Junior Linux System Administrator

  • Location

    Brussels, Belgium

  • Sector:

    Information Technology

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  • Contact:

    Romane Palauqui

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Do you want to be part of the dynamic and multicultural team behind the .eu and .ею top level domains?

Send us your CV today!

Our client is the not-for-profit organization appointed by the European Commission to operate the .eu and .ею top-level domains. The .eu domain ranks among the ten largest top-level domains in the world, connecting 500 million people in 31 countries to one Internet identity.
The company is headquartered in Belgium (Diegem), and has satellite offices in Sweden, the Czech Republic and Italy. Our young organization employs people from all over the European Union and is the perfect arena for self-motivated professionals looking to be challenged and stimulated in their working environment.

For our office in Diegem, we are currently looking for a:Junior System Administrator


As a Junior System Administrator, you will be responsible for the monitoring and maintenance of the computer systems and networks. This role requires prior experience using Linux systems, such as CentOS or Red Hat.

Your main tasks and responsibilities will include:

  • Perform daily maintenance activities by verifying :

  • Systems monitoring and alerts

  • Systems logs

  • Scripts output and technical mailbox

  • Backup jobs

  • Provide 1st line support for the IT infrastructure and services

  • Participate in building, upgrading, and maintaining servers and systems

  • Assist with the Release Cycle of the in-house developed production systems, operate and guarantee their availability

  • Ensure that the documentation is up to date

  • Participate in an on-call rotation


  • You have a bachelor degree in computer science or equivalent by experience

  • You are experienced in Systems Administration

  • Experience in installing, configuring, and maintaining Linux and Windows Servers

  • Hands-on experience with VMware/ESX

  • Working knowledge of Python, Perl, Bash is desirable

  • Experience with configuration management tools (Ansible, Puppet, etc.) is desirable

  • Experience or interest in DNS is desirable

  • Eager to learn in a fast paced environment and seek continuous improvement

  • Skilled at troubleshooting and resolving technical problems

  • Strong sense of ownership in the timely resolution of issues and completion of project tasks

  • Ability to follow procedures but also suggest improvements

  • You are fluent in English and either Dutch or French