Junior IT System Administrator

Who we are

Axyon AI is a fintech company with a mission to bring AI-powered predictive value to the investment management industry. We partner with asset managers & hedge funds to deliver consistently high-performing AI-powered investment strategies by leveraging its proprietary, fully automated AI/deep learning technology for financial time series.

We are an inclusive firm and proud to support a work/life balance that meets individual and business needs. We strive to foster a culture of total well-being, personal and professional growth.

What we are looking for

We are looking for a motivated Junior System Administrator to join our highly talented team of engineers, developers, and scientists. You will collaborate for the effective provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of hardware and software systems and related on-premise and cloud infrastructure. You will mainly work on ensuring continuous, optimal performance of IT services and support systems and their upgrade as the company expands and its IT needs increase.

You will collaborate closely with our Head of IT with best-in-class technology and participate in technical research and development to improve the performance and security of our environment. 

For this role, you need to have:

  • Experience in building scripts, tooling, and automation for computing environments
  • Experience managing and configuring office hardware devices and servers
  • Experience in configuring network hardware and software
  • Experience in configuring and managing Operating systems (Linux/Mac/Windows)
  • Basic familiarity with cloud systems (e.g. AWS/Azure) 

Nice to have:

  • BSc Degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science or a related field (alternatively, a scientific degree and relevant professional experience will also be considered)
  • Previous experience in similar roles (1-3 years)
  • Basic familiarity with DevOps principles, practices and tools
  • Proficient English understanding and written production
  • Problem-solving attitude with good attention to details
  • Teamwork spirit, curious mindset, and a strong drive to learn and grow professionally


This is a full-time position based in Modena, Italy. We will expect you to work on-site (in the office). Afterwards, a flexible schedule might be arranged subject to demonstrated ability to work autonomously.

What we offer you:

  • Above-average salary for equivalent positions (sources: AlmaLaurea, Payscale.com). Gross salary range: EUR 25-28K
  • Welfare benefits and health care insurance plan.
  • A young, vibrant, and fast-paced work environment
  • A dedicated budget for learning (e.g. online courses, conferences, books, etc.)
  • Spacious office in a prestigious villa facing Modena’s largest public park
  • Flexible working hours
  • State-of-the-art facilities and equipment
  • Unlimited coffee, fruit, and snacks