Current vacancies at Bareos GmbH & Co. KG

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Technical Support Specialist


Provides customer service and technical support to Bareos customers. Analyzes problems, reproduces issues, finds workarounds and solutions, communicates with development.

About Bareos

Bareos is a reliable network open source software to backup, archive and restore data from all major operating systems. Bareos comes with LTO hardware encryption, supports backup from and to the cloud, has a multi-tenancy web UI and many more. The company based in Gemany offers subscription and support services to customers world-wide. Customer range from SMB over universities, national research organizations, governmental institutions, ISPs and include Fortune-100 and DAX listed companies.

Essential job functions

  • Interact with customers via ticket system, email, phone, chat, remote access, exceptionally on-site
  • Analyze problems, gather according information
  • Reproduction of issues in lab environment
  • Communicate with development
  • Find workaround and solutions, including configuration adaption, scripting
  • Update FAQs and product documentation


Preferred: Germany, Cologne area. World-wide remote engagement is seen as an option, depending on candidate's qualification

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • General good IT background
  • Linux / Open Source affine and experienced
  • Scripting / DevOps experiences
  • Bareos / Bacula experiences are a big plus but not mandatory
  • Fluent English
  • German language knowledge desirable but not mandatory
  • Skills in problem solution
  • Ability to organize and prioritize multiple work assignments (tickets)
  • Ability to pay close attention to detail

Education and Experience

  • Academic degree desirable, alternatively technical education and relevant job experiences

Job Perspective

Providing technical support has the highest priority. Mid-term development for this position optionally may include promotion as technical engineer, including functions like consulting, training, development, technical pre-sales support.

How to apply

Please use our contact-form for your application.