A little bit about us
We are an ambitious company founded in 1996 and listed on the London Stock Exchange (CNIC), which is growing quickly through acquisition. We live and breathe our values and are committed to the growth of our business that we achieve through the growth and development of our people. We are successful because we recognise that our people are at the core of everything we do. Our mission is to enable the global economy to achieve its online aspirations.
What we do
As the developer and operator of software platforms, we provide web presence services to customers in over 180 countries. We are a leading provider of tools required to create websites, use email, and secure business online. Headquartered in London, the Group generates revenue and income from the worldwide sale of internet domain names and hosting on an annual subscription basis. CentralNic is also currently expanding its monetisation offering to acquire traffic and optimise online marketing activities. To learn more about the company, please go to our website www.centralnic.com.
As our System Engineer at CentralNic, you will will be a part of CentralNic’s Global Shared IT division, which provides the highest standards of performance, availability and security.
This role will ideally be based close to our headquarter in St. Ingbert / Germany, however we are working remotely at the moment but will be taking a hybrid approach post-pandemic.
Key outcomes of the role will include:
+ Ensuring and maintaining the smooth operation and security of our IT infrastructure
+ Installing and configuring software, hardware and networks
+ Monitoring system performance and troubleshooting
+ Analysis and elimination of occurring errors
+ Administration of Linux/Unix standard services (Apache, MySQL, Postfix) and scripting
+ Creating backups
+ Gathering data from log files
+ Password and identity management
+ Participation in on-call duty
+ Good knowledge and proven experience with operational systems in the
+ Experienced in the administration of Linux/Unix standard services
(Apache, bind, nginx, MySQL, Postfix, iptables, NFS, iSCSI)
+ Knowledge in scripting on Bash, Perl or comparable languages
+ Good knowledge in virtualization (preferred VMware), automation of IT
systems (preferably Puppet, Ansible, Terraform), debugging of network
communication (tcpdump, wireshark, etc.) and monitoring of systems
(preferred Icinga2, nagios)
+ Experience with cloud service providers (preferred AWS) would be nice
+ Strong written and spoken English (other foreign languages are an
advantage, especially German)
+ Experience with network device administration would be an
advantage (preferred Juniper)
Experience and skills that will help you succeed
+ Experience in the Tech industry and Data Center environment
+ Have exceptional organisational skills and attention to detail
What’s in it for you?
There are many reasons to come on board our team of talented professionals, but here are just a few…
We are collaborative, fair, consciously inclusive, and flexible
We trust, value, and support our people to make the difference
We believe that diversity of thought and experience provides the platform for innovation and creativity
We invest in the development of our people to drive our ambitions forward
We offer a range of benefits (including your choice of tech) and a competitive package
We offer a great work environment in an internationally successful enterprise in the online services industry
Our process will consist of an initial phone screen conversation over video via Google Meet with a member of our People team to make sure your expectations of the role are aligned with the business needs. There will then be the first round which will be a competency-based interview with the Hiring Manager.
We aim to keep you informed throughout the process so we will be communicative and transparent throughout (which also happens to be one of our company values)! ☺
The role will ideally be based at our St.Ingbert office. We embrace flexible working and are happy to discuss suitable arrangements that will work for everyone.
If you need assistance completing an application for a position with us, please reach out to our Recruiting Team at firstname.lastname@example.org