System Administrator (Linux)

Start your career at Zurich Insurance Company Ltd
Place of work
Bratislava I, Bratislava-Old Town
Contract type
Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards
Minimum salary that we offer for this position is 2000€ plus other pay elements based on your experience.
Field of work
Risk Management Services

The way we are

We want to tell you one thing: We care for our employees.
As a part of our team - you become the essence of our business, because you add value to everything that we do.

Caring for well-being

Unique career

Caring for communities

Caring for development

Cooperating and sharing

Why you will like us

  • we have that kind of environment that welcomes any ideas that are pushing the envelope
  • we work hard, but we value your work-life balance
  • we make the difference – the unique bottom-to-top program that motivates employees to make Zurich Insurance a better place to work
  • our Development weeks will help you improve your skills

Interested already?

Send CV to the company

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

The Zurich Risk Modelling Platform (RMP) is a complex system consisting of in-house and third-party applications running on a combination of Linux servers, Windows servers, and SQL Server databases.  The Linux services are primarily in Docker containers running under Kubernetes.   

The system is developed and operated by a DevOps team with development primarily in Zurich and operations primarily in Bratislava.  

Your main responsibilities would be:
  • This role is for an experienced system administrator able to troubleshoot and resolve issues with Linux servers.
  • Performing regular maintenance tasks and resolving incidents.  

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Master's degree)

Personality requirements and skills

  • University level education, e.g Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Physical Sciences or Engineering - 2-5 years of relevant experience as a Linux system administrator
  • Linux system administration required (Redhat)
  • intermediate level Basic Kubernetes and Docker containers experience is beneficial
  • Firewall and networking knowledge and ability to network traffic troubleshoot (Wireshark, tcpdump)
  • Reverse proxies configuration and troubleshooting
  • Fluent in English  


Brief description of the company

Zurich Insurance Company Ltd is a leading multi-line insurer that serves its customers in global and local markets. With about 53,000 employees, it provides a wide range of property and casualty, and life insurance products and services in more than 210 countries and territories. Zurich’s customers include individuals, small businesses, and mid-sized and large companies, as well as multinational corporations.

Zurich Bratislava is a Slovakia-based competence center for highly specialized services in the areas of Life Actuarial, Non-life Pricing & Analytics, Claims, Risk Management, Business Intelligence, IT Application Development and Service Management - as well as Insurance Network Management.

An international workforce of more than 200 talented professionals are supporting Zurich business units around the globe with value added services.

Number of employees

200-249 employees

Company address

Zurich Insurance Company Ltd, organizačná zložka
Mýtna 48
811 07 Bratislava


Contact person: Ing. Zuzana Pachingerova
E-mail: send CV
ID: 3780663   Dátum zverejnenia: 7.10.2019   Pracovná ponuka je prevzatá z inej stránky alebo zdroja. Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   Minimum salary that we offer for this position is 2000€ plus other pay elements based on your experience.