System Application Engineer

Ref. SysApp03

The role required is based out of our head office in Turin and will be focused primarily on our digital operations hosted in Microsoft Azure, even if other public or private cloud hosting provider can be used for specific projects. The Application System Engineer should support our ongoing cloud software operations and is expected to work closely with the web development department supporting the developers in the continuous integration, deployment, monitoring and testing of their code. The Application System Engineer requires the ability to interact and work very closely with various development and operational teams. As a technology company Deltatre uses the latest technology to run their services in the cloud so we are looking for people who are passionate about technology and are excited to learn and use the latest toolsets and techniques. We are using containerization, serverless computing and platform-as-a-service offerings from the major cloud vendors to run our services delivering websites and video to audiences on a global scale. Deltatre uses a largely Microsoft based stack including Visual Studio, TFS and Microsoft Azure however our platforms are designed to run on any cloud solution and dedicated infrastructure. Given the role supports live sports events, candidates must be available for occasional work during weekends and evenings.

Key Responsibilities

  • Use DevOps best practices to guarantee continuous integration and continuous delivery of our software handling incoming user and project support tickets
  • Management and design of Azure's hosting environments guaranteeing high availability and top performance Maintaining mission critical servers & core network systems infrastructure
  • Management and design container-based hosting environments
  • Providing live operational support to key projects ensuring that all services are running and monitoring key performance metrics
  • Help in automate project setup and configuration

Knowledge, Skills and Experience


  • Fluency in automating manual jobs using scripting languages (Bash, Python, Powershell preferred)
  • Good knowledge of the cloud platform offerings (Azure, Alibaba preferred)
  • Good understanding of HTML, web interfaces, XML/JSON configurations
  • Experience in log analysis and monitoring
  • Knowledge of TFS and release management
  • Understanding of DevOps best practices
  • Ability to express and understand complex technical concepts. Able to communicate this internally
  • A passion for new technology and the emerging media landscape


  • Experience with Content Distribution Networks (Akamai highly desirable
  • Knowledge in orchestration of Docker containers (Kubernetes)
  • Knowledge of best practice for cloud IT security
  • Microsoft Azure's Flow and Application Insights experience
  • Knowledge of NoSQL database (Mongo preferred)
  • Linux server management
  • Interest in sport

Recruitment Process:
Interested candidates are invited to send their data and curriculum vitae by filling a specific application form that will collect all the relevant information and will allow to upload a CV file (in DOC or PDF format), preferably along with a passport-like photo (in JPG format).

Please, read carefully the instructions provided in the introductory page of the application form before proceeding with filling it.
For your convenience, the application form is available in both English and Italian languages.

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