Linux Engineer/Linux/Linux Developer

Jefferson Wolfe Ltd
London (Greater)
£50K - £65k
31 Oct 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Linux Engineer/Linux/Linux Developer London, United Kingdom - £40k - £60kPermanent

Linux Engineer/Linux/Linux Developer - Docker/Kubernetes - C, C++, Golang, Go, Python, Java, Ruby

Extremely interested in speaking with an experienced developer to join the platform engineering team. Your role will be to work as a member of the platform team to build, maintain and deploy the server software that powers the product.

About the role

  • Programming and maintenance of tools and systems written in a variety of Scripting and programming languages.
  • Investigating and resolving operational problems, which may involve bugs/performance issues in the application layer or problems at the operating system level.
  • Carrying out deployments using our in-house tools.
  • Helping to maintain and develop our CI/CD pipelines.
  • After a warm-up period, there will be an on-call aspect to the role.
  • Willing to learn Go (Golang).

Skill set required

  • Strong Linux experience.
  • Competent programming in C, C++, Go (Golang), Python, Java or Ruby. At least 2 years' commercial experience.
  • Strong knowledge of command line tools and bash scripting.
  • Basic knowledge of database theory and operation.

Nice to have skill set

  • A degree-level qualification in Computer Science is highly desirable.
  • Working knowledge of cryptography (PKI and X.509, as well as symmetric encryption).
  • Docker and/or Kubernetes.
  • Detailed knowledge of TCP/IP and debugging with tools such as tcpdump/Wireshark.


  • 25 days holiday
  • 5 fully paid Selfie Days - for your own personal development: volunteering, charity events, personal projects etc.
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Pension Scheme
  • Brand new state of the art offices
  • Friday drinks
  • Explosive Team Events
  • Learning - conferences, events, courses
  • Healthy living benefits through Vitality - which gives you some fantastic discounts for time away from your desk like
    • Flying away on a BA flight/Eurostar with up to 40% off for some fun in the sun
    • 50% off gym membership at Virgin Active to keep you strong and healthy
    • 50% off sports shoes at Sweatshop so get running
    • 75% off at Champneys Spa Resort for a relaxed break away with a partner or friend
    • Massive discount on an Apple Watch so you leave work on time :)

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