System Engineer

Komatsu is the 2nd largest worldwide manufacturer of construction, mining  and utility equipment, and also delivers forest machines and logistics. 

Currently there are almost 300 people working at the Komatsu Europe Headquarters and Parts distribution center in Vilvoorde (Belgium): technical experts, sales profiles, logistic and administrative staff, etc. These people come from wide-ranging backgrounds and jobs, and share common characteristics such as perseverance, commitment, analytical skills, efficiency and trustworthiness: the very image of Komatsu machines.

System Engineer 


The System engineer is responsible to maintain and operate (a) computer system(s) and or network. He/She is charged with installing, supporting and maintaining servers or other computer systems and planning for and responding to service outages and other problems. Other duties include scripting or (light) programming, project management for systems-related projects, supervising or training computer operators/ICT service staff and being the consultant for computer problems beyond the knowledge of ICT service staff. A system engineer must demonstrate a blend of technical skills and responsibility.

  • Monitor networks and systems for security breaches
  • Assisting in implementation of Komatsu’s Security strategy
  • Participating in Project management and change management processes
  • Managing Security related projects with the security team
  • Troubleshooting security and network problems
  • Managing: 
    • Siem Solution and Palo Alto firewalls
    • Active Directory and Azure
    • Secure email gateways
    • Office 365 cloud platform

Your profile

  • Team player and good communication skills
  • Professional bachelor in information technology or equivalent knowledge through experience
  • Inspired and interested in the security world
  • minimum 1-year experience in a similar role
  • Basic technical knowledge: 
    • Layer 2 and layer 3 network design: switching and routing. 
    • Voice over IP, proxies, VMware, Wi-Fi 
    • Encryption and authentication: knowledge about security protocols like ssl, sha, md5
    • Basis knowledge about pen-testing of networks
    • Awareness of cybersecurity trends and hacking techniques
  • Minimum  1-year experience in: 
    • Managing Active Directory
    • Firewall management:  Experience in Palo Alto firewalls is a benefit
    • Server  and pc management 
    • Managing the Office 365 cloud suite with focus on the security features
    • Investigation and troubleshooting of security incidents
    • Experience in pen testing 
  • Beneficial requirements: 
    • Certifications: CCISP, CCNA, ITIL
    • Experience with Qradar, Cisco and Palo Alto
    • Other network or security certificates

What Komatsu has to offer

An employment contract (indefinite period) with an attractive salary package and other benefits (meal vouchers, attractive commuting allowance, group - and hospitalization insurance, all available gift vouchers (eco, sports & culture, ...), variable remuneration, flexible working hours, fringe free days, training opportunities, company canteen)

Are you the professional we are looking for? 

If so, please send your CV and supporting letter to to the attention of Evelien Vanderstappen, HR Talent Coordinator