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Product IT Infrastructure EngineerKillarney | Job ID 71240

  • Job ID 71240
  • Division Maritime cranes
  • Organization Liebherr Container Cranes Ltd.
  • Area of employment Engineering
  • Country Ireland
  • Entry level Professionals
  • Type of contract full time


The Role

The successful candidate will work within the software design team and have responsibility for the design, implementation and support of servers, network and storage hardware and software installed on Liebherr Container Cranes and in industrial data centres supplied by Liebherr Container Cranes.

Person Profile

The ideal candidate has qualified in a relevant engineering discipline and has excellent knowledge of IT systems and Industrial Data Centres. Is highly motivated, dependable, and thorough and can manage multiple tasks simultaneously.  Is confident and can challenge the status quo, adapting to new technologies or techniques easily. Possess excellent planning, scheduling and organisational skills and can manage and deliver projects to challenging deadlines.  Must have excellent communication skills, with a proven ability to build, manage and maintain relationships at all levels.  Is a natural problem solver, with the ability to deliver solutions and results.

Key Elements of the Role

Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

•    Design and develop an IT infrastructure for the development and support of Liebherr Crane IT systems in conjunction with the Liebherr IT team
•    Design, select and test suitable solution for the following functionality on Liebherr cranes and data centres

  • Storage hardware
  • Backup systems for IT software and operating systems
  • Disaster recovery
  • Network connectivity (Storage access, VPN and remote support, Network Management, etc.)
  • Security & Patch management
  • Licence Management

•    Configure and test operating systems and virtual machines as required
•    Proactively ensure the highest levels of systems and infrastructure availability
•    Maintain security, backup, disaster recovery and redundancy strategies
•    Provide remote support for systems in the field
•    Provide support to users for system and application software, setups, and configurations.
•    System Documentation – Develop & Maintain system documentation
•    Liaise with vendors and other IT personnel for problem resolution
•    Liaise with network and software designers to ensure system requirement are fulfilled

Qualifications Requirements and Experience

•    Degree in Computer Engineering or Computer Science from an accredited college/university or equivalent experience.
•    Ability to handle multiple tasks, have excellent attention to detail and be willing and able to learn new technologies quickly.
•    Experience or certification in the following an advantage:

  • Proven working experience in installing, configuring and troubleshooting windows based environments.
  • Working experience in server management networking and storage solutions
  • Experience in the administration and performance tuning of application stacks
  • Cloud experience, preferably in AZURE
  • Experience with virtualization and containerization (e.g., VMware, Virtual Box)
  • Experience with monitoring systems
  • Knowledge of networking (OSI network layers, TCP/IP)



We offer a competitive salary, pension scheme, training and development opportunities, subsidised canteen, retailer discounts, travel opportunities, sports and social club, cycle to work scheme and if that isn’t enough, we have an early finish on a Friday!

**Please note, CV's will not be accepted directly by email.

**We do not require the assistance of recruitment agencies for this role.

Have we awoken your interest? Then we look forward to receiving your online application. If you have any questions, please contact Jennifer Connolly.

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  • Job ID 71240
  • Division Maritime cranes
  • Organization Liebherr Container Cranes Ltd.
  • Area of employment Engineering
  • Country Ireland
  • Entry level Professionals
  • Type of contract full time

The company

Liebherr Container Cranes Ltd. is one of the world's leading manufacturers of ship to shore cranes, rail mounted gantry cranes and rubber tyre gantry cranes. From its base in Killarney, Ireland, the company designs, builds and exports container cranes worldwide. Founded in 1958 as the first Liebherr factory outside of Germany, today, container cranes manufactured by Liebherr in Ireland are renowned for their quality, longevity and productivity.


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