Linux Engineer (Python/Bash) – Move into Devops – Gain a

Talent Point
£60000 - £65000/annum
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Linux Systems engineer(bash/python) - Gain ansible and own the function!

Are you a Linux Systems Engineer looking for a challenging position where you can have autonomy? Where you can take leadership over the Linux systems? Gain experience within automation? Whilst working on a product which is helping to eliminate identify? Then I have the perfect role.

A well established and international security software provider are scaling currently operations to match the growth of the business having won a number of clients in the banking sector. Their software is used to eliminate theft of personal data and essentially eliminate fraudulent use of banking details!

As mentioned, the company are scaling operations and are looking for a Linux systems administrator to help scale, improve and automate the current set up which is rather immature. Working closely with developers, QA's and clients the role will be varied between maintaining the Linux infrastructure the application sits on, scaling the monitoring solutions, automating the build of environments and automate the integration of the application into client infrastructure.

This is a very varied role spanning monitoring, automation, and integration with the engineer coming in getting to work with senior stake holders taking ownership of the Linux engineering function and having complete autonomy to do things their way! You do not need to have any previous experience with any automation tools but a want to learn and work with such technologies.

What we are looking for.

Strong Linux systems administrator/ engineering background: (redhat/centos/ Ubuntu)
Strong scripting experience: bash/ python
Experience working with virtual platforms: Aws, VMware, ESxi
Strong want to learn new technologies and own a function.

This is a brilliant role for an experience Linux systems administrator to work in an autonomous and meritocratic where you can upskill yourself in the automation space cross training with technologies such as Ansible, Jenkins.

The company is also planning an AWS migration you will get to be part of - no prior AWS experience required.

Brilliant opportunity with a growing company.

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