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Linux Administrator

Hosting & Core ICT • Utrecht • Full-time

Key about your team

We offer best-in-class SaaS hosting, with 24/7 availability of an expert team. In a fully controlled and secured ISO 27001 and ISAE3402 certified private cloud environment, supported by services and purpose-built data centres. We are a group of highly experienced IT experts, who are cooperative and eager to do the best for our customers.

Keylane drives industry standards by developing best practices in SaaS Services and Application Hosting. We have our own datacentres, enabling us to be completely in control of all aspects of managing large and complex SaaS implementations.

We have the ambition to grow our team and have great plans for the future. Thanks to the growing number of customers which make use of our SaaS-services the department becomes more and more important within Keylane. To realise our ambitions we are now looking for a new eager colleague who wants to function as one of the specialist System Engineers in our Core-IT team.

Key about you

You are an System Engineer who has experience with managing and automating virtualized infrastructures, hosting business applications or SaaS services on a high availability basis. You are at your best when you have automated all our chores away and ready to spend time innovating our platform. Beside the daily maintenance and management of the hosting platform you will participate in our improvement projects.

Within your role you will be expected to work with; RHEL 6 and 7 moving to 8, the full VMware stack, Datera storage solutions, Automation tools like Puppet and Ansible, Back-up solutions like Spectrum Protect, Monitoring tooling like Nagios and CheckMK, Networking tooling like VMware NSX, Containerization solutions like OpenShift and a myriad of other tooling.

Furthermore, we think it is important that you

  • You have at least a HBO Bèta degree or comparable experience.
  • You have a passion for IT and are eager to learn new things.
  • You have solid knowledge of and extensive experience working with Linux and preferably also Windows
  • Red Hat certification is a huge plus!
  • You are specialised in at least one of these areas: Virtualization, Networks, Storage, Automation and have some war stories to tell about it.
  • You are a team player and work pro-actively, you have a flexible mindset and are customer oriented.
  • You think in challenges instead of in problems and the dynamic environment of a fast-growing company is something which attracts you.

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In short

This job offers you

A great opportunity to use all your capabilities to influence and help shape this role. You’ll be a part of a growing, private equity backed organisation. You will join a company where technology, people, and customer focus meet. But we’re not a company with masks and uniforms. We prefer that people are themselves. That’s why we’ve agreed to behave exactly the same way at work, as we do at home. Simply because it makes us happy and we believe a company is only as awesome as the people within it. That’s why we strive to bring onboard passionate people with amazing talent and work hard to support them in both professional and personal development & health. We acknowledge it is a fast-paced and tough industry. So we take good care of our own. So, just be yourself.

Perks & Benefits

We will ask a lot, but we’ll offer you a lot too.
This is a career challenge in a dynamic, tech savvy organisation, wanting to grow in Europe.

That is why we offer more than just a job:

  • Develop yourself as a committed expert
  • Upgrade your skills via specific learning journey
  • Explore our Keylane Academy
  • Work from home frequently
  • Join our Playground activities
  • Attend (or host )Expert talks
Learning & Development
Within Keylane you have all types of learning opportunities. This guide inspires and shows you your learning path.

In this ever-changing world, our customers and stakeholders expect the highest quality and various competences from us. To meet their expectations, we embark together on this Keylane Journey, and while we seek to become a vision-led and value-driven organization, our purpose, values, behaviours and abilities are the key to achieve a successful transformation.

To ensure our continuous development, at Keylane we focus not only on technical capabilities, but also on enhancing personal skills and nurturing relationships that will support our strategic pillars, which make a Keylane Committed Expert.

The values of our Committed Experts serve as the foundation for your own Learning Journey.
This Learning Guide will show you how we can assist you in further developing yourself into the Keylane professional that offers added value to the organisation, our customers and to himself.

Our learning guide

Be Yourself

At Keylane, we take pride in upholding diversity and inclusion. We make a virtue of celebrating our differences. Granted – we are all similar in the sense that every single one of us is a committed expert  each in their own field of expertise. But that aside, we are all quite different – and we cherish that!

So no matter whether you are Dungeons & Dragons fanatic, a square dancer, Pokémon player, board gamer or sports fanatic, you are welcome here. The only thing we ask is that you are the best at what you do. And in Keylane’s true spirit, it is of course up to you, whether you want to define yourself as a committed expert.

Connect with me

If you have any general questions about Keylane or want to have a quick chat before applying.

Just reach out to
Ingmar Schakelaar
Talent Acquisition Specialist

Apply now!

Right now, we need people who are passionate about change through technology. This is not as easy as it sounds, but we’ve made a great start. If you have what it takes to turn good ideas into even better solutions, we need you!

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