DevOps System Engineer (40-60%)

cynkra team

We are hiring a system engineer! You are familiar with Ansible, Terraform, Docker, Git, CI/CD. We offer interesting projects around the R ecosystem and lots of freedom. Some on-site time will be required, but otherwise remote work is very much possible. This position is especially attractive if you are interested in data science and want to learn more about R.

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Your role

  • Responsibility for enhancing and maintaining our hosted service project and our internal infrastructure

  • Communicate with IT departments of our clients

  • Set up infrastructure as code

  • Own budget to hire and supervise nearshore development

What we look for

  • Very good knowledge of Ansible, Terraform, Docker, Git, CI/CD.

  • An interest in R and data science in general is a plus.

  • 40%-60% commitment

  • Ability and desire to learn and improve on the job

  • Good working knowledge of written and spoken English

  • Very good command of spoken German

What we offer

  • Interesting projects around consulting and open source software development

  • Office in Zurich close to ETH Hönggerberg

  • Flexible working hours

  • Remote work possible

  • Competitive compensation

How to apply

Please submit your application via Get in touch with us if you have further questions.

Who we are

cynkra is a Zurich-based data consulting company with a strong focus on R. We use R and the tidyverse in the vast majority of our projects. We support businessess and organizations by helping them picking the right tools, implementing solutions, training and code review. We are enthusiastic about open source software and contribute to it, too. Learn more at

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