Linux Infrastructure Specialist

Join us in this role where you’ll be responsible for the support and maintenance of our global Linux/Unix infrastructure products. In this role, you'll interface with colleagues across teams and borders and, with your knowledge and insights, will be an inspiration for providing a stable and secure Linux/Unix platform to business.


Welcome to IT/OT Infrastructure Engineering
You’ll be part of Enterprise IT IPL where you, together with your colleagues, will maintain and govern the Linux/Unix platforms across IT design, planning, and the execution of key Lifecycle management activities in close collaboration with your colleagues across IT. As a team, we we’re involved in building a sustainable green energy company with diverse culture around the globe, whilst ensuring great cohesion and collaboration to provide stable and secure IT infrastructure.


You’ll play an important role in:

  • leveraging agile way of working to support the growth of the organisation by aligning team objectives with IT goals and objectives to ultimately contribute to achieving the organisation's vision
  • handling incident management by investigating and resolving problems, inefficiencies, and performance issues
  • supporting and setting up server environments, incl. security configuration, backups, and monitoring as per existing policies and standards
  • performing system tuning and optimisations for future growth and performance requirements
  • managing and scanning the overall Linux/Unix server health and functionality
  • ensuring Linux servers are secured and compliant with security policies by applying regularly scheduled updates and patches and responding to security vulnerabilities with appropriate priority.


To succeed in the role, you:

  • have solid experience with the Linux/Unix environment, maintaining and supporting operating systems and associated hardware
  • have sound experience with Oracle Linux and Red Hat Enterprise Linux on physical and virtual (VMware) platforms
  • have experience with Linux infra management suite, such as Red Hat Satellite and Red Hat IDM
  • have a good understanding of the Azure and AWS cloud platform
  • have experience in scripting and automation
  • have excellent troubleshooting and analytical skills and demonstrated customer interaction skills and teamwork competences.


Maybe you’ve read the above and can see you have some transferable skills, even though they don’t quite match all the points. If you think you can bring something to the team, we still encourage you to apply.


Join a global leader in renewable energy
Ørsted is a growing green energy major and global leader in climate action. With us you’ll play a part in driving change towards a green energy future. You’ll grow your talent in a fast-paced and high-growth industry where you have plenty of opportunities to learn and develop through challenging assignments and industry-leading experts. Here, you can perform in a friendly work environment based on trust, respect, and collaboration.


Shape the future with us
Send your application to us as soon as possible. We’ll be conducting interviews on a continuous basis and reserve the right to take down the advert when we’ve found the right candidate


If you need to request any reasonable adjustments or accommodations to working practices, working patterns, or the assessment or interview process, please contact


Please note that for your application to be taken into consideration, you must submit your application via our online career pages and answer the screening questions relevant for your country.

About the job

Application deadline:  30 August 2024

Kuala Lumpur, MY

Field of work:  IT and digital
Employment type:  Permanent
Work hours:  Full-Time
Workplace:  Hybrid (office and home-working)

Imagine a future with Ørsted

About Ørsted

- We develop, construct, and operate offshore and onshore wind farms, solar energy farms, storage facilities, and bioenergy plants in Europe, Asia, and North America. 

- Our vision is to create a world that runs entirely on green energy.

- We’ve been ranked as one of the world’s most sustainable energy companies for the past six years. 

- We’re headquartered in Denmark.

- We have over 8,600 employees, working in 15 countries and growing. 


An inclusive team

Ørsted wants all employees to have the same opportunities for impact and growth, regardless of age, nationality, disability, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation or beliefs. We’re committed to secure an inclusive work environment characterised by a respect for all people so everyone feels free to openly share their input and ideas.