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Senior Systems Engineer

Basefarm is a European Managed Service Provider. We create market leaders by integrating the key competencies for digital transformation – big data, cloud computing and information security, into one service offering. Our delivery model covers everything from “idea to cable”; we provide strategic advice, implementation projects and infrastructure operations under one management and on any cloud.

Basefarm was founded in 2000 and our team of 550+ top engineers and advisors are servicing global clients from our European offices and data centers in Norway, Sweden, The Netherlands, Germany and Austria.

We are growing the farm and now have a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Systems Engineer to join our Infrastructure department, to be based in either Stockholm or Oslo.

 

The role

This position will support the overall goal for the business unit in each country where Basefarm has a presence, with an aim to build and operate Basefarm´s central high availability Linux infrastructure.

 

Key areas of responsibility:

  • OS and Application automation
  • Being a mentor in the team and helping with technology and complex problems
  • Planning, assessing and executing maintenance tasks
  • Execute Life cycle management
  • Plan and implements changes
  • Establish and communicate best practices
  • Standardize tools and workload
  • Take responsibility for problem resolution, recommend options and implement if required
  • Deliver 3rd line IT infrastructure support

 

Who we are looking for

An enthusiastic person who is a skilled in solving complex incidents and problems. The right person for this role should be flexible and open to change, as well as being structured with strong communication skills.

Moreover, the successful candidate should have:

  • In-depth knowledge of Linux
  • General network knowledge (TCP-IP, UDP, Switching, load balancing, firewall)
  • Experience of leading large and complex projects
  • Experience of programming and scripting to automate work
  • Knowledge of automation tools such as Ansible/Puppet/git/Jenkins
  • Strong holistic security knowledge

It’s advantageous if you have:

  • Experience from DevOps
  • Designing and building systems integration
  • Working experience within PaaS delivery, preferably from a Service Provider perspective
  • Knowledge of public cloud

 

What we can offer in return

Basefarm is born and raised in the Nordics and IT is in our DNA. The foundation of the company is very much the same since the beginning; a customer centric, transparent, honest company with a flat organization. You get the freedom and opportunity to develop both yourself and the company and everyone’s contribution is valued.

We offer you the chance to be part of a positive, stimulating and flexible working environment where passion is rewarded. Basefarm has been certified as a ‘Great Place to Work’ in both Sweden and Norway, which is something we take very seriously, our staff are after all our biggest asset!

What else? For an insight into life at Basefarm check out our Instagram account @ Basefarm.

 

Interested?

Click on the apply button to send us your application, interviews will be ongoing.

For more information about the role please contact Dan Yden on dan.yden@basefarm.com.

 

Type of employment: Full time, permanent.

Location: Stockholm or Oslo.

Infrastructure
Norway, Oslo
Final application date: 2019-04-15
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Systems Engineer

Basefarm is a European Managed Service Provider. We create market leaders by integrating the key competencies for digital transformation – big data, cloud computing and information security, into one service offering. Our delivery model covers everything from “idea to cable”; we provide strategic advice, implementation projects and infrastructure operations under one management and on any cloud.

Basefarm was founded in 2000 and our team of 550+ top engineers and advisors are servicing global clients from our European offices and data centers in Norway, Sweden, The Netherlands, Germany and Austria.

We are growing the farm and now have a fantastic opportunity for a Systems Engineer to join our Infrastructure department, to be based in either Stockholm or Oslo.

 

The role

This position will support the overall goal for the business unit in each country where Basefarm has a presence, with an aim to build and operate Basefarm´s central high availability PCI DSS infrastructure.

 

Key areas of responsibility:

  • OS and Application automation
  • Planning, assessing and executing maintenance tasks on the production platform
  • Execute Life cycle management
  • Plan and implements changes
  • Attend and contribute in projects
  • Establish and communicate best practices
  • Standardize tools and workload
  • Take responsibility for problem resolution, recommend options and implement if required
  • Deliver 3rd line IT infrastructure support

 

Who we are looking for

An enthusiastic person who is a skilled in solving complex incidents and problems. The right person for this role should be flexible and open to change, as well as being structured with strong communication skills.

Moreover, the successful candidate should have:

  • In-depth knowledge of Linux
  • General network knowledge (TCP-IP, UDP, Switching, load balancing, firewall)
  • Experience of programming and scripting to automate work
  • Holistic security knowledge
  • Knowledge of application deployment tools such as Ansible/Puppet
  • Knowledge of information security (PCI DSS)
  • Knowledge of ITIL framework

It’s advantageous if you have:

  • Experience from Windows Server or other Microsoft technology
  • Experience combining development with information technology operations
  • Working experience from multitenant platforms, preferably from a Service Provider perspective

 

What we can offer in return

Basefarm is born and raised in the Nordics and IT is in our DNA. The foundation of the company is very much the same since the beginning; a customer centric, transparent, honest company with a flat organization. You get the freedom and opportunity to develop both yourself and the company and everyone’s contribution is valued.

