Piksel designs, builds, develops and manages successful technology solutions to clients of all sizes across different sectors, such as Media & Broadcast, Telco & Utilities, Public Sector, Transportation, Healthcare, Retail and start-ups. Headquartered in New York City, Piksel offices can be found throughout Europe and the Americas, serving more than 1,600 clients in over 50 countries.

We are looking for a Linux System Administrator for one of our most prestigious clients, an international research center based in Italy.

Technical requirements:

  • Sound experience in Linux environments, their deployment and administration, including shell scripting and system monitoring.
  • Good knowledge of virtualization technologies (Xen, KVM) and Docker container environments.
  • Experience in system automation and configuration management tools (Ansible, Foreman) and infrastructure as code.
  • Knowledge of Linux network configuration and security.

Nice to have:

  • Knowledge of network file systems with related services (like Samba, Kerberos, LDAP, etc.) and web service administration would be an asset.
  • Knowledge of Python programming language would be an asset.

General skills:

  • A degree (at least 3 years) in a relevant discipline is a plus.
  • Good working knowledge in English.
  • Capability of integration in a multicultural/international environment, and experience in working in a team.

Grading and salary will be commensurate to the professional background.

Location: Ispra (VA), Italy. Activities will be performed partially on-site and partially in smart-working.