At Zattoo we are building the TV platform of the future. We are looking for a Datacenter Specialist to join our Operations team. We control the whole chain from satellite and Multicast ingest through hosting hundreds of servers, petabyte-scale storage and Tbps-scale streaming. There are many exciting areas to work on and to push TV to a new level.
You will play a key role in ensuring a stable operation of our services, scaling our infrastructure and optimizing our network.
Operation, maintenance and renewal of the entire high-availability data center infrastructure
Installation and expansion of hardware and its cabling - e.g. servers and switches
Hardware troubleshooting and replacement
All patches within the datacenter - fiber optic, copper, etc.
Participation in conversions to optimize and expand the datacenters
Documentation of the datacenter inventory - e.g. cabling, location of servers, etc.
Some night maintenances will be required (< 5% total work time)
Emergency work during incidents
Perform day to day maintenance on servers, e.g. Debian/Linux installation
Experience in operation, installation and troubleshooting in all areas of a datacenter
Proven knowledge of hardware installation and operations ( cooling, power and optical fiber cross-connects)
Understanding basic cooling and electrical skill
Understanding of fiber optical cables and standards
Experience as a data center specialist, systems administrator or operations position, ideally operating a high traffic service or hosting provider
Comfortable working with remote colleagues, multidisciplinary teams and external partners
Fluent verbal and written English language skills
Experience with Linux/Debian
Basic network knowledge
Basic training in electrical engineering
Fundamental understanding of the Internet and modern web services (e.g. http(s), TCP/IP, Streaming)
Reward: strong market competitive salary
Recharge: 27 days vacation plus public holidays
Regulate: trust based flexible working hours
We’re sharing: Free access to the best streaming experience on the market
We’re developing: your own development budget, German classes and Zattoo all-company Hack days
We’re inclusive: ‘Zattooies’ are a fun, engaged, and diverse team made up of 44+ nationalities
We’re healthy: Health checks, team sports, daily organic fruit bowls
We’re responsible: We are taking positive action on our carbon footprint
We’re sociable: Lunches, in-house bar, BBQ’s, socials, summer party, annual off-site event
Zattoo enables our users to view indiscriminately and we reflect that in our team too. Regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by law we encourage everyone to apply and will give everyone equal consideration. We are an equal opportunities employer, join us and help build a diverse team dedicated to the future of TV.
You can learn more about us at: https://zattoo.com