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Operations Specialist (Linux)

Would you like to be part of setting new standards for how the future IT-infrastructure will be implemented in a global landscape? Do you have the skills and would you like to be part of a global team of experienced IT-Infrastructure engineers? Then you might be the new System Engineer we are looking for.

​​​The main focus will be in Nagios Monitoring tools. You will be working with Linux RedHat, Nagios, Apache, MySql, Thruk, rrd-tools, scripting in shell, perl, phyton and php.

You will also help in driving improvements on our existing client infrastructure setup in coordination with NNIT Denmark. You will help promote efficiency to NNIT client by supplying them all the systems/infrastructure support that they need in their daily operations.

Our everyday work is characterized by an open and direct atmosphere, and we put emphasis on creating a challenging yet fun working environment. We pay significant attention to job satisfaction, and personal and professional​ development. You can count on skills development with interesting work, relevant training and career development plans.

The job entails:

  • 3rd level support
  • Technical reporting
  • Creation of technical and operational management documentation
  • Working with incident, request, problem and change management processes in line with organizational processes (ITIL)
  • Knowledge of SQL queries
  • Strong Coordinating skills to collect and develop IT Tools to standardize, optimize and automate tasks.
  • Support and administration of Nagios infrastructure
  • Perform day-to-day operation of technical components, to continuously meet agreed service levels
  • Ensuring the 24x7 availability of all client  systems
  • Carry out Infrastructure monitoring that performs reactive/proactive response to indications of possible degradation or total disruption of an IT service
  • Create documentation for infrastructure related procedures and processes
  • Take part for the implementation of IT policies and procedures including implementation of structured methods such as Incident Management, Problem management, Change Management etc.

 Minimum requirements for the position are:

  • Relevant Bachelor degree or higher, and at least 3 years solid experience in system administration such as Linux RedHat based systems and/or network operations, preferably in a service oriented environment.
  • Excellent documentation, communication, analytical, and troubleshooting skills, and must be able to communicate effectively and work with all levels of the organization.
  • Knowledgeable in TCP/IP suite; Network (WAN/LAN/WLAN), VPN, RDP, SNMP, and Internet services (HTTP, DNS, FTP and SMTP)
  • Experience in supporting large-scale/global sites from remote location, preferably in an IT Shared Service or Operations/Command Center environments.
  • Basic to Advance IT administration and troubleshooting skills, generally in Linux RedHat environments (Apache, MySql, sendmail, syslog etc.)
  • General knowledge/skills in various IT Technologies: VMWare, Cisco Systems, Windows Servers, etc.
  • Basic to Advance knowledge on network, Server and Infrastructure
  • Familiarity with Ticket Management tools (e.g., HP Service Desk, CA Service Desk, Remedy, etc.)
  • Familiarity with infrastructure Monitoring tools (e.g., Nagios, HP Openview, CA Spectrum, etc.)
  • Best-in-class customer service skills
  • Can create short scripts to automate any routine work
  • Willing to work on shifts

Favored applicants will possess one or more of the following:​

  • International experience is a plus
  • Linux RedHat certification is a plus
  • ITIL Foundation Certified




Seth ​​HR Consultant Leis