We offer you the chance to be part of a positive, stimulating and flexible working environment where passion is rewarded. Basefarm has been certified as a ‘Great Place to Work’ in both Sweden and Norway, which is something we take very seriously, our staff are after all our biggest asset!

What else? For an insight into life at Basefarm check out our Instagram account @ Basefarm.

 

Interested?

Click on the apply button to send us your application, interviews will be ongoing.

For more information about the role please contact Dan Yden on dan.yden@basefarm.com.

 

Type of employment: Full time, permanent.

Location: Stockholm or Oslo.

Infrastructure
Sweden, Stockholm
Final application date: 2019-04-15
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The Netherlands, Amsterdam (BF)
Final application date: 2019-09-30
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Did you not find what you were looking for?

We are always interested in connecting with talented individuals who want to be part of our growing team. Even if there is not an open position that catches your interest now, feel free to send us an application and tell us what you are looking for, perhaps we can find something for you.

Are you our next Basefarmer? Let’s find out…

For more information please contact our Talent Acquisition Manager, Stuart Ruddock:

stuart.ruddock@basefarm.com / +46 8  566 157 42

What to expect?

Basefarm offers a fun and stimulating working environment among highly skilled colleagues who all share a passion for IT. Our employees are our greatest asset and our culture is characterized by a strong team spirit where every individual has an important role in creating and delivering the right solution to our customers. We start the week with a joint breakfast every Monday and end it with our inspiring concept, Creative Fridays, on Friday afternoons.

WORK LIFE BALANCE


At Basefarm we’re pretty flexible when it comes to managing workload and time. We believe work-life balance is an essential piece of your wellbeing and well-needed to be successful.

TECHNOLOGY & PEOPLE DRIVEN

Our second corporate language is technical. We encourage Basefarmers to be creative, by supporting initatives such as Creative Fridays and power lunches 

"SCANDINAVIAN" CULTURE


We're a people company with flat hierarchies and trustworthy colleagues. Basefarm encourages its employees to take initiative and cultivate new ideas. Together we make a difference.

INTERNATIONAL TEAM


We're one great family working in diversed teams and cross border countries. This way, we create a space for international learning, which improves each individual and Basefarm as a whole.

Meet our basefarmers

The best picture of an organization is created by its own employees. Get insight in their daily work and experience with Basefarm as an employer!

"I choose to start working at Basefarm since they gave me the opportunity to help evolve, improve and expand customers IT-platforms"
- Joakim Dellrud
,
Solutions architect, Network
"I help my team perform by identifying, strengthening and investing in each team member’s unique set of competencies"
- Dan Ydén
,
Head of tooling & automation
"What I like the most about my work is great people to work with and the great opportunities. After 2 years as an Operation Technician I was given new challenges as System Consultant and Change manager"
- Anna Rehnström
,
VP Infrastructure
"Being part of the Service Delivery Department is really my dream position because I get to work with such variety of technologies together with amazing colleagues"
- Tobias Englund
,
Technical Account Manager
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million end users all over the world

OUR STORY

We are a European Managed Service Provider. We create market leaders by integrating the key competencies for digital transformation Big Data, cloud computing and information security into one service offering. Our delivery model covers everything from idea to cable: we provide strategic advice, implementation projects and infrastructure operations under one management and on any cloud. Founded in 2000 in the Nordics we are today a team of Europe’s top 500 engineers and advisors, working in Norway, Sweden, The Netherlands, Germany and Austria.

Come join us on our journey!

2000

Basefarm founded in Oslo, Norway

2000
2003

Opened office in Stockholm

2003
2004

Acquired TDC’s Norwegian Outsourcing operation

2004
2005

Schibsted ASA Became the majority shareholder

2005
2006

Acquired Infostream

2006
2007

- Became a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner

- Opened new Datacenter in Oslo
2007
2009

Acquired by Reiten & Co

2009
2011

Acquired BlueDome BV and WebDeal AS

2011
2012

- Became the first hosting provider in Norway and Sweden to be PCI DSS certified

- Acquired by ABRY Partners
2012
2013

- ISO 27001 certified Members of First.org

- ISO 14001 Certified
2013
2014

Awarded VMware Partner Of the year

2014
2015

Awarded Gartner Cool Vendor

2015
2016

- Top ranked (#4) in Whitelane Research IT outsourcing study

- Awarded by Great Place to Work - Top 10 workplaces in Norway 2016
2016
2017

- Aquired The Unbelievable Machine Company

- Awarded by Great Place to Work - Top 10 workplaces in Norway 2017
2017

Meet the CEO of Basefarm

" Basefarm has an amazing team with an incredible commitment to its customers. This is also confirmed by its top ranking as No. 2 in the Service Delivery category in Whitelanes 2016 survey. The industry for managed services as a whole is undergoing an exciting development, with growing demand for Basefarm’s hybrid cloud services which includes both public and private cloud, and the complexity of security and compliance around the same. This goes hand in hand with Basefarm’s ambition of becoming the leading European hybrid cloud vendor.  

Fredrik Ohlsen, CEO Basefarm Group

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