Arcanite - DevOps / SRE

Arcanite is a young and dynamic company that offers tailor-made solutions and supports the IT development of its customers and partners. The company, founded by former members of the EPFL community, now has about twenty employees.

Our core business is the development of customized solutions in the areas of web application development, machine learning, data engineering and server stack management and automation.

Your responsibilities

  • Maintain and develop the automation of our server stack
  • Server administration (system monitoring, container deployment with proxmox, internal application deployment, etc.)
  • Work on our customers' projects, implementing solutions based on technologies such as Linux (Debian/Ubuntu), Nginx, Haproxy, RabbitMQ, Saltstack, etc.
  • Participate in the maintenance and definition of the architecture of the company's systems and customers: backup systems, databases and application servers, etc.
  • Be in charge of the availability and performance of all services
  • Exchange and participate with the rest of the team to enrich everyone's experience

Required profile

  • Higher education in IT or engineering (EPFL / ETHZ engineer, HES engineer, etc.) appreciated
  • A technologically versatile and motivated person to explore new areas
  • Interest in Open Source
  • Curiosity and open-mindedness
  • Ability to work in a team, to value the work of others
  • Ability to transmit knowledge (advice, training, technical exchanges)
  • Languages: fluent written/oral French and English (min. B1), German a plus


Minimum Skills

  • Good general skills in Linux systems administration
  • Knowledge of the SaltStack environment or equivalent
  • Basic network knowledge
  • System architecture skills for application deployment

Appreciated skills

  • Previous experience in our business fields (Web Application, Machine Learning, Data Engineering)
  • Skills as DevOps
  • Bonnes compétences pratiques avec Git et Gitlab

What we offer

  • Working with modern technologies
  • Professional experience in cutting-edge fields
  • A pleasant working environment and a relaxed atmosphere in a young company
  • The opportunity to learn new technologies with people who have a good command of them