Senior Linux Engineer - Senior Unix Engineer - Leeds, West Yorkshire

Recruiter
Candour Solutions Limited
Location
Leeds
Posted
06 Nov 2017
Closes
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Linux Engineer ? Senior Unix Engineer - Leeds, West Yorkshire

Senior Linux Engineer, Senior Unix Engineer sought by market leader at their offices in Central Leeds. Please note travel to client & customer site will be expected as part of this role.

Key technical skills:

-Server hardware / blade technology

-Storage hardware (SAN/NAS)

-Network devices/appliances (firewalls, switches, routers, content switches, etc.)

WAN/LAN technologies

-UNIX (Linux, AIX, HP-UX, Solaris, etc.)

-Microsoft Operating Systems

-Virtualisation technologies (VMware Xen, KVM, etc.)

-Database technology (MySQL, Oracle, SQL Server, etc.)

-Messaging systems

-Security (network security, authentication, anti-malware, etc.)

-Knowledge of virtualisation platforms and cloud orchestration technologies such as VSphere, vDirector, Xenserver, Xen, Cloudstack and Openstack

Desirable:

In addition to the essential skills listed above, experience of one or more of the following competencies is desirable:

-Automation and scripting skills including use of a scripting language such as Python or Ruby, proficiency with shell scripting (e.g. BASH)

-Exposure to continuous integration and build tools

-Knowledge of platform and application automated deployment technologies (e.g. Cobbler, Puppet, Chef, Tivoli Provisioning Manager, Foreman)

-Experience of application servers such as WebSphere, WebLogic or JBOSS

-Exposure to or knowledge of web security, e.g. OWASP

-Exposure to ITIL

The role:

The successful Linux Engineer will work primarily in a project context with responsibility for the provision, installation/configuration, operation and maintenance of the system hardware, software and related infrastructure.

The SA ensures that system hardware, operating systems, software systems, and related procedures adhere to the project/organisational standards and will assist the project teams with technical issues in the Initiation and Planning phases.

A full job description and company information is available to candidates meeting the above minimum criteria, please apply in the first instance with your latest CV outlining your salary expectations & availability for an immediate response


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