Senior Linux Engineer

Discipline Information Technology
Location Utrecht (NL)
Hours a week 40

As a Senior Linux Engineer you will be responsible for the monitoring and management of all issues on all Linux servers and Linux based applications. Furthermore you will take care of the Linux server installations, migrations and backups. You will automate and improve setup, deployment and maintainance of all Linux servers. You are a real teamplayer working in a dev-ops team, with a flexible attitude and are willing to travel to different locations or datacenters once in a while.

Next to that you are interested to work in an enthusiastic young team within a dynamic and rapidly growing company.

What you will do

  • Advise and support manager IT Infra on architecture and hardware / software challenges.
  • Collaborate across business and technical disciplines to develop Infrastructure / System Engineering Designs for internally hosted and cloud solutions.
  • Advise and support Application managers / users using Linux based software.
  • Advise and support IT Development regarding performance, stability and security.
  • Advise and support IT Infra regarding network/server performance, stability and security.

Must haves

  • Around 5 years experience with Linux (Ubuntu / Redhat)
  • Proven extensive experience with:
    • Apache / NGinx / Varnish
    • Galera
    • Networking Protocols like IPSec, BGP, STP, HTTP(s), DNS, DHCP, ARP etc.
    • Linux administration
  • Experience with:
    • Bash / shell scripting  and Ansible
    • Web-servers: Apache / Nginx / Varnish
    • Elasticsearch / Elastic Stack
    • Cloud platforms & services: Google Cloud, Cloudflare
    • Server / application monitoring (eg Nagios, Kibana)
    • Nutanix
  • Knowledge of :
    • Enterprise container platforms: Docker, KubernetesDocker
    • VMware Vsphere 6 or higher
    • Batch scripting

vidaXL as employer

vidaXL is a dynamic international company that stimulates curiosity, passion and personal development. vidaXL encourages thinking big and taking on new challenges. All of our staff members, with various backgrounds, have at least a few things in common: ambition, work satisfaction and using their skills to their utmost potential.

Want to join us?

We are looking forward to receiving your application! Send your motivation and resume to [email protected] Please don’t hesitate to contact our recruiter: Bas Nissen.

E | [email protected]

T | +316 57 71 26 14

Haba Trading B.V. | Mary Kingsleystraat 1 | 5928 SK | Venlo |

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What we offer

We offer you a challenging and varied position in a powerful and dynamic international company. An organization for ambitious professionals who exploit opportunities, dare to take decisions and feel at home in an informal, no-nonsense, results-oriented organization. Do you recognize yourself in this? Apply now and you will count on excellent future prospects.

Haba Trading B.V.
Mary Kingsleystraat 1
5928 SK Venlo

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