IT System Administrator with Linux focus (m/f/d)

The ESI Group is a pioneer and world-leading provider in virtual prototyping software solutions. We employ about 1200 highly qualified specialists in 40 countries across the globe. The key to our success is the use of realistic material physics, providing "as good as real" virtual results.

Dresden or Neu-Isenburg
full time
Apply at: 
Jobs.EMEA [at]
Your contact:
Katja Schwarz


  • Support of the installation and administration as well as planning of our hardware, software and infrastructure
  • Ensuring system availability, analysis and elimination of malfunctions during operations
  • 1st and 2nd level support in our Linux environment, gladly also with Windows knowledge
  • Asset, incident and change management (ITIL)
  • Administration of user accounts and ACLs
  • Implementation of measures in the area of data protection and backup (disaster recovery)
  • Participation in global IT projects 
  • Support of the Linux server infrastructure (Red Hat/Debian-based)


  • Successful completion of a degree in computer science or comparable technical training and/or relevant professional experience in comparable positions
  • Knowledge of the Microsoft Windows product family (clients/server/office)
  • Very good knowledge of Linux Server (NIS, SSSD, Samba, ZFS, SSO, HPC) 
  • Committed, proactive and forward-looking action
  • Knowledge in system and network security
  • Structured work style, very good self-organization and documentation skills
  • Distinct ability to work in a team 
  • Very good English skills, both written and spoken


  • An ambitious and innovative technical environment
  • Exciting projects with international teams and customers
  • A multicultural corporate environment with nice colleagues
  • Modern and well equipped offices
  • Possibility for mobile working
  • A permanent employment contract
  • Flexible working hours and 30 days vacation
  • Free fruit and drinks 
  • Benefits such as JobRad (company bicycle leasing), group accident insurance, capital-forming benefits

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