System Administrator for Mercans Estonia

Posted 16 June 2022
LocationTartu
Job type Permanent
DisciplineIT
Reference35457
Henriette Husevåg

Job description

Mercans is a technology company located in Tartu, Estonia. Their focus is on developing innovative cloud-based Payroll, HR and Recruitment software solutions. They work closely with their parent company Mercans, a leading payroll and recruitment outsourcing services provider in the Middle East and North Africa region with clients like Uber, Adidas, WikiMedia, Harvard University, IKEA, Mazda, AirBus, McLaren and others.

Their main product is HR blizz. HR blizz is a web-based Payroll & HR system aimed at all level enterprises all over the world. Mercans goal is to make a payroll and HR system that just works – without the user having to be an expert on taxation and finance. The office in Tartu is modern, staff are friendly, and they enjoy daily matches of FIFA on the PS4 during our breaks after working hard. Mercans is centrally located, so everything is at a close distance. They enjoy going out for lunch as a team to socialize and talk about non-work related stuff. Did we mention they have an awesome coffee machine and a pet friendly office?

System Administrator

We are looking for an experienced System Administrator to join our clients IT team in Tartu. In this role you will be responsible for ensuring that Mercans technology infrastructure runs smoothly and efficiently. Your daily tasks will include managing network servers, monitoring performance and maintaining systems according to requirements, as well as ensuring security through access controls, backups and firewalls.

What do we expect from you?

  • Previous experience as a system administrator
  • In-depth knowledge of Linux, system security and data backup/recovery
  • Ability to create scripts and technical documentation
  • Good verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Good team working skills
  • Strong problem solving skills, ability to think systematically

Experience with:

  • Configuration Management tools (Ansible)
  • Databases (MySQL, MongoDB)
  • Docker

Bonus points for…

  • Network administration and troubleshooting
  • Good knowledge of monitoring tools (e.g. Zabbix)

Other information

  • Location - Tartu
  • Relocation support is provided for all people outside of Estonia or Tartu
  • Full time role and permanent contract

What Mercans offers

  • Full time job, with paid lunch hour
  • A say in what you do and how you do it
  • Possibility to work on demanding yet rewarding projects
  • Possibility to improve your skills in a supportive team environment
  • Flexible working hours
  • Team events
  • Market competitive salary
  • Mental and physical health benefits, such as health days and sports allowance
  • Modern office at the center of Tartu

Is this the perfect opportunity for you? Send your application today as we interview continuously.