— Ideally 5 years of experience in infrastructure engineering/DevOps role in highly available environment
— Strong background in Linux/Unix Administration
— Proficient with the Docker ecosystem and Kubernetes
— Experience working with authentication and authorisation protocols
— Solid working knowledge of databases (MongoDB) and message-queues (RabbitMQ, IBM websphere, etc.)
— Strong analytical & design skills and structured/systematic in your approach
— Excellent communicator, able to adapt style and detail to the audience
— Motivated, self-directed and driven
— Fluent in English
— A Master’s degree in computer science, mathematics, physics, or engineering is a big plus
— Prior financial services experience is also an asset but not a requirement
— A very flexible job in a fast-growing Swiss fintech company and the chance to become part of a highly skilled, agile team
— Competitive, based on experience and match to profile
Are you passionate about building robust, scalable and real time web applications? Vestr is looking for an IT DevOps Engineer to:
— Design and implement an industry leading platform for financial products
— Be hands on, to install and configure the Node.js-based infrastructure stack
— Be responsible for the development environment and the cloud-based solution
— Design the technical infrastructure for both containerized and traditional deployments
— Be innovative, leveraging the latest technologies and your experience to offer the best application
— Plan, evaluate, migrate, develop, implement, configure, test and roll out systems (hardware, networks, controls)
— Collaborate with the internal scrum teams and external stakeholders, including IT departments of large banks
Virtido is an entrepreneurial and innovative IT company headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland. We realize ideas and projects — from strategic concept to technical implementation closely alongside our dynamic clients with a strong focus on start-up or fast-growing companies.
Since inception in 2015, we have grown rapidly to currently 80+ professionals in Switzerland and Western-Ukraine.
About the client
Our client, Vestr (www.vestr.com) is a Swiss based FinTech startup founded in 2017. The company’s mission is to digitalize the entire value chain from product creation to trade execution, reporting, and audit trails for Actively Managed Certificates (AMCs) — a family of financial products that is very similar in character to investment funds. Vestr has received solid funding by SIX Group (Swiss Exchange) and others.
The product’s core engine relies on an event-driven, service-oriented Node.js framework written in TypeScript.
End clients, which include one of Europe’s largest private bank, can choose between a managed service, entirely hosted in Switzerland, and an on-premises solution.