Systems Engineer - Dutch & English

IT & Technology


Our international client, a telecommunications service provider with headquarters in Miami, is currently looking for a Systems Engineer to join their team in the Netherlands. The Engineer will be responsible for all systems across the company and will assist with managing two enterprise class colocation facilities location in Spijkenisse and The Hague.This position will assist in helping with day to day operations (Monitoring, Remote Hands, Deployment of new equipment and servers, Support desk) and provide professional and problem-free services to our customers.
Job Profile for Systems Engineer
Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:
  • Monitor, diagnose and resolve complex network and computer system issues
  • Manage and administer servers, networks and applications such as DNS, FTP and Web
  • Maintain internal network structure of the data center by managing routers and maintaining their function
  • Install, configure and maintain switches, servers, firewalls and hard drives
  • Troubleshoot network systems to identify and fix performance issues
  • Manage the integration of various technologies and provide solutions to complex problems
  • Design and lead initiatives for the optimization and restructuring of network architecture
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of network administration and firmware integration
  • Monitor data center conditions to ensure optimum environment for servers, routers and other devices
  • Perform system repairs and update software/operating systems
  • Calibrate and monitor data center servers to ensure efficient performance
  • Collaborate with IT handlers, sales and data center managers to develop action plan for improved operations
  • Manage data center floor space to allow for easy accessibility to data center equipment
  • Resolve operational, infrastructure or hardware incidents
  • This position will be Monday – Friday for a total of 40 hours; however, this position will have responsibilities 24/7/365
Candidate Profile for Systems Engineer
  • 1+ years’ experience in a technical environment
  • Operating, troubleshooting and maintenance of mission critical mechanical and/or electrical support systems required
  • Experience using test equipment to evaluate and troubleshoot equipment operations
  • Basic trade craft; termination of CAT-5 cable, POTS, punch downs, optical terminations cable lacing and splicing, etc
  • Knowledge of Linux, Windows and Networking
  • Knowledge with principles of routing and client/server programming
  • Basic electrical knowledge
  • Data center experience a plus
  • Bilingual (English and Dutch)
  • Driving license (B)
What Our Client Offers
  • Semi-annual bonus
  • Commute reimbursement
  • Parking provided and paid for
  • Laptop
Work Hours:

40 hours per week