Senior SysOps (f/m/d) Spain

Signa Sports Centro Técnico • Barcelona

  • Full-time


as soon as possible

About SIGNA Sports United:

SIGNA Sports United (“SSU”) is a NYSE (New York Stock Exchange) listed specialist online sports retail company based in Berlin, Germany. We own companies and brands in various sports including bikes, tennis, outdoor and team sports. We sell equipment and apparel via our 100 own online stores, collaborate with 500+ independent brick and mortar shops, and partner with over 1000 sports brands. Together we serve 7+ million customers around the world.


About the Tech & Data team:

More than 3000 tech-focused professionals work for SIGNA Sports United around the world. We play a key role in empowering our businesses to be leaders in the digital age. We are an agile, diverse, talented, and enthusiastic team. Our locations are varied with some based alongside the businesses across Germany and the US and others at our tech hub in Barcelona, Spain.

The part you’ll play

Become part of our dynamic Team and bring in your expertise in developing our company cloud platform. Filling this role, you should be able to understand the background processes of cloud platforms as well create servers and services on that platform.

We are looking for someone who is eager to join a fast-developing team with fresh ideas and likes to set new standards within their team and company.

What will you do:

  • Maintain and develop the company wide platform infrastructure and applications
  • Improve the quality, reliability and time-to-market of our software solutions
  • Provide operational support and engineering for multiple large software applications
  • Gather and analyze metrics to assist in performance tuning and fault finding
  • Cooperate with the development teams to improve services and release procedures
  • Participate in system designing, platform management, and capacity planning
  • Create reliable systems and services through automation (follow DRY and KISS principle

What you’ll bring to the team

  • 6+ years of working experience with Unix systems Linux/*BSD
  • 6+ years of administration databases (MySQL/PgSQL), web and application services
  • Proven infrastructure troubleshooting experience
  • 3+ years working with configuration management tools such as Chef/Puppet/Saltstack/Ansible
  • 3+ years working with virtualization Xen or KVM
  • Proficient level of shell scripting (BASH, Ruby / Python)
  • Proven experience with monitoring tools like Zabbix and Prometheus
  • Security knowledge
  • Willingness to participate in on-call rotation

Nice to have

  • Natural curiosity in recent technology
  • Worked at a hosting provider or in e-commerce
  • Experience in operating cloud provider-based environments and their services
  • Experience with general-purpose programming languages and programming concepts
  • Experience with Terraform
  • Experience with containers Docker/LXC/OpenVZ/Jails
  • Experience with container orchestration Kubernetes/Nomad
  • Built and maintained CI/CD pipelines via Bamboo/GitLab/Jenkins

What you need to know

  • We celebrate diversity and are committed to building teams that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need. We at SIGNA Sports United believe that our team-spirit burns brightest when we're together. .




Our benefits

Competitive compensation 

25 days annual holiday + public bank holidays

800€ Workplace budget the first year + 200€ the rest

1.500€ Personal development budget per year

Private medical insurance

Ticket Restaurant, Transport Ticket, etc...

Flexible working hours 

Remote (within Spain)

Meet our recruiting team

Sukanya Pal
Sukanya Pal

"It has been an absolute pleasure to build our centralized tech recruiting team from scratch! As the Group Tech Recruiting Lead, I was given full autonomy to design the
function & create a roadmap for the near future. The right tech talent will make massive impact on Signa Sports United's time ahead and I am elated to be able to contribute to it."

Sukanya on LinkedIn

Danitza Oduber Correa
Danitza Oduber Correa

"My daily goal is to acquire the brightest and best people for Signa Sports United. Talent is the key to growth and hiring is the most important thing we do. You can dream and envision the greatest place in the world – but only the right set of people can make that a reality."

Danitza on LinkedIn

Sharon Liteshia Rajarathina
Sharon Liteshia Rajarathina

"I believe employees are the greatest asset a company has and strive to bring the best talent to Signa Sports United. I am passionate about what I do because I am convinced nothing is more important to the business than hiring and developing the right people."

Sharon on LinkedIn

Katherina Felicia
Katherina Felicia

"I am passionate about exploring new methods to find, attract and engage the right people with the exciting opportunities available at Signa Sports United. I enjoy working with candidates to understand their motivation and find matches who can work effectively with the business for the long-term."

Katherina on LinkedIn


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