Junior System Engineer (m/f) 60% - 100%

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Are you interested in an exciting position in the field of cloud computing? Do the topics of OpenStack, Kubernetes, Puppet and CI/CD appeal to you?

For our growing team in Berne we are looking for a Junior System Engineer (m/f) with focus on DevOps. Immediately or by agreement.

Your responsibilities

  • Conception, development and operation of our cloud infrastructure
  • Maintenance and support of Linux environments
  • Monitoring of server and network infrastructure
  • Independent execution of customer projects
  • Collaboration in the Information Security Management System (ISMS)

Our requirements

  • Computer scientist (EFZ) 
  • Linux knowledge
  • Ability to work independently
  • Motivation and willingness to get involved in new areas and to provide above-average performance
  • Willingness to accept working hours outside regular office hours (standby duty)
  • Good knowledge of English and German
  • Team player!


  • Experience with virtualisation (OpenStack, KVM/QEMU)
  • Experience with Puppet and Hiera
  • Knowledge of a programming language like Go, Perl, PHP or Ruby

You are familiar with the following keywords and have already gained initial experience with them:

  • Kubernetes, Ceph, libvirt, MySQL/Maria DB, PostgreSQL, OpenLDAP, Zabbix, PowerDNS, HAProxy, SDN, Apache, ...

What we offer

  • A comprehensive and responsible challenge with plenty of room for ideas and initiative
  • An interesting, lively and diverse working environment
  • An open corporate culture with flat hierarchies
  • A young, motivated team
  • Flexible working hours and good social benefits
  • Free coffee
  • Degree of employment: 60% - 100%
  • Working place: Berne and home office
  • Starting date: immediately or by agreement

stepping stone Ltd

The stepping stone Ltd team operates a modern and highly automated cloud infrastructure and you will be actively involved in its further development. In addition to maintaining our OpenStack-based cloud, we design solutions based on CentOS, implement and support them. For this, we work with Puppet and use advanced Linux technologies such as POSIX ACLs and SELinux. Furthermore we work with an Information Security Management System (ISMS) according to ISO/IEC 27001.

We attach great importance to reliability and sustainability. A trusting, personal approach as well as fun and humour are of great importance to us.

Your application

Interested? Then please send us your application documents, details to your salary expectations and your possible starting date by e-mail to Human Resources.


Note for recruiters: For this position we only consider direct applications.