Senior Linux Engineer (English version)

  • Engineers
  • Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Nederland

Senior Linux Engineer (English version)


Are you a Linux expert who is up to date with the latest techniques and would you like to share your extensive knowledge and experience with your colleagues? Then we have an excellent challenge for you!

As a Senior Linux Engineer you work on setting up and improving new and existing customer environments on a daily basis. You assist colleagues in answering customer questions and you tackle technical issues.

Our ideal new colleague is a specialist who, in addition to being specialized in Linux, is good at building scripts and has extensive experience with open-source management tools and automation. You also have knowledge and experience with the (comparable) techniques as described below or you can quickly master them.



  • Configuration & Automation (experience with Ansible is a plus)
  • Scripting knowledge (Bash, Python, or similar tooling)
  • Experience with network technology (TCP stack, understanding the OSI model is an advantage)
  • Experience with cluster environments (HAProxy, Keepalived, experience with HA stack is a plus)

In addition to your broad technical knowledge, you also have:

  • Experience with Linux server systems
  • Experience with guiding complex customer challenges

Personal skills

  • You don't like manual processes and strive to automate everything
  • You know how to take an exemplary role for your team and like to share your knowledge
  • You are a team player

We invite both Dutch and English-speaking candidates to apply.

What we're offering

  • Informal culture (no suits, no ties)
  • Modern office with plenty of parking space and near a train station
  • Board game nights
  • Laptop of choice (MacBook, Dell or Bring Your Own Device)
  • Delicious lunches by two chefs
  • The chance to work on the biggest internet projects in The Netherlands
  • Researching and introducing cutting-edge technologies
  • Contributing to open source on the job

    Curious about your future colleagues? Click here and take a look at the workplace.

    About True

    True is a managed hosting provider for optimized web and digital workplace environments. Since 2000 we have been on a mission to organize the digital landscape of organizations in the smartest way possible. We do this for clients such as Tweakers, AMBER Alert, VakantieVeilingen, 24Kitchen and De Vegetarische Slager. Want to know more? Go to verhaal.

    Acquisition as a result of this vacancy is not appreciated.

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