Hands-on Product Support Specialist (Linux) - Permanent - Staines

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Xact Placements Limited
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Hands-on Product Specialist (Linux) - Permanent - Staines

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Salary: £35,000 - £40,000

My client is a leader in dynamic targeted advertising software. They are looking for a Hands-on ProductSupportspecialistwith Linux expertise.

Job Description

My client is looking for someone that has the ability to fulfil a role that will draw on experience of working with Linux-based systems and that will give you experience in working with cutting edge workflows.

The successful candidate will work with their operations team in the roll-out and maintenance of their core software-as-a-service offering.

Specific duties will include:

  • Working with solution architects to implement the roll-out of dynamic software services for customers
  • Troubleshooting live production issues using standard Linux tools and scripting
  • Hardware/software migration
  • Customer site installation and support

Furthermore, you will have an opportunity to work be involved in customer projects assisting and supporting the on-boarding of customers onto my client’s dynamic platform.

Skills & Requirements

The ideal candidate should have:

  • At least 3 years experience in working with Linux (preferable CentOS/RHEL flavours)
  • Good working knowledge of shell scripting or other scripting languages such as PERL, Python, PHP
  • Competence in IP, HTTP, and DNS.
  • Experience with working systems with high availability
  • Experience with working with large scale web applications
  • An enthusiasm for investigating new technologies
  • An ability to express concepts clearly and concisely by email or verbally
  • Experience in working in a small team and being self-sufficient
  • They value core engineering skills and willingness to learn over specific domain knowledge.

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Please note that the terms 'Senior’ or 'Junior’ are used to demonstrate the qualifications and skills required for this role alongside the position of the vacancy within the client organisation and provides no reflection on the age of applicants being considered. Xact Placements Limited acts as a recruitment business and recruitment agency.