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INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

SENIOR APPLICATION ENGINEER IT

Herzogenaurach, Germany

SPEED & SPIRIT is what we look for in our candidates, defined by some simple values that inspire us to BE DRIVEN in our performance, BE VIBRANT in our sporting legacy, BE TOGETHER in our team spirit, and BE YOU to let our individual talent and experience shine. Applying for a job at PUMA is easy and all genders are welcome. Simply click APPLY ONLINE and follow the steps to upload your application.

Your Mission

Purpose of the role: This is a broad role within a small team.  We work within on-premises and cloud environment using latest technology. If you are a self-starter, have ability to adapt and move fast and love developing sustainable & secured solutions, this could be your new role.

  • Deployment and automation through monitoring, health check to problem solving and optimization of new PLM related applications, releases or versions 
  • Maintain JEE application servers, MySQL / DB2 databases and CI / CD pipelines 
  • Monitoring of JBoss application server operated together with Kubernetes and Open Shift container management systems solutions
  • Monitoring of JEE application performance and identification of possible optimizations 
  • Preparation and maintenance of documentation 
  • Communication and partnership with 1st level support as well as internal and external partners.

Your Talent

  • Linux application administrator experience
  • Database and server knowledge: JBoss application servers IBM DB2 and Microsoft Azure cloud platform
  • Tools knowledge: Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) and OpenShift
  • Good analytical and systematic thinking skills, curiosity mindset and security conscious
  • Our business language is English, and so you will need to be comfortable communicating in it
  • Availability to offer some on-call services outside of regular office hours
  • Degree in Business Informatics or comparable area is not essential, but your subject matter expertise is. 

PUMA provides equal opportunities for all job applicants, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, or disability. Equality for all is one of the core principles at PUMA and we do not tolerate any form of harassment or discrimination.

PUMA supports over 14,000 employees across 120+ countries. The PUMA Group owns the brand PUMA, Cobra Golf and stichd, and is headquartered in Herzogenaurach, Germany.

PUMA Wellbeing at Herzo

Athlete

  • Company sports
  • Free gym
  • Health weeks
  • Massage/Physiotherapy
  • Soccer Field & Basketball Court

Social

  • Buddy Program
  • Coffee bar
  • Community engagement
  • Company parties
  • Canteen

Flex

  • Family Services
  • Flextime
  • Kids camp
  • Mobile working
  • Parent child office

Finance

  • Bike leasing
  • Employee discount
  • Private pension planning
  • Public transportation
  • Simple saving plans

Herzogen­aurach

The PUMA corporate Headquarters are located in Herzogenaurach or Herzo, as we like to call our hometown, located in southern Germany close to Nuremberg.  Every day, more than 1000 colleagues walk through our doors, ready to push sport and fashion forward.  And if you’re lucky, you just might run into Usain Bolt or Antoine Griezmann walking down the hall.

Go big, go Herzo
Basketball court at the PUMA headquarters
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