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We drive the transformation of the financial markets. That’s why we invest in bright minds, in their ideas, knowledge and development. We do that by combining our best sides.

 

If you would like to find out why stability makes us so agile, why experience makes us so curious and why empathy makes us so impactful, apply now for the position of

 

 

 DevOps Engineer API-Management

Zurich | 80-100% | Reference 4345

 

 

SIX Group AG in Zurich is looking for a motivated, talented, and experienced Platform Engineer, who is passionate about innovation, to help us build and run a highly efficient, scalable and automated API Management Platform for our services. 

You will work within an international team that develops and maintains the API platform for multiple lines of business and act as an advocate for the API Management platform. You will work cross-functionally with Architects, Engineers, Business Analysts, and Service Managers across multiple teams in a rapidly evolving environment. You will partner with and enable business app developers to evangelize the use of API best practices by focusing on scalability, maintainability, and reuse. 

To be successful in this role, you have a background in automation and thrive working cross functionally in an Agile Team. You will drive and enforce standardization, simplification and scalability by taking over responsibility as DevOps, challenging the status quo, bringing in new ideas and solutions. The automation and platforms you will build, integrate and maintain will enable SIX and its partners to keep pace with constantly evolving business requirements. Home office is possible 3 days a week.

 

 

What You Will Do

  • take the lead in enhancing and maintaining the development and operation of the API Management platform that enables entire SIX and its clients 
  • use your interpersonal skills to work very closely to shape the discussion with architecture, security, and the platform provisioning team to facilitate the best possible usage of our platform
  • improve engineering standards and drive continuous automation of processes and building and maintaining multi-stage CI/CD pipelines using tools like Jenkins, Ansible 
  • participate in security assessments and audits as well as stay on top of latest developments in automation and platform engineering and educate other team members and stakeholders
  • on-call duties (home office possible – 3 days a week)
 

What You Bring 

  • experience with and opinionated about containerization (OpenShift), infrastructure as code, and other cloud platform concepts 
  • good understanding and practical experience of DevOps practices and automation frameworks (e.g., Ansible, Helm) as well as knowledge with the implementation of API service architectures (SOAP, REST), using any API management systems such as KONG, Apigee, or Axway
  • communicative team-player, able to coordinate, steer, and make decisions
  • experience with log aggregation products (Splunk, Grafana, Prometheus) and knowledge and experience in monitoring as well as programming knowledge in Python, JAVA or Golang is a bonus 
  • proficient in German and English both verbal and writing
 

If you have any questions, please call Corinne Schmuki at +41 58 399 3365.

 

For this vacancy we only accept direct applications.

 

Diversity is important to us. Therefore, we are looking to receiving applications regardless of any personal background. 

What We Offer

Flexible Work Models
We trust our employees and offer a work environment that is well-balanced, productive and fosters success. 

Personal Development
You will benefit from a culture of continuous learning and feedback. Your personal growth is supported through an extensive learning offering.

Agile Working Methods 
Whether through scrum or design thinking,
we solve exciting tasks together in teams.