Senior Red Hat Linux Engineer

Polar Recruitment Services Limited
£50k - £60k pa + + Bonus + Supb Benefits
08 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Red Hat Linux Engineer

Polar Recruitment are currently recruiting on behalf of a market leading Telecommunications specialist for a Senior Red Hat Linux Engineer to be responsible for providing subject matter expertise in the development, delivery and support of technical infrastructure solutions and services to meet the needs of customers and business goals.

As the design authority, the Senior Red Hat Linux Engineer will provide technical leadership within the team, document designs and build procedures, drive processes for the deployment and integration of solutions and services with existing infrastructure and supervise 3rd party suppliers as required.

Essential Skills & Experience

  • Subject matter expert for Linux/Unix technologies and ability to provide consultancy to all levels in an organisation.
  • Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
  • ITIL v3 experience (certification desirable)
  • Exceptional working knowledge of Linux/Unix infrastructure, including:
    • Redhat Linux 5/6/7
    • Redhat Satellite v5/6
    • Linux automation tools experience (Puppet/Ansible/Chef)
  • AIX4/5/6, IBM pSeries, IBM iSeries (desirable).
  • VMware vSphere5 knowledge
  • Experience of leading small technical teams
  • Experience in design architecture and documentation
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Understanding of project management methodology
  • Able to gain SC level Security Clearance

The Senior Red Hat Linux Engineer will be rewarded with an attractive salary and excellent benefits package including an Annual Bonus, excellent Pension, 25 Days Holiday, Life Assurance, Income Protection, Healthcare and more, allied to excellent career advancement opportunities.

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