IT Systems administrator 36 u p.w.

Maastricht UMC+

Maastricht UMC+

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Function description
The Maastricht UMC+ DataHub is looking for a systems administrator. You will work in close collaboration with our development team.
The position consists of three parts:

  • Maintenance of software, including highly dynamical, non-proven technologies from the scientific research domain;
  • Building and management of a continuous testing framework for a multi service infrastructure;
  • Data management with special attention for data standards and interoperability.

Major duties:

  • Systems administration, mainly Linux based;
  • Develop and maintain (standard) deployment and configuration procedures;
  • Monitoring and maintaining the up-time of servers and the services running on those;
  • Perform regular security monitoring to identify any possible intrusions;
  • Maintaining contacts with technical collaboration partners;
  • Improve our continuous integration procedures;
  • Design and conceptualize the testing framework;
  • Building and management of the testing framework;
  • Organizing data management procedures and workflows;
  • Research (meta-)data collection, conversion to standard data models and storage.



Your Profile:
Our ideal candidate has:

  • A BSc in (Bio)informatics or equivalent;
  • Comfortable with working in an agile development environment;
  • Experience with Linux;
  • Experience with virtualization environments;
  • Experience with database and software design (MySQL, PostgreSQL, …)
  • Experience with open source software;Experience with maintaining IT systems according to changing project/operational requirements;
  • Experience with automation software (Docker, Ansible) is a pre;
  • Experience with test tools like Python nose, Selenium or other relevant tools is a pre;
  • Programming experience in Java, PHP, Python or other relevant languages is a pre;
  • Experience with data management and the use of standards and ontologies is a pre;
  • Proficiency in English;
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Customer orientation, planning, organising and analytical thinking.

Before employment a certificate of good conduct (VOG) is required.


This is a temporary appointment of 36 hours per week, for a period of two years in accordance with art. 2.4.2 of the Cao umc.


Terms of employment:
Cao university medical centers (umc) is the function of application.
We offer you:

  • Year-end bonus
  • good pension
  • Collective health insurance
  • Cao a la Carte
  • Personal (development) budget


Depending on training and experience, the salary is € 3.778, - gross per month for full-time employment, according scale 09 Cao umc.


For more information about the function, the application procedure or other questions, please contact Recruitment. Accessible every weekday at 12:00 pm tel: contactinformatie (telefoonnummer) /
More general information on employment and working at Maastricht UMC + is available at


Wij verzoeken u, vóór 8 juni 2017, digitaal te solliciteren via deze website door gebruik te maken van de "solliciteren" knop.

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