System Administrator / Düsseldorf based

  • Responsible for managing, troubleshooting, licensing, and updating hardware and software assets.
  • Manage network servers and technology tools
  • Set up accounts and workstations
  • Assist authorized users in relation to operation of the company’s system hardware, various modules and supporting personal computers; coordination and assistance in setting up systems in 30+ warehouses throughout Germany
  • Monitor performance and maintain systems according to requirements
  • Troubleshoot issues and outages
  • Ensure security through access controls, backups and firewalls
  • Upgrade systems with new releases and models
  • Develop expertise to train staff on new technologies
  • Build an internal wiki with technical documentation, manuals and IT policies

  • Proven experience as a System Administrator, Network Administrator or similar role
  • Experience with databases, networks (LAN, WAN) and patch management
  • Knowledge of system security (e.g. intrusion detection systems) and data backup/recovery
  • Ability to create scripts in Python, Perl or other language
  • Familiarity with various operating systems and platforms
  • Resourcefulness and problem-solving aptitude
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • BSc/Ba in Information Technology, Computer Science or a related discipline; professional certification is a plus
  • German – Fluent; English – B2 level