Working at Exoscale

Join a dynamic working environment with a cutting-edge team based in Lausanne. Exoscale strives to create an environment with great working conditions and welcomes diverse applicants.

We encourage a healthy work & life balance, value input from our team and help everyone grow professionally. Open Source is a large foundation of our platform and we encourage and sponsor contributions to existing or new projects.

We participate in global communities, through our attendance and sponsorship of conferences as well as in some more local events. We value community and try to do our part fostering and building a great tech scene in our area.

We also support the @hackerpledge to provide a hacker-friendly workplace for our engineers

Open positions


Location: Lausanne

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Several Internship positions are available each year at Exoscale in the below sectors:

  • software engineering
  • system engineering
  • frontend development
  • backend development


We are looking for interns for durations of 4 to 6 months in order to provide an interesting and innovative topic. 

System Engineer


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As parts of its ongoing efforts to bring new features to our platform,
Exoscale is hiring a senior system engineer.

The senior system engineer position is focused on designing, deploying and maintaining
new functionality for Exoscale in areas such as compute storage, network, and
overall orchestration. The engineering team at Exoscale works on all
aspects of Exoscale from developing products, to their operation and


What We’ll Expect From You:
- Strong Linux skills
- Practice of C and GO languages. Python a plus
- Experience with Linux kernel development a plus
- Experience with Linux virtualization (KVM, Libvirt)
- Very good knowledge of typical layer 2 & 3 protocols (BGP, OSPF) as well as VXLAN, EVPN and MPLS
- Experience working on, building, and troubleshooting large-scale datacenter networks
- Understanding of overlay and underlay networking concepts
- Very good knowledge of Linux storage subsystem
- Good knowledge of Server and network hardware components
- Familiar with network automation solutions such as Ansible, Puppet, NAPALM

Site Reliability Engineer

Location: Lausanne or Remote (EU Timezone)

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As parts of its ongoing efforts to grow its infrastructure footprint
Exoscale is hiring a Site Reliability Engineer.

The site reliability engineer play a critical role on ensuring
constant availability of the Exoscale platform.  The
engineering team at Exoscale works on all aspects from
designing & developing products, to their operation and support.

With an expanding customer base and new products to further advance Exoscale's
product portfolio, site reliability engineers build and maintain a wide range
of technologies.  As users of Exoscale itself, site reliability engineers also take active part in improving products.

Challenges you will be working on:

- Manage and maintain Kubernetes clusters for container orchestration
- Manage and maintain our hypervisor and storage systems fleet
- Manage and maintain database persistence systems
- Help on troubleshooting and solve failures and performance issues
- Contribute to designing and architecture the Exoscale platform systems
- Contribute to internal tooling development with a focus on automation
- Improve processes and solutions to be scalable and highly available
- Participate in the creation of documentation supporting the delivered infrastructure
- Participate in code & changes reviews
- Take part in the on-call roll after a training period.


What We’ll Expect From You:

- Solid experience with Linux
- Experience with Containerization and Container Orchestration, Kubernetes a big plus
- Good knowledge of virtualization technologies (KVM, Libvirt)
- Good knowledge of Linux network components and technologies
- Experience with automation and configuration management at scale using Puppet or a similar technology
- Knowledge of Go or Clojure languages will put candidates at an advantage.
- Eager to automate everything
- At ease with Gitops concepts

Key Account Manager

Location: German-speaking Switzerland – remote


As a Key Account Manager, you are passionate about sales. Your responsibility lies in the holistic processing of leads, the acquisition of new customers, as well as the support of existing customers with a focus on German-speaking Switzerland. You will also work closely with our Swiss team in order to leverage the up- / cross-sell potential of existing customers.

What you do:

  • You are responsible for the sales placement of our entire product, service and solution portfolio (IoT, cloud, SD-WAN, security) with customers.
  • Close cooperation with the IoT, Cloud and Security departments to determine the exact requirements in customer projects
  • Industry-specific market and customer analysis
  • Identification of up- and cross-selling potential with existing customers
  • Preparation of customer and project information
  • Working with the marketing team to pass on customer requirements and incorporate them into marketing campaigns

What you offer:

  • Excellent skills in software, ICT and IT sales
  • Existing network and sales experience in (German-speaking) Switzerland
  • Entrepreneurial and “self-starter” mindset
  • Very good understanding of the topics of IoT, cloud and security
  • Very good written and spoken German and English
  • Experience with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Teams, Excel, Powerpoint & Word)
  • Affinity for professional social networks (Xing, LinkedIn)

What makes you unique:

  • Basic understanding of CRM tools
  • Eloquence and final strength
  • High self-motivation and ability to work in a team
  • Customer and service-oriented way of thinking and acting

What we offer:

  • Flexible working hours, mobile working and home office
  • Independent work with a lot of creative freedom
  • Constant learning with many possibilities and offers
  • Exciting team events and regular training

Find more informations and apply on A1 Digital Careers.