Unix Engineer


Job description, responsibilities and duties


As a Unix Engineer, you take over responsibility for the delivery of excellent Unix services towards the trade customers managed by your team. The main goal is to minimize the amount of unplanned downtime in the customer's production environment and to achieve a high level of customer satisfaction.

The Unix Engineer has the responsibility for complex UNIX environments, is responsible for all change management on UNIX and hardware level in these environments. He also is responsible for the optimization and proactive support. The UNIX Engineer is responsible to work on UNIX complex incidents, identify and solve 3rd level problems, keep contact to the customer, coordinator of data center, technician and network incident and implementation activities. According to our service level agreements we commit to our customers short response times and to fix problems within a given timeframe.


  • Work with cutting-edge technologies
  • Innovative projects for the biggest worldwide brands
  • Support of professional career growth by matching your skills and plans with the suitable projects
  • Possibility to work in other NATEK European branches
  • Attractive salary referring to your skills and experience
  • Private health care
  • Flexible working hours
  • Flexibility with employment form


  • Consultation, implementation (designing system solutions based), system management
  • Creating system documentation
  • Identification and solving of problems
  • Coordination of support teams in order to ensure high availability, capacity and customer satisfaction
  • Participating in rotating on call" duty with team members


  • 3-5 years of engineering and operational experience with Unix operating system installation, administration
  • HP-UX or Linux
  • Experience with architecting solutions that integrate database, storage and UNIX technologies a plus
  • Good understanding of high-availability environments: HA cluster knowledge, administration and troubleshooting experience required
  • Storage (EVA, XP, 3Par) and SAN skills would be a plus
  • Project management skills. Ability to coordinate tasks with several people, teams, departments; Commitment to timelines and effort
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Cross-cultural team player. Used to working and collaborating in international environment, within large customer landscapes (numerous servers etc.)
  • Ability to understand and explain technical concepts to a variety of technical and non-technical audiences
  • Aptitude to learn new tools and technologies very quickly and adapt to changing project deliverables
  • Significant systems programming and system administration experience in a production UNIX operating system environment
  • Fluent in English

Requirements for the employee

Required education

University education (Bachelor's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Computer skills - user

UNIX/Linux - advanced

Required experience



Brief description of the company

NATEK is a leading provider of IT Outsourcing and Consulting Services in CEE (Central and Eastern Europe).
Established in 2004 in Czech Republic, NATEK has created a global organization in Central Europe in order to develop long-term partnerships with prestigious international companies by providing complete range of services as professional services, Near shoring and platform service delivery.
With currently more than 400 employees, NATEK delivers service in following countries: Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia. With the objective to staff more than 200 IT specialists in the next 12 months, NATEK thus becomes one of the most sought-after companies specialized in IT outsourcing in Central and Eastern Europe.

If you are interested in more information, please visit www.natek.eu

Main focus of the company's activities

Information technology, computer programming, web portals

Company address

NATEK Czech Republic & Slovakia s.r.o. - organizačná zložka
Suché mýto 7045/1
811 06 Bratislava


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