Linux System Engineer

  • Aanbod Excellent remuneration
  • Functiegroep IT
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer VAC-10000796
  • Locatie High Tech Campus, Eindhoven
  • Contract Via YER
  • Branche IT & Telecom

Over deze vacature

As Linux System Engineer you ensure that the Philips Digital Slide scanner follows industry standard deployment and security best practices. In this role you work in the scanner development team to develop the Linux system for the scanner, including security functions.


Key Areas Of Responsibility

The Linux System Engineer creates a high performance and secure platform for deployment of scanner application software.


Your responsibilities

The tasks of the Linux Engineer are as follows:

  • Team up with Product Owners and (Partner) Engineers on development and implementation of Linux OS deployment
  • Configures the Linux Operating system for deployment and integration of applications
  • Creates scripts to automate installation and configuration of various system components
  • Performs security hardening on Redhat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) and other platform components like Database and webserver
  • Configures the network interfaces and implement strict firewall rules
  • Ensures data security by using the TPM for key material
  • Troubleshoots integration problems related to application deployment and security
  • Provides Linux DevOps support to the development teams
  • Ensures the teams backlog is complete and up to date


With a growing presence in cardiology, oncology, and women's health, Philips operates in the areas of Imaging Systems, Patient Care & Clinical Informatics, Home Healthcare and Customer Services. Philips combines its clinical expertise and human insights to create innovative solutions across the continuum of care, in partnership with clinicians and our customers, to provide better value and expand access to care for millions. Our teams are working hard every day to improve patient outcomes all the way from disease prevention and screening to diagnosis, treatment, therapy monitoring, and disease management. Irrespective of whether the care cycle takes the patient from doctor's office to hospital or hospital to home, or simply from one medical department to another, Philips Healthcare's unique medical solutions are designed to optimize the quality and flow of patient information and clinical decision making.


Excellent remuneration


  • Educational and experience requirements
  • You have a Bachelor in Computer Sciences or similar technical background
  • Between 3 and 5 years (or more) of experience in Linux administration preferably in a product development context
  • Deep understanding of RHEL system- and network configuration
  • Experienced in setting up, owning and maintaining system scripts for Linux deployment and configuration
  • Understanding how to develop and maintain Linux security
  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication in English language