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Product IT System EngineerKillarney | Job ID 71241

  • Job ID 71241
  • 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 team and have responsibility for the design, implementation and support for IT Systems installed on Liebherr Container Cranes and associated products.

Person Profile

The ideal candidate has qualified in a relevant engineering discipline and has excellent knowledge of IT systems. 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:

•    Participate in the design of information and operational support systems
•    Select, install, configure, test and maintain operating systems, application software and system management tools
•    Testing of IT hardware, hardware upgrades, RAM, Hard disks, RAID setup/Configuration and support of same
•    Proactively ensure the highest levels of systems and infrastructure availability
•    Maintain security, backup, 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
•    IT Security & Patch management
•    Setup and support of Licence management
•    Monitor and test application performance for potential bottlenecks, identify possible solutions, and work with developers to implement those fixes
•    Write and maintain custom scripts to increase system efficiency and lower the human intervention time on any tasks
•    Liaise with vendors and other IT personnel for problem resolution
•    Liaise with network and software designers to ensure system requirement are fulfilled
•    Configures operation systems to user environments

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.
  • 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 scripting (e.g., shell scripts, Perl, Ruby, Python)
  • 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!

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 71241
  • 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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