Senior System Engineer

We are currently expanding our Engineering footprint in the IIoT world and have opportunities for engineers who are the best in their field. If you are looking to work in an exciting, dynamic, and fun environment with a collaborative culture where your talent is valued over a role title, look no further.  


Job description:

The Platform team operates and develops the infrastructure and the backend software of our Cloud Platform. As a Senior System Engineer in the Platform team, your will work in the following areas: 

  • A self-managed Private Cloud across a worldwide secured and distributed network
  • A Linux/OSS environment

Role & responsibilities: 

  • Implement solutions, especially at the infrastructure and network levels
  • Design and write technical specifications of solutions
  • Collaborate with the team members (including the testers) to reach the goals of the team
  • Execute the deployment, operations, and maintenance of the production environment
  • Manage the test & validation environments
  • Produce all the necessary internal technical documentations
  • Report to the team any potential issue/risk discovered

Qualifications & education requirements:

  • A Masters’ degree or equivalent by experience.

You have a good knowledge of (mandatory): 

  • IP networking & protocols
  • Linux system administration
  • Scripting (bash, python...)
  • SQL language, DB management

You have some experience with (nice to have):

  • Git or other Source Code Management
  • Firewalling, IPSec, OSPF
  • OpenVPN or other VPN technology
  • Ansible
  • IT security
  • Cloud Infrastructure & Services
  • High availability & load balancing

Preferred skills:

  • Rigorous, analytical, critical and problem-solving mentality
  • Curious & innovative mindset
  • Security minded

We are offering:

  • A permanent contract,
  • An attractive salary and fringe benefits (Company car, Home working, Health insurance, Meal vouchers, Group Insurance...)
  • Opportunities for continuous professional training and development relating to your skills and experience.

Why work for Ewon?

Ewon is a product brand of HMS Industrial Networks, one of the leading independent manufacturers of products for industrial communication, including remote maintenance. HMS Industrial Networks enables valuable data and insights, allowing our customers to increase productivity and sustainability.

Under the Ewon brand, HMS offers different IIoT solutions to remotely access and monitor industrial equipment and more sepcifically: 

  • Troubleshoot PLC's remotely,
  • Monitor industrial equipment at any time,
  • Collect machine data to feed IIoT Application.

Our Ewon head office is located near the lovely medieval town of Nivelles. Many of us commute by bike, train or car and you’ll be a short distance from Brussels center, about 30 km away. The city offers a unique mix of outdoors, cultural heritage, and much more. Plus, it’s just a happy place with positive people.

We’re looking for motivated and passionate individuals who love to build things and solve problems. If this is you, please send us your resume via email:

We love meeting cool and forward-thinking talents, so don’t hold back!