Mission Critical Engineer – Linux / AIX

Job description

Mission Critical Engineer – Linux / AIX

BPSOLUTIONS has ambitious growth objectives. We want to further expand our leading position in the field of Mission Critical IT. To accelerate this, we are looking for an experienced Mission Critical Engineer.

Job description: Mission Critical Engineer - Linux / AIX

In this role you are part of the Mission Critical Team, in which you can use your technical skills widely. Because as a T-Shaped professional you have your specialism in Linux, you get the opportunity to take a leading role in this. You are in frequent contact with your direct colleagues for substantive guidance. The work will be carried out on the basis of Service Level Agreements and ITIL processes and you will participate in an on-call shift.

Your responsibilities:

  • Monitoring the performance and continuity of the infrastructure;
  • Remote management of network, server and storage infrastructures;
  • Resolving incidents and disruptions;
  • Monitoring the performance and continuity of the infrastructure;
  • You analyze the possibilities, in accordance with the customer's wishes;
  • You give our customers solicited and unsolicited advice about offering sustainable technical solutions;
  • You help your colleagues within the team to further deepen and broaden their network knowledge.

What do we expect?

  • Monitoring the performance and continuity of the infrastructure. Experience with IBM AIX is a plus;
  • A good understanding of and practical experience with Microsoft Enterprise and VMware environments;
  • Experience in a Service Desk role or a remote customer support role with knowledge of ITIL methodologies.

Do you fit within our team?

  • Do you have a healthy passion for the IT profession and are you willing to deepen and broaden your current knowledge (T-shape) also in areas that are previously less known to you?
  • Are you analytical, assertive and communicative?
  • Do you have creativity, are you energetic and do you like to have fun in your job?
  • You must be intrinsically motivated, be able to work systematically and purposefully;
  • You have an eye for detail, you are a team player, a leader, you have a high gun factor and you are always looking for new opportunities;
  • You have a High Performance attitude and you radiate energy and commitment;
  • You are willing to really go for it, you are a go-getter and you want to grow together with us.

What do we have to offer you?

  • An excellent salary, participation in incentive plan, and good fringe benefits.
  • Super fun group of dedicated, hardworking colleagues with extensive knowledge and experience to collaborate with, create opportunities and achieve high-level success within the Mission Critical IT market;
  • A pleasant, open, respectful working environment, where fun, progressiveness and a 'Getting it done' mentality predominate;
  • The background of a stable, reliable highly valued IT service provider that is valued by customers with a 100% fan score and the highest customer satisfaction in the Managed Services domain in the Netherlands;
  • A forward-looking portfolio of services and technology to help you serve medium-sized and large businesses and organizations;
  • Room to do business, to give direction and to be important internally and externally;
  • The opportunity to continue to develop as a person and as a professional through training and certifications.


BPSOLUTIONS helps organizations to set up their Mission Critical IT in a way that makes the organization smarter and therefore can make progress. We do this by ensuring on the one hand that Mission Critical IT is always up-and-running and performing optimally, and on the other hand we ensure that organizations are ready for the future with Data Analytics and AI, with which data really going to work for them. In everything we do, we make the world a little bit smarter. 



This is reflected in our open, direct, respectful, dynamic and progressive culture. We value your own input, focus on personal growth and offer you the opportunity to get the best out of yourself. Above all, we are reliable, open, honest and transparent, towards each other, towards our customers and our partners.


It is not for nothing that our customers appreciate our services with an exceptionally high NPS of 92, we have a 100% fan score and there is little turnover in our team! We adopt change, work in an 'agile' manner as much as possible, have thorough, customer-oriented and securing processes and work with state-of-the-art technology.


If you have any questions, please contact Paul van der Hilst on 030-303 2900 or mail us at recruitment@bpsolutions.com.

Job requirements

Do you have:

  • A completed IT study;
  • At least 3 years of experience as a Linux specialist in complex environments;
  • Possess or willing to attain SUSE, Red Hat or LPIC certifications quickly;
  • Knowledge and experience with remote infrastructure management in a multi-client IT organization is an advantage;
  • Good command of the Dutch and English language;
  • Thorough technical insight and a service-oriented attitude;
  • Self-starting and self-learning attitude.