Technical Linux Engineer - York

Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Yorkshire and the Humber
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Technical Linux Engineer - York

Competitive Salary + Benefits

Immediate Start

Are you a Technical Linux Engineer that has a broad understanding of infrastructure and a range of internet-facing hosting exposure? If so, this could be the role for you!

This role is based with an industry leading media company for their head office in York. You will play a key part in supporting cutting edge technology solutions for their distinguished client list all whilst receiving industry leading training and development for your own progression.

  • Taking the lead with Helpdesk incidents and managing to resolution
  • Creating, managing and implementing change requests within the environment
  • Investigating on-going problems to find solutions
  • Liaising directly with the customer to resolve issues
  • Reacting quickly to major and critical incidents and communicating directly with the customer
  • Technically assessing and reviewing change requests
  • Being part of an on-call rota for out-of-hours, 24 x 7 support
  • Developing scripts for build, deployment, maintenance and related tasks using common programming languages (primarily Python, Perl and Bash)
  • Creating environment provisioning solutions using puppet
  • Diagnosing in-depth technical issues and advising solutions/workarounds to the customer
  • Exposure to scripting languages such as Perl, Python, Bash and Ruby
  • TCP/IP network administration
  • Load balancing and caching technologies and solutions
  • Storage solutions (EMC/NetApp/HP)
  • Middleware knowledge (Tomcat/Jetty/Weblogic)
  • Virtualisation and cloud knowledge (VMWare/AWS/Azure)
  • Good communication skills
This role will provide you with an excellent opportunity to get your hands on some incredible technology within one of the most exiting industries to work in. Not only will you receive a clear progression plan, you will also get the chance to work with some of the best professionals in the market as well.

So, if you're interested in working for an industry leading business within a friendly culture that fosters communication and innovation, then this is the role for you.
If you are interested, please send your CV and salary requirements through to or give me a call on 01925 377 123 to discuss further.

Urgent role - please apply now!

Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, and we confirm that we will gladly accept applications from persons of any age for this role.
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