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Linux Specialist, Gdynia

Workplace: Gdynia
As Specialist in the Linux Solaris Team, you will be part of a strategic operational business unit with employees in Gdynia (PL), Copenhagen (DK) and Stockholm (SE) which enable our colleagues in the bank to focus on their customers by ensuring stable IT solutions.  
UNIX Platforms is part of IT Operations and we are responsible for supporting Nordea’s business applications using the latest technology.  

The position we offer

As Linux Specialist you are responsible for areas within Linux Operation, development of installations, operational procedures and guidelines for the server infrastructure, hardware and software components, and management tools in the data centers.  
You will act as 3rd level support for the IT-Supporters, Database Specialists, Network Specialists, IT Specialists and Developers in all tasks related to installation, operation and maintenance of the servers’ infrastructure, and potentially also for other infrastructure components and applications.  
You will interact with Infrastructure Experts and Architects to always ensure that the design and server infrastructure strategy is followed and carried out.  
You will work on a regional level and take full responsibility for operations and cross-border implementations.  
As a member of the Linux Team, operational quality and platform services are your primary responsibilities. The Linux systems managed and related services are based on latest technology, which means that we are at the forefront of the Linux platform area. Keywords are RHEL 7, Puppet, git, Red Hat Satellite, VMware, UCS hardware, Veritas VCS/Infoscale Enterprise 7, UC4, ITM6, Netbackup/TSM, Oracle DB, DB2, Splunk, auditd, Hadoop, Weblogic. Familiarity with some of these technologies/tools will be an advantage but we do not expect you to be an expert.  
We also run Solaris 10 and 11 on SUN Sparc, Fujitsu and VMware, with zones, ZFS, and Veritas Cluster Server. We use Remedy for Incident, Change, and Asset (CMDB) management.  
As we work on long-term projects to improve our global IT services and problem handling, you use your technical knowledge to take active part. You will provide sparring to team members and point them in the right directions, or to colleagues with great knowledge on specialized areas to make sure we use our knowledge ideally.  
At all times you look to improve efficiency, secure high quality within your area of responsibility and that we meet deadlines.  

The qualifications you need

You probably have a relevant higher education but most importantly experience from a Linux Specialist role from a large or medium sized international company.  
You are proficient or have a big interest with scripting (either or more of shell, python, perl), automation methods, performance tuning, troubleshooting, Unix system and network security, and/or similar domains.  
You have a business oriented approach, are an able communicator in English and a problem-solver who is able to get your points across in a large organization.  
Due to your service oriented approach, you serve as an inspiration for your colleagues.  
At times, we work under relatively high pressure and so you should have the ability to keep calm and collected.  
By joining the Nordea team you will gain: 
  • Opportunity to participate in ambitious international IT projects  
  • Access to the latest high-tech solutions and opportunity to specialize in other technologies 
  • Exciting projects in your own responsibility with diverse challenges 
  • Wonderful team spirit and a great working atmosphere in a friendly team 
  • Modern and friendly work environment with open door policy 
  • Possibility to participate in training programs enhancing your qualifications  
  • Full Time position based on an employment contract  
  • Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package 
  • An incentive package that includes a medical services package for you and your family 
  • Sports card 
  • Catering and cinema tickets funding 
  • A possibility to join a corporate life insurance scheme  
  • Access to Employee Pension Scheme  
  • Relocation package option 

More information and send application

Please send your application together with cover letter in English
Please include permit for processing personal data in CV as following: “I give my permission for the processing of my personal data that is essential for the recruitment process in Nordea Bank AB branch in Poland, in accordance with the Act of 29.08.1997 on the Protection of Personal Data (Journal of Laws No. 133, item 883 amended)”.
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