Virtualization System Engineer

Engineering & Service Desk
Professional, Freelancer
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Are you passionate about virtualization? Does private cloud hold few secrets for you? Are you also looking for an exciting position? Then Cegeka has a tailored challenge for you!

  • As a System Engineer you will help provide third-line support for Cegeka's private cloud platforms.
  • You participate in the design of the infrastructure.
  • You ensure that high availability of the applications and services is guaranteed.
  • You will help develop new platforms and come into contact with new technologies such as VMWare, Oracle, etc.
  • Together with your colleagues, you automate these platforms.
  • You ensure that the documentation, instructions, procedures & knowledge are kept up-to-date. 
  • You provide round-the-clock permanence on a rotating basis. 

What you need to succeed:

  • You feel at home in Cegeka's result-oriented, no-nonsense approach.
  • You breathe IT and want to grow in it.
  • You are a team player, flexible and stress resistant.
  • You have strong technical and analytical insight.
  • We don't have to explain virtualization software to you. Knowledge of VMware ESX(i) is a must.
  • You have knowledge of both Microsoft Windows and Linux/Unix environments.
  • You have insight and knowledge of general ICT infrastructure, such as:
  • o Object oriented programming
  • o Network management
  • o SAN and NAS technologies
  • o High availability (clustering -, replication -, snapshot -, backup technology)
  • o Experience with architectural principles, management concepts and the preparation of technical/functional documentation and infrastructure blueprints.
  • You preferably have a bachelor degree in computer science or equivalent through experience.
  • You speak Dutch and have a good technical knowledge of English.

What are we offering:

  • We ask a lot (talents) of you. Fortunately, you also get a lot in return! Competencies and character are essential to us, in addition to experience and ambitions. Cegeka continuously invests in talent management so that every employee can realize his potential.
  • You start at a Top Employer!
  • A competitive salary supplemented with fringe benefits. An electric car with charging card or a mobility budget, meal vouchers, eco vouchers, interesting group and hospitalization insurance, a cell phone subscription, a lump-sum expense allowance, a powerful laptop and the possibility to give your salary package your own touch thanks to our Flex Reward Plan.
  • Flexible working hours and a great work/life balance.
  • A top team: where new fresh ideas and initiatives are always welcome! Team events, monthly happy hours and an always legendary company party are part of this.
  • Continuous learning: through innovation centers, reading groups, knowledge sharing meetings, hackathons, participation in conferences and external training courses, we focus on knowledge sharing and learning.
  • Opportunity for growth: depending on your own interests and initiatives, Cegeka offers various horizontal and vertical career paths.
  • Hybrid working: you work from Cegeka  Hasselt or Leuven, combined with working from home.
  • We value sustainability by pursuing carbon neutrality with the electrification of our vehicle fleet and an environmentally friendly data center. We develop innovative solutions with a positive impact on the environment, people and society, and strive for an inclusive and diverse work environment where everyone is valued and heard.

Aspire to more: our promise to you!

At Cegeka you get all the opportunities you need to develop further as a professional. Together we discover what you really want to do for our clients and colleagues. We would like to invite you to grow with us. In an unprecedented variety of challenging and meaningful IT projects. Make your mark on projects with interesting customers where we can make the difference. Aspire to more!


We are always working together here. Intensively, with lots of fun and commitment. It is a culture driven by family values: full of trust, people-oriented, open, loyal and respectful. We offer a lot of freedom and responsibility. We want you to be part of the next phase of a proud, successful, fast-growing, innovative, European IT company full of ambitions.

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