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Computer platform technician EFZ

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Computer scientists develop applications together with other specialists, take over support or define the generalist orientation. As the global market leader in automated cable processing, we open up a fascinating world to you. With dedicated trainers and a good working atmosphere, we can offer you the apprenticeship you are looking for.

As a Computer Scientist Platform Development you are responsible for our physical and virtual servers. You plan our local area networks (LAN), select suitable network components, install and configure them.

Your responsibilities include programming, planning, installation, training, operation and maintenance of IT systems and applications. In particular, you will deal with the networking of servers, data security issues, transmission, acquisition and control systems and the hardware of individual devices.

In the first year of your apprenticeship, you will work in Rotkreuz in our learning workshop with other apprentices in a team. In the second year of your apprenticeship, you will move to Dierikon to the internal IT department.

What you should know

Apprenticeship period: 4 years
⁠Next start of apprenticeship: August 2024
⁠Main training location: Komax AG, Riedstrasse 18, 6343 Rotkreuz (1st year of apprenticeship)
Komax AG, Industriestrasse 6, 6036 Dierikon (from 2nd year of apprenticeship)
School: Sursee Vocational School

What you do exactly

  • Management and maintenance of physical or virtual server systems and services

  • Planning of local area networks (LAN); selection of suitable network components and their installation and configuration

  • Concern for the security and availability of systems and services and the performance of the network

  • Responsible for data security and data protection

What you should bring with you

The focus is on the technical/craft direction, so an interest in this area is an advantage. At Komax, we also offer optimal conditions for women to succeed in STEM professions (mathematics, information technology, natural sciences and technology).

School requirements

  • Secondary school level A, grade point average ≥ 4.4
  • Secondary school level B, grade point average ≥ 4.8
  • High school, grade point average ≥ 4.3
  • Good assessment for work and social behavior

Personal requirements

  • Pleasure and great interest in dealing with IT technology
  • Interest in technical and operational contexts
  • Fluency in linguistic expression
  • Enjoyment of the English language
  • Analytical thinking
  • Systematic, precise way of working
  • High willingness to learn and perform
  • Willingness to work nights, Saturdays or Sundays
  • Ability to work in a team


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Roger Hügi

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