Senior Infrastructure Engineer

Netherlands - Technical · Rotterdam, South Holland
Department Netherlands - Technical
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced



Senior Infrastructure Engineer

Benelux  - The Netherlands 


Company Overview: 


Founded in 2016, Ekco is a global innovator in cloud solutions, working with integrity and a personal approach with customers and partners to deliver a comprehensive suite of end-to-end managed IT services. 


In a few words, we take businesses to the cloud and back! 


With over 150 employees (and counting) across a number of regional offices in Ireland, the United Kingdom, and the NetherlandsOur team members enjoy a culture that promotes collaboration in a family-friendly working environment, as well as supporting personal autonomy, self-development, and a commitment to our shared goal of delivering market-leading IT services. 




This is an ideal role for an experienced Infrastructure Engineer who is looking to further develop their career with additional responsibilities such as architecture & design, project management, and stakeholder management.  


Your mission will be: 


  • Work and unify our teams located across Ireland, UK, and The Netherlands 
  • Responsible for ensuring the operation & management of our platforms 
  • Consolidate, upgrade, and standard the platforms. Due to our continued acquisitions, these challenges never stop 
  • Get high-quality solutions and results, done the right way 
  • Lead projects on your own initiative from concept to completion and all ongoing user support thereafter 


Main Responsibilities: 


  • Managing VMware platforms, storage platforms like ZFS, and different LAN and WAN networks 
  • Prepare, perform and review changes on core routers, switches, and firewalls across multiple datacenters 
  • Participating in complex VMware, storagenetwork projects, and other infrastructure projects in a lead role 
  • Infrastructure incident management, escalation, and response as well-performing standby services 
  • Monitoring, capacity planning, and alerting the administration 
  • Vulnerability scanning and remediation 
  • Champion security best practices to ensure that network designs use the most appropriate network security solutions 
  • Engage with stakeholders and support teams to provide direction, guidance, and support on acceptable and balanced infrastructure solutions 
  • Produce documentation and operational procedures to record the standards of network security and act as a training guide and share knowledge to other colleagues to improve their knowledge & experience 


Skills and experience: 


  • Minimum 5 years of work experience as an Infrastructure Engineer 
  • 3 to 5 years of work experience with VMware  
  • Strong understanding of ITIL and methodology 
  • Experience with running projects and doing complex changes 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills 


Bonus points if you have: 


  • IT School bachelor degree or higher 
  • Experience with storage & network management 
  • Excellent troubleshooting and diagnosis skills across technologies 


Why Ekco?  


  • We are one of the fastest-growing cloud solution providers in Europe  
  • Our company culture is exceptional and comes from a shared vision of delivering marketing leading cloud services in an unbeatable work environment  
  • We consider a flexible working with a family-friendly focus at the very core of our company values  
  • Work from home culture – even after COVID 
  • We have beautiful office locations across Benelux, UK, and Ireland, with highly talented, caring, and supportive colleagues  



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    • Location
      Rotterdam, South Holland
    • Department
      Netherlands - Technical
    • Employment Type
    • Minimum Experience