Junior DevOps Engineer

applic8-sa — Nyon
03.12.2019 | Employee | 100%

In 2000, Applic8 created the first HR Cloud solution for payroll management in Switzerland. Today, we continue to use the latest technologies to optimize HR administration and provide our clients, multinationals and SMEs, with best in class HR Cloud solutions. 

We are looking for a

Junior DevOps Engineer

You will be responsible for managing our data centers in Lausanne and Geneva and ensuring our Linux systems and network run smoothly and securely.


  • Maintenance of IT infrastructure (Lausanne and Geneva data centers and Nyon office)
  • Management of Linux-based servers as well as network equipment
  • Handling the day-to-day operations, install software and troubleshoot alerts
  • Assist client support and development teams in troubleshooting day-to-day problems
  • Analyze daily logs and notifications - provide corrective action as is required
  • Follow IT best practice and security advisories/bulletins (CVEs)

Core skills

  • Virtualization and/or Container technologies (KVM/libvirt, Kubernetes/Docker)
  • Good knowledge UNIX tools (grep, sed, awk, sort, uniq, screen, rsync, etc.)
  • Bash, Python or Perl scripting to automate day to day administrative tasks
  • Extensive understanding of networking concepts (Router, Switch, Firewall, IDS, VPN, VLANs)
  • Manage internet domains, name servers and DNS entries (Bind or PowerDNS)
  • Configuration management tools (Ansible)
  • Installation and configuration of PHP Web Application servers like Apache and Nginx

Desirable skills

  • Good understanding of networking protocols (TCP/IP, SSL/TLS, SSH, DNS, SMTP, SFTP)
  • Storage and file systems configuration (RAID, LVM, EXT4, XFS, NFS)
  • Database administration (DB2, PostgreSQL, MySQL, MariaDB)
  • IP PBX / VoIP Phone System Management (Asterisk-based)
  • Monitoring of services and server’s performance (Nagios)
  • Management of SSL certificates, PGP SSH keys, passwords, access policies and user management


Employee, 100%

Required minimum profile

  • Minimum 2 years of experience as Linux Administrator (preferably Ubuntu or Debian based servers)
  • Linux certifications such as LPIC-1/LPIC-2, LFCS/LFCE, RHCSA/RHCE, Linux+ or similar
  • Working proficiency in French and English
  • Swiss citizenship or valid work permit



2, Av. Reverdil

1260 Nyon


No recruitment agencies please


2, Av. ReverdilNyon




2, Av. ReverdilNyon



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