Windows System Admin (f/m/d) Germany

SIGNA Sports United • Berlin

  • Full-time


as soon as possible

SIGNA Sports United (SSU) is the world’s leading sports e-commerce and technology platform, with market leading positions in bike, tennis, outdoor and team sports. Our group of companies include Wiggle,, Bikester, Probikeshop, Tennis-Point, and Outfitter. We are passionate about sport and staying active.

We listed on the New York Stock Exchange in December 2021 and are the largest pure-play sports e-commerce company by revenue. We serve over 7 million active customers, have 1,000+ brand partners, and 500+ connected retail stores.

Job Objective

Due to our strong growth, we are looking to strengthen our system administration team and are looking for an experienced System Administrator at our Berlin location. As a strong generalist in system administration, you have the opportunity to join a growing team making a positive impact across a variety of efforts. Due to our quickly growing business, there are always new projects and many ways to be involved in the success of Signa Sports United! 

What you will be responsible for

  • The key focus is on ensuring stable and performant technology operations across the platform.
  • Provide system integration, hardware and software installation and configuration and deployment of servers in support of the target architecture.
  • Provide problem resolution and technical support.  
  • Support the design, validation and configuration of the technology platform. 
  • Monitor system performance in support of capacity planning, backup/restore and BCM planning. 

What we're looking for

  • You have solid experience in Information Technology as an IT specialist.
  • 5+ years’ experience in administration of Windows operating systems (Windows Server / Desktop OS) including user management with Active Directory (AD / AAD)  
  • You have experience in 1st, 2nd and, ideally, 3rd level Support or Full System Administration.
  • You have good knowledge in heterogeneous client/server environments like Windows, Linux and Mac.
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Cloud platforms and technologies including Azure, Exchange, Intune, Office, MSFT365, etc.  
  • You have full knowledge and work experience in Windows Operating Systems (Windows Server Platform), Windows Networking and Windows Server management products like WSUS.
  • Experience with virtualization technologies like Hyper-V or ESX Server. 
  • Familiarity with network protocols and standards.
  • Strong knowledge in automation with PowerShell, Bash and/or scripts.  
  • Experience with AWS administration as well as cloud migrations.  
  • You are a natural problem solver, always considering how to do things differently and you attempt to solve problems without close supervision.
  • Design / Architect experience a plus.
  • Experience with Linux administration is nice to have but not required.
  • Understand and have experience with ITIL based processes and procedures such as Incident, Problem, Change Management, etc. 
  • Team-oriented, hands-on mind-set.
  • Good communication skills in English, German is nice to have but not a must. Additional language skills are a plus.  
  • Passion for Sports and Tech is very welcomed!  

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. We also believe in flexible working models. As such, we provide a place for you to come, work and collaborate in any of our offices in the country you are employed in. And of course, you can work from home if needed.

About us

We are united by sports. Fueled by data. Accelerated by tech. More than 3000 tech-driven colleagues work for the SIGNA Sports United Group across the world. For us, every day is game day. Our teams play a key role in empowering founders and sports-businesses to lead in the digital age. 

We are many, but we move as one - with agility. Our team is diverse, talented and full of positive spirit. We are always evolving. Technology is at our core. Our Tech Teams are located on-site close to the Business. In addition, in 2020, we opened a Hub, our Centro Tecnico, in Barcelona. 

News & Insights

since 15.12.2021 we are listed on New York Stock Exchange
since 15.12.2021 we are listed on New York Stock Exchange

Since 15.12.2021 we are a publicly traded company on the New York Stock Exchange. We have been honoring this important day with some celebratory moments together with our Business Units and colleagues watching remote all around the world. Being a publicly listed company is an amazing achievement and has fueled our energy even more - we are here to conquer! If you have passion for sports - join us! Many exciting open vacancies are waiting for you!

Our benefits

Fast paced company with exciting challenges

Flat hierarchies and fast decision making

Highly self-organised and autonomous way of working

Open and transparent international company culture

Exciting Combination of Tech and Sports e-commerce

Very dynamic environment with sport-enthusiastic colleagues


Recruitment Manager

I’m Tayla, The Recruitment Manager at SIGNA-Sports United.

Throughout my career I have had a people-centric focus. It is what drives me and gives me purpose. My passion is to help others, explore and accomplish their dreams.

With an analytical mindset and a passion for people recruitment became my home. A home where I
could build strong relationships and match candidates with their dream positions and careers. My
purpose has always been about inspiring, encouraging and fulfilling aspirations.

Hence why I started at SSU, it is a place that encourages growth, autonomy and innovation. An
environment where your opinions are valued and your impact great. A place filled with passionate
people, hardworking and collaborative, with a team spirit that inspires.

Be INSPIRED, by joining an amazing team of high-calibre individuals that are passionate about sports
and the outdoors. We are SPORTS ENTHUSIASTS, we are DRIVEN, we are PASSIONATE, and we are INNOVATIVE!

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