Linux Engineer

Location: Amsterdam, North Holland Salary: competitive
Sector: IT Type: Permanent

Are you a passionate open source specialist who is ready for the next step in your career? Do you thrive in a highly technical environment? Do you want to work at a successful company in Amsterdam? Great! This might be the job for you!

We're hiring a Linux Engineer

As a Linux Engineer, your main focus will be on developing, maintaining and improving the complex Linux environment of the company. Furthermore, you will receive many opportunities to improve your knowledge and skills supported by a generous personal education budget.

How your potential will be optimised

In your role as Linux Engineer, you will be part of a dedicated systems engineering team. With your team, you will work on state of the art technological solutions.

Your tasks are as follows:

  • Developing, maintaining and improving the complex Linux infrastructure environment
  • Re-building the entire automation framework using technologies such as Puppet
  • Providing general IT support
  • Conducting maintenance work

A track-record to fit in perfectly

  • Experience with working in a complex Linux environment
  • Extensive knowledge of Linux distributions
  • Network related skills such as DNS, DHCP, etc.
  • Excellent scripting skills in Python, Bash, Ruby or Perl
  • Experience with configuration management tools such as Puppet, and with building monitoring tools
  • Proficiency in English
  • Experience in the financial market is a plus

What you will get for your efforts

  • Gross annual salary between €60.000 and €75.000
  • 40 hour work week
  • The chance to work with the latest technologies
  • Many opportunities to develop and optimise your knowledge and skills
  • Access to a generous budget to follow courses
  • Flexible working arrangements

Where the magic happens

This amazing job opportunity is available at a high tech company located in Amsterdam. The company is specialised in Exchange Trading Products (ETPs). They offer a high-tech platform that is developed in-house and in which risk management is closely integrated.

Apply now

Apply online or send your CV to Severo Druiventak via s.druiventak @ If you would like to know more about this job or similar jobs in IT, contact Severo Druiventak via 020 530 5800 or s.druiventak @


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