This opportunity is based in Geneva and Lausanne

System Engineer H/F


For our locations Lausanne/Geneva we are looking for a Junior System Engineer to increase the capabilities of our system team.


In this role


You will be part of our Systems team, reporting to the System Team Lead, inside of the Platform Operations organization.

Together with your peers you manage highly critical systems around the globe, including more than 5’000 servers and containers for our internal SaaS applications and our customers platform relying on diverse cloud providers.


We look for a candidate with a technical profile and “hands on” experience who will contribute on driving the excellence of our platform.


You have experience in managing production infrastructures on Private datacenter or Public clouds.

What we offer

  • A broad field of technology from standard applications to micro-services on different cloud platforms.
  • A pleasant working environment in a motivated team with solid expertise and intensive collaboration with ELCA engineers, experts and managers as well as directly with clients form various business areas.
  • An amazing work diversity ranging from small projects to wide programs.
  • Attractive opportunities for personal and professional development with an internal career path.
  • Work-Life-Balance (41 h/week flexible hours, home-office possibility, at least 25 vacation days), ergonomic and flexible workspace in a multicultural environment.
  • Interesting benefits like phone cost participation, ½ fare card SBB/SFR, 1st class for business travel by train, attractive pension fund model, free non-professional accident insurance (premium worldwide), advanced daily sickness benefit insurance and fleet discount.

About your profile

You believe that software only makes sense if it works at any time; you know that reconciling production with development is full of technical challenges.
For this vacancy we are looking for a graduate candidate from a university, polytechnic or other specialized IT diploma, with experience in Linux, Windows and system components (SANs, Backups) on production systems.

Your expertise covers some or all of the following:

  • Demonstrated Unix/Linux and/or Windows operating system experience including troubleshooting/monitoring/backup
  • Experienced on virtualized infrastructure (VMware vSphere)
  • Storage solution knowledge: SAN (Fiber Channel/iSCSI), hyperconverged(vSAN)
  • Configuration management tool (Puppet, Ansible, Chef)
  • Infrastructure as a Code tool (Terraform, Packer)
  • Databases: MySQL/Oracle/PostgreSQL
  • Container platform and orchestration: Docker, OpenShift, OKD or Kubernetes – operations
  • Scripting: bash, PowerShell
  • Continuous integration/deployment tool (Jenkins, GitLab CI, Bamboo)
  • Public Cloud platform experience (AWS, GCP, Azure)
  • Git based code control tools (GitLab, BitBucket)
  • Good understanding of Network concepts (firewalling, routing, switching, load balancing)
  • Experience with application servers such as TomCat, JBoss or Wildfly is a plus.
  • Datacenter operation experience (architecture concept, hardware setup)
  • Infrastructure monitoring tool (Nagios-like, Zabbix)
  • Service continuity experience (backup, restore, clustering)
  • Logs analytics (ELK Stack, VMware vRealize suite, Splunk)
  • Microsoft Server and services (AD, DNS, WSUS)
  • Skills on project management tool (Jira, Azure DevOps ).
  • Agile methodology experience.

You have an excellent command of spoken and written French and English.

If you are INTERESTED in applying for this position, please send us your complete application (CV, cover letter, letter of reference, diplomas and certificates).

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