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System Administrator m/f/d

System Administrator


The Company

tick Trading Software AG is an ISV (Independent Software Vendor) and ASP (Application Service Provider) in the field of exchange access and trading frontends.

With its core product, the innovative trading platform TradeBase MX, tick-TS is one of the leading providers in this field, with thousands of installations, over 60 institutional customers and several million transactions per day, and cooperates with ABN AMRO Clearing, HSBC Trinkaus or the UniCredit Group, among others.


Your Tasks

  • Support and further develop our highly available SaaS infrastructure:
    • Installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting of the server park (primarily Linux, small share Windows and Solaris, partly physical, partly VMware) and the applications running on it
    • Management of our own platform "TradeBase MX" in close coordination with software development and product control
    • Management of 3rd party software (exchange systems, middleware)
    • Network management (multipoint Internet connection, financial extranets, LAN) on all layers with carrier grade hardware
      MySQL database administration
    • Definition, monitoring and reporting of service level agreements
  • Support of office infrastructure: desktop and mobile communication, VoIP, desktop and notebook clients (primarily Windows)
  • Remote support of customer deployments
  • All this in two-shift operation (early/late shift)


Your Profile

  • Trained as an IT specialist in systems integration or experience in a similar position
  • Very knowledgeable in the management of Linux systems (CentOS/Redhat)
  • Very knowledgeable of IP-based networks and related protocols and services
  • Experience with VMware
  • Experience with MySQL
  • Independent, self-reliant way of working as well as team and communication skills
  • Good knowledge of German and English, both written and spoken
  • Class 3 or B driver's license


We offer

  • The opportunity to work with modern technologies
  • A workplace in the heart of Düsseldorf
  • Pleasant working atmosphere and a modern working environment
  • Attractive and performance-related compensation
  • Flat hierarchies and short decision-making processes
  • The possibility to help develop our company

Interested? We look forward to receiving your application, including your salary expectations and your earliest possible starting date by e-mail to:


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