Linux Engineer – NCC Group – Delft

  • Delft

NCC Group

The position

The success of the DetACT department is largely determined by the availability of the service, in addition to a beautiful (self-developed) product, highly experienced colleagues and thorough service. As a Linux specialist, you ensure the interests of both Fox and the customer. In this way, you and your colleagues are responsible for ensuring that the service is available 24/7. In addition, you spend time improving processes, monitoring, configuration management and automating recurring tasks. You do this together with colleagues from different disciplines. You speak with experts from Fox and provide a clear story and direction for the future of the Linux environments.


The DetACT department consists of about 40 (technical) professionals with a passion for technology and cyber security. Our services include fraud investigation and 24/7 cyber threat detection. We detect real-time threats and escalate where necessary to the customer, so that they are immediately aware of imminent danger and have access to the necessary data to take action. With a team of 5 specialists, you are part of the System Operations team together with the professionals, making it easy to coordinate with each other. Together with them, you ensure that the daily operation remains available for all our customers.

Your profile

You are a Linux specialist and you propagate a vision, you keep an overview of the technical performance of the application and its operational functioning. You have good communication skills and like to share with others. You involve internal and sometimes external stakeholders at the right levels and at the right time. You are flexible, solution-oriented and you set the right priorities.

The ideal candidate:

  • Experienced with Ansible and setting up a Debian based OS by developing Ansible roles and playbooks.
  • Driven and can keep an overview of the work to be performed.
  • At least 1 year of experience with Bourne Again Shell or Bourne Shell and familiar with ‘sed’, ‘awk’, ‘vim’, ‘git’.
  • Can and has handled repetitive tasks with self-developed scripts in the past.
  • Can communicate well in English with the customer, both in writing and during a call (teams, by phone).
  • At least 1 year of experience with technical application management of an application hosted on Linux (preferably Debian) (whether or not PI).
  • Can or wants to learn to manage and further develop a complex AWS environment.
  • At least 2 years of experience in managing Linux servers: Debian or RedHat based.
  • Can work independently and actively searches for ’the missing link’ in order to complete the assignment or answer the problem.
  • Knowledge and experience in managing and installing physical servers.
  • Nice to Have:

  • Experience in building enterprise networks, preferably in possession of CCNA or comparable certificate or demonstrable experience.
  • Experience in designing new functionality for a PI software product and/or the underlying infrastructure.
  • Experience designing monitoring for PI software and/or the underlying infrastructure.
  • 1 year+ experience in the Site Reliability Engineer role.
  • Experience with installing physical servers using PXEBoot.
  • Experience in managing and extending python scripts developed for management of PI software products and Linux Debian systems.
  • Fox-IT

    We are Fox-IT, or Fox. We stand for ‘A More Secure Society’. Together we are committed to making society safer through our technical and innovative solutions. From ethical hackers and incident responders to developers, security consultants and more, we do this for organizations where cybersecurity is paramount.

    We are critical thinkers, by nature security minded and love continuous development. We are part of NCC Group and together with 2000 colleagues around the world, we are working on our mission to create a safer world.

    Our offer

    You will work in a place at the top of cybersecurity where your ideas are valued. You can’t always tell all the details about your work, but you can say that you contribute to a safer society. We also offer you:

  • A good salary that matches the things you have already done and will do;
  • Flexible working hours and flexibility in working at home or in the office, so that you can optimally combine your private life with your work;
  • A favorable pension scheme, 26 vacation days (+4 mandatory days off) and 8% vacation pay with a full-time contract;
  • Many development opportunities: you can gain and share knowledge through training, TechTalks, events and our own Fox Academy;
  • A laptop and business phone. Do you use your own phone? Then you will receive a maximum reimbursement of €25.
  • A reimbursement for your internet at home of a maximum of € 40 and a home work allowance of € a maximum of € 25
  • A performance bonus and profit sharing, because we value your effort;
  • When we work in the office, we gather every day for a delicious lunch.
  • You can apply by clicking on the button, which will take you to our ATS (Workday). After your application, we will get started and see if we are a good match together.

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