LucaNet • DE - Essen

IT Infrastructure Specialist (all genders)

Employment type:  Full time

Remote-first – You choose when to come into the office

Fully flexible hours

Dog friendly

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Job Description

The Role

Are you a skilled and motivated IT professional with a passion for infrastructure and cloud technologies? Do you have experience in designing and implementing secure and scalable solutions that support our business growth? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you!

We are looking for an Infrastructure Administrator to join our team and manage our network and firewall infrastructure, virtualization infrastructure and hybrid Microsoft 365 and Azure environment. You will be responsible for all the technical operations and the company-wide IT architecture, ensuring the highest standards of security and compliance in collaboration with our ISMS team. You will also be part of a dynamic and innovative team that is constantly looking for ways to leverage the cloud and transform our existing IT infrastructure.

Powered by uniqueness

Everybody’s different here and we like it that way. At LucaNet, we are powered by the uniqueness of our people and are committed to creating an inclusive work environment where everyone can grow and feels respected. The more voices we have represented in our business, the more we will all thrive, contribute, and be forward-thinking. That’s why we only want to assess candidates based on qualifications, merit, and business needs. You are welcome at LucaNet for who you are, no matter your gender identity, sexual orientation, personal expression, racial identity, ethnicity, religious belief, and disability status.
People don’t fit into neat boxes, we know that. If you think you’d excel in this position, even if you don’t cover all points, we really want to get to know you and why you’re great for the role. Please avoid including your picture, age, and marital status in your CV.

Learn more about our culture and D&I journey

What you'll do

  • Design, implement and maintain our network and firewall infrastructure (Cisco, Sophos, FortiGate), virtualization infrastructure (VMware, HyperV) and hybrid Microsoft 365 and Azure environment
  • Ensure the reliability, security and performance of our IT infrastructure and adhere to the best practices of change management
  • Administer Active Directory, Office 365, GPOs and Intune policies
  • Collaborate with product teams, business stakeholders and external partners on IT projects and initiatives
  • Drive digital transformations, cloud security, data center and project management

What you bring to the table

  • A degree in business informatics or another relevant apprenticeship with focus on IT infrastructure
  • A few years of professional experience in the implementation and support of IT architectures
  • Experience in working with network and firewall technologies, preferably with Cisco Meraki, Sophos, FortiGate
  • Experience in working with cloud or hybrid cloud environment, ideally in Azure
  • Experience in working with Data Protection Manager, Veeam and Atlassian applications is a plus
  • Strong communication skills for internal and external communication
  • Self-starter and problem-solver with a strong delivery focus
  • Good English skills round off your profile.

Perks at work

  • LucaFlex – We enable you to determine your work schedule and location according to your needs
  • Mobile Work – Sometimes a change of scenery can boost creativity and productivity. And sometimes it’s just time for a break. That’s why we offer you our mobile work options or a sabbatical
  • Team Spirit – We work as a team and like to celebrate as a team, so we take any opportunity to get together, learn together, and celebrate together
  • Learning & Development – We encourage you to pursue knowledge and inspiration and give you the time, space, and budget to do so
  • Charity Time – We support you in taking the time to do some good
  • Health & Wellbeing – We care about your mental health and wellbeing and provide you with the programs to stay fit, productive, and get the support you need
  • Generous vacations – We encourage you to take time off to relax, travel, and recharge
  • LucaNet.Engage – We support your personal and professional development in a targeted manner with our employee development process
  • Compensation and Company Pension Plan – We are committed to Fair Pay as well as supporting our people also for their future with a company pension plan and/or pension allowances
  • JobRad – We have partnered with JobRad so that you can find your dream bike supported by us
  • Staff Discounts – Thanks to our corporate benefits partner, you can receive a whole bunch of discounts for different areas

Company benefits

Open to part-time employees
Work from anywhere scheme
Teambuilding days

We asked employees of LucaNet how satisfied they were with flexible working, and this is what they told us

Employees are very happy with their working location freedom
Employees are very happy with the flexibility in the hours they work
Employees are largely happy with the benefits their company offers
Work-life balance
Employees feel that they can switch off quite easily from work
Role modelling
Employees feel that flexible working is part of the culture
Employees feel they have complete autonomy over getting their work done
Working at LucaNet

Company employees


Gender diversity (male:female)


Office locations

Berlin, Mönchengladbach, Munich, Vienna, Ghent, Shanghai, Paris, Amsterdam, Singapore, Madrid, Erlinsbach, Lausanne, London, Atlanta, Bucharest

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