Linux Engineer

Location Kingdom of the Netherlands
Discipline: Other, Engineering
Job type: Temporary/Freelance
Contact name: Gemma Dozy

Contact email:
Job ref: 12014
Published: 21 days ago

At the moment I am looking for a Linux Engineer for one of my biotech clients in Breda. The contract is 1 year to start with, however extension is expected.

You will be responsible for all activities related to VMware & Unix and will play a key role in supporting the Netherlands Manufacturing site as well as incorporating new technologies under the challenge of a complex and fast-changing technology landscape.


  • Perform administrative and operational support tasks on VMware and Unix OS platforms.
  • Perform operational support as required and systems maintenance in accordance with solutions standard methodologies and Change Management policies.
  • Provide technical expertise and improve solutions and resource utilization based on industry standards and global standard methodologies.
  • Provides performance analysis and tune systems while utilizing software and hardware tools to identify, analyze, and diagnose complex problems and factors affecting performance
  • Contribute to the design, documentation, and execution of disaster recovery activities and associated tests
  • Drive continuous improvement in the IS infrastructure processes as well as platform life cycle management in alignment with regulatory and manufacturing requirements.


  • +2 years with Red Hat (RHEL) Linux
  • Experience with virtualization technologies for a global enterprise, vendor certifications preferred is a plus
  •  Experience in running and/or administering Unix operating systems
  • Scripting and ITIL experience and running regulated systems
  • Understanding of operating system and network tools for solving performance issues
  • Working knowledge of Clustering and HA configurations

Project Start Date

  • Preferably on short notice

Project Duration

  • 1 year to start with, extension expected


If you are interested in the above description, please apply with your CV.

PS: Did you also know that we offer a generous referral scheme, because great people know other great people, right?

For further information, please contact Gemma Dozy on  +31 (0)20 20 44 502 or by email at