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Linux Engineer – English

By August 17, 2022 No Comments



Netherlands: Rotterdam/Hybrid
€ 3500 – € 4500 Monthly
English (Fluent)
Hiring type:
Company hire
1 year with view to extension
Start date:
Job ref.:
Adelina Georgieva
+31 (0)70 311 7822


Our client is a leader in digital services for companies and entrepreneurs. They serve more than 2 million customers in Europe and have over 1000 experts to support them. They are the largest group of webhosting companies in the Netherlands, working with many recognisable brands, and operating in over 17 European countries.

Their main goal is to help businesses focus on growth, by leveraging their expertise in data and analytics to establish marketing and sales programs, cutting through competition barriers.

For their team in Rotterdam, they are looking to hire a Linux Engineer. If you are an experienced Linux specialist with an Internet Service Provider (ISP) background who’s professional, results-oriented and above all customer-focused, do not hesitate to apply.

Job Profile for Linux Engineer
Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Work on the installation, configuration, management and tuning of systems
  • Manage complex Linux environments
  • Use Shell, Python or PHP to simplify tasks
  • Work with complex dynamic business systems and solve disruptions
  • Standardise, document and optimise processes and procedures
  • Have a consultative role in technical implementations
  • Participate in troubleshooting and customer support at second and third level
  • Assist the sales team with customer issues
  • Coach and supervise technical colleagues
  • Work in the 24×7 on-call pool

Candidate Profile for Linux Engineer

  • Must be fluent in English, both written and spoken. Fluency in Dutch is a plus
  • 3-5 years of relevant work experience, including several years as a Linux engineer
  • Completed (technical) Bachelor’s degree
  • Knowledge and experience in the ISP world
  • Working experience with scripting (Shell, Python, PHP)
  • Working background of Kubernetes
  • Experience with high-availability solutions (MySQL clustering, HAProxy, etc.)
  • RHCE or LPI-2 certification is a plus
  • Practice with management tools such as Puppet
  • Knowledge of IP networking (TCP/IP, IPv6, load-balancing, firewall, switching)
  • Excellent communication skills, by telephone and in writing

What Our Client Offers

  • 25+ days of paid annual leave
  • Sabbatical leave
  • Hybrid work environment
  • Travel allowance and home office allowance
  • Training and certifications funding up to  1500/year
  • Discount on all company products and services

Already imagine yourself in this position? To make the first step, click Apply or email us your CV at cv@bluelynx.com


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