Server and Storage (Linux) - Central Manchester - £45000

Morson International
£45000/annum amazing bens
13 Jun 2017
13 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are looking for a passionate, collaborative, results driven Linux Systems (DevOps) Engineer to join our clients Network Operations team. You be responsible for the maintenance, high availability, SLA performance and integrity of all systems and services that run on cloud platforms. This is also a great opportunity to undertake project work to further enhance automation, scalability and redundancy.

In order to succeed in this position, you will have a good working knowledge of and experience in maintaining a large distributed network of Enterprise Linux hosts utilising best practice and have a strong focus on security. Ideally, including exposure to best practice web and enterprise security techniques including PCI DSS, Penetration Testing, Vulnerability Scanning and Ethical Hacking.

Knowledge & Experience:

* Linux (CentOS beneficial)
* Virtualisation, Cloud architecture and infrastructure as code - AWS, Azure
* Core Internet protocols - TCP/IP, SMTP, HTTP, DNS, TLS, IPSEC
* Open source tools - Postfix, Apache, Squid, Git
* Configuration Management/Orchestration Frameworks, i.e. Ansible, Salt, Chef or Puppet
* Agile and CI tools, i.e. Atlassian tools such as Jira, Jenkins or similar
* Those with good programming/scripting skills and exposure to cloud providers (AWS/Azure/OpenStack) will be highly regarded.

Apply immediately