DC Operations (Microsoft) Engineer

Vattenfall AB
Stockholm (Solna), Sweden
den 16 september 2021
den 11 oktober 2021
Vattenfall is one of Europe's largest generators of electricity and the largest producer of heat. The Vattenfall Group has slightly more than 20,000 employees. Vattenfall's core markets are Sweden, Germany and the Netherlands. The Group also conducts business in Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Poland and the UK.

Vattenfall IT is the internal IT provider for the entire Vattenfall Group. It is an international shared service center, providing efficient and reliable IT services and support to the Vattenfall Group. 1.300 IT Engineers located in Denmark, Finland, Netherlands, Germany, Poland and Sweden work for us.

Our department

The DC Hosting Team is an international Team within the Data Center Department which is responsible for delivery of OS ready hosts and maintain the whole infrastructure within our on-premise Data Centers: physical Servers, virtual environment and Windows OS Maintenance. We are looking for ambitious Engineer to step into daily operations as well as internal assignments. We are looking for open-minded person who:

• Has fun in managing tasks related to Microsoft Server Operating Systems, including incident management

• Has fun in writing the documentation same as diving into troubleshooting

• Is familiar with scripting and web designing

• Presents soft skills like open communication and self-organization

• Knows DevOps way of working and ITIL processes

Main Responsibilities

As an Operations Engineer you will manage internal tools and applications, develop the functionality, setup new systems. You will develop automation scripts, internal portals and dashboards. You will be responsible of continuously improve quality of data stored in the documentation and local databases and manage incidents on 2nd and 3rd level and troubleshoot problems.

Your qualifications as Operations Engineer

We believe that you are familiar with scripting and know DevOps and ITIL processes. You are open for changes and you even don't hesitate to propose them yourself. We believe that you feel motivated in writing the documentation as well as diving into troubleshooting. We put value in your soft skills and believe that you have good communication skills and are a self-organized person. Further you have:

• Very good English skills, both written and spoken. Swedish, German, Polish or Dutch are beneficial

• Good knowledge in Microsoft Server systems on deep operational level, ability to do troubleshooting, look for performance and/or stability problems

• Willingness to work out of specific working hours (over hours, on-call, late shifts)

• Experience in automation of processes, knowledge about tools and scripting languages like VBScript, PowerShell, .NET, etc.

• Bachelor or University degree

Beneficial requirements

• Basic knowledge about virtualization and containerization tools

• Basic knowledge about Microsoft Cloud Services

• Basic experience in Project or Service Management

• Basic knowledge about organization of Data Center infrastructure (Server, Storage, Network) and DC facility such as cooling, racks etc.

• Meritorious certificates:

o Microsoft certificate

o ITIL foundation certificate

o VMware or RedHat certificates could be an advantage

Location: Solna (preferred), Sweden

Our offer:

• Opportunity to work in an international environment with mixture of young and experienced, dynamic team with ambitious goals fostered by team spirit and open communication

• Great opportunity for professional, either technical or managerial, development

• Opportunity for self-development by using dedicated test environment

• Excellent work atmosphere

• Good benefit packages


We look forward to receiving your application with CV and cover letter in English, no later than October 10th, 2021.

For more informationabout the position you are welcome to contact Hiring Manager Andrzej Ciupa, tel. +48 32 33 28 560.

Trade union representativesin Sweden Sofi Wadström (Akademikerna), Inger Strandberg (Unionen), Christer Gustafsson (Ledarna), Lennart Bengtsson (SEKO). To get in contact with the representatives, please call Vattenfall´s switchboard +46 8 739 50 00.

Since Vattenfall is a part of the Swedish critical infrastructure, many of our services are security classed. If this position is security classed the final candidates might be subjected to a security vetting process, according to the Swedish legislation.

Liknande jobb

Liknande jobb