Application Administrator - Trading Surveillance (f/m/d)

Deutsche Börse AG • Frankfurt am Main

Learn. Develop. Grow. But always: Share value

Join our international team that drives positive change, united by a spirit of openness and curiosity. We empower you to have an impact and to grow – personally and professionally. With us, you work at the heart of financial systems and evolve the way markets operate. We’re excited about the future because we are the ones shaping it. Let´s do this together by sharing value!

Who we are

Who we are

Tracing its origins to 1585, Deutsche Börse Group has become one of the world’s leading exchange organisations and an innovative market infrastructure provider. In this role, we provide investors, financial institutions and companies access to global capital markets. What’s your part in all this? With your commitment you contribute to the success of our unique business model: offering a wide range of products, services and technologies for security, transparency and integrity on the markets. By creating trust in the markets of today and tomorrow we foster growth and contribute to the prosperity of future generations.

Frankfurt am Main

Your career at Deutsche Börse Group

Your area of work:
Deutsche Börse Group operates the Frankfurter Wertpapierbörse (FWB®, the Frankfurt Stock Exchange), global reference market for German stocks and the European number one for trading exchange-traded funds (ETFs), as well as Eurex, the marketplace for the derivatives community worldwide with a broad range of international benchmark products and the most liquid fixed-income markets in the world. The Trading Surveillance Office at Deutsche Börse Group is responsible for trading surveillance for both Eurex Deutschland and the Frankfurt Stock Exchange. Our Xetra/Eurex Database Operations team is responsible for the day-to-day operations, deployment, and handling of these trading surveillance applications as well as the database administration in order to ensure well-functioning markets. Xetra/Eurex Operations covers the full scope of Deutsche Börse Trading, Clearing and Risk systems including their infrastructure.


Your responsibilities:

  • Day-to-day operational responsibilities including incident response, standby duty, and maintenance activities. 
  • Excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting skills.
  • Design, build and maintain monitoring and alerting stack.
  • Administration and optimization of high availability solutions including their associated databases.
  • Stay up to date on technology and help improve processes and culture.

Your profile:

  • Interest and ability to learn, collaborative working style.
  • User and basic system management knowledge with Linux.
  • Ability to script in bash in Red Hat Enterprise Linux environments.
  • Knowledge of relational database engines - mySQL preferred
  • A degree in Computer Science, Math or Engineering or equivalent experience.
  • A passion for the challenges of building, running and servicing minimum downtime critical production systems.
  • Working proficiency and communication skills in verbal and written English and German (min. B2 level).

Why Deutsche Börse Group?

We are committed to providing a work environment where everyone feels welcome and can reach their full potential. Our standards go far beyond simply matching candidates with the right position.


We enable you to move freely with our job tickets, job (e-)bikes and free parking opportunities.

Work environment

Collaboration, communication, or deep focus – in our modern office buildings you will find the perfect work environment. Free drinks and food and meal allowances included.

Health and wellbeing

We care for your health and wellbeing and besides various health promotion measures we offer you a group accident insurance and additional insurance offers at discounted rates.

Financial stability

We provide financial stability by offering attractive salaries, company pension schemes, participation in our Group Share Plan, as well as bonuses, subsidies and discounts.

Hybrid work

Collaborate and exchange on-site or work remotely several days a week in line with business needs and local regulations. Our hybrid working model combines the best of both worlds.

Flexible working hours

We want your job to fit your life situation and offer flexible working time models, part-time models, childcare allowance, or the possibility to study alongside your job.


Our market infrastructures are globally connected. Working with us means collaborating with like-minded colleagues across over 60 locations from more than 100 nations.


We promote individual development by offering internal development programmes, mentoring, further education and training budgets.

Ninwe Gourie – Campus Recruiting

Ninwe Gourie – Campus Recruiting

Are you interested in an internship, an apprenticeship or a working student job?


Our Campus Recruiting Team is looking forward to your call or e-mail.

Recruiting Team

Recruiting Team

Take your career to the next level with us and embrace new challenges!


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Ready to start your career with us?

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