Job Description
Senior System Engineer - SUSE Linux for SAP
Application deadline:  As soon as possible
Workplace:  Onsite Position
Job Location (Short):  Bjerringbro, Midtjylland, Denmark
Contract Type:  Full-Time
Employment Type:  Regular

Are you looking for the chance to drive the optimization of server security in a SUSE Linux for SAP environment? Join us at the heart of our IT organization.

At our headquarters in Bjerringbro, Denmark, you will join our Global System Applications team, part of the Grundfos IT organization. With colleagues in Denmark and the Philippines, we hold the responsibility for Linux System Administration. We are operating a complex and business-critical setup with more than 130 servers. 

As our Senior Specialist, your responsibility will be driving the ongoing update of our server solutions. We are transitioning into SUSE Linux for SAP. With two colleagues you will be mapping and driving the process and collaboration across our IT organization specifically the teams covering our SAP environment on-premise and in the cloud.

“You will be working on ensuring that the backbones for our business-critical systems are functioning optimally. But you would not only be a system engineer specialist here. You will also work with our other dedicated specialists in implementing new solutions and ensure that business is constantly a factor in our processes. This is an exciting new journey for us, and you get to put your mark on it,” says Michael Holstein Carlson, IT Supervisor.

Combine your IT and collaboration skills 
We are looking for a person who is confident in taking responsibility for solutions involving business critical infrastructure and who possesses the capacity to overlook the complexity of a large server environment. You are familiar with risk assessment to avoid and reduce downtime and increase security.

Key requirements:

  • 5+ years of experience with Linux system administration in a similar role
  • Familiar with a complex server environment
  • Experience in an international organization is a plus
  • Proficient in English and Danish
  • Confident with SUSE Linux from SAP
  • Experience with Redhat Linux, Jboss and hyperscaler

If you have experience in the following areas it will be an advantage but not a requirement: 

  • DB2
  • Websphere Application server ND
  • Ansible
  • Bash
  • Scripting
  • IBM Access Manager
  • Apache
  • Understanding of CI/CD/DevOps/automation
  • Akamai
  • Docker/Container

”Good business understanding, the ability to drive your projects and true team player skills are likewise important for you to succeed in this position. As a person, you are adaptable, open-minded and thrive in a dynamic environment,” says Michael. 

Additional information
If you have questions or want to know more about the position, please contact IT Supervisor, Michael Holstein Carlson at +45 42 11 13 63

If this job interests you, please send your resume and cover letter today or as soon as possible. We expect interviews to be held on an ongoing basis, so please send us your application today!

We look forward to hearing from you.
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About Grundfos 
Grundfos is one of the world’s leading water technology companies with more than 19.000 employees in 60+ countries all over the world. Our skills commit us to pioneering solutions to the world’s water and climate challenges and improve the quality of life for people. We dare to do things that others cannot or dare not do, as we believe innovation is not only a business opportunity, but an obligation. And what really matters to us is not short term profit, but the impact we make. By becoming part of our united powerful team, you too can drive this change no matter your role.

An inclusive team
If you like the look of this job and know you can bring your skills to contribute to our purpose, please apply. We need and welcome professional people from all corners – however you identify and whatever your background is.