The unit Tools Innovation is responsible for the implementation of professional development environments used both by internal developers, clients and clients' customization experts.
As a System Engineer you will be part of a solution and operations engineering team. You will be responsible for the engineering and the support of our developers as well as our clients in the context of OpenShift/Kubernetes container platforms and their ecosystem of solutions and processes. You can expect a cutting-edge technology implementation for a demanding environment, which is highly motivating and rewarding.
You will transform stakeholder requirements into robust and effective solutions with a DevOps CI/CD approach in an agile environment. The international growth of the company demands your structured, proactive and innovative approach, as well as flexibility. As a committed team member, you will play a crucial role in providing the cutting edge technical foundation for Avaloq and our community.
Contribute to the everything-as-code product codebase (including CI/CD processes)
Contributing in engineering, automatizing, and supporting development and releasing processes
Evolving the container platforms’ architecture and implementation (primarily RedHat OpenShift), selecting tools and system software as well as control components with the focus on solution effectiveness and scalability
Investigating new requirements, including feasibility and complexity assessment, as well as their impact on existing systems, standards, and guidelines (requirements engineering)
Contribute to planning, evaluating, migrating, developing/implementing, configuring and testing systems. Analysing failures and error states; following-up with introducing monitoring and prevention measures to improve the code-base and systems
Contributing to the technical documentation
Handle 2nd and 3rd level support cases from our external clients (initial analyses, information gathering, solution or escalation)
Cooperate with our external support partners to find the optimal and timely solution of client inquiries
What you need
University degree in Computer Science (BSc, MSc) or appropriate hands-on experience
Knowledge in RedHat Enterprise Linux/CoreOS administration
Hands-on experience with Kubernetes and container deployment management. OpenShift
experience is an advantage
Hands-on experience with configuration management and automation tools like Ansible and Terraform
Hands-on experience with development and build automation (Jenkins, Gradle, Java)
Hands-on experience with PKI processes
Container platform and microservices-related technologies (Kubernetes, Prometheus, Alertmanager, Grafana, Elasticsearch stack, Istio)
Optional: Cloud infrastructure (AWS)
You will get extra points for the following
Passion for quality, performance and pragmatic engineering
Reliable and enjoying being knowledgeable
Keen to investigate new technologies and solutions
Good analytical skills and attentive to details
Good interpersonal and communication skills, compromise-friendly
Fluent in written and spoken English
Now let’s talk about perks and compensation
With our compensation model, we want to share the success of the company with all our employees. We offer competitive base salaries and if you prove yourself as a super-star, you might be entitled to an extraordinary achievement reward.
Place of work
Don’t be shy – apply!
Avaloq Evolution AG
Michelle Hiestand, Talent Acquisition Professional
Allmendstrasse 140 - 8027 Zürich - Switzerland