• Server Platform Architect - OT (m/f/d) Kitzingen
  • Knauf IT in Kitzingen, , Germany
  • jobs
  • 1 month ago

jobs description

We are on an exciting journey building a digital environment for the Knauf Group that is as groundbreaking as our products for the construction industry. If you are looking for a global impact that is shaped by values such as entrepreneurship, commitment, partnership and Menschlichkeit, this could be the ideal challenge for you.

What you'll do
• Collaborate closely with stakeholders, project managers, and system administrators to understand business requirements and objectives related to server platform architecture in the OT domain
• Develop comprehensive architectural designs and blueprints for OT server infrastructure, emphasizing virtualization technologies, private cloud and on-premise server clusters
• Evaluate and recommend appropriate technologies and solutions to meet business needs, ensuring alignment with industry best practices and security standards
• Lead the implementation and deployment of architectural solutions, providing guidance and support to project teams... throughout the execution phase
• Design automated deployment processes for server platforms to ensure efficiency, consistency, and scalability
• Conduct thorough assessments of existing OT server infrastructure to identify areas for improvement and optimization

Who you are
• Several years of experience in architecting server platform solutions within enterprise environments, with a strong focus on OT systems, virtualization technologies, and private cloud
• Deep understanding of server virtualization principles, technologies, and best practices, particularly with VMware
• Familiarity with OT systems and their integration with server platforms
• Proficiency in designing and implementing server hardware and software components in OT environments
• Experience with project management methodologies and tools, with a track record of successfully leading complex architectural projects
• Excellent communication, collaboration, and problem-solving skills, with a proven ability to work effectively in cross-functional teams and manage stakeholders


We all shape our lives in our own way. As an employer, we are an important part that indirectly supports this with a wide range of offers, as well as providing security and reliability for all employees. This includes, among other things:
• Security: Permanent employment contract in a stable, successful family owned business
• Flexibility: 38 working hours per week, 30 days of vacation, special leave for certain occasions, flextime account and a wide time window for flexible working and weekly home office days
• Fitness and health: Discounts on various sports and leisure activities, active health promotion, company doctor, occupational safety, and more
• Time Savings: Private parking and direct access to public transport (train, bus)
• Future Planning: Support for capital-forming benefits and offers for personal retirement provisions
• Feel Welcome: Welcome days and individual onboarding, company and team events
• Personal career and career development: Individual support for extra-occupational studies, further education and training courses
• Benefits and vouchers: Employee discounts with well-known brands as well as discounted employee purchasing
• Relocation Support
• Inspiring work environment: Our newly designed New Work office offers you an environment that fosters creativity and productivity. We love coming together as a team here!

Knauf as an employer

Knauf is an international market leader in the building materials' industry. About 42,500 employees at over 300 locations worldwide generate a turnover of over 15,6 billion euros. The foundation of our success as family business are our corporate values of humanity, partnership, commitment and entrepreneurial spirit. As a subsidiary, Knauf Digital GmbH has the mandate to drive commercial excellence through digitalization for all companies of the Knauf Group globally. Our mission is to rethink what it means to provide value to our customers and thereby drive growth for our businesses around the world.

The Knauf Group is a proud equal opportunities employer. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive working environment and therefore base all our employment selection decisions, within all aspects of our business, on experience, skill, and integrity. We strongly encourage applicants from all walks of life to apply for our positions, irrespective of age, sex, gender identity, disability, sexual orientation, origin, religion, etc
Kitzingen Germany


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