IT Systems Administrator, Maxar in Linköping.


Sebastian Dejler,
Application deadline:
Job type:
full time
Type of employment:
Östergötlands län, 
Linköping kommun

job description.

Vricon Systems AB, a part of Maxar since July 2020, represents the Company in Linköping, Sweden. Maxar is currently seeking an IT Administrator to join our team in Linköping, Sweden. We work with the whole world in 3D and possess world-unique technology in advanced image processing.  This is a central role in our R&D center that is both exciting and important and where you have a great chance to both influence and take great responsibility.  As an IT Administrator, you will work with the internal computer environment and be involved in the entire life cycle from concept, requirements, and development to testing, construction, and operation.  You will follow the development of technology and enable our goal to build a world in 3D both today and in the future.


The responsibilities of this role will vary.  You will have a great opportunity to like and influence choices. For example, you will work with:
  • Administration of Linux
  • Administration and configuration of servers, clients, and switches
  • Virtualization
  • Large calculation clusters
In order to succeed in this role, you will need to listen to and understand the organization’s needs.  Through this, you will need to take great responsibility for the IT life cycle to drive, lead, and steer the work forward.  You must possess great communication skills and the ability to project manage the work and prioritize tasks for continuous improvement. 


  • This position involves work with classified information whereby you are required to complete and be approved in a security check by a Swedish authority
  • Must have 4 years of relevant experience
  • Demonstrate fluency in Swedish and English, both oral and written.
Demonstrated experience in each of the following:
  • Linux Administration
  • Virtualization (VMware, KVM / QEMU)
  • Docker
  • Network
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with any of the following:
  • IT security
  • Firewalls
  • Large calculation clusters (eg Slurm)
  • Storage system for HPC (ZFS, GPFS, Luster, NFS, Samba)
  • Kerberos, LDAP, DNS, DHCP, PXE, AD
Maxar Technologies values diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Apply before 16/5, selection, interviews and presentation to the client will be ongoing. The position may be closed before the last application date, so please apply as soon as possible. 

about Maxar/Vricon.

Maxar is a trusted partner and innovator in Earth intelligence and space infrastructure.  Our unique approach combines decades of deep mission understanding and a proven foundation of commercial technology to deliver solutions with unrivaled speed, scale and cost effectiveness.  We are a community of creative problem-solvers who value collaboration and diversity in developing breakthrough technologies for the good of humanity.  Maxar is headquartered in Westminster, Colorado, and supports 4,000 team members across 20 global locations.  Explore our career opportunities and how you can amplify your impact at Maxar.

Maxar Technologies offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package including a competitive salary, choice of medical plan, dental, life and disability insurance as well as a 401(K) plan with company match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, paid holidays and a generous time-off policy.  Other select offerings include tuition reimbursement, student loan repayment, various professional development opportunities, fitness and wellness discounts, pet insurance, legal insurance, and adoption reimbursement. International benefits may vary depending on location.