System Engineer - focus on DBA

Are you ready to establish a Swiss-based subsidiary - TX Services - in Belgrade with us? Then apply today! We are excited to get to know you!

As Switzerland’s leading digital hub, we provide our media and platforms with ideal framework conditions, support them through investments in technology, and create space for them to develop individually. We stand for interdisciplinary collaboration, innovation and dynamic development.

We are on the move – and want to keep moving. We are farsighted. We are proactive. We are courageous. We are TX. TX Services is a part of TX Group.

The Enterprise Infrastructure Services (EIS) team is structured in 4 teams, consisting of Project Managers and 3 other teams, counting a total of 28 people. We are providing services for the majority of the TX Group companies. From Network connectivity, WAN, LAN, WLAN and VoIP telephony solutions, through users identities and access management over hybrid cloud solutions and platforms, we do offer secure and highly available solutions to application managers and developers. Our team members are spread from Lausanne, Bern, Zürich and Belgrade, with international backgrounds but we try to make sure to create frequent opportunities travelling for face to face meetings and team events. We have an agile way of working and embrace the DevOps principles.

As we keep on expanding, we are currently looking for a System Engineer focusing on DBA, and would like to welcome you on board with us very soon.

What you'll do:

  • Collaborate with Enterprise Infrastructures Services (EIS) teams to solve incident/problems by understanding databases principles 
  • Develop and maintain our internal database service based on MSSQL server (Availability groups & standalone)
  • Work with projects/teams to provide the best suitable solution in various contexts (e.g. AWS RDS, OnPremise, MongoDB Atlas, MySQL, etc.)
  • Develops and maintains automations, recovery tools and scripts.
  • Audit and report valuable KPI’s for our customers and for EIS organization
  • Support the database operators with best practices and learnings
  • Support and maintain on premise Windows servers (OS level)
  • Work on weakness of our platforms based on the chaos engineering principle
  • Attend agile ceremonies (daily, backlog refinement, retrospective, etc.) 
  • Work with Monitoring team to implement new solutions (Prometheus & Grafana)
  • Have a basic knowhow of the different database types (MongoDB, MySQL, MSSQL, etc.)
  • Aggregate data and present in weekly service health meetings

We are looking for:

  • High school diploma or equivalent. Associate’s Degree or Master in computer related discipline. 
  • More than five years of experience with Databases and especially with Microsoft SQL server
  • Two years of recent experience with cloud services like AWS or related experience is required.
  • Experience on technical security with focus on Identity and Access management
  • Have a understanding of what is CICD (Continuous integration and continuous development) and infrastructure as code (yaml, Json, Kubernetes)
  • Familiar with monitoring technologies (Prometheus, CheckMK, Grafana)
  • Autonomous, structured and flexible person with a strong team spirit
  • Good presentation skills as well as excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Fluent in English (C2/C1), German/French is a plus

 Our offer:

  • Be a part of the new established Swiss based subsidiary - TX Services in Belgrade
  • Competitive salary and a variety of fringe benefits
  • Great equipment
  • International team and working environment of talented and fun people
  • Personal further education, as well as regular international travels
  • Opportunity to grow both professionally and personally in a stimulating environment
  • Excellent work-life balance

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Why choose us?

Joining TX Services is a unique opportunity to grow and define the company.

  • Shape the Company

    Those joining TX Services in the early stages will play key roles in shaping the future growth and culture of the company.

  • The Long Game

    We're about investing in you long term. The businesses in Switzerland TX Services you will work with are healthy, stable, and growing, and we want people that will enjoy sticking around for the ride.

  • Own the Product

    Between Serbia and Switzerland, we regard everyone as equal partners in a product's success, with a role to play in all parts of the lifecycle.

  • Travel

    Regular events and opportunities to travel to Switzerland and around Europe.

Right from the Start

Teams working on TX Services projects are involved in all aspects of the product lifecycle, from initial inception through to design, development and delivery.

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