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Senior Server Systems Engineer


Dublin, IE

Shift Type:  Technology

Working with Us

We are a growing, fast-moving global company that takes a lot of pride in our high quality, delicious food and in our leading position as the world's number one frozen bakery.


ARYZTA is for people who are passionate about what they do and doing it well. We recognize that our continued success depends on the quality, commitment and professionalism of our people so we embrace and reward new ideas and hard work. We are always looking for smart, motivated people who are ready to contribute to our evolving story and create satisfying outcomes for our valued customers. ARYZTA is for people who are passionate about what they do and doing it well.


The Role

We currently have a rare opportunity for an experienced Senior Server Systems Engineer to join our IT team.


As part of a virtual team this role is responsible for implementing, managing, maintaining and supporting ARYZTA’s Server and Storage infrastructure across all European entities. Reporting to the IT Manager the Senior Server Systems Engineer will bring sound expertise in Dell EMC SAN, cisco server, storage and endpoint/e-mail security, VMware virtualization and Microsoft on-premises and cloud Active Directory, OS and Applications along with related technologies and services.


The successful candidate will work as part of a server team that forms part of the European IT organisation consisting of approximately 60 IT staff supporting ARYZTA Europe IT Infrastructure and Operations.  The role will be based ideally in our Headoffice in Dublin (Ireland), or in Berlin or Eisleben (Germany) regions; however there is flexibility for remote working with regular travel required to ARYZTA sites across Europe.


Main Duties & Responsibilities

  • Plan, manage, co-ordinate and report on all aspects of Server and Storage I&O across Europe;
  • Act as an Infrastructure & Operations key point of escalation for the wider Europe IT team;
  • Be part of the team responsible for managing ARYZTA Europe co-lo and on-premises Datacentres;
  • Become a focal point for knowledge relating to the likes of Server OS, Server Applications, SAN technologies and Server Virtualization;
  • Deliver solutions in line with ARYZTA's established standards;
  • Support ARYZTA's European server and SAN implementations and business units, providing incident resolution and technical expertise to both existing system and new projects;
  • Collaborate with the wider ARYZTA Infrastructure & Operations and Business Applications teams to execute and support projects which can be Europe-wide or country-specific;
  • Help design and build a next generation hybrid cloud and on-premises server environment;
  • On-site assistance in technology related projects.
  • Keep up to date on the latest Server, Server Application and Storage technologies to ensure ARYZTA Systems are fit for purpose.

Education & Experience

  • 7+ years IT infrastructure background, ideally in a multi-national corporate environment, in the technologies outlined in this role description, preferably with very strong experience and/or industry certification in Microsoft on-premises and cloud products, cisco UCS, Dell EMC SAN Servers and VMWare.
  • Experience of delivering complex IT infrastructure projects
  • Experience of Data Centres and Data Centre technologies
  • A good working knowledge of network and security concepts and technologies
  • Experience of Load Balancing solutions e.g. Kemp
  • A good understanding of ITIL standards and processes
  •  Experience working with network performance tools such as SolarWinds Orion
  • Great communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Legally permitted to work and travel across Europe
  • Full clean driving license
  • Ability to work on own initiative and take ownership of technologies or problems
  • Dependable and reliable with strong organizational and analytical skills


In return to your experience we offer:

  • The opportunity to join a leading, dynamic and growing global food Company;
  • An attractive remuneration package;
  • 22 days of annual leave that grows with service;
  • Work alongside and learn from some of the most talented IT professionals;
  • Great team environment and supportive culture;
  • Subsidised canteen / restaurant;
  • Free car parking;
  • Bike to work scheme;
  • Company pension;
  • Gym onsite.


Your Application

In ARYZTA, every day is different. If you are resilient, ambitious, and a team player, ARYZTA could be the place for you to thrive and grow in your career! 


At ARYZTA our employees are our number one asset and one of our key ingredients. If you are interested in applying for a position in ARYZTA please submit your complete application documents (CV and motivation letter). We are looking forward to receiving your application on http://www.aryzta.com/aryztacareers.


ARYZTA is an Equal Opportunity Employer