Systems Engineer - Infrastructure, Arendal

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Gard is looking for a System Engineer to join our Infrastructure and Operations team in the Technology and Business Transformation (IT) department in Arendal. You will be joining one of the world’s leading marine insurance companies, in a friendly team of experienced professionals.

You will be a part of a team with the operational responsibility for Gard’s core IT infrastructure.

We are ensuring efficient operation and development of our computer systems and applications in a secure and efficient way. Gard is primarily using platforms and applications from Salesforce, Microsoft and Oracle.

Close cooperation internally with Gard’s business functions as well as externally with our suppliers and service providers will be crucial to success.

Gard is a knowledge sharing company that will give you plenty of challenges and opportunities to develop in this role.

Your main responsibilities:

  • Responsible for day-to-day operations of Gard`s IT infrastructure including cloud services
  • Innovate infrastructure and operations, identify and implement improvements
  • Drive the transformation of our service delivery from on-prem data center environments towards the cloud.
  • Management, deployment, configuration and daily operation within our cloud environment
  • Ensure a good cooperation with our operations partner, who handles the BAU support function
  • Participate in digital initiatives
  • Risk management and quality monitoring


The successful candidate will:

  • Be familiar with modern deployment methods for configurations, applications or infrastructure, preferably from an Azure perspective
  • Have a keen eye for improvement areas
  • Be interested in the potential in IaaS, PaaS and SaaS platforms and applications
  • Technical and architectural knowledge within Windows Servers, Linux, VMware and Active Directory.
  • Be independent, proactive and structured
  • Take responsibilities
  • Have excellent cooperation skills
  • Hold a relevant degree in computer science or similar
  • Have excellent English written and verbal communication skills

Contact, Hiring manager: Brigt Valland, tel, 99 62 21 21. mail:

Interested? Apply here:


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  • Ingeniør- og teknologiske fag
  • Realfag


  • Aust-Agder



Gard AS

Who are we?

For more than 100 years, Gard has been insuring the global maritime industries for their whole range of risks. Today, it is the largest P&I Club and the second largest marine insurer in the world – employing nearly 450 people in 14 global offices.

Delivering a vision

Knowing why you come to work makes it rewarding and inspiring, and Gard offers its staff a clear vision of its role – to help our Members and clients in the maritime industries to manage risk and its consequences. Our people help companies to navigate good times and bad, in some cases ensuring a company’s survival.

Joining a genuine team

Gard was created, and is still owned by, the industry it serves – this means we work for and with our clients. We carry our core values – friendliness, adaptability, integrity and result-oriented – with us in how we deal with each other and the world outside Gard.

The opportunity to develop and grow

With a dynamic business model and commitment to employee development and training, Gard offers the opportunity to gain world-class expertise, international experience and the flexibility to move between disciplines and roles.

Offering a long-term career

Gard offers careers with longevity and security. The growth of the business over the past few decades, as well as its strong financial position, mean that Gard staff have been offered the challenges and variety that make for long-term careers.