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With 1500 employees from more than 30 countries and cultures working at 14 sites, Skyguide provides air traffic control services for Switzerland and parts of neighbouring countries. In 2021, Skyguide safely and efficiently guided around 0.7 million (in previous years around 1.3 million) civil and military aircraft through the busiest airspace in Europe.
That’s why Skyguide needs you!

Software Tool Engineer for JIRA and Confluence 80-100%

Location:  Geneva


The Software Tool Engineer is responsible for promoting and supporting good software engineering practices using the workflow and collaboration tools used within skyguide, in particular in the area of requirements management, test management and defect management.




  • Manage the run of the software tools
  • Ensure incidents are analysed and fixed
  • Act as single point of contact for customers and suppliers
  • Train and support the users
  • Configure the software tools according to user needs
  • Manage the lifecycle of the software tools: implement regular software upgrades, ensure information security directives are respected
  • Manage changes of the software tools and implement new requirements
  • Drive harmonisation and contribute to the creation of an integrated tooling chain
  • Lead the JIRA and Confluence server migration to Atlassian's cloud solution



  • Engineering degree in information systems or equivalent education
  • At least 5 years practical experience in support tools for software development lifecycle
  • Good know-how of software engineering tools (JIRA, Confluence, Polarion) and their integrated use in an enterprise context
  • Experience with Atlassian cloud products is a plus
  • Proven track record in training and coaching
  • Pragmatic approach and ability to work autonomously
  • Open-minded team player with good interpersonal skills
  • Practical experience with Agile methodologies such as Scrum, SAFe, Kanban
  • Fluent in English, good command in German or French is a plus


Location: Geneva  

When: upon availability

Working percentage:  80-100%