Linux Systems Administrator (Senior) - ansible/ Python

Talent Point
£60000 - £70000/annum
11 Jul 2017
10 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Linux Systems Administrator (Senior) - ansible/ Python

Are you a senior Linux Systems administrator who wants more autonomy in your role? Want to have more say on technical direction and tooling? Then I have the perfect opportunity for your to join a rapidly scaling security software house who are setting up a new Linux engineering function which you will get to own!

The company are based in the very interesting space of information security and have created a new application which is used by many leading financial firm and payment providers to protect their customers against card fraud!

Based internationally they are scaling their tech team based in the UK as they scale their infrastructure due to bringing on many new clients. They have a very complex application which needs supporting and working with the developers and QA's it will be your responsibility to take ownership of the function; supporting the application and automating the build of environments, monitoring and integrations.

What we need from you?

A strong Linux administration background: Redhat/ centos/ Ubuntu
Comfortable scripting for automation: Python, bash, perl
Knowledge around virtual infrastructure: Vmware, Xen, ESxi

A keen interest in automation and learning new technologies

This is a completely new function in the business so there is a lot of scope to work with new technologies, implement new processes whilst having complete autonomy. They currently are using ansible and you will get the opportunity to work with this and expanding your knowledge around automation and scripting in general. As the role expands you will move the company towards more of a 'Devops' mind-set and be involved in the setup of continuous integration and delivery.

Brilliant opportunity to expand your career and grow technically! Apply now!

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