DevOps Engineer

  • Sonova Communications
  • Murten, Fribourg, Switzerland
  • 14/08/2023
Full time Data Science Business Intelligence Statistics DevOps

Job Description

Who we are

You enjoy creating and innovating. You never stop striving for better. You take responsibility and you get results. You love being part of a team. Above all, you want your work to matter: Welcome to our world! At Sonova we create sense by bringing sound to life. Our innovative hearing care solutions help millions of people enjoy life’s unforgettable moments.

We offer exceptional career opportunities through market-leading brands from consumer to medical, products and services that keep pushing hearing care forward, and a culture where you can quickly belong and perform at your best.

If you want the freedom to explore, opportunities to grow, and make positive change on people lives through your work, this is the place for you.

Join Sonova. Create sense.

Murten, Switzerland

DevOps Engineer

We are looking for a highly motivated DevOps Engineer to help us improve and support our new R&D infrastructure. We are actively improving our development and test environment on a daily basis. In this role, you will be a technical expert for our development environment ecosystem. You will act as a gateway between the engineer needs and the Global IT by deploying and maintaining R&D specific services.
Your tasks
  • Active contact with global IT services to act as a facilitator
    • Improve and advice on tools
    • Coordinate with global IT to optimize support and communicate the needs
    • Adapt IT environment to software production process
  • Maintain, upgrade and test regularly the R&D services used by a team of 40 people
    • Upgrade, test and deploy services updates
    • Backup management and regular restoration verification
    • Manage access rights
    • Maintain the HW infrastructure and collect usage statistics to foresee the needs
    • Improve the overall security (ex. SSL everywhere, Virus scanning )
    • Infrastructure overview: plan the migration of old services, suggest new services, and demonstrate them
    • Manage license servers and license updates
    • Maintain our test computers (~100) up to date (Linux and Windows)
    • Ex. Buildbot, redmine, database, web frontend for test DB, Statistics, monitoring etc
  • Support continuous integration by managing build servers and workers, and controlling launch of updates
  • Advice on FOSS licenses
Your profile
  • BSc in computer science, information systems or equivalent work experience
  • Strong experience with Ansible and Docker
  • Experience in Python, PowerShell, and Bash
  • Expert level on Debian / Ubuntu / Windows System Administration
  • Good understanding of Nginx, MariaDB, Redmine, Git, Gitea
  • Comfortable with frequent, incremental code, testing and deployment
  • Ability to adapt to a changing and dynamic environment
  • Excellent command of English
Our offer
We can offer you a new challenge, with interesting tasks and much more – including an open corporate culture, flat hierarchies, support for further training and development, opportunities to take on responsibility, sports and cultural facilities, attractive employment conditions, and flexible working time models in various roles.
Employment level 80-100%.
Gianni S. Raffi, Senior Talent Acquisition Manager, is looking forward to receiving your complete application (cover letter, CV, references, and certificates) via our online job application platform.
For this vacancy only direct applications will be considered.
Sonova Communications AG
Herrenschwandweg 4
CH-3280 Murten
+41 58 928 91 00