Systems Engineer (Linux)


A leading company in their sector based in Dublin City Centre is looking to hire experienced Systems Engineer. You will be in charge of the maintenance and design of our EU Data Center as well as of the Corporate branches architectures. Hands-on experience on Data Center and Cloud environments is a must.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Fine tune performance and troubleshooting infrastructure ensuring that systems and data are operational 24x7x365.
  • Design, implement and manage storage/software systems.
  • Hardware installation.
  • Solve technical problems under pressure.
  • Design, manage and troubleshoot Virtualization infrastructure.
  • Provide accurate effort-estimates for deliverables.
  • Collaborate to complex deployments and support inter team solutions.
  • Contribute to the hiring process.


Essential Competencies/skills:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience of Linux at enterprise level environment.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in Networking.
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience on Storage and SAN.
  • Automation and scripting skills: Bash, Python.
  • Knowledge of backup systems (Amanda/Zmanda is a plus).
  • Monitoring tools (Zabbix, Nagios…)
  • Experience in Cloud computing and IaaS (AWS, Azure).
  • A strong customer focus, able to work under pressure, outside the box thinking, friendly and open team player.
  • Excellent English verbal and written communication. Another European language a plus (Dutch, German, Danish, French).


Unfortunately, we cannot offer sponsorship for this role so you must have valid Visa to work in Ireland.

John Ryan, Senior Recruitment Consultant - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

John is one of our recruitment consultants on the Technical Infrastructure Division of e-Frontiers and has been with the company since June 2012. John brings over 12 years recruitment experience to the e-Frontiers team having previously worked for one of Ireland’s biggest recruitment companies. He has worked with many of the Ireland’s leading IT companies and has experience of sourcing technical candidates across all levels. He has also gained valuable on-site client recruitment experience from various recruitment projects. John studied Business Studies in Dublin Business School. He prides himself on his professional and logical approach to recruitment.

Specialises in: Senior Windows Engineers, System Support, Linux Administrators, Unix Administrators, Security Consultants, Virtualisation Specialists, Unix Specialists, Infrastructure Consultants, Cloud Automation Specialists, Office 365 Specialists, Windows Engineers