IT Infrastructure Specialist with Cloud Focus

100% | Madrid


  • Managing the infrastructure requests for Trading Information Management and strategically shaping and developing infrastructure improvements
  • Supporting infrastructure requirements toward Corporate Information Management
  • Developing new infrastructure services, defining group infrastructure standards and driving the infrastructure sourcing strategy
  • Working in partnership with delivery teams to ensure new project infrastructure requirements are met and implemented
  • Building blueprints, templates to insure automation and reproducibility
  • Hands on support on Azure


  • Degree in computer science
  • Industry experience in hybrid cloud environments (Develop cloud native resp. hybrid solutions, IaaS/PaaS/SaaS)
  • Technical, security and governance skills around MS Azure
  • Industry Expert knowledge of IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL) standards and the principles of service delivery
  • Experience in managing infrastructure sourcing and provision from 3rd party providers
  • Fluent in English, good knowledge in German is an advantage
This position is ideal for an experienced IT specialist with good communication and management skills who enjoys working independently. The role supports the Trading IT infrastructure back-bone for all critical business process across Front Office Trading, Risk Management and Back Office processes. The goal is to guarantee a high service level of mission critical Energy Trading IT Infrastructure services in hybrid (on-premises / cloud) environment.
Being in daily contact with our development teams, you will be able to help us during our transition to Site Reliability Engineering and more integrated DevOps teams.
As you will be part of building our new operational team in Madrid, this role can evolve into a mix of technical hands-on, IT processes management (SLA ownership) and management.

No agencies please. Candidates to apply through our online system. Thank you.


Further education is promoted within the organisation, either through internal training or financially supporting external education.

Salary and benefits are tailored to local market conditions and employees are rewarded for their contribution to the local and group success.

The workplaces in our subsidiaries are very modern and in central locations. Work is performed in small teams, where everybody is free to express ideas and contribute to innovation. As an employee, you have access to international expertise and work in a collaborative environment.

Daniela Brida
Senior Recruiter
T +41 56 200 35 25
Information about the recruitment process
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About us

The Axpo Group produces, trades and distributes energy reliably in Switzerland and in over 30 countries throughout Europe. Around 4500 employees combine the expertise from 100 years of climate-friendly power production with innovative strength for a sustainable energy future. Axpo is an international leader in energy trading and in the development of tailor-made energy solutions for its customers.
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