Our client specialized in Cloud Servers, Big Data & Storage is growing rapidly! PEAK-IT is currently looking for Linux Systems Administrator to join their team of professionals. We are looking for hands-on and passionate professionals to perform system administration tasks at an expert level to assist or resolve customer support needs.

Your responsibilities:

  • Ability to absorb and comprehend company-wide interdepartmental escalations and delegation procedures, allowing for the proper transference of various internal/customer-related services and issues.
  • Interact heavily with customers, both verbally and in writing.
  • Receive escalations from the tier 1 team and own until resolution. In this position you will be the final escalation point for the majority of our customer support requests.
  • Assist and educate customers on basic to intermediate use of products or services.
  • Occasionally may be required to provide training to tier 1 and tier 2 teams.
  • Escalate technical issues to various internal teams as required.
  • Work directly with vendors.
  • Work with management to improve productivity, policy, and other high level functions of the group.
  • Perform other various duties as assigned.

Minimum qualifications:

  • High School Diploma, equivalent or a Linux hobbyist.
  • Fluently in English and one of the following: French, German, Italian
  • You’re willing to obtain technical certifications.
  • You possess strong analytical skills, and effective interpersonal relationship skills.
  • You’re willing to work 24/7 shifts.
  • Able to work with executives and highly technical teams of our VIP customers.
  • Ability to function as a team member and get along with others.

Nice to have:

An advanced to expert systems administrator skillset and at least 5 years’ experience working with one or more of the following operating systems:

  • Windows Server (2003 or newer)
  • FreeBSD
  • Linux

An advanced to expert knowledge of the following:

  • Storage concepts, filesystems, backup types and implementation.
  • Network Troubleshooting:
    • Routing and connectivity
    • Troubleshooting complex environments using one or more security mechanisms such as VPN, firewalls, and other ACLs
    • Troubleshooting server throughput issues & packetloss
    • Strong understanding of Layer 2 and Layer 3
  • Apache, nginx, or IIS
  • Firewalls: software or hardware.
  • Load Balancers: software or hardware.
  • Protocols: DNS, SMTP, TCP/IP, HTTP, and SSL

We offer:

  • A highly competitive salary
  • 24 days of holiday leave per year
  • A group health insurance plan
  • International and fun working environment
  • The ability to work with the latest technology

About our client

Our client is a global leading dedicated server, managed hosting, and cloud computing provider. With 13 data centers in the US, Asia and Europe and a worldwide footprint of network points of presence, our client operates a global cloud infrastructure platform built for digital scale. With over a 100,000 servers, our client’s modular architecture provides unprecedented performance and control, with a full-featured API and refined automation controlling a flexible platform that consistently spans physical and virtual devices for secure, low-latency communications.

To apply for this opportunity, please send your resume to: sollicitatie@peak-it.nl
For questions contact our Recruitment Consultant: Ilse Brok: +31653377311


The client is also looking for Linux Customer Support Technicians, please follow link below:

Customer Support Technician Linux

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