Job Description

Are you an initiative driven IT engineer who wants to make the difference in a high-tech environment? Do you thrive in an autonomous cross-functional team?
As a Data Backup Specialist, you will be joining a dynamic team of IT professionals who set out to deliver and operate secure backups for the complete IT infrastructure.
Building on our ambition to deliver our Platform Services applying agile practices, we are looking for somebody who brings a strong customer focus, a desire to understand the customer needs and help address their challenges. If you’re interested in all aspects of the IT services delivery process (architecture, design, implementation, testing, operations and support) you could be our ideal candidate.
What to expect?
+ You will work with the Product Owner and Squad members to define the future architecture and strategy of the backup based platform services
+ You will work with the team to implement and operate the actual solution
+ You will deploy infrastructure and software according to the change management processes
+ You will provide L2 operational support for the services provided by the backup platform squad
+ You will help our customers in the adoption of DevOps principles and best practices
+ You will have the opportunity to be or develop yourself and others in true full-stack engineers covering architecture, quality assurance, security, operations and IT infrastructure aspects
What will make you successful?
Professional skills
+ Autonomous, empowered with the ability to adapt and respond to change
+ Customer oriented and quality mindset – we continually strive to deliver true customer value
+ Open-minded, solutions oriented, and a true team player – gaining energy through collaboration with others
+ Fluent in English (spoken and written)
+ Good communication skills
+ Willing to perform occasional weekend work
+ Bachelor degree IT
+ 3-5 years of experience in a similar position

Technical skills
+ Experience in NetBackup Enterprise and OpsCenter version 7.7.x and higher
+ Experience on configuring and managing NetBackup appliances
+ Good knowledge on planning and handling Tape management
+ Good experience on problems management and root cause analysis
+ Experience on different types of backups / restores like file systems (Windows, Linux, Solaris, HP-UX), Databases (SQL Server, Oracle, Exchange) and VMware, including NetBackup catalog
+ Good skills on NetBackup performance optimization
+ Basic system administration experience on Windows, HP-UX, Solaris, RedHat Linux and knowledge on VMware would be an added value
+ Advanced trouble shooting skills and able to identify the severity for both NetBackup hard- and software issues and liaising with NetBackup support
What we offer?
• A competitive salary and a generous range of benefits.
• You will work in a truly international environment with main hubs across 3 continents and since we are a relatively small company (3000 employees), we can still operate fast
• A fantastic working environment.
• We are an Equal Opportunity Employer promoting a culture of continuous development. We support each employee to develop critical competencies in line with career aspirations and SWIFT business needs. Including online and professional courses, hands-on training, internal mobility and excellent networking opportunities.
About Platform Services
SWIFT is embracing agile and DevOps practices as a way to deliver upon the company’s ambitious longer term objectives. For our business teams to succeed on this important transformation, the platform organization teams are reviewing the way we conceive, define, and deliver platform and IT infrastructure services. Our teams are looking at delivering effective private cloud capabilities as an enabler for building more effective software delivery pipelines.
About SWIFT 
SWIFT is world’s leading provider of secure financial messaging services. Our messaging platform, products and services connect more than 11,000 institutions. We enable our global community of users to communicate securely, exchanging standardised financial messages in a reliable way, thereby facilitating global and local financial flows, and supporting trade and commerce all around the world.
People are the foundations of our success. We depend on technological and business excellence – and on a culture that values diversity, strives for sustainability and fosters a healthy work/life balance.
+ RF number: 2019-6191
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