System Operations Engineer

Amsterdam office


Your opportunity

Are you that experienced Systems Operations Engineer who is keen to join a growing team? As a Systems Operations Engineer you will be a member of our Systems and IT Operations department. This department is responsible for the Expereo System Infrastructure and all other technical activities. As a Systems Operations Engineer you will be responsible for monitoring and troubleshooting of the Expereo System Infrastructure, with a focus on the hardware and software that supports our internal user. Besides the IT infrastructure in our 6 operational offices the IT Operations team supports infrastructure in the Expereo datacenters around the Globe. The Expereo System Infrastructure elements contain servers, firewalls and other supporting equipment on hardware, software and configuration level. It is a virtualized environment with mainly Windows servers, but also other operating systems.


Your primary tasks and responsibilities will be to:

  • Maintain Linux and Microsoft environment and office network;
  • Maintain virtual environment in order for high availability and disaster recovery;
  • Audit on a regular base our global firewalls;
  • Monitor all elements in the Expereo Network and System Infrastructure Globally (servers, load, logs, etc.);
  • Troubleshoot issues (incident management and problem management);
  • Act and solve all System related incidents in a pro-active manner;
  • Perform planned and proactive actions in order to keep the Expereo Network and System Infrastructure running at the highest possible availability;
  • Review and improve current documentation and procedures;
  • Be part of project teams.


Technology Overview:

Server Virtualization: VMWare 5/6
Platform: Linux (CentOS, Redhat), MS Windows Server 2008/2012,
Software: Solarwinds/ Nagios 
Protocols: LDAP, DNS, DHCP, SNMP, Radius, Tacacs, Syslog, NTP
Other: SAN Storage/ Cloud applications
Server Software: Apache/IIS, MySQL/MS SQL, LDAP/MS Active Directory


Your Profile

  • Completed relevant education (ICT, Network, Electronics, Telecommunications);
  • Minimum of 3 year relevant work experience in the support of servers and systems infrastructure;
  • Excellent knowledge of:
    • Linux
    • Networking using Cisco and/or Dell devices (vlan tagging, voice vlan, etc)
    • System Administration systems / tools
    • Virtualized environment based on VMWare
    • LDAP
  • Good knowledge of Windows Server, Exchange, IIS and Apache as we also manage our main services and systems in house;
  • Knowledge of Office365 is beneficial;
  • Knowledge of VoIP servers, Asterisk/Trixbox/Elastics is beneficial;
  • Knowledge and experience of Solarwinds is beneficial;
  • Fluency in English is essential, any other language is beneficial;
  • Analytical & precise with an eye for detail while still keeping an overview;
  • Proactive thinker with a can do mentality;
  • Strong communication skills, verbally and in writing;
  • Creative & customer focused;
  • Knowledge of ITIL is beneficial.


Expereo can only take candidates into consideration who already have a valid working permit and who are based in the Netherlands (relocation will not be facilitated).   


Our offer

Depending on your experience, Expereo offers a competitive remuneration package. We have a dynamic international working environment.



Send your curriculum vitae and motivation to join our team to referring to reference No.: JD-EXPINT-SYSENG.