Thales Austria GmbH
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Location: Wien - Rivergate 

Thales is a global system supplier of interlocking technology, train control technology, operations control centers, automatic warning systems and field elements.

As part of the DevOps Team you will contribute to the design and development of a full stack generic digital platform. You have to setup a smooth installation of our products to ensure a highly available system with hundreds of clients to guarantee a safe and frictionless travel of millions of train passengers.


  • Lead Definition of system configuration including the related network infrastructure 

    Understanding of the system and its components, detect and diagnose the root cause of problems in interworking of the system components

    Analysis and optimization of our middleware (ActiveMQ, ServiceMix, …)

    Define and ensure an automated and frictionless upgrade (but also downgrade) of our system as base for our regular releases

    Setup and scripting of installation, up-/downgrade, maintenance and diagnosis

    Analysis and evaluation of all kind of failure scenarios (hardware, network, software) and the impact of the system reliability incl. conceptual design of counteractions

    Maintenance of our test systems (HW/SW installation, configuration, scripting, …) to ensure a smooth delivery with identical parameters to production

    Close cooperation with development, quality, operations


  • Technical Degree preferably in Informatics, Computer Science, Software Engineering or similar 
  • Ca 3+ years of relevant experience and technical expertise in the area of Java, Linux, Application Server, HA-Cluster, Docker, ActiveMQ, PostgreSQL, Oracle, network setup or similar 

    “Design for Testability” and “Security by Design” are not just buzz words for you

    Able to define the technical big picture but also able to communicate it

    Experience in agile methodology is an advantage.

    Fluency in English and a good level of German

  • Innovative, adaptive and customer-oriented team player


  • Challenging, innovative, long-term projects in a worldwide acting group offering various internal development opportunities
  • Great accessibility by public transport and various benefits like flexible working time with generous home office policy, on-site canteen with company subsidy and Wiener Linien Yearly Ticket. 

    Support for further education and development

  • The legal minimum remuneration for this position is 3.190 g.p.m (IT KV). Actual compensation is based on experience and qualification. A significant overpayment is expected and common practice. 

Who we are

Together, we are shaping the world around us to build the future – here and now! Our experts’ competences and cultural backgrounds are unique in their diversity. Passion for innovations and cutting-edge technologies is our motivation. With 83,000 employees in 68 countries we create tomorrow’s key technologies today.

In the railway area, Thales experts architect solutions that support 85 million mainline and suburban passenger journeys, worldwide, every day. 72,000 kms of route and 52,000 trains per day in 16 countries are controlled by our Traffic Management Systems.

As part of a global technology leader, Thales in Austria delivers key technologies in rail transportation, air traffic, digital identity & security and defence missions tailored to local needs with 400 people based in Vienna. With its unique combination of technology leadership, creativity and employee engagement, Thales in Austria has a key role to play in the digital transformation of its customers.

Whatever your role will be at Thales, your work will make a difference.

Thales Austria is committed to equality and diversity.

In particular female applicants are encouraged to apply.
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