Linux Cloud AWS Systems Engineer - Bristol

Emponics Limited
Bristol (City Centre)
28 Sep 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Linux Cloud Systems Engineer . Our client, an established but expanding e-business consultancy and integrator based in Bristol seek a Cloud Systems Engineer / Systems Administrator to join their friendly team - ideally experience in a medium to large server estate ( 50+ instances ) , CoLo environments , Internet facing services . Summary of role: Working as part of the systems team you will be assisting with the operation of the existing AWS and Google Cloud infrastructure as well as participating in projects to migrate existing customers into the cloud. Some work on the existing non-cloud infrastructure will also be necessary. Specific responsibilities: - Work as part of the systems team responsible for the administration of cloud based systems and some physical infrastructure; - Provide a mix of level 2 and level 3 technical support and diagnostic assistance to support and development colleagues; - Monitoring system capacity short-term and identifying potential longterm bottlenecks and shortfalls as well as proposing remedies; - Working with configuration management tool to produce consistent system builds and remedy non-compliant systems; - Maintaining awareness of, and operating within, appropriate security and compliance frameworks necessary for e-commerce operations; - Writing and updating systems documentation; - Participate in out-of-hours systems upgrades and the on-call engineer rota; this is only one week in 3 and if there are any problems can normally be resolved remotely - this is paid and is approx. 3500 per year extraone week in 3 remote call out pays c£3K Technical skills of interest: - Linux , primarily Ubuntu - Amazon Web Services - Google Compute Cloud - Network Infrastructure - Apache - MySQL DBA - Config Management eg Puppet - Monitoring tools - Technical Support
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