Concur Linux Systems Engineer II in Prague, Czech Republic

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Linux Systems Engineer II

Job ID #: 16186

Location: Czech Republic-Prague

Functional Area: Technology-IT

Department: IT - Infrastructure

Position Type: International Full Time

Education Required: Degree Preferred

Experience Required: Experience Required

Relocation Provided:

Position Description

Are you able to make sense of the most complex technical problems in the data center navigating through server, network, storage and security issues with ease while your coworkers fumble through manuals and you pick up their slack? Why put up with that when you can join our team of exceptionally talented engineers working together to mature our private & public cloud offerings? In this role you will support the hardware, OS and hypervisor infrastructure on our cloud services in a coordinated effort with storage, networking, and database & security staff. This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of a growing team that manages data centers worldwide by advancing server configuration automation.


  • Manage service requests applicable for day-to-day administration for Windows and Red Hat Linux servers including the following:o build/rebuild requestso event log monitoring and reviewo performance analysiso trouble shooting customer derived issueso Provide domain management

  • Research ROI factors and manage small scale projects including application upgrades and data center changes/moves

  • Manage vendor relationships (Open Cases with Vendors)

  • Provide support on physical server and SAN hardware

  • Provide support for virtual machines running on ESX

  • Provide guidance and instruction to operations/ QA/ Development Teams in Jira bug tracking configuration management tool and work flow process as well as document all tasks in other CRMs

  • Communication of changes with Production and R&D as well as taking an active role in discussions are very key

  • Ownership and deployment of automation projects for Production and R&D with 3rd party tools

  • Be aware of, and comply with all corporate policies and audit requirements

  • Take an active and insightful role in group discussions

Position Requirements

Job Specific Specialized Knowledge & Skills:

  • Solid understanding of security concepts, principles and practices, including fundamental knowledge of OSI model

  • Demonstrable knowledge in Windows and UNIX Scripting (BASH Shell) 5+ years

  • Ability to distinguish between Application, OS and Network problems - 5+ years

  • Experience managing Windows, O/S Red Hat (RHCE) and VMware Clustering 5+ years

  • APACHE, SQL, MySQL helpful

  • Experience implementing and maintaining system infrastructure components

  • Excellent communication and documentation skills utilizing MS Word, MS Project, MS Excel and Visio

  • Solid understanding of security concepts, principles and practices, including fundamental knowledge of OSI model

  • Client side SAN management (iSCSI, FC)

Education, Experience & Training required:

  • Bachelor Science degree in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering, or equivalent years of work experience

  • 7-10 years in a technically related field

  • Ability to pass a background check.

Critical Performance Competencies:

  • Analytical skills – identifies and defines problems; determines probable causes; suggests solutions

  • Technical/Professional expertise – possesses and applies a broad range of related knowledge

  • Attention to detail – follows detailed procedures and ensures accuracy in documentation and data

  • Intelligence – acquires understanding and absorbs new information quickly

  • Planning and organizing – organizes and prioritizes work

  • Teamwork – solicits ideas and opinions of other team members

About Concur:

Concur, a part of SAP, imagines the way the world should work, offering cloud-based services that make it simple to manage travel and expenses. By connecting data, applications and people, Concur delivers an effortless experience and total transparency into spend wherever and whenever it happens. Concur services adapt to individual employee preferences and scale to meet the needs of companies from small to large, so they can focus on what matters most. The company serves more than 30,000 clients representing more than 27 million users in over 150 countries.

What we offer:

Concur’s culture is dynamic, fun and friendly where intelligence and creativity can shine within an innovative technical environment. With a core value of “Hire, Develop and Reward Great People”, we offer competitive salaries, bonus plan, stock options, pension, health, disability coverage, subsidized meal vouchers, 25 days holiday, plus 4 extra days off to work at a charity or not-for-profit organization of your choice.