Senior Systems Engineer (m/w/d)


Berlin, Germany

Full time

Jan 21

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MetaDesign is a leading international brand consultancy.

As creative consultants, we help companies transform into the markets of tomorrow. A strong, sustainable brand is a key driver for successful business models, products and services. We develop brands with the aim of creating a coherent overall experience across all touchpoints - from design and communication to experiences on digital platforms, in stores, at trade fairs or exhibitions.

MetaDesign has offices in Beijing, Berlin, Düsseldorf, Geneva, San Francisco and Zurich. A total of around 300 employees serve clients such as Volkswagen, Porsche, Deutsche Telekom, Siemens, E.ON, Bosch, Piaget and the New York Philharmonic.

Job Description

  • You organize the operational business of the IT systems and ensure their availability
  • You are the main contact person in our customer support in the area of our SaaS solutions
  • You support administrative and planning tasks in the area of IT infrastructure
  • You are in constant exchange with the developer teams and the data center and work closely with them 
  • You are responsible for the security of the created systems
  • You are the contact person for internal applications from the IT Solutions department
  • You lead the communication with our data centers
  • You are in charge of the technical helpdesk for our customers (BMS 2nd level support)
  • You develop and test new software platforms and tools and organize their transfer into operation
  • You develop technical control mechanisms and platforms to ensure process compliance and quality assurance
  • You organize the technical development and process specifications for (external) suppliers


  1. Completed (technical) university studies in computer science or in a related field or comparable professional experience
  2. Very good knowledge of Linux Server (RedHat or CentOS), especially in setup and operation of LAMP and LEMP applications
  3. Several years of experience in application management of php applications
  4. Basic experience in HTML/CSS/JS programming and databases (MySQL)
  5. Experience in configuration and operation of monitoring systems (Icinga)
  6. Experience in hosting CMS applications (WordPress, Typo3, Drupal)
  7. Good knowledge of one or more cloud platforms such as VMware VSphere (ESXi), Microsoft Azure or Google Cloud Platform.
  8. Good knowledge of using Ansible

Additional Information

Free drinks, fruit and a fancy roof terrace we also have, but most of all we offer:

  • great brands and exciting projects at the number 1 brand agency in Germany
  • a cross-functional trainee program with a lot of creative freedom
  • inspiring collaboration and exchange with great colleagues from different disciplines
  • flexible working hours
  • a perfect start, accompanied by a "buddy" and a motivating work environment
  • regular in-house events, from informative Lunch & Learn to semi-professional after-work foosball tournaments
  • an attractive workplace in the legendary MetaHaus in Berlin-Charlottenburg

You think this is something for you? Then show us.

If you would like to work in an agency that stands for sustainable brand-oriented management, then we look forward to receiving your detailed application, stating your salary expectations and possible starting date.

We look forward to getting to know you!

(Ed: This job advertisement has been translated into English)

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