Senior Unix Engineer

SME Infotech Limited
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description

Job Reference : SMEJAN201701

Location : 4-6 Station Approach, Ashford Middlesex, Surrey, TW15 2QN

Salary : £40000 to £45000 per annum

Closing Date for Application: 3 December 2017

We are actively seeking for a Senior Unix Engineer to be integral part of our team!

Key Responsibilities

Serve as a subject matter expert on IT security, SSH protocol, keys and Universal SSH Key Manager

Develop scripts and programs to integrate with external systems, and to produce various reports, and to automate daily tasks

Manage software installations and upgrades

Plan highly available architecture, and configuration

Create architecture documentation

Create process documents together with customers

Create Key Operating Procedures documents

Skills, Qualification and experience requirement

Expert in enterprise Linux/Unix environments (Solaris 10, RHEL6/7,AIX)

Strong knowledge about the SSH protocol, PKI, SSL and industry standard IT security principles

Strong experience using SSH client and SSH server
Strong knowledge about SSH keys and how they are used, algorithms, formats
Strong Unix shell script programming skills, perl/python is a plus
Excellent written communication skills for technical documentation and troubleshooting

Excellent verbal communication skills for facing customer stakeholders
Experience using Windows Servers and Active Directory
Basic knowledge about Oracle/PostgreSQL databases is preferable but not essential
Strong analytical skills & proactive personality with ability to investigate and solve problems

Excellent knowledge of Unix LVM
Excellent knowledge of Veritas Volume manager
Excellent knowledge of Veritas Cluster
Excellent knowledge of Storage Technologies such as EMC/Hitachi
Excellent Hardware knowledge