Senior System Engineer - Team Lead

Hoofddorp ICT
Referentie nr
Vast / Tijdelijk
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As a Senior System Engineer you also are a Team Leader who takes responsibility for the Windows environment, VMware, storage and back-up. You give direction to a team of five system engineers and several consultants from various suppliers. Are you the new Team Leader for the Interxion infrastructure team?

Organisatie- en afdelingsomschrijving

The 4 ICT teams, Infrastructure Services, Workplace services, Database development are based in the Hoofddorp HQ office and Application Development in London. The local teams service all international Interxion locations. The team are small and informal, no suits and ties. As the Interxion IT department is small there is a lot of interdisciplinary contact between teams.

Interxion is a European supplier in the field of cloud and carrier-neutral data center services.The head office is located in Hoofddorp and London. Interxion provides its services through more than 48 data centres in 11 countries, located in metropolitan areas, including Amsterdam, London, Frankfurt, Paris and Madrid. With this, Interxion offers more than 1600 customers a secure location for the storage of data, IT infrastructure and connectivity with cloud platforms. Interxion offers physical space, maintains and ensures the continuous security, cooling and power supply of these spaces. Interxion has shown continued growth in sales and profits since its IPO in 2011 and expects to continue this growth for the coming years.


The Team Leader ensures that all activities of the team and the suppliers fit within the goals set by management, the availability of the infrastructure, the defined architecture and security standards. You will manage our large and complex European infrastructure environment with your team and the other Interxion ICT departments. You are acknowledged for driving decisions collaboratively, resolving conflicts and ensuring follow through with exceptional verbal and written communication skills  You stimulate and seek cooperation with others, inside and outside IT. 


  • HBO+ level min of Bachelor of Computer Science or adjacent fields preferred
  • Experience and understanding of large scale infrastructure deployments in enterprise-wide environments required 
  • 3+ years of success in complex technical deployment projects 
  • Deep domain expertise in Windows Server, Active Directory, VMWare Virtualization and Office 365, Azure Cloud Platforms
  • breadth of technical experience, and technical aptitude to learn and adapt to new technologies and desired cloud trends
  • Fluent in English, verbal and in writing, If you speak Dutch as well, it is preferred
  • High level of responsibility
  • Extensive experience with the operational management of a team of system administrators / engineers
  • Experience with coaching of employees and / or colleagues in a changing organization 
  • Independent, but not autonomous.
  • Ability to manage large and complex European environments


On offer is a competitive salary!

Interxion ICT offers the opportunity to make a difference every day and to further develop your technical expertise. With offices in 13 European cities they are a unique and vibrant working place. We offer a brand-new office, a competitive salary, the opportunity to attend technical conferences and benefits such as a pension scheme, 25 holidays, a parking space, and commuting compensation.

Interested? You can apply for this position by sending your CV, briefly explaining your interest and motivation to Myra Veltkamp, Recruiter, The selection process will consist of 2 interviews and an online assessment.

Inlichtingen bij

Myra Veltkamp +31 640001955