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Linux Engineer (Ref. No.: 112758)

T-Systems Slovakia s.r.o.

Place of work
Košice, Slovakia
Contract type
Start date

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

A Linux Engineer is an IT professional who bears tasks to maintain, establish and troubleshoot the Linux server issues in both physical and virtual environments. He/she provides support for IT infrastructure services on all hosted Linux operating system distributions, mainly on Red Hat Linux, SLES and Oracle Linux. Linux Engineer is able to work proactively on continual service improvements and independently fulfill ad-hoc requests or requests created in ticketing tool.

Key accountabilities:
•Perform, coordinate and improve most complex activities needed to provide IT services and the supporting infrastructure in order to fulfill relevant KPI’s.
•Provision, install and maintain systems running Red Hat Linux, SLES, Oracle Linux and other known Linux distributions, as per configuration procedures and documented standards.
•Install new software releases, system upgrades, install patches and resolves software related problems.
•Propose and perform regular inspections and improvement recommendations.
•Diagnose and resolve complex tickets or escalate complex tickets with direct/potential impact related to IT infrastructure.
•Investigate the root cause of complex incidents and then initiate actions to improve or correct the situation.
•Evaluate, authorize, prioritize, plan, test, implement, document and review complex changes in controlled manner or escalate to higher authority.
•Assess actual performance of IT infrastructure against its predicted performance (any deviations between the two should be understood and proactively remediated, with vendors if necessary).
•Create and maintain technical documentation to support IT service.
•Identify weaknesses in used processes and eliminate them following industry and internal standards.
•Plan, implement and maintain a stable technical infrastructure to support organization’s business.
•Serve as technical lead to provide clear and comprehensive release and deployment plans.
•Deliver effective training plans and concepts to train other employees and ensure their fulfillment

Management scope
•Good interpersonal skills, effective collaboration across levels and within teams.
•Responsible for driving of standardization, automation and continuous service improvements of customers under responsibility.

Wage (gross)

960 EUR/monthMinimum base salary is 960 eur brutto + variable part + other financial benefits. The final basic wage component can be adjusted accordingly to individual skills and experience of selected candidate.

Employee perks, benefits

Cafeteria - individual benefit
•Trainings and development opportunities
•Discounts at various providers in Košice
•Possibility of Home office
•Pension savings contribution
•Meal vouchers contribution
•Extra vacation days
•young and enthusiastic working environment
•Diversity Program
•Health Weeks
•Sport Activities
•Weekend Events
•Work life Coaching
•Doctors at workplace
•Credit card
•Metro card
•Referral bonus /financial/
•Rotations possibilities

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

Technical skills:
•Detailed knowledge of ICT environment
•University degree or equivalent experience in the enterprise
•3-5 years of experience within the field
•Overview of the ITIL and TSI reference processes
•Overview of multiple platforms

•English (minimum B2)
•German (advantage)

Soft Skills:
•Communication - Advanced
•Analytical thinking - Expert
•Team cooperation - Advanced
•Training and mentoring - Expert
•Presentation skills - Intermediate
•Negotiation skills - Advanced

•Technical certification (advantage)
•Basic Project Management knowledge
•Financial literacy


Brief description of the company

T-Systems delivers high-quality services combining information and communication technology (ICT). The company's broad expertise in both fields makes the business customer division of Deutsche Telekom a preferred partner for multi-national corporations, small and medium-sized businesses and public institutions. Over 160,000 customers from every industry worldwide benefit from the company's special expertise in providing integrated ICT solutions from a single source. T-Systems is the only company to offer its own complete ICT portfolio and to combine IT (Information technology) and communication technology to produce new solutions.

Number of employees

1000 and more employees

Company address

T-Systems Slovakia s.r.o.
Žriedlová 13
04001 Košice


Contact person: Ing. Lucia Gbúrová
E-mail: send CV
ID: 3830775  Datum zveřejnění: 6.2.2020  Spodní hranice mzdy (brutto): 960 EUR/month