System Engineer

You bring peace of mind while continually working on technical solutions. You do this when you are “firefighting” and when the sea is seemingly “calm”. Our clients in the world of defense and business services appreciate that.

For The IP Company / Voclarion we are looking for a



About our client

In close cooperation with sister company Voclarion, a proud team (total of 20 people) is ready to serve clients like the Dutch Navy, City of Amsterdam, companies like Brabantia, and Dura Vermeer and also healthcare organizations. Our wide range of customers across all major verticals is strong and reliable in “wireless” communication systems. Looking at our client base you will understand that these Communication systems must always be optimally reliable.

The internal atmosphere is “quite cozy”, open and casual. A relaxed club of colleagues where people like to work hard and also have a good time together. Pretty important, right? Work is an important part of your life so you better enjoy it. Be sure to check out the websites for more information:

What will you be doing?

As a Linux system engineer, you will work closely together in project teams where you will meet your colleagues, external parties and clients.

You will be responsible for designing, reviewing, testing and auditing large and complex systems in similar environments. You play an important role in all phases of a project. You will review specifications, prepare quality and test plans, perform risk analyses, prepare logical and physical test designs and guide programmers during implementation of their software and users during acceptance tests.

Your responsibilities include:

  • Maintaining, modifying, improving the internal and external Linux systems
  • Implementation and maintenance of our Linux-based solutions at customer sites
  • Testing, implementing new products/software on aforementioned Linux environments.
  • Setting up, implementing and supervising the implementation (new) and migration of (current) systems internally and/or externall.

Furthermore, you are actively engaged in updating your technical knowledge and skills so that you are familiar with the latest techniques and developments in your field.

Who are you?

In collaboration with your team you are a reliable and pleasant participator. You bring calm and overview in situations where others are already slightly panicky. That has to do with personality but also with knowledge.

  • Completed at least one relevant bachelor
  • In-depth knowledge of Linux
  • Knowledge of and experience with various testing methodologies
  • Focused on process improvements and monitoring
  • Solution and service oriented, with an eye for details and procedures
  • Good command of the English languages, both verbally and in writing
  • Flexible, proactive, accurate, able to set priorities and you like to get things done
  • Work independently, you are persistent and have good communication and social skills
  • Willing to travel both nationally and internationally

You have at least 5 years of relevant work experience.

You have knowledge of and experience with various testing methodologies.


  • Linux system administration, email, networking, DNS, DHCP, LLDP are all in a day’s work
  • Knowledge of scripting languages such as Bash or Python
  • Experience with Nagios, High Availability (keepalive)
  • MS 365 has little or no secrets for you
  • Experience with ipv6, ansible, asterisk is a plus, as is work experience with an internet provider


If you can recognize yourself in the description above then The IP Company is interested in you. There are introductions waiting for you that will be thorough and fun at the same time. Getting to know each other and offering you a cool job with room for initiative. This includes:

  • Excellent Salary (above market) depending on your experience
  • Flexible working hours
  • Good vacation arrangements
  • Space for your development as a person and a professional

What else is important

Do not hesitate to respond if you think you are the right person for the vacancy of System Engineer.  We don’t like to waste time and therefore we keep the lines and procedures as short as possible. As soon as you have responded you will receive a confirmation. You can start as soon as possible.

An extensive assessment can be part of the selection procedure.

The IP Company / Voclarion do not accept acquisitions as a result of this vacancy, nor the offer of canvassing.