DevOps Engineer

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  1. Contract
  2. English
  3. Associate
  4. Digital & Technology
  5. Zurich
  6. Financial Services
  7. Azure Kubernetes Services, Azure Red Hat OpenShift, Docker, DevOps, Support
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As the premier supplier to our client, one of the most established financial institutions worldwide, Swisslinx are looking for a motivated DevOps Engineer with experience operating Azure Kubernetes Services (AKS) and/or Azure Red Hat OpenShift (ARO) environments to provide L2 support of our internal chat platform in Zurich.

This is a rolling 12 months contract starting ASAP, with a strong chance of extension (up to two years) or even internalization.

In this role you will join a newly created Instant Messaging Team and global team and will be responsible for deploying and supporting a brand-new internal chat platform. This candidate will be working in a DevOps capacity – straddling both Engineering and Operations of the system.

The wider unified collaboration team supports functionality and covers IM, Voice, Video, Mail and Retention. UC IM, voice and video solely has ~45 resources.

The role will entail interaction with various teams, mainly networks, security and vendor for various feature and functionality improvements and application upgrades / updates.
Possible contact and interactions with End Users.

Responsibilities will principally be the following:

• Operate Azure Kubernetes Services (AKS) and/or Azure Red Hat OpenShift (ARO) environments
• Deploy application feature & functionality enhancements and maintain the environment by upgrades, updates
• Manage and prioritize all user incident tickets. Troubleshoot to best of knowledge and liaise with vendor if required.
• Maintain pro-active approach to resolve end user issues by way of daily monitoring.
• Provide all internal clients with a dedicated, positive and efficient service at all times

As the ideal candidate for this position, you will possess the following skills:

• Understanding of Azure Kubernetes Services (AKS) (min 2 years’ experience)
• Understanding of Azure Red Hat OpenShift environment (min 2 years’ experience)
• Understanding of Dockers (min 2 years’ experience)
• Technical skills ideally in a Level 2 Operations role (manage / resolve / escalate support tickets, daily monitoring of the environment, perform update/upgrades of the environment as required, assist with engineering and testing of such updates / upgrades)
• Fluency in English

Please note due to COVID interviews would be conducted remotely, however the role is based 100% in Switzerland. The team is currently split between WFH and office right now. Post COVID occasional home office will be permitted.

Are you interested to work in an international environment as part of our client’s digital transformation in one of the leading financial companies in Switzerland? Then apply now! We look forward to receiving your full application.

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