IT Admin / Application Manager (m/f/x)

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IT Admin / Application Manager (m/f/x)

Job description

Location: Dornbirn, Austria

Position:  Full-time employment, part-time possible

ABOUT CRATE.IO is the developer of CrateDB, a global leading-edge IoT database, extending the limits of time-series applications. The highly scalable distributed database solution combines the performance of NoSQL with the power and simplicity of standard SQL. Designed specifically to support machine data applications and IIoT, CrateDB is optimized for time series and industrial data and runs in the cloud such as Azure and Amazon as well as on the edge and on-premise. 

We are a VC and corporate funded global technology company in the IOT space, both Forbes and Gartner have recognized us as cutting edge. The company is well funded with $10M+ of fresh capital we raised in our latest financing round this year. We are gearing up for hyper-growth with current offices in the USA, Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.


In this role you will set up the IT backbone of a deep-tech startup and you will take care of our internal work environments. You will be the go-to person for general IT support in our company. This role will report directly to our VP Engineering.


  • Join a leading VC funded tech company from the pre-B stage through the exit
  • Contribute demonstrable business impact to Crate’s growth
  • Be part of an open, collaborative culture with “Craties” from diverse backgrounds
  • You learn how to manage complex corporate IT, distributed over various locations
  • You learn how to optimize IT resources in a remote first company



  • Administrate our SaaS Productivity Tools and our Office 365 Suite
  • Coordinate external IT partners (eg. Hubspot, Microsoft, …)
  • Be responsible for our data security and privacy
  • Act as a sparring partner for internal departments especially operations
  • Lead of internal IT projects (like introduction of new tools and applications)
  • Take care of IT equipment configuration and operations
  • You provide IT support for internal users
  • You oversee a dedicated IT budget


  • 3+ years experience in System Administration of Microsoft 365 tools (including Microsoft Exchange, Sharepoint and Active Directory)
  • Experience with other SaaS Productivity Tools (e.g. Zoom, Slack, etc.) is a plus
  • 3+ years of experience in System Administration and relevant processes (e.g. handling of setup, security, documentation)
  • Experience with data security and privacy a big plus
  • High service orientation, used to working independently
  • Strong communication skills in English, German beneficial


  • Competitive compensation
  • Flexible working hours
  • A variety of perks (e.g. financial allowances for public transportation, fitness and education)
  • Participation in our Employee Stock Options Plan
  • The opportunity to become part of one of the most exciting startups in the IT scene (Winner of the 2021 IoT Evolution: Industrial IoT Product of the Year Award)

At, we don't just accept difference - we celebrate it and support it. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or gender identity.