IT Systems Engineer - Data Integration, Linux, Scripting

Executive Recruitment Services
Bristol (City Centre)
04 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
IT Systems Engineer - Data Integration, Linux, Scripting Bristol IT Systems Engineer - Data Integration, Linux, Scripting: An IT Systems Engineer is required to join a world renowned defence company in Bristol. The IT Systems Engineer will be responsible for: * Understanding, interpreting and engineering complex and often conflicting customer requirements * Expanding a high-level design into a low-level design using technical experience, judgement and best practice * Selecting the best approach, tools and products for a given task and justify these choices * Development of systems engineering artefacts, including documentation to support the delivery and maintenance of system solutions * Providing specialist technical support to the business unit, supporting the project or wider programme (potential involvement in bid development/evaluation) * Working with external third parties such as vendors / resellers, to develop robust & costed solutions The IT Systems Engineer will have: * Demonstrable scripting experience across a broad range of languages including Python, Bash and Powershell, focussing on automation and integration * Experience working with APIs to achieve an integration objective between dissimilar systems * Experience of working with both relational and unstructured data using a variety of toolsets across heterogeneous environments and visualisation of such data * Proven experience of working with SIEM toolsets and managing event flows * Experience in the operation and administration of Unix/Linux and Windows operating systems Highly Desirable * Experience of cyber security tools such as Nessus, SourceFire, Cisco, Palo Alto, RSA Netwitness, NetScout, EDR / EPP forensics, McAfee * Automated build tooling such as Puppet and Docker * Software development using high level languages (C#, Java etc) * Infrastructure build experience * Experience of automation tooling / scripting such as Puppet / Python / Perl * Experience of working with virtualisation technologies * Enterprise Networking & Services (TCP/IP Networks, devices & services (e.g. DHCP/DNS) * Experience with enterprise system monitoring and administration toolsets * Previous experience of working within secure / isolated / airgapped environments. The successful candidate will be required to achieve full security clearance for this opportunity!!!! The successful IT Systems Engineer will be offered a competitive salary along with a good Pension and the option for Flexi-time. Apply now to Steve!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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