Junior IT Support Technician – Planet – Haarlem


Welcome to Planet. We believe in using space to help life on Earth.

Planet designs, builds, and operates the largest constellation of imaging satellites in history. This constellation delivers an unprecedented dataset of empirical information via a revolutionary cloud-based platform to authoritative figures in commercial, environmental, and humanitarian sectors. We are both a space company and data company all rolled into one.

Customers and users across the globe use Planet’s data to develop new technologies, drive revenue, power research, and solve our world’s toughest obstacles.

As we control every component of hardware design, manufacturing, data processing, and software engineering, our office is a truly inspiring mix of experts from a variety of domains.

We have a people-centric approach toward culture and community and we strive to iterate in a way that puts our team members first and prepares our company for growth. Join Planet and be a part of our mission to change the way people see the world.

Planet is a global company with employees working remotely world wide and joining us from offices in San Francisco, Washington DC, Germany, Austria, Slovenia, and The Netherlands.

About the Role:  

We are seeking a Junior IT Support Technician to join our Corporate Engineering Team at Planet in our Haarlem office. You will gain first-hand experience at the cutting edge of IT operations practices for a high-growth global technology company. 

The candidate must have hands-on experience managing Office IT infrastructure (monitors, printers, networking, video conferencing, etc., with a mix of curiosity, passion and results driven. 

This is a part time role located in our Haarlem office with up to 20 hours per week. Students are encouraged to apply!

Impact You’ll Own:

  • Provide onsite support for in-office events, meeting room and workspace maintenance and upgrades
  • Provide first level IT support for our users, which includes troubleshooting technical issues, answering queries, and ensuring user satisfaction
  • Help us to maintain our IT inventory and assist with procurement
  • Participate in projects that improve the efficiency, quality, and overall user experience with Planet internal IT services
  • What You Bring:

  • 1+ years hands-on experience managing IT equipment (ethernet cables, access points, printers, monitors, etc.)
  • Good knowledge of computer hardware, software and related concepts
  • Experience creating new processes
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Fluent in reading, speaking and writing in English
  • Benefits While Working at Planet:

  • Additional company winter holidays and regular global days off
  • Remote friendly work environment and flexible working hours
  • Contribution to our growth by offering equity options for employees
  • Giving back to the community – one day per quarter for charitable work
  • Tuition Reimbursement and access to LinkedIn Learning
  • Regular hack-weeks and meetup events to exchange knowledge
  • Home office budget
  • Employee Resource Groups providing empowering spaces for connection and mentorship
  • Why we care so much about Belonging. 

    We’re dedicated to helping the whole Planet, and to do that we must strive to represent all of it within each of our offices and on all of our teams. That’s why Planet is guided by an ultimate north star of Belonging, dreaming big as we approach our ongoing work with diversity, equity and inclusion. If this job intrigues you, but you’re thinking you might not have all the qualifications, please… do apply! At Planet, we are looking for well-rounded people from who can contribute to more ways than just what is listed in this job description. We don’t just fill positions, we aspire to fulfill people’s careers, most excited about folks who are motivated by our underlying humanitarian efforts. We are a few orbits around the sun before we get to where we want to be, so we hope you’re excited to come along for the ride. 

    EEO statement:

    Planet is committed to building a community where everyone belongs and we invite people from all backgrounds to apply. Planet is an equal opportunity employer, and committed to providing employment opportunities regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other protected classification, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. .


    Planet is an inclusive community and we know that everyone has their own needs. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation during the hiring process, please reach out to or contact your recruiter with your request. Your message will be confidential and we will be happy to assist you.

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