System Administrator/DevOps Engineer

Start your career at Zurich Insurance Company Ltd
Place of work
Mýtna 48, Bratislava
Contract type
Wage (gross)
2 000 EUR/monthFinal salary offer depends on your skills and requirements.
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

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Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Our opportunity
System Administrator/DevOps Engineer

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.

As System Administrator/DevOps Engineer, your main responsibilities will involve:

• This role is for an experienced system administrator able to troubleshoot and resolve outages with Linux servers. (20%)
• Performing regular maintenance tasks and resolving service desk tickets. (20%)
• Kubernetes configuration and maintenance (30%)
• Scripting and automation of operations (30%)

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

As System Administrator/DevOps Engineer, your skills and experience will ideally include:

• 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
• Intermediate Kubernetes and Docker containers experience required
• Intermediate Python scripting
• CI/CD experience with tools such as GIT and Jenkins
• Firewall and networking knowledge and ability to network traffic troubleshoot (Wireshark, tcpdump)
• Reverse proxies configuration and troubleshooting
• Candidate interested in learning cutting edge technologies and tools
• 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 - Staré mesto


Kontaktná osoba: Nikola Bilkova
E-mail: poslať životopis
ID: 4035577  Dátum zverejnenia: 18.2.2021  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 2 000 EUR/month