System Engineer

Company description

Tessenderlo Group (Euronext: TESB) is an industrial group that focuses on agriculture, valorizing bio-residuals, machinery, mechanical engineering, electronics, energy, and industrial solutions for water management. With headquarters in Belgium, the group is active in over 100 countries and we have a global team of more than 7,000 employees. In 2022, Tessenderlo Group recorded a consolidated revenue of 2.6 billion EUR, or a pro forma revenue (including Picanol Group) of 3.3 billion EUR.

Our group’s conviction, “Every Molecule Counts”, conveys our shared optimism about the potential of our planet and its people. We believe in the power of smart industry to create a positive impact. In everything we do, we seek to further valorize the resources at our disposal. This counts just as much for the end products we make, which we constantly optimize, as it does for the by-products from our processes, which we consistently seek to repurpose as best we can, respecting the planet and its resources.

We Make it Count - as an international company with Belgian roots, Tessenderlo Group promotes personal and local entrepreneurship, creating opportunities for all of our employees to take on challenging roles and real responsibilities. On top of this, our people are encouraged to further develop their competencies through regular training initiatives, and they are rewarded with competitive compensation and benefits packages. For more information about Tessenderlo Group, our people, our brands, and our results, please visit

Job description

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To help build out, maintain, and troubleshoot our rapidly expanding infrastructure, we are looking for a System Engineer.

Together with a talented global competence team of engineers that demonstrate superb technical competency, delivering mission critical infrastructure and ensuring the highest levels of availability, performance and security, you:

  • Manage and monitor all installed systems and infrastructure
  • Install, configure, test and maintain operating systems, application software and system management tools
  • Proactively ensure the highest levels of systems and infrastructure availability
  • Monitor and test application performance for potential bottlenecks, identify possible solutions, and work with developers to implement those fixes
  • Maintain security, backup and redundancy strategies
  • Provide 3rd level support
  • Duty Support (24/7, on call every 7 weeks)

You report to the Hosting Team Lead and work for multiple sites/plants of the Tessenderlo Group


  • Minimum 5 years of experience as System Engineer
  • Experience in installing, configuring and troubleshooting of Windows Server and Active Directory:
    • Microsoft Windows Server OS/dB Admin Microsoft SQL/O365/Azure
      • GUI Admin - Domain Controller (AD/GPO/ADFS/..)
      • PowerShell  - Command Line
      • Azure Active Directory – AD Connect
      • Azure Admin virtual machine
  • Experience with Azure Cloud
  • Experience with Linux based environments & System Admin
    • SLE (Suse Linux Enterprise)
  • Experience with virtualization, preferably with hyperconverged infrastructure solutions and/or containerization:
    • Nutanix – HCI AHV (Min. Ver 5.11) – is a good asset
      • Prism Central/AFS
      • Acropolis
    • And/or VMWare – HCI ESXi (Min. Ver 7)
      • Vsphere center
  • Experience with storage and back-up solution, with Rubrik is a good asset
  • And/or Security Layer
    • Trend Deep Security/Apex One/Trend Mail Gateway
  • First experience with monitoring systems, i.e. Nagios, Check MK
  • Scripting skills (e.g., shell scripts, …) is a good asset
  • Overview networking knowledge (OSI network layers, TCP/IP) is a good asset: Layer 1 and 2
  • Customer-oriented team player with good communication skills in Dutch-English or French-English, both written and verbally.
  • With your proactive approach, you keep on spotting opportunities for simplification and automation.
  • Writing procedures & documentation
  • Willing to travel occasionally within Europe.


You wish:

  • A role with responsibilities and a wide variety of activities;
  • Participate in ambitious challenges;
  • Invest in activities that make sense, in building a better world, because every molecule counts.

In a caring environment;
This is what Tessenderlo Group can offer you.

Information Technology
Information Communication Technology (ICT)
Experience level
Mid-Senior Level
Tessenderlo Group
Business unit
Tessenderlo Group
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