Level 1 - IT Server Administrator

Information Technology

Reporting to

Data Center Operations Manager


24 x 7 support IT Operations located at multiple global locations and the core Group Data Center of PartnerRe located in North America, preventive system maintenance and administration, execution of data center procedures as part of incident, problem and change management

Area of responsibilities

  • Stable and reliable Infrastructure Operations
  • Compliance with internal and external policies and regulations
  • Execute defined processes and procedures
  • Ability to resolve of incidents and resolutions to reoccurring or new problems
  • Assist in preventive maintenance and development of IT Infrastructure Services
  • Administration of Windows and Linux servers - ex. monitoring, patching, deployment in a highly virtualized environment
  • Administration of Database Servers
  • Maintain System documentation, knowledge base, inventories and Disaster Recovery
  • Sharing knowledge and experience to other team members and management for continuous improvement


  • Excellent knowledge of English, German and/or French is a plus
  • 3 – 5 years experience working in in data center and infrastructure operations
  • Ability to work in shifts
  • Excellent experience in Windows Server technologies. Skills in  Linux Server, Oracle database and application knowledge would be advantegeous
  • Experience with virtualization technology, VMWare vsphere preferred
  • Experiences with overall IT operations and process framework e.g. ITIL

Education/Further requirements

  • Well organized, attentive to detail, ability to think logically, proactive, flexible, able to work under pressure, able to adapt to changes
  • Willingness to go the extra mile
  • Excellent time management and communication skills
  • Strong ability to learn, be responsible and take ownership
  • Team oriented

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