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IT Operations Engineer (32-40h)

Are you looking for a lively and highly dynamic environment where you can use your talent? Online Seminar can provide you with that change in your career!

Let us introduce ourselves!

We help clients producing inspiring and interactive online events. More and more companies are embracing this way of communicating with customers and employees. It is not without a reason that we are growing very fast! This is an excellent opportunity to join a company that is on the forefront of next generation streaming. Sound interesting? Then quickly continue reading…

The role:

Online Seminar’s IT Operations team is looking to hire a highly motivated IT Operations engineer to drive the stability and sustainability of our next generation streaming infrastructure. The IT Operations team provides mission-critical infrastructure for all Online Seminar services and business applications. In this role you will be responsible for the innovation projects in the network, datacenters, offices and studios, coordinating communications with internal and external partners and troubleshoot IT Operations related events.

The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of pro-active operational engineering in a mixed environment and success in driving complex issues to resolution, autonomously and/or collaboratively. The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to manage stakeholder relations, both technical and management, and will know when to escalate to senior engineers and management when assistance is needed. A love for working with new technologies and pushing the envelope on existing technology is essential! This is an excellent opportunity to join a company that is on the forefront of next generation streaming.

The ideal candidate:

  • 5+ years’ experience working in a role responsible for Windows/Linux datacenter infrastructure
  • Containerization (Preferably Rancher / Kubernetes)
  • Strong scripting & automation skills (Shell and/or Powershell)
  • Knowledge of installing, configuring and maintaing Windows and Linux internet facing infrastructure
  • Experience with performance monitoring, tuning, troubleshooting, etc.
  • Lifecycle management of the various technologies that IT Operations is responsible for

Nice to have::

  • Knowledge of ISO27001 procedures
  • Deep understanding of modern strategies for balancing network congestion, latency and reliability in support of interactive, ultra low-latency, RTP-based streaming

Soft skills:

  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Strong work ethic; self-directed and resourceful
  • Solution oriented and result driven
  • Proactive, flexible and capable of working independently as well as working in a team
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Analytical skills and data-driven mindset

Can we make you happy with:

  • Working at a prime location in Amsterdam
  • A personal development plan and following training courses
  • A salary that matches your work experience
  • 24 vacation days in a year
  • A laptop and telephone reimbursement
  • Hybrid working
  • A free lunch, which you can compose according to your own lifestyle
  • Padel is very hot here, but feel free to bring up your own activity
  • Regular parties & get-togethers, organized by a number of enthusiasts

Excited? Send your resume to Any questions first? Then call +31 20 84 57 405.

Thank you in advance for taking the time to apply. It would be perfect if the match is mutual. We look forward to getting to know you better.

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