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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



 Senior System Engineer DevOps

Zurich | 80-100 % | Reference 3023


SIX Digital Exchange (SDX), a company owned by the Swiss Stock exchange, is building the first market infrastructure in the world to offer a fully integrated end to end trading, settlement and custody service for digital assets.


This is an extraordinary opportunity to work in the heart of the financial industry, which is at the turning point of a major change. If you like to work in a highly collaborative team with determination, then SDX is the place for you.
Do you want to work in an agile, self-organized environment where passion, trust and innovation are paramount? We are looking for a DevOps platform engineer with programming experience to help us move forward. This is a very interesting environment in close cooperation with various business units and both internal and external customers.
Are manual repetitive activities just as much of an issue in your eyes as they are with us and are you up to the challenge of working with previously unknown systems? Then you can help us with your scripting and programming skills to automate operational aspects in a modern infrastructure and to establish CI / CD across platforms across all plat



What You Will Do

  • Automation of platforms and their integration processes using OpenShift/Kubernetes

  • Advanced Deployment Automation for a fully automated infrastructure

  • Further development of the infrastructure and associated tools and the documentation of processes and solutions

  • Advancing a CI / CD approach at the platform level (Infrastructure as Code)

  • Defining and establishing test automation as well as improvements to the agile process

  • Containerization projects with Docker and Kubernetes


What You Bring

  • University degree or equivalent, preferably with a degree in information technology 
  • At least 10 years relevant work experience in a similar capacity, ideally with experience of leading and managing a team
  • Experience of Kubernetes / OpenShift is essential and a familiarity with Java, Python, Go and experience of Continuous Integration and with the tools and processes (Jenkins & GitLab) is highly desirable
  • Possess monitoring and alerting capabilities using Grafana and Prometheus
  • Knowledge of agile methods (Lean, Kanban, Scrum, ...) are desirable
  • Experience in the financial services industry and a passion for working with emerging technologies

If you have any questions, please call Simon Clarke at +44 79 601 606 53.


For this vacancy we only accept direct applications in English.


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.