Careers

Careers

At NAVUM, we’ve got it all: compelling projects, a wide and varied customer base, market-leading technology, and fantastic colleagues. In short, it’s a great place to work.

When NAVUM was first formed, back in 2008, a founding principle was to create a people-first culture in which everyone genuinely enjoys working. We live this culture every day.

Our workforce has now grown to around 50 employees. At NAVUM, it’s a collegiate work environment; we’re about flat hierarchies and mutual respect. Pushy’s not our thing. We also like to combine a professional work ethic and job performance with a sense of fun. When it comes to positively challenging work or professional training opportunities, we’re right up there, with the major players. We also offer competitive, performance-related remuneration and fair working hours.

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/ A look behind the scenes

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/ What our people say

You’d like to know more about our team? Meet a few of them here.

/ Current job openings

As a system administrator at NAVUM, you are responsible for operating complex storage and/or backup environments. You manage and maintain the systems and define the data availability requirements.

Your tasks:

  • Ensure trouble-free IT system operation
  • Monitor system performance and load
  • Coordinate with colleagues, clients and vendors on technical matters
  • Troubleshoot and eliminate faults and performance issues
  • Manage systems proactively, e.g. by installing software and firmware updates
  • Adapt and optimize systems
  • Coordinate and provide support for hardware and software troubleshooting
  • Create and maintain IT documentation
  • Manage sub-projects within the scope of regular IT operations
  • Operate and maintain automation software

Your profile:

A successfully completed technical vocational training program or a university degree or comparable qualification is essential. You should also enjoy your work and have a desire to never stop learning. What sets us apart is our strong team spirit, and that’s something we carry forward to our customers. You should therefore be sincere, open-minded and a good communicator.

You should also possess some or all of the following skills and qualifications:

  • Several years’ experience as a system administrator
  • A general working knowledge of data centers and computer hardware
  • Experience in ITIL-based IT operations
  • Sound practical knowledge and skills in at least one of these fields:
    • Network-attached storage systems and Ethernet networks
    • Storage area networks and SAN storage systems
    • Enterprise backup software like EMC Networker, Veritas NetBackup, or VEEAM Backup & Replication
  • Exceptional customer focus and a highly organized approach to work
  • Thorough experience in project planning and execution
  • Good knowledge of script programming
  • Good knowledge of operating systems
  • Experience working with database systems and applications
  • Business-fluent German and a good working knowledge of English

What we offer:

You can expect attractive, market-driven remuneration and fair working hours. You also have the assurance that our customer projects will offer a varied and interesting range of tasks. To find out more about why NAVUM is a great place to work, click here.

As an operating systems administrator at NAVUM, you are responsible for running complex IT environments and maintaining a range of system platforms and their operating systems, such as VMware, Windows, Linux, Solaris and AIX.

Your tasks:

  • Ensure trouble-free platform operation
  • Monitor system performance and load
  • Coordinate with colleagues, clients and vendors on technical matters
  • Troubleshoot and eliminate faults and performance issues
  • Manage systems proactively, e.g. by installing software and firmware updates
  • Adapt and optimize test and production systems
  • Coordinate and provide support for hardware and software troubleshooting
  • Create and maintain IT documentation
  • Manage sub-projects within the scope of regular IT operations
  • Operate and maintain automation software

Your profile:

A successfully completed technical vocational training program or a university degree or comparable qualification is essential. You should also enjoy your work and have a desire to never stop learning. What sets us apart is our strong team spirit, and that’s something we carry forward to our customers. You should therefore be sincere, open-minded and a good communicator.

  • You should also possess some or all of the following skills and qualifications:
  • Several years’ experience as a system administrator
  • A general working knowledge of data centers and computer hardware
  • Experience in ITIL-based IT operations
  • Sound practical knowledge of at least one operating system
  • Exceptional customer focus and a highly organized approach to work
  • Thorough experience in project planning and execution
  • Good knowledge of script programming
  • Experience with database systems and web and application servers
  • Business-fluent German and a good working knowledge of English

What we offer:

You can expect attractive, market-driven remuneration and fair working hours. You also have the assurance that our customer projects will offer a varied and interesting range of tasks. To find out more about why NAVUM is a great place to work, click here.

 

As an account manager at NAVUM, you are the primary contact point for our customers and business partners. You are responsible for looking after existing and acquiring new customers and business partners.

Your tasks:

  • Divide your time between working in the office and in the field

  • Handle and respond to a broad range of IT-related inquiries

  • Identify potential new partner businesses and products

  • Draw up and prepare plans for reliable IT operations
  • On an independent, vendor-neutral basis, consult on and sell individual products and complete IT solutions
  • Prepare and present offers to customers
  • Supervise the entire sales workflow through to final acceptance
  • Build project delivery teams
  • Support the development of partner levels and the partner network
  • Independently engage and collaborate with global businesses

Your profile:

A successfully completed business or technical vocational training program or university degree is essential. You are a dedicated professional, passionate about looking after clients and resolving problems on their behalf. You also enjoy your work and have a desire to never stop learning.

What sets us apart is our strong team spirit, and that’s something we carry forward to our customers. You should therefore be sincere, open-minded and a good communicator.

You should also possess some or all of the following skills and qualifications:

  • Several years’ experience in a customer care role
  • The skills and expertise to develop IT solutions
  • Excellent technical understanding and the ability to grasp complex issues quickly
  • Excellent knowledge of data centers and computer hardware
  • Experience with IT operations and managed services
  • Exceptional customer focus and a highly organized approach to work
  • Thorough experience in project planning and execution
  • Experience with preparing project contracts
  • Thorough knowledge of business management
  • Business-fluent German and a good working knowledge of English

What we offer:

You can expect attractive, market-driven remuneration and fair working hours. You also have the assurance that our customer projects will offer a varied and interesting range of tasks. To find out more about why NAVUM is a great place to work, click here.

 

Interested?

If so, please e-mail your full résumé and application to karriere@navum.de.
If you still have questions, it’s best you give us a call on this number: +49 8153 98409 0. We’d be happy to help.

Nothing that’s the right fit? You can always apply on-spec.

Feel free to send us a speculative job application. Our range of customer projects is such that we often need people at short notice to expand our team. Please e-mail your full résumé and application to karriere@navum.de with “Speculative job application” in the subject line.