Systems Administrator - Amsterdam

Job Locations NL-1019 GW, Amsterdam
Job ID 2021-1181
Information Technology

Job Overview


Harver is the market-leading volume hiring solution designed to help innovative companies around the world to hire better, faster, and in a fundamentally fair manner. Global organizations, including McDonald’s,, Valvoline, and Alorica use Harver to digitally transform their candidate selection process into an experience that recruiters, hiring managers, and candidates love. With offices in Amsterdam, Dallas, NYC, and London, Harver is disrupting the recruitment industry and providing companies with an intelligent way to evaluate and automate all
aspects of candidate selection, while simultaneously fighting unconscious bias in the process.


If you’re passionate about working in a dynamic, fast growing company--with cutting edge technology, smart colleagues, and opportunities for development, come grow with us!

Responsibilities and Qualifications

This position is located in Amsterdam


We are looking to grow our IT Infrastructure Team. If you’re a motivated team player looking for an opportunity to work with many different systems and technologies, this may be the fit for you!  


In This Role You'll Get to:

  • Be responsible for providing technical assistance (both local and remote) to our internal user community
  • Respond to requests for hardware, software or network support
  • Support end users with account creation, password reset, application and peripheral requests
  • Manage cloud-based corporate communications and messaging services
  • Maintain hardware and software lifecycles
  • Manage software and operating system deployments, configurations, and updates
  • Manage and maintain endpoint management and mobile device management solutions
  • Manage and maintain our internal infrastructure environment. The infrastructure is highly virtualized and incorporates many different technologies including, Microsoft, Linux, Cisco, Dell, VMware and EMC
  • Monitor, tune and report on systems to ensure optimal performance and capacity
  • Recognize and troubleshoot problems with hardware, network connectivity, and software
  • Recommend proactive measures to ensure minimum downtime
  • Ensure all hardware and software issues and changes are properly documented and remediated
  • Use published standards and procedures to manage hardware and software
  • Develop and maintain the data protection, backup schedules and recovery plans for hardware and applications software within area of responsibility
  • Create and maintain technical documentation including runbooks, environment and application diagrams, data flow maps, security, etc.
  • Scope, plan and execute projects for solutions within area of responsibility
  • Work in an on-call capacity as part of the Infrastructure team
  • Escalate issues as required
  • do other duties as assigned

We Will Offer You:


  • A competitive base salary 
  • Employee equity program
  • Monthly commuter reimbursement program (up to 10 KM) 
  • Pension program
  • Free healthy lunch at the office
  • 24 days of PTO 
  • The chance to be part of a high-performing, highly collaborative environment full of people who love what they do and who are dedicated to success
  • A culture focused on achieving results and transparent communication
  • An executive team dedicated to the safety and well-being of all team members
  • A world-class product with an elegant user interface that empowers our clients to positively impact their business results

Our ideal candidate will be a problem solver and a collaborator with good communication skills and the ability to work with teams from different organizations, geographies, and cultures within a fast-paced growing company.  


We're Looking For People Who Have:

  • Ability to communicate with technical and non-technical staff to provide IT related information
  • Ability to troubleshoot complex technical issues
  • Excellent organizational and analytical skills
  • Experience troubleshooting Windows and Mac systems and software; mobile devices and experience troubleshooting and installing computer hardware and applications software
  • Experience troubleshooting and installing driver, firmware and BIOS updates and who have experience with scripting languages (PowerShell, Bash, Python, etc.)
  • Experience configuring and installing firewalls, switches, routers, and servers as well as knowledge and experience managing WLAN solutions

Beneficial Knowledge:

  • Previous desktop support experience
  • Knowledge of endpoint protection solutions
  • Active Directory user and group management
  • Microsoft SharePoint permission experience
  • Linux experience
  • Previous backup and disaster recovery experience
  • Experience supporting web application and database servers
  • Relevant industry standard certifications, frameworks, and training including Microsoft, Cisco, VMware, Linux, CompTia, ITIL or others.
  • Network and systems monitoring / capacity planning experience
  • Excellent technical knowledge and aptitude in the areas of networks, network topologies, application and file/print servers, applicable software and troubleshooting techniques

Psst! don't have to check all the boxes to apply!

About Harver

We're an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We don't discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


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