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Linux Engineer

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at 14:57

We’re currently looking for a motivated Linux System Engineer to join our team!

Job Description

As a Linux Engineer you will be the hero of IT at GamePoint. You will maintain over 150 enterprise machines including routers, switches, servers and even our own anti DDoS service. This all to bring happiness, joy and an always available platform to over 250.000 unique users each day. At the same time, you will make sure we can safely process gigabytes of data every day without any interruption. We offer you a variety of work, meet software you probably never heard of and most of all keep the core of our company running with our proprietary software. Would you like to be part of this challenge and work in a team that is working on a migration to the cloud. Then we are looking for you!


  • Maintain servers and other enterprise hardware
  • Create solutions for soft- and hardware incidents
  • Implement new software/hardware in our existing and expanding infrastructure
  • Active in explaining problems and solutions to colleagues
  • Manage incidental challenges during non-business hours


  • You have experience with; Linux like systems, NGINX, MySQL, Puppet/Chef, DNS, File systems, Networking.
  • At least 2-3 years’ experience in a similar position
  • Knowledge of 2 or more programming languages like; Bash, Ruby, PHP or Python.
  • Knowledge of 1 or more technologies like; Memcached, Couchbase, Redis or Riak
  • Knowledge of networking would be a pré
  • Knowledge of Active Directory or VMware would be a pré
  • You can speak Dutch

About GamePoint

GamePoint is one of the world’s leading social and mobile game developers. GamePoint aims to entertain a worldwide audience with its real time multiplayer social games. By providing social features in our games and extensive community support, GamePoint builds on long term relationships with their users.

We highly appreciate our employees. If you have new ideas or want to try out new technologies in our company; please do! If your job makes you happy, you make us happy.

Company benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Pension benefits
  • Lunch arrangements
  • A fun and casual work environment
  • Nice colleagues
  • A workplace right next to the beach

Are you the one we’re looking for? Then send your résumé and motivation letter to [email protected]

(Acquisition on this vacancy is not appreciated)

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