Systems Engineer, Devops Engineer, Linux Engineer

Digitech Resourcing Ltd
London (Greater)
10 Jan 2018
08 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Systems Engineer, Linux Systems Engineer, Devops Engineer- Linux, Ubuntu/ Debian - AWS and Puppet or any similar configuration tool.

There are now 2 new live positions.

## Prestigious Media Group ##

I am working with a large, Global, London based Media client who is one of the world's most high profile publishing groups in the world, they are looking for a number of Systems Engineers at various levels.

You should have a proven hands-on track record (at least 2/3 years) of providing operational systems engineering and support in a digital or web environment. A strong combination of OS, Scripting, Virtualisation, Automation and Networking knowledge within a web based scalable environment will be key to filling this role. The systems support team plays a pivotal role working with in-house development and application support teams to design, implement and support the technical infrastructure using a mixture of in-house, co-lo and cloud hosting environments to best achieve the current and future requirements of the digital business.

This is a unique and rewarding opportunity to be part of a key team within a business that is growing at an exponential rate. You will be tested but feel rewarded in joining a fast paced, rapid growth business.

Key responsibilities: Support of core website infrastructure Ensure designs and systems are configured to achieve maximum uptime, performance and scalability. Build in automated processes where possible. Foster good working relationships with Application Support, DevOps and Development teams and assisting these teams with their goals. Maintain good working relationships with our suppliers Project planning and scheduling.

Personal skills & attributes: Proactive, diligent and enthusiastic Ability to learn and adapt to new systems and technology Willingness and patience to help, advise and mentor staff with varied technical skills sets and to share knowledge Enjoys technology and keeps pace with emerging technology and trends Ability to multitask and prioritise accordingly

Technical Environment:- At least 3-5 years in a systems engineering support capacity in a digital/web industry. Linux (Ubuntu / Debian), some Solaris (10), Shell scripting, Kickstart build automation. Config management (Ansible/Puppet/Chef) Virtualisation - KVM/Xen. Cloud experience - AWS, VMWare. Monitoring and Instrumentation (Zabbix, Graphite) Networking skills - Good understanding & diagnostics (Firewall, Load balancing, DNS, LDAP, VLAN tagging, LACP, Cloud VPN/VPC) Desired Technical Experience Product knowledge - Zeus/Stingray, Jira, Git, Teamcity, Jenkins Messages queues (Active/Rabbit MQ) LXC and Docker DB technologies - Redis, Elastic Search, Oracle/MySql DB (Percona) DevOps principles (Continuous Integration and Deployment) Apache/Tomcat

A fantastic client and a fantastic opportunity with unrivalled onsite facilities.

This job was originally posted as