Michael Page Switzerland

System Engineer - m/f

Published: 24 May 2022 | Employee | 100%

You will be responsible to support 24x7 operations of our production Azure cloud environments by working within a multi-skilled Ops team to ensure platform availability and underlying resources are correctly configured and maintained throughout their lifecycle

System Engineer - m/f

Our client is located in Nyon


In this position, you will work alongside the platform engineering and customer support teams, consulting with other team members to extend your reach, acquire in-depth knowledge of the application and underlying platform, while providing support to both internal and external platform and application users.

Passionate about delivering high quality services to external and internal customers and always striving to achieve the highest level of reliability. You are a dependable team player with strong ownership and drive as well as an eager learner with the will to understand and adapt to new frameworks/technologies.

  • Focus on making quality a core value for the team
  • Proactive work attitude, hardworking, problem-solving and results-driven
  • Collaborative team player with communication skills to match

You understand the constraints and opportunities presented by cloud computing technologies and how they can be leveraged to improve on operational delivery and customer solutions. Solid technical fundamentals allow you to grasp the complexity of a problem and make good decisions when data might be incomplete or ambiguous.

  • You have proven knowledge of Virtualization, Automation and Cloud Computing (Microsoft Azure Cloud IaaS and PaaS Services), be knowledgeable about Windows and Linux servers, Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Integration Services, Microsoft Reporting Services administration as well as VPN's and networking.
  • You are willing and able to take ownership of service requests and or issues logged by customers and drive them to resolution.
  • Your key duties will be focused on support, incident response, management of the platform resources and implementation of the technological changes designed by the platform development team.
  • As a candidate for this position you should be able to work a regular Monday-Friday daytime shift with the possibility of being on-call after hours or during weekends if needed.


  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Science discipline
  • 3 years plus of experience as a system administrator over cloud applications with Microsoft Azure or a similar engineering experience
  • Strong fundamentals with networking, internet protocols, storage, virtual computing, operating systems and security
  • Solid knowledge of Linux, Windows, SQL Server , IIS, Apache, Nginx, REDIS.
  • Comfortable using core DevOps tools such as GIT, ADO, Docker, Kubernetes, Terraform, Jira and Confluence
  • Strong Linux/Windows scripting using Shell, Powershell, Python, Curl as well as SQL and Kusto query languages
  • Keen eye with strong visual attention for details
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken); any other language is a plus

Also nice to have:

  • Exposure to DevOps culture & Agile methodology experience, working with small agile teams
  • Web Services & API integrations using REST, XML, JSON, YAML
  • Knowledge of Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana/Grafana

Job Offer

Attractive environment