Operations Engineer

Recruiter
Reed Technology
Location
Bristol, South West England
Salary
40000.0000
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client, a well-established organisation based in central Bristol, are currently recruiting for an Operations Engineer to join their current team on a 12 month fixed term contract basis. The purpose of this role will be to ensure that IT operations run smoothly and meet specifications. To be successful in this role you will require proven working knowledge of the following systems and practices;

• Experience of using and in-depth troubleshooting of Windows and Linux operating systems
• Networking including IP / DHCP / LAN / WAN / VPN / firewalls and routers
• Knowledge of virtualisation and cloud technologies, including VMware, vSphere and AWS
• Planning and implementing software installation in a complex enterprise environment
• Patching both Windows and Linux, including through deployment and automation tools
• Maintenance of monitoring and alerting tools
• Major application updates / patching including SQL Server, Oracle and Antivirus platforms
• Building and deploying Windows and Linux servers (VMware / AWS)

Ideally you will have experience with;

• Working closely with developers to ensure required environments are completed on schedule
• Supporting live, test and staging development environments
• IT security practices and procedures in an enterprise environment
• Creating technical documentation to a high standard

This is a 12 month fixed term contract role offering between £40,000 and £45,000 per annum. There is the opportunity for a permanent position at the end of the contract. If you feel that this role is for you then please do not hesitate to send an application.

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