Cutting-edge Software Start-up

The aim of this 120-employee software company is to replace legacy mainframe infrastructure with x86 architecture platforms. The innovative, Linux-based application suite allows mainframe code to be migrated without the need for recompiling. A team of bright and leading experts in their fields is implementing the mainframe on x86 architecture. A cornerstone application software is PostgreSQL, allowing the migration of high-end databases (IMS or DB2) to a cost-effective x86 infrastructure. We are looking for an expert

Linux & PostgreSQL Development Engineer

In this position, you will be a leading contributor to high-end database software design and report to the VP of Engineering.
Main Tasks
  • Develop PostgreSQL support in the existing software suite
  • Provide new features and functionality required by customers
  • Interact with the product development team and team up with the best software experts in the industry
  • Conduct extensive compatibility tests in close contact with customers and write automated test cases
  • Consult with the product development teams to evaluate interfaces as well as operational and performance requirements
  • Contribute your broad know-how to design meetings
Your Profile
  • Minimum 10 to 20 years of experience in high-end database systems
  • Deep Linux and PostgreSQL system programming knowledge
  • In-depth knowledge of PostgreSQL internals
  • Expert in C/C++ programming
  • Familiarisation with open source software concepts and the practices of this community
  • A big plus would be knowledge of the IBM mainframe environment: IMS, DB2, CICS
  • You are looking for a cool and demanding software development position
  • You are able to achieve design goals autonomously and outside regular boundaries
  • Languages: fluent spoken and written English
  • Motivated to live in the Greater Zurich Area / Switzerland
Please contact Theodor Klossner, Senior Partner.
  • Job title
    Linux & PostgreSQL Development Engineer
  • Sector
    Information Technology / Telecommunications
  • Occupational group
    Research / Development / Engineering
  • Region
    Greater Zurich
  • Reference number
  • Your consultant
    Theodor Klossner
    Theodor Klossner -
    Rütistrasse 66
    CH-8032 Zürich
    +41 44 266 13 13
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Theodor Klossner
Theodor Klossner