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Senior Solution Engineer & Cloud Integrator (m/w/d) 80-100%




Are you interested in software development, system enhancements and application stability in all environments?  Do you like to work in an interdisciplinary manner and establish interdisciplinary relationships?  Are you fond of working on projects and in a small team?

The new data protection law in Switzerland as well as in the EU and the ongoing digitization of our business model require more than ever a recurring and systematic deletion of personal data stored. A heterogeneous application landscape and the interdependencies of insurance data require a coordinated deletion of such data.  The Deletion team is responsible for orchestrating deletions across systems using a central application, for which we are looking for an experienced solution integrator as soon as possible.


Are you a self-driven senior software developer with general Cloud engineering experience?  Then this could be your new challenge!


What you do


  • As a Senior Solution Engineer & Cloud Integrator, you are the central point of contact for the integration and further development of the software product of the central Deletion Orchestration Engine at Zurich Switzerland.  
  • You ensure the technical connection of all deletion-relevant applications in the heterogeneous system landscape to this central application hosted in Azure Cloud and ensure a smooth transfer of the changes to the productive environment.  


  • You will also ensure that the software runs reliably in all environments (development, integration test, user acceptance test, production).   


  • Furthermore, you are responsible for the definition and development of installation and deployment processes.


  • You carry out problem root cause analyses and identify sustainable solutions.
  • Your area of ​​responsibility also includes the automation and continuous optimization of all technical processes.
  • Finally, you create and maintain professional and sustainable technical documentation.


What you bring


  • Solid experience in designing and implementing cloud-based applications as well as good knowledge of data storage options, messaging services and APIs
  • Extensive experience in the software development process and application lifecycle management
  • Several years of programming experience, preferably with the following characteristics
    • Java: internals, design patterns, testing, garbage collection, JVM tuning, Java 11
    • SQL
    • REST
    • Kubernetes: deployments, replicasets, sidecars, secrets, configmaps, volumemounts
    • Azure: general knowledge, AKS, vnets
    • Terraform: being able to understand current codebase and reuse patterns to make the new target infrastructure
    • Docker: being able to debug building/running issues in containers; being able to build a Dockerfile from scratch
  • Hands-on application experience with development and deployment automation tools
  • Creativity, high sense of responsibility, strong comprehension and independence paired with a high level of commitment and strong organizational skills
  • Proficient English, both verbally and in writing


  • Desired additional skills and expertise
    • German language skills
    • Kibana & ELK stack, general knowledge
    • Kafka
    • Distributed systems patterns, e.g. choreography
    • React or Angular


Your contact


Talent Acquisition Consultant: Sara Saradjen (+41 44 628 42 27) 



Additional Information


Full time and par time: 80-100%

Work location: Zurich, Oerlikon

Remote Work: up to 70%


We look forward to receiving your online application - even without a cover letter.

You are welcome to convince us of your motivation in a personal meeting.



Who we are


Zurich is a strong brand - more than 1.4 million Swiss customers place their trust in our products and services.  Our 53,000 employees worldwide form the basis of our success, helping our customers in 210 countries and territories to understand and protect themselves from risk. In order to deliver our services, we offer our employees flexible working models and interesting opportunities for further training & development. As a Zurich employee you benefit from a multitude of advantages as well as a strong culture, characterized by acceptance, diversity and team spirit.


At Zurich, we foster a culture of diversity and inclusion. Our purpose and values are designed to protect, inspire confidence and help our employees reach their full potential. We value and defend what is right and promote opportunities for equity among our professionals, regardless of gender, disability, LGBTQ +, race, ethnicity, generations, belief, etc.  Our talent acquisition and hiring processes respect this commitment daily. Join Zurich and be part of this culture.



Information for recruitment agencies


Zurich accepts no applications from recruitment agencies for this position. We therefore request that recruitment agencies do not submit any candidate documents neither via our employees nor through our online career portal. We refuse any responsibility for unsolicited applications as well as any associated fees. Thank you for your understanding.



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