Linux Systems Administrator

Contact name: Michael Brennan

Contact email:
Job ref: 1238
Published: 27 days ago

Our client is a bleeding edge technology company working in the semiconductor industry.


We're looking for a superstar Linux system administrator to manage our growing compute server infrastructure used by our global R&D teams for the design of our chips. This is a mission critical role, and an opportunity to do deeply impactful work.

  • Setting-up and maintaining Linux-based computer servers and desktops/notebooks,
  • Working with our engineers to integrate cloud services to our on-premises infrastructure according to their needs,
  • Setting-up and maintaining operating systems, computer-aided design, and automation software,
  • Providing end-user support to our engineering teams.

  • 3+ years of experience in a similar role including computing infrastructure management,
  • Good understanding of end-user hardware, software, Linux OS, end-user periphery,
  • Experience in design and automation applications,
  • Knowledge in Linux OS system management, , e.g. docker, GitLab, VMs, NIS
  • Knowledge of cloud services (AWS, Azure) and managing design tool installations e.g. CAD, Matlab,... is a plus.
  • Have a can-do attitude and a problem-solving mentality.

The Rewards:
As a reward for your commitment to this role you will receive an excellent salary and a competitive benefits package.

Please contact Michael Brennan at Software Placements on +353 (0)1 525 4641 or email your C.V in Word/pdf format to