Veeam Backup for Linux Engineer

Employer: Veeam Software
  • Customer Support - Client Service
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
  • Updated at: 26.10.2021
    Short company description

    Veeam is the global leader in Cloud Data Management – a trusted provider of back-up solutions that protect cloud data and keep the world moving. Our best-in-class product, a net promoter score of 3.5x the industry average, and our big-name client base provide the perfect foundation for smart, driven but humble people to win and grow their careers. We’ve retained the agility of a start-up where everyone is heard and supported, but our evolution into a billion-dollar company continues to bring new opportunities to be Veeamazing – all in an open, inclusive and diverse culture where our success means people can keep it real.



    The ideal candidate will possess the following:

    • Fluent English (reading/writing/speaking);
    • System administration skills;
    • Strong TCP/IP knowledge;
    • Strong knowledge of Linux-based OS (booting, initialization systems, package management, kernel modules management, process management, OS monitoring, storage management, filesystems, networking, tools);
    • Experience in installing, configuring, and maintaining services on Linux-based OS;
    • Familiarity with Nutanix AHV hypervisor and related technologies (Prism interface, REST API explorer, aCLI, nCLI, ADFS concepts, KVM technology, NCC). Experience with VMware, Hyper-V will be a plus;
    • Familiarity with Oracle database concepts (11g, 12c, and 18c, Windows and Linux implementations);
    • Familiarity with Oracle RMAN tool and ability to use this tool for database backup and recovery;
    • Familiarity with Oracle RAC (Real Application Cluster) concepts;
    • Familiarity with SAP HANA database concepts;
    • Familiarity with the fundamentals of scripting languages (Bash, Python)
    • Familiarity with security concepts (firewalls, access control (SELinux, AppArmor));
    • Experience with UNIX (BSD, AIX, Solaris, HP-UX) will be a plus
    • Analytical and problem-solving skills;
    • Ability to quickly learn, understand and explain technical information;
    • Ability and desire to take ownership of client issues through resolution;
    • Excellent time management skills;
    • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

    Additional Information

    • Competitive compensation and benefits package;
    • Modern office with free fresh coffee, fruits and snacks;
    • Flexible benefits package which includes premium private health care and dental services for you and your dependents, transportation allowance and parking;
    • Wellness program including gym membership, massages in the office and company sponsored sports activities;
    • An exceptional mature working environment with cool breakout & play areas and team building activities;
    • Training and development opportunities to further progress your career;
    • International environment where you can learn from multiple cultures working in the same office;
    • Gamification (internal rewards and recognition achievement based system.


    Job Description

    We are looking for candidates that will offer support for Veeam Linux and Unix solutions.


    • Responsible for handling new cases according to the Veeam Service Level Agreement (SLA); providing initial support, diagnosing problems and determining the need for escalation;
    • Fortify client relationships focused on 100% customer satisfaction;
    • Document all customer interactions (emails, calls, etc.) accurately and within SLA in our CRM tool;
    • Ensure proper and consistent communication of issue status to customers, sales representatives and senior engineers;
    • Perform troubleshooting and analysis, including log file investigation.