proactive in all areas of your work
  • A passionate Big Data engineer as a bonus
  • Interested in working in a fast-paced, international environment as part of an international team
  • Experienced in IBM DB2 or IBM Power Systems as a bonus
  • Fluent English
  • A Swiss or EU National

The role:

  • Engineering and integrating platforms within the Big Data Team
  • Utilising your skills in Ansible, Automation/building automation platforms
  • Continuous Integration and Continuous Development of platforms
  • Engineering of core Big Data platform capabilities

The company:

  • Global business with international offices and teams
  • Working with some of the biggest clients in finance and market-leading financial institutions
  • Working on some of the best projects in finance
  • Opportunity for international travel/exchange after a year of service within another office
  • Relocation package if needed (including first-month accommodation)

If you meet the above requirements, please get in contact ASAP to discuss further.
Email: megan.mcguirk@darwinrecruitment.com