System Administrator (m/f/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Berlin

What we do
Merantix Momentum is a Berlin-based AI startup focusing on accelerating AI adoption across many industries through B2B solutions as well as Publicly Funded Research Projects. We work across several domains including automotive, manufacturing, retail, healthcare and many more, and transform businesses as an external machine learning department using our core expertise in state-of-the-art machine learning combined with our culture of rapid iterations to build scalable solutions.
Your role
These will be your main responsibilities:

  • Maintain the life cycle (purchase, configuration, upgrading to decommissioning) of our hardware components (e.g. notebooks, phones, servers, …)

  • System health monitoring: observe the health of our computer systems (e.g. physical or virtual servers for deep learning model training and model deployment)

  • System maintenance: troubleshoot, fix, and upgrade our IT systems

  • User administration: ensure our engineers and clients can access and use the tools we use and the systems we develop and operate.

  • Provide technical support to our employees and our customers

  • SSO and password management

  • Security administration: Drive the company’s IT security efforts/processes and disaster recovery plans. Educate on and assert their implementation.

  • Drive the company’s ISO 27001 certification process

  • Network administration

Your profile
You would be a great fit if you have:

    • Strong experience with Linux (bash, ssh, …)

    • Expertise in the administration of computer systems and networks

    • Experience in setting up and maintaining HPC or cloud systems

    • Expertise in IT security

    • Nice to have experience with Python

    • Nice to have experience with infrastructure as code tools (e.g. Ansible, Terraform)

    • Nice to have experience with containerization (Docker, Kubernetes)

  • Candidates with SysAdmin apprenticeship (e.g. Systemadministrator, Fachinformatiker), Computer Science degree, or equivalent working experience are welcome to apply.

What we offer
  • We have a flexible work-from-home policy

  • We will sponsor an ISO certification course

  • Brand new office situated on the AI Campus in Berlin

  • We offer Visa Sponsorship

  • Hardware allowance. We give you support to have all the equipment you would need to thrive on your job

  • International Team: within our Team we have more than 10 nationalities and counting

  • We offer 50€ per employee per month that can be allocated as desired to one of the following: Mobility & transportation (RYDES), sport (Urban Sports Club membership) or Edenred (Groceries)

  • Engaging Topics and Excellence: Merantix offers unique insights into applied machine learning research and development, working with a group of highly talented engineers and entrepreneurs

  • Ethics: We are committed to developing ethical AI software

  • Dynamic working culture: We hold weekly and monthly events around AI Innovation and Implementation. We have a very flat hierarchy, open 360° feedback, and flexible working hours

  • Learning and Development. Annual learning and development budget to attend conferences or purchase educational resources to further develop additional skills

About us
We are an equal-opportunity employer and value diversity. We consider all applications equally regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or gender identity. We strongly encourage individuals from groups traditionally underrepresented in tech to apply, and we can help with immigration.​​​​

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