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Joboffer dated from 05/12/2022

Linux System Administrator* Network

Programmer: IT / Backend / Client / Web



76131 Karlsruhe, hybrid


Company data

Albert-Nestler-Straße 8

76131   Karlsruhe

Job description

Karlsruhe | hybrid working | full-time | from now


We are one of the leading publishers of free-to-play online games based in Karlsruhe, Germany.


Are you interested in running games and services in data centers and cloud environments all around the world?


As part of a motivated team, you work on varied and challenging projects, like the operation of existing games as well as the integration of new games into our existing infrastructure.


Your mission


  • You are responsible for the Linux server infrastructure of one or more of our browser- and client-based online games
  • You are responsible for the further development and maintenance of our network infrastructure
  • You check which new system architectures, products and technologies we can use
  • You develop, support and take care of our corporate network in case of failures and have an understanding of complex IT architectures
  • You manage the network configuration (TCPIP/Firewall/Routing/VPN) based on Cisco/Juniper/UniFi products
  • You develop new concepts and evaluate the use of new tools to keep us technologically up to date


Your skills


  • You are familiar with the administration of Cisco, Juniper and Ubiquity systems
  • You have very good knowledge and experience in the administration of linux-based server systems
  • You are proficient in at least one scripting language (e.g. Perl, Bash, Python) and ideally have experience with Ansible
  • You can immediately assign terms such as cluster, web server, Kubernetes, HA, databases, firewalls and containers and know how to best use them
  • You like working in a team and want to bring you and your abilities to the fore
  • You know how to handle complex tasks without losing your cool
  • You look at the bigger picture, questioning existing methods and analysing potential risks 


Your Gameforge setting


  • An international company awaits you! English is our company language, as employees from over 25 nations are part of our team
  • The future's hybrid! Together with your manager and team, you can arrange how you split your time working from home or at the office
  • We support your personal and professional development! Language courses, teambuilding activities, seminars and more
  • We have full transparency at Gameforge! We all share our ideas because everyone has potential


About Gameforge


Founded in 2003, Gameforge is a leading Western publisher and operator of widely acclaimed Massively Multiplayer Online (MMO) and Browser-based game titles. Gameforge builds highly active and enduring global communities by supporting players through the greatest quality LiveOps, provision of localized content, engaging community management, and frequent delivery of meaningful updates.
Gameforge’s diverse portfolio of highly successful gaming brands provides different worlds with engaging experiences for players from all walks of life: core MMORPG titles Swords of Legends Online, AION, TERA, and Metin2, beloved anime MMOs Elsword and NosTale, strategy-focused browser games like OGame and Ikariam, along with other classic titles such as 4Story and Runes of Magic.
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*No matter what gender, we’ re on the lookout for people with drive and talent.

Contact Person

Sabrina Santa

HR Manager

Albert-Nestler-Straße 8

76131 Karlsruhe

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