Senior DevOps Engineer (f/m) 80- 100%

As Switzerland's leading digital hub, we provide our media and plat-forms with ideal framework conditions, support them through invest-ments in technology, and create space for them to develop individually. We stand for interdisciplinary collaboration, innovation and dynamic development. We are on the move – and want to keep moving. We are farsighted. We are proactive. We are courageous. We are TX.

Senior DevOps Engineer (f/m) 80- 100%

As a Senior DevOps Engineer in the Digital Publishing & Development group, you will help us write the digital future of TX Group. You will help to architect, design, deploy, and run Switzerland’s most important news sites and our proprietary CMS system which allows journalists to create the news.


Your opportunity:

  • Are you a geek who loves tech, watches as new things develop, and wants to help define the roadmap/strategy for DevOps for our various software products?
  • Do you get excited about having the chaos monkey come to visit?
  • Do you understand the tradeoffs in different cloud architectures, and understand how to balance performance, scalability, and cost?
  • Do you want to keep production systems healthy, and step in when there are issues, to fix things and drive improvements?

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What you bring

  • You code, and you like to get your hands dirty
  • You know at least a couple of languages (c/c++, python, java, go, etc.)
  • When faced with repetitive manual tasks, you quickly compare the time spent performing a task to the time spent automating the task
  • You like to understand how things work, and you enjoy solving complex problems
  • You know your way around *nix and shell-scripting
  • You know aws, kubernetes, varnish, CDNs, etc. in depth
  • You can help software engineers learn to build for the cloud, and exploit the potential of the cloud ecosystem
  • You have mastery over CI/CD tools and processes, and are continually improving these
  • You have a sense of when to give people a fish vs. when to teach them how to fish for themselves

Our technology groups tend to use English as a lingua franca, but some German would come in handy.


What we bring

TX Group is transforming itself into a digital-first company, and you can help pave the way. The tools we build allow journalists to deliver news to millions of users. Our team works with microservices and messaging concepts; you can also expect an environment of clean code and clean unit tests.

There are over 300 other software engineers within TX Group, meaning you will be able to access a large knowledge base and learn a great deal from your colleagues, whether that's in connection with an integration project with AWS, or the best table-tennis strategy. In addition to an awesome central location in Zurich, we also offer excellent social benefits. Come and join our family of friendly, smart geeks and a sheltie!

 

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