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System Administrator - Technical Operations Engineer (m/f)

Permanent employee, Full-time · München

About us
7TV is a digital company with the big ambition to combine all your favorite movies, shows, live television channels, and exciting video content into one place and deliver the most comprehensive user-friendly video entertainment service in the world. We believe everyone should have access to their favorite and personalized content a click or two away whether they are sitting at home or on the go.

If you share our passion, care deeply about user experience, value teamwork and ownership, and thrive in a dynamic fast-paced environment, then we'd love to talk to you. You will be building the new platform from the ground up alongside a fast growing team of incredible people, backed by some of the biggest names in digital entertainment: ProSiebenSat.1 and Discovery Networks International (+ more to come!).
7TV Office

7TV Joint Venture GmbH
Landsbergerstr. 110
80339 München​​​

About the job..

We currently have a need for a Systems Administrator/Technical Operations Engineer to support our internal IT Systems, support staff with day to day requirements and support our development teams with custom solutions. You will work in a team environment and be responsible for ensuring that our complete IT landscape is functional, secure and tuned for high availability. In addition, this individual will work on special projects as needed. On call support might be required on a rotating schedule. 

What would you do


  • Design, configure, deploy and maintain infrastructure systems including physical hardware, virtualized platforms, and application solutions

  • Tune hardware and software configurations for optimal performance 

  • Deploy cloud based solutions as required to meet business needs 

  • Responsible for maximizing system uptime and availability, ensuring functional and performance SLAs in close co-operation with our service providers 


  • Configure and maintain comprehensive monitoring solutions 

  • Work closely level1/level2 service provider teams to provide proactive monitoring solutions 

  • Respond to automated notifications of problem events and resolution of those issues 

  • Coordinate the required issue resolution and provide on-call and after-hours support 


  • Server administration, including system updates and configuration 

  • Responds to incidents to ensure system availability and meet service level objectives

  • Performs detailed problem troubleshooting, problem resolution, and root cause analysis

  • Review systems 


  • Provide technical support to tiered helpdesk teams to assist in resolving complex technical issues/solutions 

  • Actively participate in Tier I, Tier II and Tier III support for production systems 

  • Investigate, triage, and resolve issues with development, QA, UAT, staging, and production system virtual machines and physical servers

What do you need
  • Computer Science or related undergraduate degree 

  • 3+ years of industry IT experience 

  • Linux/AWS certifications are a plus 

  • Excellent analytical, troubleshooting, and research skills with performance issues in production and development environments 

  • Excellent interpersonal skills 

  • Experience installing, configuring, monitoring, and maintaining the Backend systems including virtualized and cloud based systems as well as internal workstations 

  • Devops utilizing cloud based solutions (Aws) 

  • Experience designing, building and working on desktop and server class hardware configurations 

  • Experience with monitoring and maintaining cloud based solutions 

  • Experience with remote access technologies to support remote customer systems 

  • Knowledge of network computing, information system security, DNS, software licensing, IT best practices, capacity planning, etc. 

  • Broadcast and media industry experience is a huge plus 

Why you’ll love working at 7TV
  • Fast-paced startup with an already strong and healthy user base

  • Great opportunities for personal and professional growth

  • Ability to put your stamp on an innovative product

  • Passionate, diverse, and supportive team members

  • Open, transparent, and bureaucracy-free company culture

  • Office located in the heart of Munich

  • Competitive compensation package

  • Flexible working times

  • Homeoffice

We're fast, well-funded and growing quickly. It's an exciting time to join us!

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