Technology Solution Architect DevOps (m/f)

  • Competitive
  • Zurich, Switzerland Zurich Zurich CH
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Swisslinx
  • 19 Apr 18 2018-04-19

Technology Solution Architect DevOps (m/f)

About our client
On behalf of our client, a worldwide renowned Reinsurance Group based in Zurich, Swisslinx is looking for an experienced Technology Solution Architect to join our Client's technology team that ensures and improves the quality of IT infrastructure.

It is a unique permanent opportunity to join an international team in the Zurich area.

Your mission
- Introduce Service Reliability Engineering practices to improve the performance of IT infrastructure services, from design, through deployment, operation and refinement
- Introduce "Infrastructure as Code" practices
- Provide Continuous Integration and Deployment tools
- Implement and utilize best DevOps practices and knowledge sharing approach
- Contribution to the further development of the infrastructure architecture landscape
- Technology advisory and challenges support for the technical teams - guidance, mentoring, coaching, thought leadership

Your background
- Degree in IT or Engineering
- Software architecture and solution design experience
- Fullstack software development background with large-scale server-based business applications
- Site Reliability Engineering experience; DevOps, Continuous Delivery, Infrastructure as Code, Docker, Kubernetes
- IT infrastructure and platform experience - designing, analysing and troubleshooting IT infrastructure systems, including Cloud platforms (PaaS, IaaS), Linux, middleware (Oracle database, WebSphere Liberty Profile, etc.), networks and security infrastructure
- Cloud experience: Cloud Foundry, MS Azure
- Experience managing developers, suppliers, vendors
- Experience setting up best practices and quality-focused approach in implementing IT solutions
- Previous exposure on a variety of software development processes and methodologies
- Ability to see the big picture as well as technical details
- A passion for modern software technologies
- Fluency in English

What's on offer
- Be part of an international and dynamic environment
- Provide innovative solutions to support the (re)insurance business
- Have a global impact while working with a broad technology stack and the latest cloud solutions