Systems Engineer

Location: Amsterdam
Language(s): Only English Required
12 Dec 2020
Evalan is an innovation company based in Amsterdam. Evalan develops, markets, and sells services that use state-of-the-art communications technology, with focus on remote monitoring and “Internet of Things” solutions. To support the delivery of these services, Evalan develops mobile devices and sensor units, data management systems, data processing algorithms and user interfaces on various platforms. Evalan works in cooperation with international technology partners and universities, and executes projects for industrial companies, hospitals, and research organizations. Trade names of Evalan's products are Sensemedic, bGrid, ARMOR and BACE. All our products make use of state-of-the-art communication technology. They are innovative and are applied in a variety of sectors, including real-estate, manufacturing, healthcare, food, and mobility.

We are looking for a passionate Systems Engineer to join our Operations Team of experienced professionals. With focus on continuous improvement of our IT systems; you will be responsible for day-to-day activities that range from supporting internal and external customers (solving incident tickets via Service Desk), maintaining and upgrading our interal systems (on premise and via Azure) as well as work towards the setup and automation of CI/CD pipelines. You will also work closely with our Developers and Project Engineers in designing, configuring, monitoring and troubleshooting our IT systems.

Your Responsibilities:

• Design, install, configure, test and maintain IT systems, both physical/virtual servers and network equipment;
• Maintain and improve the company cloud environment on the Azure platform;
• Administer the company backup system;
• Troubleshoot hardware, software and network issues to resolution and make recommendations for systems modifications;
• Manage the Office365 products stack;
• Prepare the hardware for new employees and assist the users in troubleshooting office related issues (Atlassian Cloud, Windows 10, Office365, endpoint security tool, printers);
• Procurement of hardware and software including management of the suppliers;
• Identify and track system security vulnerabilities;
• Provide technical customer support through Jira SD tool, Teams and email;
• Keep the technical documentation up-to-date

Your profile as a Systems Engineer:

Minimum requirement

• Bachelor's degree in computer science or similar, with at least 3 years of professional experience in a similar role;
• Relevant experience with Linux servers in virtualized production environments (ESXi/Vcenter, KVM);
• Knowledge of networking and security (Routers/Switches/VPN/WiFi);
• Experience in administering Microsoft Office365;
• Scripting experience (Bash, Python, PowerShell);
• Experience installing, configuring, and maintaining services;
• Excellent English oral and written communication skills, with the confidence to collaborate with others internally and externally


• Experience with public Cloud;
• Experience in continuous delivery and deployment automation;
• Experience with Docker and Kubernetes;
• Experience with MySQL, or similar relational databases

This role requires someone who is ambitious, and has the exceptional ability to multitask. The ideal candidate has the mindset to automate and avoid repetetive tasks as well as effectively analyse and problem solve. If this sounds like you and you want the opportunity to work and grow in the DevOps way of working and IoT technologies, then we warmly welcome your application!