1 900 - 3 000 EUR

Linux system engineer

Visma Labs

Place of work
Contract type
Total wage (gross)
1 900 - 3 000 EUR

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Visma IT & Communications is looking for a passionate System engineer for Linux Area with the ability to work on call.
You must have a drive to develop high quality processes that will run in an unusually complex technical environment. You will be a member of our operations team, where your skills and contributions to manage our solutions and supporting tools will be very visible. You must love to help team members and to receive help from them. The team is international (Romania, Norway,...) so you will use English both written and orally. If the descriptions above fit you, and you can check several of the following bullets, Visma IT & Hosting can offer you a very interesting work and very competitive terms.

Your skills, experience and abilities:
  • English proficiency
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work on call on production environments
  • Master's or Bachelor's degree in Computer Science (In lieu of degree, 3 years relevant work experience).
  • Superior analytical and problem solving skills
  • Commitment to quality with a passion for testing
  • Strong ability to work independently as well as with highly cross-functional teams
  • Experience in maintaining web based solutions on Linux technology stacks
  • Enjoys figuring out how to make systems fail in ways that help engineers improve their designs.
  • Ability to prioritize and gauge tests for maximum safety and improvement gains. - Careful and detailed approach to safety-related testing and documentation.
  • Excellent software engineering fundamentals.
  • Deep understanding around DNS, email, web servers, databases, load balancing.
  • Bash, PHP, Perl, Python, Scripting - an advantage
  • Networking experience in: IPv6, TCP, UDP, routing, etc.
  • Understanding and usage of IT tools such as Icinga/Nagios/monitoring tools
  • Operational experience, mainly Web based application
  • Surveillance monitoring
  • Experience in working with hypervisors (VMWare, Xen, KVM) - an advantage
  • Ansible,Chef,Puppet Automation tools - an advantage
  • Postfix, Dovecot, Apache, Nginx, PowerDNS, MySQL, PostgreSQL, LDAP - an advantage
  • DNSSEC, SELinux - an advantage
  • Cisco IOS, Juniper JunOS - an advantage
  • Windows Server, Network Appliance Data OnTap. - an advantage
  • Exchange, .NET, IIS7, MSSQL, - an advantage.

  • Install, configure, test and patch operating systems and middleware, including security packages
  • Work with different internal teams to understand product domains and address documentation/training needs
  • Maintain and grow a production environment in a way that makes the system increasingly maintainable
  • Participate in upport for production issues and upgrades, and pre-production installations at varying levels
  • Monitor services that are provided to customers
  • Work to resolve a running queue of application support tickets and debug complex problems as they arise

Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards

Salary offer starts from 1900 EUR.

Employee perks, benefits

  • Modern, spacious A class office close to the city center
  • Competent and motivated colleagues in an international environment
  • Friendly, multicultural and cooperation oriented team
  • Professional growth and development
  • Motivating salary
  • Phone bills covered
  • Parking space for every employee or if you preffer public transportation we cover public transportation tickets
  • Unlimited days of Home office
  • Social events (monthly brunches, team building, parties)
  • Company holiday apartments in Spain and France, fruits and snacks in the office
  • The chance to shape yours and our new company’s future

At Visma we have friendly and supportive company culture and we will do our best to make you feel welcome.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Master's degree)

Educational Specialization


Language skills

English - Intermediate (B1)

Other knowledge

UNIX/Linux administration - advanced
Bash - advanced


Brief description of the company

Visma has a strong presence in the Nordic, Baltic and Dutch segment where we have achieved good segment positions, high brand awareness and operational efficiencies. Visma’s ambition is to be a national and regional leader in the markets we operate. Visma has 800,000 customers, 8000 employees, and EUR 1,460 M in revenue. SaaS and cloud computing continue to be the main growth driver. Visma has offices in Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania, the Netherlands, UK, Ireland, Romania, Poland, and Spain. We've been in the market for the last 20 years being able to change, transform and improve how people interact with different software products for B2B needs. Automation and efficiency allow for small businesses and complex enterprises to work smarter and strengthen their competitiveness.

Investments in product development and innovation are key success factors for Visma. Total
investment in R&D reached NOK 1.4bn in 2017. The Visma Group consists of over 3000 developers, who have a continued strong focus on exciting new technology such as algorithms, optimization, machine learning, and AI. Visma is now Europe’s largest center of excellence for developing cloud software. Software that now services millions of end-users within Financial Management Systems, Procurement, FinTech, Schools, Welfare, Retail, and Payroll. During the decade from 2010 to 2020 Visma will recreate all its Windows solutions as cloud solutions. About two-thirds of R&D investments are related to Cloud/SaaS projects.

Visma Labs is NOW looking for over 200 multi-skilled and driven professionals with a strong vision to build services into the cloud and focus on continuous company's growth. Visma will allow employees to be passionate, creative and proactive in their work. For personal growth, the employees will get the opportunity to be part of international and local competence groups, take training to learn new technologies or agile work methods, get certifications and participate in conferences.

If you're ready to drive fast and be part of the new adventure, you're the one we're looking for!

Visma Labs in Kosice, Slovakia is looking for a new talent like you!

Company address

Visma Labs s.r.o.
Štúrová 27
04001 Košice


Contact person: Mgr. Petra Judičáková
E-mail: send CV
ID: 3781271   Dátum zverejnenia: 7.10.2019   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   Salary offer starts from 1900 EUR.