BaseFarm

Basefarm is a Nordic managed service provider for mission critical it. We have 17 years experience in managing on-line solutions helping our customers achieve their digital ambitions. We provide application management and hybrid cloud solutions, with services ranging from colocation in our own local data centers to fully managed solutions on private and public cloud platforms.

BaseFarm Oslo, Norway
Jul 11, 2017
Full time
Would you like to join our team of Project Managers at Basefarm? Do you speak  Norwegian  on a native level? This position is truly a central part in our business and you are right in the middle of the action, interacting with many different colleagues and customers, working with different technologies. Basefarm offers a fun and stimulating environment among highly skilled colleagues who all share a passion for IT. Our employees are our greatest asset and our culture is characterized by a strong team spirit where every individual has an important role in creating and delivering a solid solution to our customers. Tasks and responsibilities As Project Manager in Basefarm you will primarily be responsible for the planning and execution of implementation/migration projects for new and existing customers. You might also be working as project manager at the customers’ side, managing transformation projects. Your main areas of responsibility will be to ensure project execution according to project goals, including planning, scoping, budget, progress- and cost control, managing resources and stakeholders, changes, risks and project governance. Qualifications and desirable qualifications We are looking for an experienced project manager with relevant background from the IT industry: + 5 years of project management experience, mainly in IT related projects Project management certification will be preferred Strong communication skills, both on operational and management level Strong leadership skills, able to set direction, make decisions and motivate team members Structured and methodological approach Fluent in  Norwegian and English Personal characteristics In our team we emphasize a positive and constructive attitude. We appreciate team members with a strong drive for quality and results, who takes action, works independently and are able to inspire and motivate project team members. Our Offer Your workplace will be   at our office in Oslo in a global, positive, and ambitious team. There might also be projects at customers facilities. We offer a stimulating environment among highly skilled colleagues who share the same passion for IT How to apply Please send your application as soon as possible, applications are frequently reviewed and interviews are ongoing.
BaseFarm Amsterdam, Netherlands
Jul 11, 2017
Full time
For our Operations Center team in Amsterdam we are looking for an Applications and Systems Engineer. Are you a technical enthusiast with experience in Linux, Windows and networking? Do you like to apply your technical and communicative experience in a responsible position running and optimizing our customers’ services? Do you want to help our customers and fellow engineers continue to grow? Are you eager to kick-start your career as IT engineer? Then you are the person we are looking for! About the role Operations Center ensures the business critical environments of our customers are up and running. The team of Applications and Systems Engineers solves incidents, performs changes, deploys releases and acts on alarms from monitoring systems. Together we work on some of the most frequently visited websites in the Netherlands utilizing technology spanning from networking to application management. We do most of the work in daytime but some evening and night work is part of the role. The four-person team in Amsterdam is part of an international team of 40 engineers.  Qualifications You have a college degree or an equivalent working and thinking level; You have full Dutch and English language proficiency; Knowledge and experience with Microsoft Windows server, Red Hat Linux and networking; Knowledge and experience with monitoring systems; You communicate with customers in a professional way. It is an advantage if you have: Experience in working according to ITIL standards; Experience in working with business critical customer internet environments; Knowledge and experience with Application Management, web services, clustering, automation tools, virtualization, hardware and storage. Key competencies Customer oriented Team player Self-development Accurate Cool when under pressure Technical skills Cross functional thinking Written communication Why Basefarm? Basefarm offers a fun and stimulating environment among highly skilled colleagues who all share a passion for IT. Our culture is characterized by a strong team spirit. Every individual has an important role in creating and delivering stability and solid solutions to our customers. We often call Operations Center the Talent Factory for Basefarm; there is hardly a limit to what you can learn more about! We focus on thorough training and continuous learning in our daily work. Interested? Please send your CV and motivation letter
BaseFarm Oslo, Norway
Jul 11, 2017
Full time
As a Senior System Consultant in the role of Technical Account Manager (TAM) in Basefarm, you will be responsible for a selection of Basefarm customers’ technical solutions. You will be the primary technical point of contact for one or more of Basefarm’s customers and a natural discussion partner on technical matters. You will work with your team and the customer to maintain and improve the solution, handle complex incidents, plan, coordinate and execute changes. You will ensure that Basefarm has the necessary technical solutions in place to deliver on our commitments and effectively support the customers’ business. You will proactively suggest improvements to the customers’ solution and advise the customers on future solutions to meet their business needs. Participate in customer meetings (monthly operational meetings together with Service Manager and ad-hoc meetings) and quality assure the technical part of the monthly reports. Together with your customers, your innovative ability and your proactivity you find new solutions and opportunities that keep us on the cutting edge of technology, all while keeping the quality and reliability of Basefarm services in focus! To succeed in the role you have at least: 5 years of experience from similar tasks, preferably from hosting large/complex business critical systems Technical expertise and relevant experience from professional use of RedHat Linux and related technologies, such as Apache, Tomcat, LDAP, Puppet etc Experience with VMware and storage solutions Basic network competence and general technical knowledge Proficiency and fluency in both Norwegian and English, both written and oral Experience from customer facing role Skills to coordinate a range of technical deliveries from Basefarm to customers Knowledge of ITIL It is an advantage if you also have: Technical knowledge or expertise in any of the areas of services offered by Basefarm, such as Microsoft server products, security products and -services, database products (Oracle, MySQL, MSSQL), OpenShift etc. Experience with use of public cloud solutions like AWS, Azure etc It is important that you: are proactive and take initiative are structured are motivated by responsibility and deliver also under pressure are flexible, positive and service minded are good at building relationships with clients and colleagues you dare to say no when necessary go the extra mile to make sure that Basefarm delivers to the customers. Our offer In Basefarm you will be a part of a positive and highly skilled working environment with co-workers who are genuinely interested in technology and have professional pride and integrity. You get the freedom and an opportunity to form both yourself and the company; something that makes us proud Basefarm employees. We offer good pension and insurance scheme and the possibility to develop yourself further. We are also a social group of people with outside work activity groups and events ranging from: cage ball, indoor hockey, running, cycling, climbing, LAN Party, Darts and Beer to name some.