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Systems Administrator Linux

Location
Linköping, Sweden
Closing date
31 October 2021
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Are you committed to IT, security and teamwork and want to join the journey towards tomorrow's IT at Saab?
 

Saab is currently expanding internationally towards becoming a multi-domestic company. In this process, IT plays an important role in facilitating and enabling collaboration. Data has never been as important as it is today. Sharing, collecting, storing, using and capitalizing on data is one important component for all Saab's product areas. Information technology will bring improvements in practically every area and Saab will utilize this by incorporating IT even closer to our core business. Some areas that Saab IT will need to put extra effort in are:

  • Increased digitalization in products and ways of working.
  • Invest in modern technologies such as automation and cloud.
  • Continuing to create a truly inclusive and performance driven culture.
     

Your future challenge

You will as part of the team run on tasks within your technical area within several systems that makes it important to have wide knowledge and be prepared for a vast array of assignments. Your team in Linköping is part of a larger team of system administrators in Sweden. Some of the assignments are run in project form where you will act as a technical advisor, and if you have the interest, part project lead.
 

Your team will run operations, development and upgrades of systems in order maintain the environments at the recommended security- and function updates. In order to maintain the team’s knowledge you will be responsible for keeping updated with developments and business intelligence in your field.  You and your colleagues will run in to new tasks that demand creativity, patience and some understanding for other technologies than “your own”.


In this role, your main tasks will be:

  • Together with your colleagues build and maintain infrastructure at Saab.

  • Work with a security mindset in all that you do.

  • Work in large projects as well as short work tasks.

  • Work evenings on monthly service windows. 

Who you are

You are a person with a will to learn and contribute. You can easily switch between work tasks and put your concentration where the need is largest at the time, with the long-term focus on yours and your team’s long-term goals. You work in a team where you learn from and help each other every day. You meet other people with respect and understanding, as customer interaction is a part of your everyday job. You have a will to learn and develop and working with IT is more a lifestyle than a job. Constructive criticism is something you both receive and give in well meaning.

We are currently hiring Systems Administrators with deep knowledge in Linux distributions i.e. Red Hat Enterprise Linux and CentOS.

Required skills:

  • Linux distributions i.e. Red Hat Enterprise Linux and CentOS.
  • Basic knowledge in networking (Cisco), storage (NetApp), and virtualization (VMware).


Desired skills:

  • Ansible
  • Puppet
  • Python
  • Op5 Monitor
  • CyberArk
  • Core Privileged Access Manager (BoKS)
  • VMware Horizon

Moreover, you have the ability to communicate your needs, reflections and improvement suggestions to your colleagues in Swedish and English. You have a driver’s license corresponding to Swedish B. Travels within Sweden is part of the job.

For this role, emphasis will be put on personal interest and suitability. A personal commitment to IT is more important than a formal education and or degree.

This position requires that you pass a security vetting based on the current regulations around/of security protection. For positions requiring security clearance additional obligations on citizenship may apply.

We offer you

  • A team with many happy and cooperative colleagues.
  • Many colleagues in different technologies to ask for help and learn from.
  • An interesting job with new challenges every day and large possibilities to make an impact.
  • High-end technology with large networks structures in a high security environment.


If you are interested in what benefits you can take part of as an employee at Saab in Sweden, you can read more about them here. Read more about us here. Do you want to get to know our business and our people a little bit better? Here you can find some stories told by our employees.


Other information

The positions are full-time and based in Linköping. Last application day 2021-10-31. Kindly observe that this is an ongoing recruitment process and that the position might be filled before the closing date of the advertisement. Observe that you can send us your application in either Swedish or English.

If you aspire to help create and innovate whilst developing yourself in a challenging team setting, Saab may well have the perfect conditions for you to grow. We pride ourselves on a nurturing environment, where everyone is different yet we share the same goal – to help protect people.