Sartorius AG

System Engineer Databases and Backup () (m/w/d)

ab sofort

37069 Göttingen


We are currently seeking a System Engineer Databases and Backup (m|f|d) for our Information Technology business unit at Sartorius Corporate Administration GmbH based at our headquarters in Göttingen or Berlin. In this role you will be responsible for the global infrastructure on-premises and in the cloud. In addition to daily business operations, you will be responsible for the continuous development and improvement of the infrastructure. Furthermore, you will be involved in exciting projects and actively drive the cloud strategy.

What you will accomplish together with us

  • Take over the support of a complex, enterprise-wide hybrid database and backup infrastructure (cloud and on-premise) in terms of utilization, performance and security

  • Develop and implement new solutions and continuous improvement of the current environment

  • Involvement in international IT projects

  • Support internal customers with regard to cloud and on-premise IT infrastructure solutions

  • Take care of the operation, maintenance, monitoring and automation of the enterprise database and backup and recovery infrastructure in a global team

  • Creating and updating the documentation of IT systems and services as well as the related operational processes

What will convince us

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, comparable qualifications required and experience in Life Sciences or Pharmaceutical industry is desirable

  • Several years of relevant professional experience with MS SQL Database standalone and AlwaysOn Availability Groups, Linux-based databases such as PostgreSQL (other database engine types also quite desirable)

  • Several years of relevant professional experience with Veeam enterprise backup solutions in a VMWare environment

  • Familiarity with IaaS and cloud backup solutions in MS Azure using Azure backup or Veeam

  • Knowledge in automation and scripting using Powershell and/or Terraform

  • Fluent English is a requirement, German or French language skills are desirable

  • First certificates (ITIL Foundation, MCSE) completed

  • Occasional willingness to travel to our worldwide locations

  • Identification with our core values: Sustainability, Openness, Enjoyment

What we offer

Our ambition is to simplify progress in life science research and the biopharmaceutical industry to help translate scientific findings into new therapeutics faster and more efficiently. So that more people can obtain access to better medicine. Nearly 15,000 employees at more than 60 production and sales locations worldwide are committed to this vision. And together, we have grown strongly over the past years. Do you also want to contribute to our vision? Grow with us and benefit from working with a Global Player that has kept its familiar atmosphere #growwithus #greatopportunity:

  • Intelligent work environment: Open-space offices and the latest equipment, green campus, roof terraces, and break rooms featuring different themes for relaxing

  • Generous company cafeteria (also organic, vegetarian/ vegan dishes) & Italian bistro serving home-made ice cream

  • Work-life balance: flextime, working from home

  • Attractive compensation

  • Free WiFi throughout the entire Sartorius Campus

  • Feel-good factor right from the beginning: Family-style working atmosphere and solidarity

  • Parking spaces conveniently located right across the street from the company; good bus connections

We look forward to receiving your application.

We look for employees who would like to grow with us and move the innovative life sciences sector forward. In the process, we focus on agile project work, mutual support within teams and working as equals. Sartorius thrives as a company with people who give their very best every day and who are eager to develop personally and professionally.

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