Senior Linux Systems Expert (m/f/d)

  • Brasov
  • Erlangen
  • Timisoara
  • Ulm

About us

Elektrobit (EB) is an award-winning and visionary global supplier of embedded and connected software products and services for the automotive industry. A leader in automotive software with over 30 years serving the industry, EB‘s software powers over 1 billion devices in more than 100 million vehicles and offers flexible, innovative solutions for connected car infrastructure, human machine interface (HMI) technologies, navigation, driver assistance, electronic control units (ECUs), and software engineering services. EB is a wholly owned subsidiary of Continental.

Your responsibilities

  • You will design, plan and install Linux-based solutions and integrate them into the existing IT landscape.
  • You will administer and install Linux servers and desktops (Ubuntu, CentOS).
  • You will administer and orchestrate hybrid or cloud based infrastructure.
  • You will help designing and implementing container environments (Docker, Docker Swarm, Kubernetes, OpenStack).
  • You will support technical projects.
  • You will troubleshoot, monitor and do performance analysis.
  • You will automate by scripting and using central solutions.
  • You will create and maintain documentations.

Your profile

  • You successfully completed information technology degree or equivalent technical education.
  • You have relevant experience in the Linux administration of large environments.
  • You have deep knowledge of common Linux distributions (especially CentOS, Ubuntu).
  • You have experience with management of Docker environments or container management solutions.
  • You have good knowledge of the scripting languages ​​Bash, Python, Perl.
  • You have experience with authentication and authorization services and techniques in heterogeneous environments.
  • You have knowledge of one of the common automation solutions (Chef, Puppet, Ansible, Foreman, Jenkins).
  • Ideally you have knowledge and / or experience in one or more of the following areas:
    • Building Linux-based HA solutions
    • Doing detailed error and performance analyzes
    • Open Source Monitoring Systems (Icinga, Nagios, Check_MK)
    • Basic knowledge of the Windows administration
    • Experience in IT project management
  • You have knowledge in ITIL.
  • Your language skills in German and English are good to very good.

What we offer

  • Exciting projects in the automotive software industry
  • Flexible working hours and family-friendly working atmosphere
  • Mobile work, working from home
  • Trainings in our own academy
  • And much more

Your contact

Please contact us at +49 9131 7701 7060 – we are happy to answer your questions. You may also directly apply for this interesting position on our job portal.
Learn more about your developmental possibilities and EB’s exceptional company culture at
We are looking forward to receiving your application!