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IT Operations Engineer (d/f/m)

RemoteAustria, Niederösterreich, Stockerau/WienTechnology & Engineering

Here’s what we’re looking for

As an IT Operations Engineer, you will join our well-established Operations team to master the following tasks:

  • Ensure that our apps are available to millions of users at the same time while meeting the highest security requirements.
  • Administration and monitoring of our Kubernetes cluster
  • Migration of our legacy services to the cloud
  • Linux system administration (firewall, web and application server, database, file server, etc.)
  • Monitoring and maintenance of the service and network infrastructure
  • Support of our server farm
  • Troubleshooting (hardware and software)
  • Close cooperation with our developers and DevOps specialists

You can learn more about us here:

We practice an open communication, are proud of our products, but also do not hide our current weak points:

  • We have a 10+ year old web application and a 35+ year old Windows application, and you will have to manage some remaining legacy issues. A focus is currently on reducing technical debt and accelerating our development, while maintaining quality.
  • We are also developing one of the most successful native mobile application for iOS and Android, in the school organization sector.
  • We have ambitious goals and need your help to achieve them together as a team. In some areas of cooperation, be it communication, processes or structures, we have not yet reached the level where we would like to be, but we are already on a very good path.

Essential skills for your mission

  • First and foremost, we are looking for smart people who enjoy their work and are a pleasure to work with.
  • Hands-on experience working with large Linux environments
  • Knowledge in managing Kubernetes environments
  • Enjoy automating processes
  • Ability to work independently
  • Good verbal and written communication in German and/or English. We offer additional support in learning the German language.
  • Good problem-solving skills and attention to detail

Bonus skills

  • Experience in several of the following technologies a plus:
    • New Stack: Kubernetes, Kafka, nginx, Apache Tomcat, HAProxy, MariaDB, ELK Stack.
    • Legacy Stack: Apache HTTP, Nagios, MySQL, VMWare

Interested? Great. For this position we offer a market-oriented salary range between 30,000 Euro and 60,000 Euro gross per year (38.5h/week and no all-in) in our team. Depending on your qualifications and professional experience, you will decide on your salary together with the team.

Austria, Niederösterreich, Stockerau/Wien
Technology & Engineering
Austria, Niederösterreich, Stockerau/Wien
Technology & Engineering

Who we are and what we care about

We make everyday life at school easier by connecting millions of time-tablers, teachers, students, and parents in more than 26.000 schools around the world. Our portfolio includes a web application, a Windows client and native apps for iOS and Android.

To maintain our connected culture with 100+ employees we value reliability, courage, passion & enthusiasm, and mutual support.

For the last 50+ years we have been building solutions in the field of school organization and recently made the decision to create a new generation of our products.

What awaits you with us

Flexible working hours & locations

Our employees choose for themselves which working hours and which work locations are best for them. Besides home office, we offer modern workspaces within Vienna and an award-winning headquarters in Stockerau - in case you want to have a coffee with your colleagues.


We foster a culture of collective improvement and celebrate our failures on a regular basis. Your buddy and people guide will help you feel comfortable with us.

Teams & Communication

We encourage agile, autonomous teams and self-management. We also foster flat decision-making structures, communication at eye level, and product and customer centricity.

Continuous learning

As a company in the EdTech industry, continuous improvement and learning is very important to us. That's why we offer internal training programs, a budget for your personal growth and coaching.

Family, Fitness & Health

We help young families and support them with one month of paid leave for the father after the birth of the child. We offer a subsidized lunch and thus also support the local economy. In addition, you can work out in our (own) gym, both in Vienna and Stockerau.

Top-modern equipment

We offer cutting-edge technical equipment both in the office and for your home office.

You can not fulfill all wishes? No problem!

We don't expect you to be able to do everything. We want you to share your experiences with your colleagues and our partners. We value an open, positive culture, trust and continuous learning.

Untis GmbH