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IT Engineer (Groningen)

Castor Marine is growing in the maritime sector with (managed) SATCOM and IT solutions. To enable this grow is Castor Marine looking for a Field Engineer for the installation and support of our VSAT, 3G and IT installations with our maritime customers.

The position will be part of the SATCOM and IT Team within Castor Marine based in Groningen.

Your responsibilities

  • Installing and maintaining IT networks (servers, switches, firewalls, etc)
  • Support clients with a proactive approach
  • Prepare and test installations in our prefab facility
  • Improvement proposals for the Managed IT solutions.
  • Keep up to date with products and technology

Skill requirements

  • Relevant experience as IT Engineer for a minimum of five years
  • Proven knowledge of Microsoft and VMWare
  • Assisting users with IT challenges
  • Self-starter experience getting going with little supervision
  • Able to solve problems, as individual and in a Team
  • The ability/willingness to travel
  • Work may require occasional overnight travel and weekend and/or evening work
  • Language(s) spoken English / Dutch

What we offer

  • A growing organization in a continuously changing SATCOM and IT landscape.
  • An international organization with a Global network.
  • Full time job.
  • Bonus structure / Commission scheme.

Application procedure

Applications with Curriculum Vitae attached should be sent by email to, please put IT Engineer in the subject line.


      About Castor Marine

      Castor Marine was once the satellite broadcasting division of the leading national telecom operator KPN. Castor Networks and Castor Marine were initiated in 2005. The company is now privately financed and based in De Meern, the Netherlands. We are owner-operator of two teleports and a leased fibre network. Our dedicated team consists of technical, operational and sales staff who work in various places around the world. We aim to exceed your expectations when it comes to Internet connectivity and IT services.

      24/7 professional support
      We are ready to assist you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, wherever you are.
      Voyager platform
      Gives you unique real-time visibility of your internet traffic.
      Global coverage and reliable connectivity
      We provide reliable and secure onboard Internet connectivity using 4G LTE and VSAT systems.
      Full service – we have everything in-house
      Our own teleport, network solutions, global service and more.

      How to apply

      If you are interested, please send your resume and cover letter to

      Note to agencies: acquisition is not appreciated!