IT System Engineer (m/f/d) (Hamburg)

VIER PFOTEN – Stiftung für Tierschutz

FOUR PAWS is the global animal welfare organisation for animals under direct human influence, which reveals suffering, rescues animals in need and protects them. Find out more about our sustainable campaigns and projects on

You would like to contribute to something meaningful and work with us along our mission? This is your chance. We are looking for dedicated people to enrich our team. 

Your contribution will be

  • Administrating the corporate Microsoft Azure and Office365 cloud infrastructure, security measures, backups and disaster recovery systems on an international level
  • Designing, configurating, installing and supporting FOUR PAWS systems and associated software and hardware (virtual servers)
  • Delivering 2nd level support to the IT team and coordinating 3rd level support with our external partner
  • Participating in international project teams covering IT System Engineer requirements
  • Identifying, troubleshooting, researching and documenting faults and implementing proposed security fixes within hardware and software areas
  • Being co-responsible for device management and deployment of security patches, updates and software packages 

Your profile ideally illustrates

  • Successfully completed computer science studies or successfully completed IT education with relevant professional experience
  • Experience in global IT device management including servers and end-user devices
  • Ability to work independently, carefully and structured
  • High pro-active, solution-oriented and analytical thinking skills
  • Very good German and English skills
  • Strong communication skills and a proven ability to interface with internal business partner
  • Good time management skills with the ability to prioritise workload and remain organised while meeting deadlines
  • Great affinity to animal welfare and FOUR PAWS issues and values

Our offer includes

  • The opportunity to truly contribute to global animal welfare
  • A varied and responsible job with a lot of creative freedom
  • A multinational team with the spirit of being ONE FOUR PAWS
  • An animal friendly workplace and a pleasant job environment in a motivated team
  • An attractive working place located in the centre of Altona
  • Flexible and family-friendly working arrangements

We are dedicated to the principles of equal opportunity, diversity and plurality.

Be part of a good cause and apply for your next professional challenge. Please send us your application documents (including salary expectation and start date) as PDF-file in German or English via e-mail to

Nina Kurtz
Personnel Officer
040/399 249 15


Nina Kurtz

040/399 249 15

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