German Unification Day - Office Hours

Due to the public holiday German Unification Day, the DENIC head office in Frankfurt is closed on Monday, 3 October 2022. Of course, the 24/7service will be on duty and can be reached in case of an emergency.

On Tuesday, 4 October 2022, we are available again during regular business hours.


Current Job Offer

DevOps System Engineer (f/m/d)

You have a university degree in computer sciences or successfully completed a comparable vocational training. Ideally, you have already gathered some work experience and have put your knowledge to the test in practice You have the ambition to constantly improve your skills and to get to know new technologies and concepts? Then you are the type of colleague with whom we love to share responsibility for central IT systems of the German Internet. Let's join forces and take new approaches together, seize opportunities and exploit potentials: Become part of our self-organised, cross-functional agile teams.


  • You support us in advancing and operating our services
  • We provide all the services related to the domain service for .de, but also for customers of other TopLevelDomains. To perform this task, we rely on globally distributed locations managed centrally by DENIC.
  • As an experienced System Engineer (f/m/d), you are well familiar with system and infrastructure management, and perhaps you also have already gained some experience with programming languages.
  • You are committed to automating tasks wherever possible and have experience with CI/CD pipelines. Maximum availability and utmost information security are welcome challenges for you in this context.
  • The components of our technology stack include, among others, Linux (Fedora, Debian, Alpine etc.), VMware, Scalr, Jenkins, SaltStack, Ansible, GitLab, Docker, Kubernetes, PostgreSQL, Sensu, Grafana, Zabbix, Prometheus and ElasticSearch with a strong focus on data integrity and high availability. In order to continuously consolidate and expand our knowledge and skills, we attend external as well as internal training course.


  • University degree, vocational training in the technical industry or relevant professional experience
  • Solid knowledge of Linux administration
  • Good basic technical knowledge of the complete technology stack: operating systems, virtualisation, containers, backups, monitoring, networks, storage and databases
  • Experience with automation tools like Jenkins or Scalr, CI/CD pipelines
  • Knowledge in the field of DNS / DNSSEC and name server software (BIND, Knot, NSD) will be appreciated
  • Command of a programming language (Python, Golang) and of scripting (Bash) also is recommended
  • Experience with agile working methods (Scrum) is an additional plus
  • Fluent German and a good command of both spoken and written English
  • Pronounced service orientation, ability to learn quickly and solution-oriented approach
  • Commitment and personal responsibility, community and team spirit. A sense for the "big picture".

Our Exceptional Benefits4You

Continuous further education and certification, performance-related bonuses, 100% reimbursement of public transport commuting expenses, accident insurance, 40% employer contribution to the company pension scheme, capital-forming benefits, employer allowance for membership in a fitness center, coffee flat rate, a centrally located workplace easy to reach - Does this sound attractive to you? Then find out more and submit your application! A really challenging job is awaiting you in a unique work environment, which you will find to be very interesting and attractive.



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We are looking forward to your comprehensive job application, which should include your salary wishes and the earliest possible starting date. Please note that we will store your data temporarily for the duration of the selection procedure.

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Phone: +49 69 27 235 0