CloudOps Engineer with Shield


CHF 130K - 140K a year

Shield is a fast-growing Israel based RegTech & Surveillance Start-Up solving complex problems within enterprises, using a blend of regulatory expertise, technology and artificial intelligence. Shield is disrupting the domain of business communications compliance. Our customer base is sell-side worldwide banks, investment managers and hedge funds, and the energy trading markets, all highly regulated. We are an extremely agile company using the latest technologies and gaining a lot of traction and recognition in these markets. It is an exciting time to join with much growth ahead. We have successfully completed a Series A investment round and will be growing rapidly in the near future.



  • Experience in implementing, monitoring and maintaining Microsoft Azure solutions.
  • Strong experience in managing Cloud platforms such as AWS and Azure.
  • SW deployment and integration with external data sources.
  • Command-line utilities such as bash, grep, ssh, powershell, etc.
  • 3 years experience with:
    • Complex technical support/integrator.
    • Linux administration and troubleshooting.
    • Administering operational infrastructure.
    • Experience with Kubernetes, Docker deployment technologies.
    • Experience with configuration-management / automation frameworks like Ansible, Terraform, Helm ,Vault.

Nice to have:

  • Experience with ElasticSearch – Big Advantage.
  • Azure DevOps.
  • GitOps tools such as Flux or ArgoCD.
  • Microsoft Graph APIs.
  • RabbitMQ.
  • Monitoring tools such as Grafana and Prometheus.
  • JIRA for issue tracking.


  • The position is located in Zurich and requires on-site work.
  • Key Responsibilities
    • Be a Shield technical expert.
    • Understand deployment patterns and all configurations that support these patterns.
    • Work in a highly collaborative team environment to design and implement fault tolerant/highly available and scalable infrastructure on “Major Cloud Providers” to exceed Shield internal SLAs and customer committed SLAs.
    • Provision customer infrastructure and software.
    • Participate in the Shield Cloud Managed Service Tier 2 on-call rotation and audit health of infrastructure.
    • Create and demonstrate technical documents.