Senior Linux System Engineer

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Full time
Platform & Security
Breda (NL)
Senior Linux System Engineer

CM is a fast growing company and worldwide expanding its business rapidly. Our mission is to provide a leading platform for mobile messaging, payments, apps and voice. We look out for colleagues that strengthen our departments and share the challenges of the CM business environment.No matter which team you work in or where you are based, you will always be part of a crew working for the world’s best mobile platform. CM Telecom is a company that values passion, craftsmanship and your will to contribute.

For our Technical Team, CM is looking for an experienced professional to join our information technology company as a Senior Linux System Engineer. The position is located in Breda, the Netherlands.

How you fit in

- Several years of experience as a Linux System Engineer (minimum 5 years)
- Bachelor level education or its equivalent
- RHCE or LPI-2 certification is a plus
- Outstanding experience with Linux, especially with Ubuntu, CentOS/RedHat
- Experience in the use of other Unix platforms is a plus
- Experience with managing and optimizing of 100+ server environment
- Expert experience with setting up and managing Nginx, PHP and MySQL stack
- Experienced in setting up and managing high available scalable infrastructure and clusters
- Experience with provisioning and configuration management tools as puppet, ansible and chef
- Experience in the use of monitoring tools as Nagios, Munin and Icinga
- Experience with source code management systems like GIT
- Basic network knowledge (switches, routers, firewalls etc)
- Experience with managing and organizing of virtualization platforms including VMWare
- Familiar with scripting systems including bash and perl
- DevOps approach, working from the core principles of continuous integration, delivery and deployment
- Mission critical attitude: you know exactly what to do when it really matters

Bonus skills

- Affinity with Windows server management (also in combination with Linux landscape)
- Motivated and enthusiastic, always with the aim to resolve challenges and goals
- Strong communication skills
- Fluent in Dutch and/or English, spoken and written
- Experience in a dynamic and international work environment

About CM

- Our vision: one plug-and-play platform for mobile messaging, payments, apps and voice
- Strong international orientated working environment with offices in London, Paris, Brussels, Frankfurt, Cape Town, Hong Kong, Amsterdam, The Hague, Enschede and Breda (HQ)
- Strong history of innovation in telecom since 1999
- Around 200 employees

Our offer

We welcome you to a challenging, innovative environment with great opportunities for you to explore. Our benefits are very competitive and designed around your preferences:

- Depending on experience, a good salary and working conditions
- 25 days of leave
- Solid company pension scheme
- Healthy work-life balance
- Flexible schedule
- Possibility to develop and improve yourself and choose your own tuition
- A lot of room for creativity, own entrepreneurship and input

Do you recognize yourself in every single bullet point? And do you fit in a dynamic environment and feel comfortable with our business culture?

Then apply for the job by sending your résumé and motivation to, attn. Sanne Koenraads.
For more information, please visit our company website:

A capacity assessment will be part of the application.