At the RIPE NCC, we bring people from diverse backgrounds together to deliver tools and services critical to the functioning of the Internet.
As System Engineer, you will be part of an experienced IT team responsible for the core infrastructure that our services rely on 24 / 7.
We are looking for a proactive and innovative System Engineer with experience of working with modern technologies like JAMF, Saltstack and VMware.
It would be great if you have worked before with macOS and Linux (Redhat / CentOS).
Location : Amsterdam Central Station
37.5 hours per week on full-time basis
A 4-day work week is possible
As a System Engineer, you will primarily be responsible for problem solving and system administration, dealing with ticket requests and supporting departmental IT projects and cross-
departmental projects. As a System Engineer, you will join a highly-motivated technical department and will be responsible for maintaining our company-
wide IT infrastructure and providing high-quality user support for our IT Services (network, NAS, email, managed laptops, virtual environment) together with your IT colleagues.
Upcoming and ongoing challenges for this year include two large projects : further implementation of Saltstack and Elasticsearch.
In this role, you will be accountable for :
What we expect from you :
It would be nice if you also have :
What can we offer you?
The Team :
Information Technology and Security Department
Our international team of 14 colleagues with eight nationalities is responsible for the RIPE NCC’s IT infrastructure and services.
Working with other departments to support their needs is an integral part of the job. The IT Department implements new technologies for the entire company and is always looking to innovate.
About the RIPE NCC
The RIPE NCC is a not-for-profit organisation founded on the belief that the Internet should be governed openly, transparently and together with the wider Internet community.
We are one of the oldest Internet organisations in Europe and we are proud of our legacy. As an authority on unique internet number resources, we enable our members to operate and develop the Internet.
As a neutral source of information and knowledge, we actively contribute to a stable and innovative Internet. We are a trusted steward of the open, inclusive, collaborative internet model, connecting people, communities and stakeholders.
Our strongest asset is our staff. And we are proud of this! We bring together more than 150 people from more than 38 countries in our modern, vibrant office in the east wing of Amsterdam Central Station.
Our official working language is English, but over 30 languages are spoken by our colleagues.
Our backgrounds are diverse, but our goal is the same : to work for the good of the Internet.
Our vision : Together, let’s shape the future of the Internet. Will you join us?