System / Application Admin (Database Migration) - Remote

  • Contact: Jamie Jenkins
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 6 months +
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Location: Hamburg, Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg
  • Salary: €45 - €65 per hour
  • Expiry Date: 15 August 2021
  • Job Ref: BBBH187110_1626427914

System / Application Administrator (Application and Database Migration)

Remote Working (need to collect equipment in Hamburg at start)

Initial contract till end of the year + extensions afterwards

Job Description:
We are looking for someone to contribute in a complex application migration project in a high secure environment where we are migrating into new datacenters.

Your responsibilities:

- Define and analyze application landscape which is underlying production

- Define and analyze database landscape supporting applications in production

- Identify and introduce maintenance processes/improvement

- We collaborate with our IT with focus on:

o Windows 2016, 2019, .NET

o VMware, ESX, Hyper-V

o Docker (swarm), Kubernetes (orchestration)

o Splunk, ELK/Kibana for application and database monitoring

o MSSQL 2017 and 2019

- Cooperation with software development team to introduce new systems into operations

- Planning and execution of application migration within secure environments

- Cooperation with service provider to ensure that all infrastructure and network requirements are met (availability, reliability and security)

- Execution of ITIL processes

Your Profile:

- Master/Bachelor in Information Technology, Industrial Engineering, Manufacturing or similar education with a minimum of 3-5 years of experience in managing of IT applications in highly available environments,

- Profound knowledge of application and database migration resp. operation

- Able to see the big picture

- Good organizational and team collaboration skills

- Good time management skills with the ability to plan and prioritize

- Fluent in English and German (desired)

- Comfort with ambiguity, agile environments or unpredictability

- Self-motivated, autonomous and taking initiative