Security Engineer / Operations Engineer

location icon Lisbon

What you're going to do

To expand our interdisciplinary team in Zurich and Portugal, we are looking for a Security Engineer / Operations Engineer with a particular emphasis on application service and with an interest in information security. In this role, you will have the opportunity to pursue your enthusiasm for IT security applications and expand your expert knowledge in constant exchange with our highly qualified software and security specialists. Within a short period of time, accompanied by the appropriate training, you will be responsible for the smooth operation and support of our solutions on our security platforms. Furthermore, you will work together with our engineers on projects. In your role you will take on the following tasks:

  • Operation, control, and monitoring of security solutions, both in the cloud and on-site at the customer's premises
  • 2nd level support of customers with operational tasks and problems in productive environments
  • Implement, generate, customize, test and approve change requests and releases
  • Configuration and integration of IAM solutions into our customers' system environments as member of our project teams
  • Enjoy building, integrating, and expanding the necessary tools, for example for proactive monitoring, CI/CD, early detection of problems or fraud detection, as well as for quick intervention in the event of a disruption.

What we're looking for

  • BSc or MSc degree in Computer Science or a related field
  • Good knowledge of Linux/Unix (shell, tools) and network protocols (TCP/IP, TLS, HTTP/S) and technologies such as containers and cloud platforms.
  • Experience deploying, configuring, and optimizing software solutions and tools for efficient operations such as monitoring, CI/CD etc. with a DevOps mindset.
  • You enjoy working with scripting and programming languages ​​such as VB.NET, MSSQL, PowerShell, Angular, Java and Java-scripts and are open to learning other technologies.
  • Personality that enjoys taking an active role in driving topics forward or familiarizing oneself with new topics
  • Pleasure in dealing with clients and independent, structured and reliable working style as well as logical and analytical thinking
  • Participation in rotating on-call duty for our 24/7 support
  • Competences in database, e.g. MariaDB, SQL etc. is an advantage
  • Very good command of English



Sharp minds, good vibes


We are the sharp-minded IT experts who tackle the trickiest software and security challenges. With more than 700 employees in our locations in Zurich (HQ), Bern, Lausanne, Budapest, Lisbon, Singapore, and Ho Chi Minh City, we make the digital business of our clients work.

As a great team, we empower each other to share, grow and succeed. The unique Adnovum spirit across locations stands for helping each other at any time, having an open door and contributing to an appreciating and trustful atmosphere. We always enjoy having a laugh, a coffee or a drink together!

Apart from our unique «one Adnovum» spirit, we offer a solution-oriented engineering culture with flat hierarchies, which gives you the opportunity to contribute with your opinions and ideas. We embrace flexible working, like the possibility to work part-time and a hybrid work model. Your continuous education and development are key to us. Therefore, we actively encourage and support individual training opportunities.

For data privacy reasons, we only accept applications submitted via our online portal. Applications received by e-mail cannot be processed. Thank you for your understanding. 


David Lemos 

David Lemos
Senior Recruitment Business Partner
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